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Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast

October 3
11:25 AM 2014

The Tony and Grammy Award-winning Best Musical Once, just welcomed Once composer Markéta Irglová and star of the Academy Award-winning film, following the performance last night, October 2nd. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special event below!

ONCE is based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film and plays on Broadway at theBernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street). The production opened to rave reviews on Sunday, March 18, 2012. ONCE won eight Tony Awards including Best Musical. The production was also named Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Lucille Lortel Awards.

ONCE features a book by award-winning Irish playwright & screenwriter, Enda Walsh (Penelope, Hunger, The New Electric Ballroom), the Academy Award-winning music and lyrics of Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, direction by the acclaimed John Tiffany (Black Watch),movement by Steven Hoggett (Black Watch, American Idiot) and music supervision and orchestrations by Martin Lowe (Mamma Mia!).

The current cast of Once on Broadway features Paul Alexander Nolan as 'Guy' and Jessie Fisher as 'Girl.' Also in the company are Laurel Griggs, David Patrick Kelly, Sophie Knapp, Katrina Lenk, Anne L. Nathan, Lucas Papaelias, Scott Stangland, Andy Taylor, Ryan Vona, Erikka Walsh, Paul Whitty, and J. Michael Zygo.

Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights... but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance. Emotionally captivating and theatrically breathtaking, Once draws you in from the very first note and never lets go. It's an unforgettable story about going for your dreams and the power of music to connect us all.

Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Anne L. Nathan, Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Ben Hope, Anne L. Nathan, Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Ben Hope, Anne L. Nathan, Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Ben Hope, Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Ben Hope, Marketa Irglova

Photo Coverage: Original ONCE Star Marketa Irglova Performs With the Broadway Cast
Marketa Irglova

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