Based on the Academy Award-winning film of the same name, the musical, playing at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, has a book by Enda Walsh, music and lyrics of Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, and direction by John Tiffany,
The show features Steve Kazee (Guy) and Cristin Milioti (Girl), along with David Abeles, Will Connolly, Elizabeth A. Davis, David Patrick Kelly, Anne L. Nathan, Lucas Papaelias, Ripley Sobo, Andy Taylor, Mckayla Twiggs, Erikka Walsh, Paul Whitty, and J. Michael Zygo.
Oncehas been nominated for 11 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. It was recently named Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics Circle, the Outer Critic Circle and the Lucille Lortel Awards. In addition, the production has been nominated for three Drama League Awards and five Drama Desk Awards.