Fiddler on the Roof To Hold A Special Father/Daughter Talkback with Tevye and His Daughters Following Performance On December 15th
THE 2016 BROADWAY CAST RECORDING OF FIDDLER ON THE ROOF RECEIVED A GRAMMY AWARD NOMINATION FOR ‘BEST MUSICAL THEATER ALBUM’. THE CAST ALBUM FEATURES SPECIAL BONUS TRACKS, INCLUDING ONE BY 16 TIME GRAMMY AWARD WINNER ITZHAK PERLMAN.
(New York, NY) Next Thursday, December 15th, bring your dad or daughter to come see Fiddler on the Roof, and stay afterwards for a special post-show talkback with Tevye (Danny Burstein) and his daughters (Alexandra Silber, Samantha Massell, Jenny Rose Baker and Nerghiz Sarki). All ages are welcome! Come enjoy a special night full of tradition, love, and, of course, family, with the stars of Fiddler on the Roof before they take their final bow on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 2:00 p.m,
Tickets are on sale online via Telecharge.com, by phone at (212) 239-6200, and in-person at The Broadway Theatre Box Office (1681 Broadway, at 53rd Street).
Additionally, Producers of the current revival of Fiddler on the Roof, are thrilled about their recent Grammy Award nomination for the 2016 Broadway Cast recording in the category of ‘Best Musical Theater Album’. The album was produced by David Lai, Ted Sperling and Louise Gund, and released by the Broadway Records label. Fiddler on the Roof has only been nominated for a Grammy Award once before, which was in 1965 for its Original Broadway Cast recording.
Lead by Danny Burstein, a wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family. The 2016 Broadway Cast recording of Fiddler on the Roof also includes bonus tracks of cast members Adam Kantor and Alexandra Silber performing the cut song “Dear Sweet Sewing Machine,” along with 16 time Grammy award winning violinist, Itzhak Perlman, performing “Excerpts From Fiddler on the Roof,” arranged by iconic composer John Williams. The 2016 Cast Recording is available now on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and Broadway Records.
Fiddler on the Roof began previews at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway, at 53rd Street) on November 20, 2015 and officially opened on Sunday, December 20, 2015.
Fiddler on the Roof’s December holiday schedule is as follows: Saturday 12/24 at 3PM, Sunday 12/25 – Dark, Monday 12/26 at 3PM, Tuesday 12/27 at 2PM and 8PM, Wednesday 12/28 at 2PM and 8PM, Thursday 12/29 at 7PM, Friday 12/30 at 2PM and 8PM, and Saturday 12/31 at 2PM. The regular performance schedule is: Tuesdays at 7 PM, Wednesdays at 2 PM and 8 PM, Thursdays at 7 PM. Fridays at 8 PM, Saturdays at 2 PM and 8 PM, and Sundays at 3 PM.
Fiddler on the Roof, the show The New York Times declared a “superb new production”, boasts a cast of 40 actors and an orchestra of 23 musicians, was nominated for three 2016 Tony Awards, including Best Musical Revival, Best Choreography (Hofesh Shechter) and Best Actor in a Musical (Danny Burstein). Additionally, Fiddler on the Roof took home two Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Director of a Musical (Bartlett Sher) and Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Danny Burstein). Burstein was also awarded the Outer Critics Circle Award for the Outstanding Actor in a Musical.
A beloved theatrical classic from Tony Award-winner Joseph Stein, and Pulitzer Prize- winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, Fiddler on the Roof is directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher (South Pacific, The King and I); choreographed by the acclaimed Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter; inspired by the original choreography of Jerome Robbins; and has musical direction by Ted Sperling.
Fiddler on the Roof is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. This classic musical is rich with Broadway hits, including “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition.”
The cast of Fiddler on the Roof features six-time Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award-winner Danny Burstein as Tevye, Four-Time Tony Award Nominee Judy Kuhn as Golde, Jenny Rose Baker, Michael C. Bernardi, Adam Dannheisser, Mitch Greenberg, Adam Grupper, Adam Kantor, Karl Kenzler, Alix Korey, Samantha Massell, Melanie Moore, George Psomas, Ben Rappaport, Nick Rehberger, Nerghiz Sarki, Jeffrey Schecter and Alexandra Silber. The ensemble features Jill Abramovitz, Julie Benko, Kacie Boblitt, Stephen Carrasco, Eric Chambliss, Ben Cherry, Austin Goodwin, Jacob Guzman, Jesse Kovarsky, Stephanie Lynne Mason, Zach McNally, Matt Moisey, Robbie Nicholson, Sarah Parker, Marla Phelan, Tess Primack, Dee Roscioli, J.C. Schuster, Jonathan Royse Windham, Andrew Wojtal and Aaron Young.
Fiddler on the Roof has scenic design by Michael Yeargan (Tony Award-nominee, The King and I), costume design by Catherine Zuber (Tony Award-winner, The King and I), lighting design by Donald Holder (Tony Award-nominee, The King and I), sound design by Scott Lehrer (Tony Award-winner, South Pacific), and hair and wig design by Tom Watson. Casting is by Telsey + Co./Abbie Brady Dalton.
Fiddler on the Roof is presented on Broadway by Jeffrey Richards, Jam Theatricals, Louise Gund and Jerry Frankel.