THE VIVINO FAMILY
If you don’t personally know the talented “Vivino Family” you most definitely have heard or seen them perform. Collectively their resumes read like a WHO’S WHO in showbiz!
The Vivino brothers Floyd, Jerry and Jimmy have been seen and heard sharing the spotlight in cinema, stage, radio and TV with the likes of Robin Williams, Howard Stern, Frankie Valli, Tony Bennett, Keely Smith, Slash, Johnny Mathis, Bon Jovi, Laura Nyro, Phoebe Snow and Bruce Springsteen to name a few.
Floyd of course has been everybody’s favorite Uncle since 1980 with his long running, cult following, adult kiddie TV show… THE UNCLE FLOYD SHOW! Since the late 1970’s saxophonist Jerry and guitarist Jimmy have shared the stage and recorded with a wealth of rock, Blues, jazz and pop stars including a 26 year run on TV with Conan O’Brien.
The Vivino sister’s, Donna, Natalia and Antonia are the daughters. Older sister Donna made her mark at the tender age of 7. She originated the role of young Cosette in the Broadway show Les Miserables. What followed? Countless TV commercials, jingle dates, movies and of course stage. Hairspray, Fame Becomes Me, Cats, Guys and Dolls, Stars of David and Elphaba in Wicked! If you want more Google Donna Vivino. Too much to list! Middle sister Natalia and youngest sister Antonia are rising stars! They are following in the footsteps of Donna. Natalia 16 was nominated for a Los Angeles Ovation Award for her role as Yonna in Children of Eden. Natalia, like her sister Donna performed as Elphaba in the national tour of Wicked! Natalia is currently touring Europe performing the music of Tim Rice. They say good things come in little packages well, Antonia Vivino the youngest sister is a true triple threat. She is a highly skilled singer, actress and dancer. At only 24 years old she has been working on stage and film since she graduated high school. At 18 she was featured in the seasonal national tour of Cathy Rigby’s Christmas Show Rudolph. Then she was a swing covering 7 different roles in the Disney Hyperion Theaters production of Frozen. If that wasn’t enough she starred as Eleven in Los Angeles stage presentation of Netflix’s Stranger Things. Footloose at The Rev followed. So we have Donna, Natalia and Antonia…DNA…Check out the girls CD THE VIVINO SISTERS DNA available on Amazon, Spotify, Apple Music, etc. etc. etc.
In closing we hope to see you and yours May 7th at Cove Castle!