View Comments Shalhoub was nominated for Tony Awards for his performances in Act One, Golden Boy and Conversations with My Father. His additional Broadway credits include Lend Me a Tenor, The Heidi Chronicles and The Odd Couple. He took home Emmy Awards in 2003, 2004 and 2006 for Monk. Tony Shalhoub Star Files Falco, who is also a Broadway vet, won an Emmy in 2010 for her performance as Jackie Peyton, a New York City nurse who struggles with drug addiction and several dramas in her professional and personal life. Additional theater names who have appeared in the series, which films in New York, include Bobby Cannavale, Laura Benanti, Marcy Harriell, Rebecca Naomi Jones, John Treacy Egan, Harvey Fierstein, Andrea Martin, Judith Ivey, Gregory Jbara and Celia Keenan-Bolger. Tony nominee Tony Shalhoub will join the cast of Nurse Jackie for the Showtime series’ seventh season. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Emmy winner will play Dr. Bernard Prince, a new ER doctor and friend of Jackie (played by Edie Falco). The show concluded its sixth season on June 29.
Woe to the unfortunate ear that is turned to a modern country radio station. By submitting your answer, you are not being added to any mailing list. Your information is kept private and never shared with anyone. My disdain for modern country has long been documented on this blog. For fans of old school twang and the rough and rowdy ways of Willie, Waylon, and so many others, what’s being passed as country music these days is damned near sinful. Critics have lauded the band’s work, with their new record, Easy Way, signaling a departure from their vintage country sounds and drawing easy comparisons to the iconic Everly Brothers As I noted not long ago on this very blog, The Cactus Blossoms harken back to the glory years of the Grand Ol’ Opry and what old school music is supposed to sound like. Good luck! At the top of that list is The Cactus Blossoms. Rooted in the songwriting and harmonies of brothers Jack Torrey and Page Burkum, The Cactus Blossoms find inspiration in the deepest roots of vintage country music, more akin to Hank Williams than Lil Nas X. On Thursday, The Cactus Blossoms will be stopping by The Southern Cafe & Music Hall in Charlottesville. Trail Mix would like to give you and a friend the chance to take in the show. Take a shot at the trivia question below. A winner will be chosen from all of the correct responses received by 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday. But all is not lost. All you have to do is empty the red solo cups and ride your horse a little bit farther down that old town road to find a myriad of country artists out there doing it right. Question . . . . Which member of The Black Keys has a couple co-write credits on The Cactus Blossoms’ new record?