"The Band's Visit," winner of 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, will launch its national tour next year at the Providence Performing Arts Center.

The musical will play Providence June 25-30 2019, according to a PPAC news release.

"The Band's Visit," based on a film of the same name, is about members of an Egyptian police band on an official visit to Israel who wind up in a small desert town by mistake and are taken in by local residents.

Tickets are available as part of a subscription to PPAC's TACO/White Family Foundation Broadway Series. Individual tickets will go on sale at a later date. For more information, go to ppacri.org, call (401) 421-2787 or visit the box office at 220 Weybosset St., Providence, Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

— Esther Gross