Layan Elwazaniis currently a standby for The Band’s Visit, which is playing right now at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in New York City. Layan has an extensive knowledge about Stephen Sondheim and has even had the chance to be in a couple of productions of West Side Story. She brings with her an actor’s outlook that is fascinating to hear, especially when it comes tot he characters of Maria and Anita. It’s a good thing this week features a song which is really a confrontation between them.

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If you’re going to New York you should get ticketsto see The Band’s Visit:

You can buy Finishing the Hathere:
Apparently there are no digital copies of the book…

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