January 19 – February 11
Playhouse on the Square

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Book by Enda Walsh, Music and Lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová

Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Once is an 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 and their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance.


Girl – Lizzy Hinton
Guy – Conor Finnerty-Esmonde
Eamon – Nathan McHenry
Reza – Joy Brooke Fairfield
Da – James Dale Green
Ex-Girlfriend – Julia Hoffman
Billy – Joe Johnson
Andrej – Isaac Middleton
Svec – Oliver Pierce
Emcee – McCheyne Post
Bank Manager  – Chris Cotton
Baruska – Tracy Thomas
Ivanka – Tatelyn Collins


Director – Jordan Nichols
Choreographer – Travis Bradley
Stage Manager – Leanna Keyes
Assistant Stage Manager – Amanda Calcutt
Music Director – Nathan McHenry 
Scenic Designer – Bryce Cutler
Costume Designer – Kathie Kovarik
Lighting Designer – William Gibbons-Brown & Justin Gibson
Properties Designer – Aubanita Kirk
Technical Director – Phillip Hughen
Dialect Coach – Claire Clauson
Rail/Guitar Tuning – Zac Whitenack