The Broadway transfer of The Band’s Visit will offer a limited number of rush tickets for every performance, beginning with its October 7 start at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.
Twenty $40 rush tickets will be made available for each performance on the day of, in person and on a first-come, first-served basis at the Barrymore box office. There is a limit of two tickets per person.
Opening night for the David Yazbek and Itamar Moses musical is set for November 9.
Directed by David Cromer and based on the 2007 film of the same name, The Band’s Visit follows an Egyptian police band after they are accidentally sent to a remote village in the middle of the Israeli desert. Seemingly stranded, the group is taken in by a small community of locals.
The cast features Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub, John Cariani, Ari'el Stachel, George Abud, Etai Benson, Adam Kantor, Andrew Polk, Bill Army, Rachel Prather, Jonathan Raviv, Sharone Sayegh, Kristen Sieh, Alok Tewari, Pomme Koch, Madison Micucci, and James Rana. Many reprise their performances from the 2016 world premiere at Off-Broadway’s Atlantic Theater Company.