Maria sits in the witness box of an old style courtroom, accused of the murder of her husband Vincenzo, whom she allegedly mutilated with a cake knife, corn holder and Cuisinart. At first she denies guilt but then admits that she was driven to murder because of his insistence on leaving the toilet seat up.
Burnt Toast won two 2006 Gemini Awards – for Best Photography in a Comedy, Variety or Performing Arts Program or Series; and for Best Sound in a Comedy, Variety, or Performing Arts Program or Series. I sing the role of the Prosecutor as played by Maurice Dean Wint.
Larry Weinstein, Director; Dan Redican, Librettist; Alexina Louie, Composer; Alex Pauk, Conductor; David Franco, Director of PhotographyDavid New, Editor; Esprit Orchestra; Ann Monoyios, Peter McGillivray, Vocals; Cathy Jones, Joel Katz, Martin Houtman, Maurice Dean Wint, Performers; Jessica Daniel, Producer; Larry Weinstein, Producer; Matt Hornburg, Producer; marblemedia, Rhombus Media Inc