Tomatoes Tried To Kill Me But Banjos Saved My Life

Created by Keith Alessi — | Produced by Quivering Dendrites | Origin: Vancouver, Canada

  • 12 + fees
  • 60m
  • G


One of 18 worldwide ‘Best of’ shows selected to participate in the Fringe Encore series, Off-Broadway, at the historic Soho Playhouse in New York City in 2019. Sell-out run. Finalist for Offies OnComm award, Edinburgh, 2022. An inspirational true story about overcoming obstacles, pursuing passions and the healing power of music. A heartfelt passion project that began as an idea after a devastating life event caused Keith Alessi to think differently about his future. “Alessi’s inspirational and compelling tale will pluck at your heart strings, claw hammer style”~Rob Williams-Winnipeg Free Press

Click here for a legend on Content Warning Icons + Detailed Content Advice.
Mental Healthlatecommer

Content Notes: Mental Health references to depression.

This show doesn’t have a transcript or additional access information available. For more information about accessibility at the Ottawa Fringe Festival, you can check out the Access page which also outlines Accessible Show listings. Please click here

Please note that masks and proof of vaccination are required to attend all Ottawa Fringe Festival shows and events.