“Once” the Movie Becomes “Once” the Tony-Winning Musical

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66th Annual Tony Awards - Show

[photogallerylink id=102285 align=right]Once, the Broadway musical based on the 2006 Irish film, won four Tony Awards out of 11 nominations, including Best Musical and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical for Steve Kazee.

As their performance of the song “Gold” brought the house down at the ceremony, the camera panned to Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglova, the original couple in the film, as they sat in the audience.

Watch that here:

Steve Kazee’s morning-after Tweet:

The play opened just this past March to wonderful reviews. Watch the opening night here:

If you’re traveling to New York, you can get information on tickets for Once at

Get the Broadway cast recording here.

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