Based on the 2007 film of the same name, this play premiered at the New York Theatre Workshop before transferring to Broadway. More…
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.
See it if you love minimal sets, innovative approaches to theatre, talented musicians, and a feeling a range of emotions.
Don't see it if you are looking for a big productions filled with special effects.
See it if You love Irish folk music. You love the love of music. You enjoy actors playing instruments.
Don't see it if you want a complex story. You do not understand the power of music and following ones heart.
See it if Perfect for couples & single ladies having a girls day. It was a feel good musical perfect to share with friends or that special someone.
Don't see it if If your not into romantic musicals or a sappy love story.
See it if I can't tell you how much I love this show. Beautiful, intimate staging with the music to back it up. Bring tissues
Don't see it if If you're liking for a big "song and dance" musical with the clichèd happy ending
See it if You want to see a one of a kind show. The music and story are enchanting and actors as musicians on stage is genius.
Don't see it if You want a glitzy, big costumed, tap dancing musical. It's a quiet story with a lot of heart.
See it if An amazing love story told in a unique way! The actors play instruments on stage which gives the story a feeling of enchantment
Don't see it if I don't now why you wouldn't want to see it, this show is amazing!
See it if You love great music with amazing lyrics. The story was romantic and sad and wonderful, and it'll stay with you for a long time after.
Don't see it if You hate beautiful sad love stories.
See it if You are a fan of the movie. Love a good irish tune and a bittersweet love story. All the feels.
Don't see it if JUST SEE IT. My brother, a fan of the movie, didn't want to see it thinking it would be boring and slow.. He LOVED it.
See it if You enjoyed the movie or even if you didn't. Vastly improves on the film with a moving, quiet, thoughtful take on the story.
Don't see it if You don't enjoy quieter musicals without the flash of a big Broadway show. If you don't enjoy ambiguity or slow moving romance.