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19 Jun 2021 to 24 Jul 2021
Mon & Thurs @ 6:30pm, Tues/Wed/Fri/Sat @ 7:30pm
Once - The Musical
Event type: 
Music, Theatre
$30 - $76
The Court Theatre
Bernard Street Addington, Christchurch


Guy has given up the dream – he’s about to sell his guitar and accept his fate of repairing vacuum cleaners for the rest of his life, when the Girl walks into his life, broken hoover in hand; hope in her heart.

The winner of eight Tony Awards, Once is an original, enchanting show about the power of music – and how the right notes can reignite your heart.

Recreating the music-steeped streets of Dublin with performers singing, dancing and playing instruments live on-stage, a show like this only comes around Once.

“A gem of a show. Once wins its standing ovations the old-fashioned way: with a love story, great sounds, compelling characters and inventive stagecraft… at this point in Broadway history, this feels down-right revolutionary.” - New York Post

Book by Enda Walsh 
Music & Lyrics by Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová 
Based on the motion picture Written & Directed by John Carney 

Directed by Melanie Luckman 
Musical Supervision by Luke Di Somma 
Musical Direction by Andy Manning



Written by

The Court Theatre

12 May 2021

Interests Christchurch's Theatre: Entertaining Christchurch since 1971 The Court Theatre is Christchurch's only, and New Zealand's foremost, theatre company offering entertainment of the highest quality throughout the year.