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Bio:
Sharone Sayegh is honored to be bringing The Band's Visit to Broadway. As an actor of Israeli/Iraqi descent, it's incredibly exciting to bring this new Middle Eastern musical to life. Broadway: Mamma Mia! Off-Broadway: Anna in The Band's Visit (Atlantic Theater Co, World Premiere), title role in ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Sharone Sayegh is honored to be bringing The Band's Visit to Broadway. As an actor of Israeli/Iraqi descent, it's incredibly exciting to bring this new Middle Eastern musical to life. Broadway: Mamma Mia! Off-Broadway: Anna in The Band's Visit (Atlantic Theater Co, World Premiere), title role in ... (read complete bio)
Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and THE BAND'S VISIT Cast to Present Scenes by John Caria Photo Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and THE BAND'S VISIT Cast to Present Scenes by John Cariani Benefitting Wintergreen Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Members of the original Broadway cast of the 10-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit-including Tony Award winners Katrina Lenk and Tony Shalhoub-will come together for a one-night-only benefit presentation of THE BAND VISITS CARIANI, an evening of scenes from John Cariani's plays. Tony & Olivier Award nominee Moritz Von Stuelpnagel (Hand To God,Present Laughter, Bernhardt/Hamlet) will direct. All proceeds will benefit the Wintergreen Arts Center, in Cariani's hometown of Presque Isle, Maine, which offers arts programs to children and adults in rural northern Maine.

Photo Coverage: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Wins With Post-Show Jam Outside the  Photo Photo Coverage: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Wins With Post-Show Jam Outside the Theatre
by Walter McBride - Jun 13, 2018

Last night, the Alexandria Ceremonial Police Band of the The Band's Visit took to the stage door for a celebratory post-show jam session to celebrate the show's 10 Tonys including Best Musical. BroadwayWorld got to catch the exciting concert, and you can check out photos below!

Photo Coverage: LuPone, Lenk, and Butz Help Celebrate the Unveiling of David Yazbek's Photo Photo Coverage: LuPone, Lenk, and Butz Help Celebrate the Unveiling of David Yazbek's Portrait at Sardi's
by Walter McBride - Jun 8, 2018

David Yazbek has received a portrait at Sardi's! BroadwayWorld attended the unveiling of the portrait, yesterday. Check out photos from the exciting event below!

THE BAND'S VISIT to Launch Tour in 2019; New Block of Broadway Tickets on Sale Now Photo THE BAND'S VISIT to Launch Tour in 2019; New Block of Broadway Tickets on Sale Now
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018

The North American Tour of The Band's Visit will launch in Providence, Rhode Island in June 2019. Exact dates and additional cities will be announced at a later date. The show's producers also announced today that a new block of tickets for The Band's Visit are now on sale through Sunday, February 17, 2019.

VIDEO: Watch Tony Nominees Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub & the Cast of THE BAND'S VISIT Photo VIDEO: Watch Tony Nominees Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub & the Cast of THE BAND'S VISIT Perform for NPR's Tiny Desk Series!
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2018

The Band's Visit recently made a visit of their own to NPR's Tiny Desk series. Watch below as the cast and company perform music from the Tony-Award Nominated new musical!

Photo Coverage: The NYPD Band Visits THE BAND'S VISIT Photo Photo Coverage: The NYPD Band Visits THE BAND'S VISIT
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - May 10, 2018

Last night, the company of The Band's Visit (including Tony Award nominees Katrina Lenk and Ari'el Stachel), and the musical's on stage Alexandria Ceremonial Police Orchestra (George Abud, Ossama Farouk, Sam Sadigursky, Harvey Valdesand Garo Yellin) invited the real life NYPD Ceremonial Police Band (under the direction of Lieutenant Tony Giorgio). The band attended the performance, and then joined in on stage to play a song together.

Photo Flash: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates 200 Performances and Umm Kulthum's Birthday Photo Photo Flash: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates 200 Performances and Umm Kulthum's Birthday
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

THE BAND'S VISIT plays its 200th Broadway performance on Friday, May 4, 2018, which would have been Umm Kulthum's 114th Birthday. Check out photos from the celebration below!

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of the Tony Nominated Hit THE BAND'S VISIT Perform On THE TODAY Photo VIDEO: Watch the Cast of the Tony Nominated Hit THE BAND'S VISIT Perform On THE TODAY SHOW
by TV News Desk - May 1, 2018

Kicking The Today's Show 'Best of Broadway' week, actors Tony Shalhoub and Katrina Lenk get the news live on TODAY that they have been Tony-nominated for the musical 'The Band's Visit,' along with the show itself. Watch the cast perform a song from the production, 'Answer Me.'

Cast and Creative of THE BAND'S VISIT React To Their Tony Award Nominations Photo Cast and Creative of THE BAND'S VISIT React To Their Tony Award Nominations
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2018

BroadwayWorld has been checking in with Tony Award nominees all morning! We caught up with the nominated cast of The Band's Visit on Broadway to get their first reactions at being up for Tony Awards this season.

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Bringing the Band to Broadway- How THE BAND'S VISIT Bec Photo Backstage with Richard Ridge: Bringing the Band to Broadway- How THE BAND'S VISIT Became a Bonafide Hit!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Apr 28, 2018

What makes a hit Broadway musical? Not even the pros really know, as the cast and creative team of The Band's Visit proved in a recent conversation with Richard Ridge. 

DVR Alert: THE BAND'S VISIT to Kick Off Broadway Week on the TODAY Show Photo DVR Alert: THE BAND'S VISIT to Kick Off Broadway Week on the TODAY Show
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 23, 2018

It was revealed on Twitter tonight that the cast of The Bands Visit will stop by the TODAY show this week for a special performance from the show and kicking off Broadway Week on the morning show, beginning Tuesday, May 1.

Sharone Sayegh & Raymond J. Lee Bring PROJECT BROADWAY to Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Sharone Sayegh & Raymond J. Lee Bring PROJECT BROADWAY to Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Sharone Sayegh and Raymond J. Lee in "Project Broadway: The Unconventional Materials Challenge" on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 9:30pm. Sharone and Ray met dancing in wet suits and spandex sparkles in the Broadway production of Mamma Mia! and are excited to team up for their first duo show at Feinstein's/54 Below. Taking a cue from "Project Runway," Sharone and Ray will present an evening of Unconventional Materials as they tackle nontraditional casting roles and partner up on a few exciting pop selections, with musical direction by Steven Jamail.

Feinstein's/54 Below Announces Duo Shows Summer Series, Featuring Christine Ebersole, Photo Feinstein's/54 Below Announces Duo Shows Summer Series, Featuring Christine Ebersole, Marin Mazzie, and Many More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

Duo Shows At 54! is a summer series at FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW celebrating the special collaboration of two artists brought together, curated by Creative and Programming Director Jennifer Ashley Tepper. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/series/duo-shows-at-54 or call (646) 476-3551.

Last Chance To See NIMBUS At BAM! Photo Last Chance To See NIMBUS At BAM!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2018

Nimbus Dance Works returns to the Brooklyn Academy of Music: BAM Fisher, April 21-22, 2018 featuring the World Premiere of Samuel Pott's Esther, an edgy interpretation of the complex First Testament heroine, Esther, whose rise to power entangles themes of feminism, tribalism, and seduction. Esther is performed with live music by the fiercely adventurous Brooklyn Indie-Rock band, Sky-Pony, led by Tony-nominated lead singer Lauren Worsham (Drama Desk Award winner and Tony Award nominee) and musician/writer Kyle Jarrow (Obie Award winner). Nimbus also presents World Premieres by Darshan Singh Bhuller (former Artistic Director of London's Phoenix Dance Theater and choreographer of Mapping, acclaimed work from recent Nimbus seasons), and Vernard Gilmore (renowned dancer with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater).

BWW Invite: Join the Audience for a Live Conversation with the Cast and Creators of T Photo BWW Invite: Join the Audience for a Live Conversation with the Cast and Creators of THE BAND'S VISIT!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018

SAG-AFTRA Foundation and BroadwayWorld have partnered for a filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen.

VIDEO: THE BAND'S VISIT Stars Sing for Artists For World Peace Photo VIDEO: THE BAND'S VISIT Stars Sing for Artists For World Peace
by Stage Tube - Mar 16, 2018

Artists for World Peace, a nonprofit organization, recently hosted its 7th annual Broadway event at The Cutting Room. The show was produced by Broadway's own Sharone Sayegh and Wendy Black-Nasta, the founder of AFWP. Among the performers were stars of the Broadway hit THE BAND'S VISIT. Watch below to see the cast sing for world peace!

THE BAND'S VISIT Launches Digital Lottery Today Photo THE BAND'S VISIT Launches Digital Lottery Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2018

The hit new Broadway musical THE BAND'S VISIT will launch a digital lottery on Friday, March 16, 2018, making a limited number of $40 tickets available for all performances at www.thebandsvisitlottery.com.

DVR Alert: David Yazbek Will Talk THE BAND'S VISIT with Christiane Amanpour Tonight o Photo DVR Alert: David Yazbek Will Talk THE BAND'S VISIT with Christiane Amanpour Tonight on CNN and PBS
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2018

Set your DVRs, fans of The Band's Visit! David Yazbek will appear on Christiane Amanpour's show, 'Amanpour,' to discuss the musical.

Dariush Kashani to Take Over the Role of Tewfiq in THE BAND'S VISIT, Tony Shalhoub to Photo Dariush Kashani to Take Over the Role of Tewfiq in THE BAND'S VISIT, Tony Shalhoub to Return for Select Performances in May
by Julie Musbach - Feb 28, 2018

Producers announced today Obie Award Winner Dariush Kashani (Oslo) will join the best reviewed Broadway show of the season, THE BAND'S VISIT, as 'Tewfiq' on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

VIDEO: David Yazbek Performs A Song From THE BAND'S VISIT at TEDxBroadway Photo VIDEO: David Yazbek Performs A Song From THE BAND'S VISIT at TEDxBroadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 27, 2018

This afternoon at TEDxBroadway, composer David Yazbek took to the stage to perform a number from his current hit Broadway musical, The Band's Visit. Check out the video below to see David put his own spin on 'Haled's Song About Love' for an excited crowd.

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