About the Show/Event
Information for Once - The Musical
at The Lowry, Salford
is Broadway's 2012 Tony Award-winning best musical. Based on the Academy Award-winning film, it tells the story of an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of a week, their unexpected friendship and collaboration evolves into a powerful but complicated romance, heightened by the raw emotion of the songs they create together. Once - The Musical website
Performers Daniel Healy (Guy), Emma Lucia (Girl), Dan Bottomley (Billy), Matthew Burns (Eamon), Ellen Chivers (Reza), Rosalind Ford (Ex-Girlfriend), Lloyd Gorman (Svejc), David Heywood (Emcee), Samuel Martin (Bank Manager), Peter Peverley (Da), Susannah Van Den Berg (Baruska), James William-Pattison (Andrej), Emma Fraser, Sean Keany, Hanna Khogali, Conor McFarlane.
Music Glen Hansard. Music Marketa Irglova. Lyrics Glen Hansard. Lyrics Marketa Irglova. Book by Enda Walsh (based on the motion picture written by John Carney). Director Peter Rowe. Design Libby Watson. Costume Libby Watson. Music Ben Goddard (musical supervision). Choreographer Francesca Jaynes. Lighting Mark Dymock. Sound James Cook. Design Peter Hazelwood (projection). Music Martin Lowe (orchestration). Director Debbie O'Brien (casting director).