Italia 'n' Caledonia
Mike Maran Productions.
By Mike Maran and Philip Contini with music by David Vernon (accordion). The joyful, tearful, and hugely successful heart-warming story about Alfonso Crolla, founder of Valvona & Crolla, and the Italian community in Scotland. Meraviglioso! All ages.
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Reviews & features
Italia ’n’ Caledonia23 Aug 2010
Unpretentious tales of the family history behind Valvona and Crolla
Two amiable old boys (Mike Maran and Philip Contini) sing and gag their way through the history of the families that formed Edinburgh culinary institution Valvona and Crolla. Along the way we hear of their struggling starts as entrepreneurial emigrants…