Thursday, July 19, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: From “Fire in Dreamland” to Summer Concerts by Mark Beech

The New York stage offers a lot of choice in new openings and one-off events this week for those wanting to be adventurous. The pick of performing arts in the Big Apple over the next seven d…

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Foo Fighters to Tracy Letts by Mark Beech

Topping New York performing arts this week, the award-winning writer Tracy Letts is back with an experimental play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” off Broadway.The Foo Fighters, Billy Joel and Bec…

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Radiohead to Ice Factory Festival by Mark Beech

New York has many short summer drama festivals starting up soon, led by the Ice Factory. Music on offer in the Big Apple this week runs from Radiohead through to Michael Tilson Thomas. There…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Grosses Analysis: Mean Girls and Angels in America Reach New Highs at Broadway Summer Box Office by Adam Hetrick

The Band’s Visit also continues its post-Tony Awards rebound at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Iceman,” Go-Go's and U2 by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see two acclaimed works on the New York stage. First there is Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh” Then there is “Dance Nation”: Clare Barron’s excel…

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Friday, June 22, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Goodbye “Three Tall Women”; Hello U2 by Mark Beech

New York says goodbye to one of the most garlanded Broadway shows this week. The Tony-winning “Three Tall Women” comes to an end. Meanwhile, Manhattan welcomes U2 for a run of shows at M…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tony Awards Aftermath, “Band’s Visit” to Harry Potter by Mark Beech

The days after the Tony Awards always see a rush of tickets for the prize-winning shows. Those at the forefront of the acclaimed Broadway ceremony this year were “The Band’s Visit,” …

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Welcome to Everywhere! David Yazbek's Tony-Nominated Musical The Band's Visit Will Tour North America by Ryan Gilbert

And we'll dance with them on a jasmine scented wind! The acclaimed new musical The Band's Visit, featuring a book by Itamar Moses and a score by David Yazbek, will launch a North Ame…

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Welcome to Everywhere! David Yazbeck's Tony-Nominated Musical The Band's Visit Will Tour North America by Ryan Gilbert

And we'll dance with them on a jasmine scented wind! The acclaimed new musical The Band's Visit, featuring a book by Itamar Moses and a score by David Yazbek, will launch a North Ame…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Music Theatre International acquires rights to ‘The Band’s Visit’ by Caitlin Huston

Music Theatre International has acquired the licensing rights to “The Band’s Visit.” The musical opened on at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway on Nov. 9, 2017, after…

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

CD Review: The Band's Visit by JK

I've been a fan of David Yazbek since his first Broadway score for The Full Monty.  I've loved every one of his subsequent scores, even the love-it-or-hate it Women on the Verge of…

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

That Time He Got Naked in Hair, Why Audiences Will Love Tootsie & More Takeaways from The Band's Visit Music Man David Yazbek on Show People by Broadway.com

After penning the scores to musicals like The Full Monty, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and now the widely acclaimed The Band's Visit, three-time Ton…

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Monday, April 2, 2018

The Band’s Visit: Something Different by Gerard Raymond

The Band’s Visit has all the makings of a Broadway hit. Having twice broken all-time box-office records at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, it is also widely considered a major contender for t…

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Baby Wants It All at 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    By Martha Wade Steketee   The musical Baby, with music by David Shire and lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr. opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in 1983 and ran for a total o…

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Saturday, March 10, 2018

Welcome to Nowhere! Exclusive Photos of Joel Grey at The Band's Visit by Lindsey Sullivan

David Yazbek and Itamar Moses' The Band's Visit has been drumming up a great deal of Broadway buzz this season. Tony winner Joel Grey attended a performance of the moving production …

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Friday, March 9, 2018

This Hit Musical Is Breaking New Ground For Middle Eastern Representation

From left: Iris (Kristen Sieh), Itzik (John Cariani), Simon (Alok Tewari), Avrum (Andrew Polk), and Camal (George Abud). Matthew Murphy Years before she was in The Band’s Visit …

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

It's 1994 All Over Again by JK

Broadway loves repeating itself - nearly back to back revivals of The Glass Menagerie, and the so-soon-after-the original-closed production of Into the Woods, and the every-few-years return …

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Tony Shalhoub Takes Hiatus From The Band’s Visit; Dariush Kashani to Step In by Ryan McPhee

The musical continues to play Broadway’s Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

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REVIEW: The Band's Visit by JK

Review of the Saturday, February 24, 2018 matinee performance at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in New York City.  Starring Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub, John Cariani,  Ari'el Stachel,…

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Friday, February 23, 2018

See Katrina Lenk & the Cast of The Band's Visit Celebrate Their Cast Album Release by Lindsey Sullivan

This is music to our ears! The Band's Visit celebrated its official cast album release at the 86th Street Barnes & Noble in New York City on February 23. As previously announced…

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The Band's Visit Completes 100 Performances on Broadway by Eric King

The Broadway company of The Band’s Visit has been waiting for this special milestone. February 6 marked 100 performances for the buzzy, lauded production of the movie-turned-music…

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See Tony Shalhoub, Katrina Lenk, and the Cast of The Band’s Visit Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Hannah Vine

David Yazbek and Itamar Moses’ new musical celebrated a milestone at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre February 6.

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

The triumphs and challenges of bringing ‘The Band’s Visit’ to Broadway by Caitlin Huston

“The Band’s Visit” has already been lauded as the best musical of the season by scores of reviewers. The show has been selling out the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, with grosses hovering ar…

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Ari’el Stachel, Rising With ‘The Band’s Visit’, Signs With Authentic Management by Jeremy Gerard

Ari’el Stachel, whose plaintive rendering of  “Haled’s Song About Love” is one of the only great numbers in The Band’s Visit that’s not sung by Katrina L…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

David Yazbek & Itamar Moses to Chat THE BAND'S VISIT on THEATER TALK This Week by BroadwayWorld

An all-new THEATER TALK explores the evolution of Broadway's rapturously received new musical, The Band's Visit, now at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, with its creators, songwriter David Yazbe…

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Broadway Theater Review: The Band's Visit TOP PICK by Lauren Yarger

The Band's Visit Music and Lyrics by David YazbekBook by Itamar Moses, based on the film by Eran KolirinChoreographed by Patrick McCollumDirected by David CromerEthel Barrymore Theatre …

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Monday, November 20, 2017

Photo Flash: Go Inside the Recording Studio with Tony Shalhoub, Katrina Lenk and the Cast of THE BAND'S VISIT by BroadwayWorld

Below, BroadwayWorld has photos inside the studio for the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the critically acclaimed new Broadway musical THE BAND'S VISIT. Now playing at the Ethel Barrymo…

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Egyptians & Israelis: The Band’s Visit by Cogency

The Band’s Visit. Music & lyrics by David Yazbeck, book by Itamar Moses. Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York   The Band’s Visit feels more like an immersive experience than y…

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New Block of Tickets for THE BAND'S VISIT Go Onsale Today! by BroadwayWorld

Producers announced today that a new block of tickets for the The Best Musical Of The Year Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal, The Band's Visit will go on sale on Monday, November 20,…

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New Block of Tickets Now Available for THE BAND'S VISIT Through September 2018 by BroadwayWorld

Producers announced today that a new block of tickets for the The Best Musical Of The Year Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal, The Band's Visit will go on sale on Monday, November 20,…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Band’s Visit – Sheer Delight by Sandi Durell

    By Sandi Durell    The transfer of The Band’s Visit from off Broadway’s Atlantic Theater Company to Broadway’s Ethel Barrymore Theatre, hasn’t tarnished the sheer bri…

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