What's On

Once
 

Book by Enda Walsh
Music & Lyrics by Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová
Based on the Motion Picture Written and Directed by John Carney 

Guy meets Girl in this smash-hit Broadway musical. 

Once is a tender love story of a struggling Irish musician on the verge of giving up and a piano-playing Czech immigrant who reminds him how to dream. 

Featuring an outstanding ensemble of performers playing instrumentals live on stage. Once is a modern-day musical that reminds us of the power of music to connect us all.

With songs from the critically-acclaimed film, including the Oscar-winning song Falling Slowly, this spell-binding score will have you holding your breath from beginning to end.


By arrangement with Music Theatre International (Australasia).

 

"When the violins begin to play – and the accordion and the mandolin and the guitars and the cello – the instruments swell into a collection of distinctive voices melded into a single, universal feeling… Once massages that feeling until it hurts quite exquisitely.
The New York Times

Original and unforgettable, Once draws you in from the very first note, grabs you by the heart strings and never lets go.

★★★★★ – New York Daily News8 Tony Awards including Best Musical 
4 Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Musical 
Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album 
Academy Award for Best Original Song

 

Venue: Darlinghurst Theatre Company - Eternity Playhouse, 39 Burton Street Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Dates: Wednesday 26 June 2019 – Sunday 21 July 2019
Bookings: www.darlinghursttheatre.com/whats-on/once

Director Richard Carroll
Movement Director Amy Campbell
Musical Director Victoria Falconer-Pritchard
Production Designer Hugh O'Connor
Lighting Designer Peter Rubie
Sound Engingeer Dylan Robinson
Stage Manager Gayda de Mesa
Voice & Dialect Coach Linda Nicholls-Gidley

Starring: Joe Accaria, Stefanie Caccamo, Cameron Daddo, Brenden Dodds, Victoria Falconer-Pritchard, Toby Francis, Conrad Hamill, Drew Livingston, Rupert Reid, Alec Steedman & Joanna Weinberg.

TICKETS:
Standard: $76
Senior: $68
Concession*: $58
Industry/Under 30**: $58
Groups 8+: $68
Preview: $58

 

 

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