ONCE, the smash-hit, multi award-winning stage musical that has captivated audiences in London, New York and Dublin, made its Australian premiere in Melbourne’s Princess Theatre in

Based on the much-loved Oscar-winning film, ONCE is an extraordinary, original and irresistibly joyous celebration of love, friendship and music.

When an Irish busker and a Czech girl meet through a shared love of music, their songwriting sparks a deep connection and a tender, longing romance that neither of them could have expected.

Winner of 8 Tony® Awards in 2012, including Best New Musical, and a 2013 Grammy® Award, this unique stage adaptation takes you right to the heart of the action in a rapturous production.

★★★★★!Daily News
★★★★★!The Times
"Once uses song and dance in a way I’ve never experienced in an musical."The New York Times
"A unique musical that’s tender, funny & soaring"Variety
"A love story played with fierce sincerity and unexpected honesty. Go!"The Wall Street Journal
"Intensely moving"Chicago Tribune
"Unmissable."Sunday Express
"As romantic, funny and passionate as you dreamed it would be."New York Post
"A love affair with music"New York Times
"Downright revolutionary."New York Post
"Heart-stopping"The Huffington Post
"Glorious"Time Out NY
★★★★★!Sunday Express