Winner of 10 2018 Tony Awards, including Best New Musical!
After a mix-up at the border, an Egyptian Police Band is sent to a remote village in the middle of the Israeli desert. With no bus until morning and no hotel in sight, these unlikely travelers are taken in by the locals. Under the spell of the desert sky, their lives become intertwined in the most unexpected ways.THE BAND’S VISIT celebrates the deeply human ways music, longing and laughter can connect us all.
Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek
Book by Itamar Moses
Based on the screenplay by Eran Kolirin
Album Produced by David Yazbek and Dean Sharenow
Music orchestrated by Jamshied Sharifi
Musical Director and Additional Arrangements: Andrea Grody