Tony Shalhoub & John Cariani in 'The Band's Visit'

October 9, 2017

A new musical called, The Band's Visit is now on Broadway. Previews started October 7th at the Ethel Barrymore Theater.

 

A few weeks ago, I attended a press preview where the cast performed three numbers from the show at the Strand Book store in Union Square. They served wine and hors d'oeuvres in a library. It was so lovely and intimate. Composer David Yazbek made some funny jokes to the crowd including one about Soupy Sales. I think I was the only one laughing. 

 

 

 

Before the show, I had the opportunity to interview John Cariani (who was Tony-nominated for his role as Nigel Bottom in Something Rotten! -- which was anything BUT!).  We even got a photo together.  I then had a few moments to interview Tony Shalhoub. This is his first musical! Here is my interview for Entertainment Tonight.

 

Please reload

Our Recent Posts

What We Learned at Stephen Schwartz's 70th Birthday Extravaganza

April 24, 2018

'Pretty Woman' is Coming to Broadway

February 25, 2018

Interviewing Lin-Manuel Miranda at BroadwayCon 2018

February 25, 2018

1/1
Please reload

Tags

Please reload

 
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • YouTube
  • LinkedIn

©2017 by Leigh Scheps. Proudly created with Wix.com