Cast of The Band’s Visit; Photo by T Charles Erickson. Skyline by Aja M Jackson.
Co-presented by The Huntington & SpeakEasy Stage Company Music & Lyrics by David Yazbek Book by Itamar Moses Based on the screenplay by Eran Kolirin Directed by Paul Daigneault Choreography by Daniel Pelzig Music Direction by José Delgado Dramaturgy by Vahdat Yeganeh Intimacy consultation by Kayleigh Kane
BOSTON, Mass. — The Band’s Visit is an adaptation of a 2007 movie of the same name by Eran Kolirin. The Alexandria Ceremonial Police Orchestra travels from Egypt to Israel to celebrate the opening of a cultural center. They arrive in a small town in the Negev Desert to find they are in the wrong place, there are no more buses, and no hotels. Continue reading →
teve Gagliastro (as Harold Nichols), Nick Sulfaro (as Malcolm MacGregor), Michael Timothy Howell (as Jerry Lukowski), Corey Jackson (as Dave Bukatinsky), Andrew Oberstein (as Ethan Girard), David L. Jiles, Jr. (as Noah "Horse" T. Simmons); photo credit: Carla Donaghey