His shows in Toronto sold out in nine minutes, both his comedy albums reached number one; tens of thousands of Italo Canadians saw the man the press has labelled as ‘The Italian Seinfeld’ perform his amazing routines, he met the Prime Minister; he appeared on almost every national and local television and radio show in the country and above all made millions of people laugh. This is Joe Avati in Canada.
Filmed during his historic sell out Canadian tour of 2001 ‘Joe Avati Live in Canada’ features some of his best material captured live on stage recorded for television broadcast. You will cry with laughter as you reminisce and visualise his amazing routines taking you on a journey back in time reminding you of what it is like to be an Italian.
It also features behind the scenes footage never before seen by the general public and includes interviews with members of Joe’s family and now famous Grandparents as well as the popular ‘Nonno’s Car Accident’, the long awaited sequel to it and his hit song ‘Maria Maria’, which for the first time, is made available to the public in this DVD. It also features bonus material exclusive to this DVD including photographs, interviews, live footage and an in depth look at Joe Avati.