STAGE TUBE: Andrew Prashad Taps to ONCE Tune 'Falling Slowly' in Toronto
Andrew Prashad choreographed a tap routine to "Falling Slowly" from the musical Once and you can check it out below!
The combo was created for an advanced tap class Prashad taught with the Toronto Rhythm Initiative. The Toronto Rhythm Initiative consists of a collective of local dancers, musicians, visual artists, singers, and actors who have been brought together to explore the music of globally recognized bands through a collaboration specifically with tap dance.
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. 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... not living in fear... and the power of music to connect all of us.