Individual tickets for 'Once' on sale Friday

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Steve Kazee (left) and Cristin Milioti are shown in a scene from the Broadway production of “Once.” AP Photo | Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Joan Marcus)

Individual tickets, $27-$95, for the much-anticipated Chicago run of the Tony Award-winning musical “Once,” will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.

The musical, based on the hit 2007 film, will play the Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph, Oct. 9-27. It “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 film was written and directed by John Carney, and starred Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová, with original music and lyrics by Hansard and Irglová.”

The stage musical directed by John Tiffany, features the music and lyrics ofHansard and Irglová, a book by Enda Walsh and set and costume design by Bob Crowley.


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