Tomatoes Tried to Kill Me but Banjos Saved My Life

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CaroleW Productions presents 
Tomatoes Tried to Kill me but Banjos Saved my Life 
Performed by Keith Alessi
Directed by Erika Conway

A joke tellin’, banjo playin’, heart healin’ experience

Originating in North America, this inspirational true story of overcoming obstacles, pursuing passions, and the healing power of music has delighted international audiences.  This is an exclusive North East tour following a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe and Soho Playhouse in New York.

“A heart-warming show which is much needed at present.” British Theatre Guide

“Alessi’s inspirational and compelling tale will pluck at your heartstrings, clawhammer style.” ***** Stars Winnipeg Free Press

“Funny, inspiring, touching, and infused with gentle warmth.” The Munro Review

Running time: Approx 2 hours including interval and Q&A session.

Photo credit: Erika Conway

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