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Film: Once. Albums: The Swell Season, the soundtrack of Once (Academy Award®, Best Original Song "Falling Slowly"), Strict Joy, Anar. (read complete bio)
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Film: Once. Albums: The Swell Season, the soundtrack of Once (Academy Award®, Best Original Song "Falling Slowly"), Strict Joy, Anar. (read complete bio)
BWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Presents ONCE, a Musical So Good That You May Have  Photo BWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Presents ONCE, a Musical So Good That You May Have to See It Twice
by Peter Nason - Aug 7, 2021

One of the finest community theatre shows I've ever seen.

Ucross To Host Festival With Bluegrass/Folk Music, Art Exhibition, Food Trucks Photo Ucross To Host Festival With Bluegrass/Folk Music, Art Exhibition, Food Trucks
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 2, 2021

Live music, food trucks, art giveaways — Ucross Foundation is hosting its first-ever festival on Sunday, Aug. 22, from 4-6:30 p.m. As part of Sheridan County's Celebrate the Arts weekend, Music in the Park at Ucross will be a free, family-friendly event held throughout the artist residency campus. 

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.

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by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 13, 2020

Sarah Sample Reimagines Pearl Jam's 'Nothingman' Photo Sarah Sample Reimagines Pearl Jam's 'Nothingman'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 7, 2020

In the span of six albums, Sarah Sample has created a reputation for weaving a trail of stories through folk, Americana, and country music.

BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time
by Peter Nason - Mar 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best film musicals since the sound era began; see if your favorites made the list!

BWW Review: ONCE is Enough at Omaha Community Playhouse Photo BWW Review: ONCE is Enough at Omaha Community Playhouse
by Christine Swerczek - Feb 28, 2020

Once in awhile a musical comes along that strikes the right chord. Irish musician Glen Hansard and Czech pianist Marketa Irglova collaborated on a stage version of the 2007 film by John Carney. This deceptively simple story won a Tony Award for Best Book by Enda Walsh along with 7 more wins out of 11 Tony nominations in 2012, including Best Musical, Best Orchestration, and Best Direction. Its most familiar song, 'Falling Slowly,' won an Academy Award and the cast album captured a Grammy.

BWW Review: Miners Alley's ONCE is a Spectacle of Raw Musicianship Photo BWW Review: Miners Alley's ONCE is a Spectacle of Raw Musicianship
by Chris Arneson - Oct 4, 2019

Immediately upon entering the theater, you'll realize Once isn't going to be your typical musical theatre fare.

Seacoast Rep to Stage ONCE Photo Seacoast Rep to Stage ONCE
by Julie Musbach - Sep 3, 2019

It's rare that a tale of unrequited love is experienced as sweet and uplifting. The Seacoast Repertory Theatre's newest production, Once, is that tale.

Cast Announced For The National Tour Of ONCE Opening At Broadway Palm Photo Cast Announced For The National Tour Of ONCE Opening At Broadway Palm
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 16, 2019

Once, the musical that broke new ground on Broadway, will begin rehearsals in Fort Myers on August 6, 2019.  Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. The musical is based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film of the same name which was written and directed by John Carney, and starred Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, with original music and lyrics by Mr. Hansard and Ms. Irglova.

ONCE to Play at Madach Theater Photo ONCE to Play at Madach Theater
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2019

Hungary will be falling slowly in love with Once as it opens at Madach Theater Sept. 20 and 21.

Photo Flash: First Look at 42nd Street Moon's ONCE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at 42nd Street Moon's ONCE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2019

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon presents the Bay Area regional premiere of 2012's Tony Award-winning 'Best Musical' ONCE. Based on the 2007 motion picture written and directed by John Carney, ONCE features a book by Enda Walsh (2012 Tony Award-winner, 'Best Book of a Musical') and a score by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova (including the 2008 Academy Award-winning song 'Falling Slowly'). 42nd Street Moon's production of ONCE runs from June 12 - 30, 2019 and will perform at San Francisco's Gateway Theatre (215 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94111). The press opening will take place on Saturday, June 15 at 6:00 p.m. Tickets range from $28 - $75 and can be purchased through the Box Office at (415) 255-8207 or online at www.42ndstmoon.org.

New Lizzie Weber Single WHEN YOU LOOK AT ME Premieres At The Bluegrass Situation Photo New Lizzie Weber Single WHEN YOU LOOK AT ME Premieres At The Bluegrass Situation
by Tori Hartshorn - May 31, 2019

Seattle based artist Lizzie Weber is very excited to announce the premiere of her new single, “When You Look At Me,” with The Bluegrass Situation. Weber will be performing the song when she appears at The Hotel Café in Los Angeles on June 20. You can find “When You Look At Me” here!

MCT Announces The Cast And Creatives Behind ONCE - The Musical Photo MCT Announces The Cast And Creatives Behind ONCE - The Musical
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 17, 2019

A testament to the power of love and music takes center stage as Mad Cow Theatre opens Once, the multi-award-winning musical.  From the very first note, Once draws you in and never lets go. This emotionally captivating musical is the only show to have won an Oscar, a Grammy, an Olivier Award, and a Tony.  The musical - book by Enda Walsh; music and lyrics by Glenn Hansard and Marketa Irglova - is based on John Carney's Academy Award-winning indie film of the same name. 

Just Announced! THE CLAY CENTER'S BROADWAY IN CHARLESTON 2019-2020 SEASON! Photo Just Announced! THE CLAY CENTER'S BROADWAY IN CHARLESTON 2019-2020 SEASON!
by Richard Allen - May 16, 2019

The Clay Center has announced their 2019-2020 Broadway in Charleston series! This year features six shows, including a wide range of Broadway classics and a holiday special.

Twelve Actor-Musicians Play Over Twenty Instruments In Once At Northern Stage Photo Twelve Actor-Musicians Play Over Twenty Instruments In Once At Northern Stage
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 3, 2019

With book by Enda Walsh, music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, and based on the motion picture written and directed by John Carney, Once runs live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT April 10 - May 19. For tickets and information, call (802) 296-7000 or visit northernstage.org. Tickets start at $19 for students and $34 for adults.

Taye Diggs-Directed THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Announced for Syracuse Stage 2019-20 Se Photo Taye Diggs-Directed THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Announced for Syracuse Stage 2019-20 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 5, 2019

Syracuse Stage announced the shows that will make up the 2019/2020 season: six plays and musicals on subscription plus a special world premiere directed by TV, stage and film actor Taye Diggs. 

BWW Review: Virginia Repertory Theatre's Hypnotic ONCE is One of the Region's Best Mu Photo BWW Review: Virginia Repertory Theatre's Hypnotic ONCE is One of the Region's Best Musicals in Years
by Jeremy Bustin - Feb 15, 2019

Believe the hype. Virginia Repertory Theatre's production of ONCE raises the bar for professional theatre and pushes the boundaries of what audiences expect from a musical.

ONCE at Olney Theatre Centre - Betcha You Can't See It 'ONCE!' Photo ONCE at Olney Theatre Centre - Betcha You Can't See It 'ONCE!'
by Charles Shubow - Feb 14, 2019

Production at Olney of Tony-winning musical not to be missed.

Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE Photo Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

 Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Once today, February 8, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, March 3, 2019.  Previews will be on Wednesday, February 6 and Thursday, February 7, 2019. With music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, and book by Enda Walsh, this enchanting and emotionally captivating musical love story is based on the 2007 movie by John Carney.

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