ELIZABETH TURNER (Book Music and Lyrics) Also performs the role of Elizabetta. Favorite performances include: Disney Live! (Int. tour), Norwegian Cruise Lines, Carnival Cruise Lines, Ogunquit Playhouse, RWS, Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, Texas Family Musicals, Amore Opera, NY Lyric Opera, Opera Viva and Regina Opera. Has served as Director with the Queens Theatre, Brooklyn Arts Council, 92Y, Long Lake Camp for the Arts, TADA! Youth Theatre.

M.M. and B.M. in Vocal Performance Berklee College of Music. Composition awards: 1stplace Hampton Beach Talent Show, 1stplace Buñol Symphonic Wind Band Competition. EMC/SAG-AFTRA/BMI.  A Big Grazie to everyone who has helped bring Ciao Bambinoto life, especially to fiancé Andreas Häberlin, for bringing a happy ending to this musical! “She said yes!”

ANDREAS HÄBERLIN (Music Director, Orchestrator) Favorite performances include: Courtyard Hereford, Liverpool Empire, Unity Theatre, UK, Schauspielhaus Zürich. Music copyist for David Foster, Barbra Streisand, Michael Bublé, and Snarky Puppy. Company pianist at Cobble Hill Ballet.

M.M. Berklee College of Music (Film Scoring), B.M. Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (Performance), B.M. Zurich University of the Arts (Composition).

Music director for the Queens Theatre, Long Lake Camp for the Arts. Sound designer for AIR Music Technology. Endorsed by Waves Audio. Recipient of the Swiss Composer Grant.

VINCENT PELLIGRINO (Director) is an NYC based performer, musician, director, and teacher. Originally from Michigan; B.A. Theatre Wisconsin Lutheran College, MFA- Acting from West Virginia University.

Regional theatre credits include Greenbrier Valley Theatre (Chicago), Meadowbrook Theatre (A Christmas Carol), Midtown Arts Center (Mary Poppins), Broward Stage Door (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels/The Producers), and RWS Entertainment Group. Vincent directed the 2018 production of Ciao Bambino at the 13thStreet Repertory Theatre.


2019: Concert presentation at Opera America, NYC

2018: Musical Workshop at 13th street Repertory Theatre (New York)

2016: Awarded “Best Staged Reading” at Midtown International Theater Festival (New York)

M.M Thesis dissertation at Berklee College of Music

2013: Ciao Bambino EP released on music platforms