Buddy: One Last Night
BUDDY: One Last Night is a new One-Man Show about the one and only, former Mayor, Buddy Cianci. Written and Performed by Nick Albanese. As the audience, you get to spend one last night with Buddy, the night before he goes away on "vacation" back in the Fall of 2002. The famous Buddy Cianci shares with all his guests, stories about the highs and lows of his life and his career. Stories filled with Drama, Comedy and Providence Political History!
About Nick Albanese
A son of Sicilian immigrants, Nick Albanese has always been interested in theatre and acting and enjoyed making people laugh. In the 90s, Nick was a theatre major at Community College of Rhode Island and performed in a number of productions while he was there and also in the local Theatre scene. By the late 90s, he got involved with TV and Film. He also did Stand Up for close to a decade. In 2007, Nick made it on to national television by appearing in a few episodes of the SHOWTIME Series, BROTHERHOOD: Season 2 & 3, as Councilman Charlie Hacker. After being involved with TV and film for a few years, Nick wanted to return to his Theatre roots. By November of 2015 Nick debuted his One Man Play, THE LAST SICILIAN. It became a local hit with one sell-out after another! The Last Sicilian also won Best New Work at the 2016 MOTIF Theatre Awards in RI and had a two week run Off-Broadway in New York City in 2018! This success help him launch off Last Sicilian Productions, where he wrote and produced four more Plays between 2016-2020. The past 2 years during the pandemic, Nick has done a couple of film projects but he has now returned to the stage with a brand new one-man show called, BUDDY: One Last Night!