Fly By Night Star Adam Chanler-Berat Shares His Thoughts on '60s Culture, Sandwiches and Romance

Last updated June 12th, 2014 by Josh Ferri
Fly By Night Star Adam Chanler-Berat Shares His Thoughts on…

Broadway favorite and It Could Be Worse co-star Adam Chanler-Berat stars in the moving, romantic and can’t-miss new musical Fly By Night at Playwrights Horizons. The Next to Normal and Peter and the Starcatcher vet plays Harold McClam, a young guy living in NYC in 1964 who plays guitar.

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And works at a sandwich shop.

Adam Chanler-Berat- GIF- Fly by Night- Sandwich

And steals the hearts of two very different sisters (and the entire audience). Below, Chanler-Berat talks to BroadwayBox about his favorite aspects of 1960s culture, boombox romance and why he stays away from psychics .

1. My go-to sandwich:
Turkey, cheddar, spinach, mayo, mustard. (A Turkey Reuben if I'm feeling fancy.)

Cosby Sanwhich

2. My all-time ‘60s crush:


3. The album from ‘60s I couldn’t live without:
Predictable, but Beatles Sgt. Pepper's. (If we're taking singles, “Sound of Silence” by Simon and Garfunkel).

4. The ‘60s scene/fad I would have been all about:
Space Race!!! Mars 2015???

Gravity Photo

5. My nerdy passion is:
Northern Brooklyn history.

North Brooklyn

6. Most romantic thing I’ve done for someone I’m crushing on:
What's more romantic than a mix tape?

Mix tape gif

7. Do I believe in psychics?
I don't do psychics. I'm very suggestible.

Miss Cleo GIF

Take a chance on love and an original musical and check out 'Fly By Night' at Playwrights Horizons.