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Bio:
Film: The Commitments, Once. Albums: Strict Joy, the soundtrack of Once (Academy Award®, Best Original Song, “Falling Slowly”), The Swell Season, The Cost, Burn the Maps, Set List: Live in Dublin, For the Birds, Dance the Devil, Fitzcarraldo, Another Love Song. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Film: The Commitments, Once. Albums: Strict Joy, the soundtrack of Once (Academy Award®, Best Original Song, “Falling Slowly”), The Swell Season, The Cost, Burn the Maps, Set List: Live in Dublin, For the Birds, Dance the Devil, Fitzcarraldo, Another Love Song. (read complete bio)
CCAE Theatricals Announces Inaugural Main Stage Season Photo CCAE Theatricals Announces Inaugural Main Stage Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 27, 2021

​​​​​​​CCAE Theatricals, the new in-house theatrical arm of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, has announced its 2021/22 season, featuring 4 Main Stage musicals and a developmental reading.

Savannah Rep Presents ONCE In Concert Photo Savannah Rep Presents ONCE In Concert
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2021

Special guests Michelle Meece (Savannah Theatre) and Ricardo Ochoa (Velvet Caravan) will headline the next entry in Savannah Rep's acclaimed “Concerts on Broughton” series - ONCE: IN CONCERT, an evening of music from the 2012 Tony winner for Best Musical.

Curt Ramm Releases 'Rogue Island' on Rocktorium Records Photo Curt Ramm Releases 'Rogue Island' on Rocktorium Records
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2021

This instrumental soundscape is set to be the perfect Summer soundtrack, and is available now everywhere you stream music.

Tony-Winning Musical ONCE Presented Outdoors At The Hangar Theatre, July 1-17 Photo Tony-Winning Musical ONCE Presented Outdoors At The Hangar Theatre, July 1-17
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 24, 2021

The Hangar's opening performance of Once by Enda Walsh with music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová will begin July 2th at 7:30 pm, continuing the Hangar's 2021 Outdoor Mainstage season! A preview performance will precede the opening on July 1 at 7:30 pm; matinee and evening performances will run through Saturday, July 17. 

Curt Ramm Releases 'Surfer's End' Ahead of Album 'Rogue Island' Photo Curt Ramm Releases 'Surfer's End' Ahead of Album 'Rogue Island'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 22, 2021

The upbeat ska vibe of the new single is the feel good summer song we need right now! Curt Ramm caught up with Vents Magazine to talk about the new single.

Sydney Season Of ONCE Extended By Popular Demand Photo Sydney Season Of ONCE Extended By Popular Demand
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2021

Darlinghurst Theatre Company has announced that the Sydney season of ONCE is to be extended through 6 August due to unprecedented public demand.

Guest Reviewer Kym Vaitiekus Shares His Thoughts On ONCE Photo Guest Reviewer Kym Vaitiekus Shares His Thoughts On ONCE
by Jade Kops - Jun 11, 2021

ONCE, A love story you must experience.

Tickets Are Now on Sale For Melbourne Run of ONCE Photo Tickets Are Now on Sale For Melbourne Run of ONCE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2021

Tickets  are now on sale for the Broadway musical ONCE, which is set to melt hearts again at Melbourne’s prestigious Comedy Theatre from 17 September.  Based on the movie of the same name by John Carney, with a book by Enda Walsh, it is the only Broadway show with music that won the Academy Award®, Grammy Award®, Olivier Award and Tony Award®. 

Curt Ramm Announces New Album 'Rogue Island' Due Out July 2nd Photo Curt Ramm Announces New Album 'Rogue Island' Due Out July 2nd
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 2, 2021

Four singles off of Rogue Island will be released to streamimg starting June 4th, leading up to the full length drop on July 2nd. Signed CDs and digital downloads are available now at Curtramm.com

Curt Ramm Announces Solo Album Photo Curt Ramm Announces Solo Album
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 25, 2021

Curt is certainly no stranger to jazz either. From his roots in Kansas City, playing lead trumpet with the Charlie Parker Memorial Foundation Jazz Orchestra, through the release of his album “Foundations” with fellow jazz luminaries Bill Cunliffe and Dan Moretti, jazz music is never far from Curt's heart or playing.

BWW Interview: Markéta Irglová Discusses the Legacy of ONCE, 14 Years Later Photo BWW Interview: Markéta Irglová Discusses the Legacy of ONCE, 14 Years Later
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 13, 2021

In our conversation with Markéta, we covered her favorite fan reactions, the way the movie makes her feel now as compared to when she made the film at age 17, and how she felt about the Broadway musical adaptation of 'Once.' 

ONCE Cast Announced at Darlinghurst Theatre Company Photo ONCE Cast Announced at Darlinghurst Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021

Darlinghurst Theatre Company has announced the cast of the Tony Award®- winning musical ONCE, which makes its long-awaited return to Sydney’s Eternity Playhouse in June before touring.

Ravinia Festival Announces Full Lineup For 2021 Photo Ravinia Festival Announces Full Lineup For 2021
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

The Ravinia Festival plans to reopen in July for the 2021 summer season. Now, the full lineup has been announced!

James C. Nicola to Step Down From Artistic Director Position at New York Theatre Work Photo James C. Nicola to Step Down From Artistic Director Position at New York Theatre Workshop in Summer 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021

New York Theatre Workshop announced today that Artistic Director James C. Nicola will depart the theater on June 30, 2022. Nicola has been the Artistic Director of New York Theatre Workshop since 1988.

UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: ONCE se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN DĂŤA COMO HOY: ONCE se estrenaba en Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Mar 18, 2021

En 2012, el 18 de marzo ONCE se estrenaba en Broadway tras su paso por el Off-Broadway los años anteriores. El musical basado en la película homónima de John Carney contaba con la música de Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, incluyendo el oscarizado tema 'Falling Slowly'.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 18- ONCE Begins Its Tony-Winning Broadway Run Photo VIDEO: On This Day, March 18- ONCE Begins Its Tony-Winning Broadway Run
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 18, 2021

On this day in 2012, the musical adaptation of the Oscar-winning love story, Once, opened on Broadway!

Sharon Sexton and Rob Fowler Announce Live Concert Event for St Patrick's Day Photo Sharon Sexton and Rob Fowler Announce Live Concert Event for St Patrick's Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2021

West End performers, Sharon Sexton (Mamma Mia, Bat Out of Hell, Billy Elliot, The Commitments) & Rob Fowler (Mamma Mia, Bat Out Of Hell, Rocky Horror Show, Jesus Christ Superstar) have released 7 lockdown concerts over the past year, including their headline show as part of the Tonight At The Coliseum series, which streamed during the Autumn.

Hangar Theatre Announces 2021 OUTDOOR Mainstage Season Photo Hangar Theatre Announces 2021 OUTDOOR Mainstage Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 8, 2021

The Hangar Theatre has announced its summer 2021 Outdoor Mainstage Season!

BWW Feature: The Singing Actor Versus The Acting Singer Photo BWW Feature: The Singing Actor Versus The Acting Singer
by Drew Maidment - Dec 21, 2020

Hollywood has always had a love affair with musicals. Whether it be Golden Age classics, ambitious Broadway adaptations, or animated adventures, American audiences flock to theaters to see a film that features some toe-tappin’ tunes. 

ONCE Announces 2021 Australian Tour Photo ONCE Announces 2021 Australian Tour
by Stephi Wild - Nov 27, 2020

Darlinghurst Theatre Company has been awarded $605,562 through the Australian Government's Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund for a 21-week tour of the multi award-winning musical ONCE in 2021.

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