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THE BAND'S VISIT Welcomes Brandon Uranowitz to Nowhere, Replacing John CarianiTHE BAND'S VISIT Welcomes Brandon Uranowitz to Nowhere, Replacing John Cariani
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Two-time Tony Award nominee Brandon Uranowitz will join the cast of THE BAND'S VISIT as 'Itzik.' Uranowitz will begin performances in The Band's Visit on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. (more...)
No More Waiting! THE BAND'S VISIT Recoups on BroadwayNo More Waiting! THE BAND'S VISIT Recoups on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - September 10, 2018

Tony Award-winning Best Musical, THE BAND'S VISIT has recouped its $8.75 million capitalization on Broadway. The new musical began performances on October 7, 2017 and officially opened on November 9, 2017 on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street). (more...)
Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and THE BAND'S VISIT Cast to Present Scenes by John Cariani Benefitting Wintergreen Arts CenterKatrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and THE BAND'S VISIT Cast to Present Scenes by John Cariani Benefitting Wintergreen Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - September 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. (more...)
BWW Review: Israeli Star Sasson Gabay Revisits His Film Role in Broadway's THE BAND'S VISITBWW Review: Israeli Star Sasson Gabay Revisits His Film Role in Broadway's THE BAND'S VISIT
by Michael Dale - August 7, 2018

The last time an actor appeared in a Broadway musical playing a role he had previously essayed on film, it was 1983, when Anthony Quinn opened in the revival of ZORBA. Sharing that unusual distinction with him now is Israeli actor Sasson Gabay who has taken over as leading man of this past season's 10-time Tony winning musical, THE BAND'S VISIT. (more...)
BWW TV: He's Back in the Band! Sasson Gabay Celebrates His Broadway Debut in THE BAND'S VISITBWW TV: He's Back in the Band! Sasson Gabay Celebrates His Broadway Debut in THE BAND'S VISIT
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 30, 2018

Earlier this week, the 10-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit, welcomed award-winning Israeli actor Sasson Gabay to the company in his Broadway debut. Gabay reprises the character he created in the 2007 film on which the musical is based. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Sasson Gabay Takes His First Bow in THE BAND'S VISITPhoto Coverage: Sasson Gabay Takes His First Bow in THE BAND'S VISIT
by Walter McBride - June 27, 2018

The 10-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit, welcomes award-winning Israeli actor Sasson Gabay to the company in his Broadway debut this week! Gabay reprises the character he created in the 2007 film on which the musical is based. (more...)
Photo Flash: Sasson Gabay Joins THE BAND'S VISIT Today; New Block of Tickets ReleasedPhoto Flash: Sasson Gabay Joins THE BAND'S VISIT Today; New Block of Tickets Released
by BWW News Desk - June 26, 2018

The 10-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit, welcomes award-winning Israeli actor Sasson Gabay to the company in his Broadway debut. Starting Tuesday, June 26 Gabay will reprise the character he created in the 2007 film on which the musical is based. (more...)
The Actors Fund and Jacob Burns Film Center Will Screen THE BAND'S VISIT Film, Followed By a Q&A With the Broadway CreativesThe Actors Fund and Jacob Burns Film Center Will Screen THE BAND'S VISIT Film, Followed By a Q&A With the Broadway Creatives
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2018

The Actors Fund announces today a special screening of the 2007 film The Band's Visit, in partnership with the Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC) as part of their ongoing film series, "Life on the Stage: Conversation and Film." The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the creative team of the 10-time Tony Award-winning musical adaptation. (more...)
Did You Know? Fun Facts About Best Musical Winner, THE BAND'S VISIT!Did You Know? Fun Facts About Best Musical Winner, THE BAND'S VISIT!
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2018

The Band's Visit was the big winner at the 72nd Annual Tony Awards on Sunday night. Not only did the show sweep the ceremony with ten wins, but it found a place in history with some of Broadway's most awarded musicals. Did you know... (more...)
Photo Coverage: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Wins With Post-Show Jam Outside the TheatrePhoto Coverage: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Wins With Post-Show Jam Outside the Theatre
by Walter McBride - June 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! (more...)
VIDEO: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Sweep with Stage Door Concert!VIDEO: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates Tony Sweep with Stage Door Concert!
by Stage Tube - June 12, 2018

This evening, the Alexandria Ceremonial Police Band of the The Band's Visit took to their stage door for a celebratory concert following their first performance after taking home ten Tonys including Best Musical on Sunday night. Check out video of the performance here! (more...)
Breaking: Original Film Star Sasson Gabai will Join THE BAND'S VISIT on Broadway as Tewfiq this MonthBreaking: Original Film Star Sasson Gabai will Join THE BAND'S VISIT on Broadway as Tewfiq this Month
by BWW News Desk - June 11, 2018

It was quite the eventful night for THE BAND'S VISIT. The show won Tonys in 10 of the 11 categories for which it was nominated, including the biggest prize of the evening, Best Musical. However, trophies weren't the only things to be excited about, as in the press room a long wafting rumor was confirmed as we learned that Israeli actor Sasson Gabai would be taking over the role that won Tony Shalhoub a Tony award beginning on June 26. (more...)
Photo Coverage: LuPone, Lenk, and Butz Help Celebrate the Unveiling of David Yazbek's Portrait at Sardi'sPhoto Coverage: LuPone, Lenk, and Butz Help Celebrate the Unveiling of David Yazbek's Portrait at Sardi's
by Walter McBride - June 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! (more...)
VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 27- David Yazbek's THE FULL MONTY Bares All at the 2001 Tonys!VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 27- David Yazbek's THE FULL MONTY Bares All at the 2001 Tonys!
by Alexa Criscitiello - June 7, 2018

On Day 27 of 30 Days of Tony, we're flashing back to the first Tony appearance by The Band's Visit composer (and nominee for Best Original Score) David Yazbeck with his revealing musical adaptation of The Full Monty! (more...)
THE BAND'S VISIT to Launch Tour in 2019; New Block of Broadway Tickets on Sale NowTHE 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. (more...)
Something Different! MTI to License THE BAND'S VISITSomething Different! MTI to License THE BAND'S VISIT
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

It may be true that in love and music, all is fair, but having a legal license helps! Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured licensing rights to the Broadway hit, The Band's Visit. (more...)
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Katrina LenkWATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Katrina Lenk
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 4, 2018

Watch below as Katrina tells us all about want this nomination means to her, how she's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more! (more...)
BWW Exclusive: THE BAND'S VISIT Takes DC! Go Behind the Scenes of the Cast's Trip to the Tiny Desk!BWW Exclusive: THE BAND'S VISIT Takes DC! Go Behind the Scenes of the Cast's Trip to the Tiny Desk!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2018

Just yesterday The Band's Visit made history as the first Broadway cast to perform for NPR's Tiny Desk series. Click here to watch Tony nominees Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and more perform selections from the show. Below, we're excited to bring you an exclusive behind the scenes look at the cast's trip from Broadway to DC and back! (more...)
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Ari'el StachelWATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Ari'el Stachel
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 6, 2018

Watch below as Ari'el tells us all about want this nomination means to him, how he's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more! (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Tony Nominees Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub & the Cast of THE BAND'S VISIT Perform for NPR's Tiny Desk Series!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! (more...)
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: David CromerWATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: David Cromer
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2018

Watch below as David tells us all about want this nomination means to him, how he's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more! (more...)
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Itamar Moses and David YazbekWATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Itamar Moses and David Yazbek
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2018

Watch below as Itamar and David tell us all about want this nomination means to them, how they're preparing for the Tonys, and so much more! (more...)
Photo Coverage: The NYPD Band Visits THE BAND'S VISITPhoto 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. (more...)
Photo Flash: THE BAND'S VISIT Celebrates 200 Performances and Umm Kulthum's BirthdayPhoto 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! (more...)
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of the Tony Nominated Hit THE BAND'S VISIT Perform On THE TODAY SHOWVIDEO: 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.' (more...)

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