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.
News About Once at Fairfield Halls
BWW Review: ONCE, Ashcroft Playhouse Fairfield Halls
January 10, 2020
Once shows all its crowdpleasing credentials in this new touring production with a tremendous cast doing full justice to its score and carrying a somewhat corny plot to a standing ovation curtain.
BWW Review: CINDERELLA, Fairfield Halls
December 13, 2019
Cinderella delivers a true family pantomime that mixes spectacular sets and costumes with plenty of laughs in a show that doesn't push back any boundaries, but delivers what its audience wants at Christmas.
Full Casting Announced For First UK Tour Of ONCE
November 18, 2019
Full casting is announced today for Once, which embarks on its first major UK tour from January 2020, following a run at Fairfield Halls, Croydon from Thursday 19 December to Saturday 11 January.
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Falling Slowly' From ONCE Ahead of the UK Tour
October 11, 2019
A new recording is released today of the Academy Award-winning song Falling Slowly, introducing Daniel Healy as Guy and Emma Lucia as Girl. They will lead the cast of the first UK Tour of Once, launching in January 2020 following a run at Fairfield Halls, Croydon from Thursday 19 December to Saturday 11 January.
Fascinating Aida Announce London Season And 42 Date UK Tour
September 23, 2019
They're back at last! Dillie Keane, Adele Anderson and Liza Pulman return to the Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall for a four-week Christmas season followed by a huge UK tour in the spring of 2020.
Drum the Bass in Association with Dance Umbrella Presents ASSEMBLE
September 19, 2019
'ASSEMBLE' is collection of emerging dance and music makers aged 14-19 from Croydon who have been mentored over the summer by Croydon-based production company, Drum the Bass, and Dance Umbrella, the UK's longest running international contemporary dance festival.
First Season Announced For Fairfield Halls Croydon
July 08, 2019
At the completion of a multi-million-pound development this autumn, funded by Croydon Council as part of its £5.2bn regeneration project, Fairfield Halls will be one of the biggest arts centres in the UK, the largest in South London, and the largest multi-disciplinary arts and entertainment space in South London and the South East.
Fleur East, Joe McElderry, Flawless and Marc Spelmann Lead Cast Of BRAVERY TO THE BELL Concerts
June 19, 2019
Music stars Fleur East and Joe McElderry are to star in Bravery To The Bell, a spectacular series of five variety shows across the UK to raise awareness and fundraise for national children's charity, Children with Cancer UK.
ONCE Embarks On Its First UK Tour From January 2020
June 14, 2019
One of the most celebrated musicals of all time, Once will embark on its first major UK tour from January 2020.