ONCE, Winner of Eight Tony Awards, Comes to Kent State Tuscarawas

Kent State University at Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center

ONCE, winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will play the Kent State University at ONCE, winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards, will be staged at the Kent State University at Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center on March 28.Tuscarawas Performing Arts Center on March 28 at 7 p.m.

Tickets for ONCE start at $55 and are on sale now at the Performing Arts Center box office by calling 330-308-6400 or online at www.kent.edu/tusc/pac. The box office is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

ONCE, which also was named Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics’ Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Lucille Lortel Awards, ran for more than 1,100 performances on Broadway with acclaimed international productions from London and Melbourne to Japan and South Korea.

ONCE, the celebrated new musical based on the Academy Award-winning film, tells the story of an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant drawn together by their shared love of music. Over the course of one fateful week, their unexpected friendship and collaboration evolves into a powerful but complicated romance, heightened by the raw emotion of the songs they create together.

The Performing Arts Center’s 2016-2017 season is sponsored by Michael Taylor Insurance and Financial Incorporated, an Allstate Agency. Free parking is available for all shows. Kent State Tuscarawas is located at 330 University Dr. N.E. in New Philadelphia.