Dean Dafis
(© Tristan Fuge)
Dean Dafis
(© Tristan Fuge)
On Wednesday, September 1, Teresa Giudice, Ashley Holmes, Jacqueline Laurita, Caroline Manzo and Lauren Manzo, from the Bravo reality series The Real Housewives of New Jersey, temporarily joined the Off-Broadway cast of Anthony Wilkinson's comedy My Big Gay Italian Wedding. They will appear in the show through September 4, and then return to the production, October 20-23.

Dina Manzo, one of the stars of seasons one and two of The Real Housewives of New Jersey and a producer of My Big Gay Italian Wedding, spoke after the show about the portion of the proceeds raised from tickets sales for these special performances that will benefit Marriage Equality New York. She was joined on-stage by Marriage Equality New York's Volunteer Director, Dean Dafis.

The production currently features Daniel Robinson, Anthony J. Wilkinson, Bryan Anthony, Tricia Burns, Eric Carpenter, Brett Douglas, Liz Gerecitano, Leah Gerstel, Randi Kaplan, Chad Kessler, Kevin McIntyre, Carla-Marie Mercun, Erik Ransom, Meagan Robar, Joe Scanio, and Adam Zelasko.

For more information about the show, click here.

Lauren Manzo, Ashley Holmes, Teresa Giudice, Jacqueline Laurita, Caroline Manzo, and Dina Manzo
with My Big Gay Italian Wedding stars Daniel Robinson and Anthony J. Wilkinson
(© Tristan Fuge)
Lauren Manzo, Ashley Holmes, Teresa Giudice, Jacqueline Laurita, Caroline Manzo, and Dina Manzo
with My Big Gay Italian Wedding stars Daniel Robinson and Anthony J. Wilkinson
(© Tristan Fuge)