Escondido, California - Spring 2022
The story follows 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. There's no mistaking the chemistry between them. As it begins to grow, his music soars to powerful, new heights. Theirs is an unlikely connection, though, that turns out to be deeper and more complex than other everyday romances. Once is an unforgettable story about going for one's dreams and the power of music to connect us all.
The show features a book by Enda Walsh, music & lyrics by Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová. J. Scott Lapp directs the show with musical direction by David Lamoureux, scenic design by Matthew Herman, lighting design by Michelle Miles, costumes by Janet Pitcher, sound & projection design by Andrew Nagy, props by Heather Longfellow, dialect coaching by Caitlin Muelder. Diane L. David is the Production Stage Manager with casting by Lindsay Brooks, CSA.