Following a sell-out season in 2019, the spectacular production of Once the Musical is back to grace Australian stage in 2021. Based on John Carney's eponymous film, Once the Musical follows the moving love story of an Irish buscar who falls for a piano-playing Czech immigrant.
The original broadway production of Once the Musical was written by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova. Starring Australian musical theatre stars Toby Francis and Stefanie Caccamo, the critically acclaimed Australian version of Once the Musical is directed by Richard Carrol with musical direction by Victoria Falcone.
As the only Broadway show in history to have music that won the Academy Award, the Grammy Award, the Olivier Award and the Tony Award, Once the Musical's phenomenal musical score, breath-taking dance routines and heartfelt love story continues to enthrall audiences around the world. Grab your tickets now for an unforgettable theatrical experience!
A heartbroken Dublin musician is busking on the streets of Dublin and has given up his dreams of making it. Yet when he meets a young Czech immigrant mother, who earns a living selling flowers, his life is changed forever. Sharing a deep love of music, the two instill a sense of hope and dreams in one another, leading to them falling hopelessly in love. A story told through spine-tingling ballads, Once the Musical is an unconventional yet moving love story which will move your heart.
|Type of Ticket||Price|
|Standard A Reserve||$110|
|Concession A Reserve||$88|
|Group 8+ A Reserve||$95|
|Standard B Reserve||$99|
|Concession B Reserve||$79|
|Groups 8+B Reserve||$95|
|Standard A Reserve|
|Concession A Reserve|
|Groups 8+ A Reserve|
|Standard B Reserve|
|Concession B Reserve|
|Groups 8+ B Reserve|
If you are looking for cheap tickets for this sell-out production of Once the Musical, these can be found at the edge of the Stalls, especially in Row Q or Row R, as there is slightly restricted viewing. Alternatively you can find discounted Once the Musical tickets at the back of the Dress Circle as this section is furthest away from the stage.
The Musical cast is made up of members Toby Francis,Stefanie Caccamo,Victoria Falconer,Tamlyn Henderson, Deirdre Khoo, Jay Laga’aia, Drew Livingston,Abe Mitchell,Rupert Reid,Patrick Schnur,Alec Steedman, Jennifer Trijo.
The Comedy Theatre Melbourne address is: Wilson Parking, Parkade, 34-60 Little Collins Street, Melbourne.
For any access booking please call (03) 9299 9800
There is a ramp into the theatre at the front doors and security or Front House Staff who can assist you.
There is not a lift in the Comedy theatre and the Stalls is the only accessible area of the theatre, so please book it.
There is a hearing loop available and people with a hearing aid will need a T Switch.
There are several accessible facilities available including toilets in the Stalls and the main foyer.
Friday 4 June, Saturday 5 June & Sunday 6 June
Thursday 10 June - Friday 6 August
No shows from Wednesday 23 June - Friday 3 July.
The running time for Once the Musical is 2 hours 25 minutes.
One the Musical is showing at the Comedy Theatre Melbourne but it not officially going on tour.
Once the Musical is a love story which follows the story of an Irish busker and a Czech flower seller who fall in love with one another and bond over their passion for music.
Who is in the cast of Once the Musical Australia 2021? Once the Musical’s awards include 8 Tony Awards, 4 Drama Desk Awards, 1 Academy Award and 1 Olivier Award
The cast of Once the Musical 2021 consists of The Musical cast is made up of members Toby Francis,Stefanie Caccamo,Victoria Falconer,Tamlyn Henderson, Deirdre Khoo, Jay Laga’aia, Drew Livingston,Abe Mitchell,Rupert Reid,Patrick Schnur,Alec Steedman, Jennifer Trijo.
Once the Musical songs include “Leave”, “Falling Slowly”, “The North Strand”, “The Moon”, “Ej, Pasa, Pada, Rosicka”, “If You Want Me”, “Broken Hearted Hoover”, “Say It To Me Now”, “Gold”, “Sleeping”, “When Your Mind’s Made Up”, “It Cannot Be About That”.
Once the Musical is based on a book written by John Carney and the musical’s music and lyrics as written by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova.
Once the Musical Australia is directed by Ricard Carroll and Victoria Falconer.
Once the Musical premiered on Off-Broadway in 2011.
Once the Musical is mostly set in Dublin.