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6 August, 2022

Big Italian wedding set for Mareeba

THE Mareeba Theatre Group will be bringing their sold-out wedding production to Mareeba in November, replacing of groups annual end of year performance.


Mareeba Theatre Group performers in the premiere of Shezza and Leo Get Married at The Benson Hotel in Cairns last Thursday. Pictured is the bride and groom with their parents.

 Shezza and Leo Get Married, directed by veteran thespian Ida Portella, is due to be hosted at the Mareeba International Club on 18-19 November. 

Christening the inaugural Cairns Italian Festival last week, the three-day performance sold out to a mix of Cairns audiences within three weeks. 

“We have always intended on bringing the show to Mareeba but I just didn’t want to take away from the fact that we opened the Cairns Italian Festival,” Ms Portella said.

The bridemaids – Tatiana Cazaly, Silvana Bellagamba and Tracy James.
Shezza and Leo get married, directed by Ida Portella

“There was no way we would not be bringing this performance to Mareeba.”

Tickets will be available through Trybooking in the coming weeks or through Ida directly, you can contact her when the tickets go on sale on 0439 545 433.

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