ONCE the Musical at Theatre 166 – Archive Photos

Once the musical opened at Theatre 166 on April 22, 2022 to a sold out house. The enchanting musical went on to capture the hearts of audiences and sell out 5 of it’s 6 performances. Once featured 11 actor-musicians, many of which played 3 or more instruments. Each show kicked off with an enthralling onstage pre-show performance which had audiences engaged from the minute they walked through the door.

Photography by Brien Carpenter & Jamie Mayfield

Featured Cast:

Daniella Rukin – Girl
Noah Sgambellone – Guy
Ryan Citrino – Billy
Ryan Shreve – Andrej
Clayton Matthews – Svec
Caroline Grace Williams- Reza
Colton Penwell – Bank Manager
Jenna Krivosh – Ex Girlfriend
Michael Thomas – Da/Eamon
Stephanie Hayslip – Baruska
Evelyn Exstine – Ivanka
Allie Carter Nicolas – Violinist

Creative Team:

Michael Thomas – Director
Nik Demers – Asst. Director, Asst. Tech. Director, Props
Aaron James Nicolas – Technical Director, Sound & Lighting
Caroline Grace Williams – Choreographer
Linda Turske – Costume DesignerJason Kaufman – Set Designer
Brien Carpenter – Stage Manager
Abe Swanger – Production Manager
George Swarn & Zavier Alterio – Stage Crew
Clayton Matthews & Ryan Citrino – Musical Supervisors

Our Sponsors

Cypress Hill Winery and Hudson & Essex Black Box Series
Instruments on loan from Metronome Music Store
With Support from Sterkel Fund