Theatre, Film and TV

Enda Walsh triumphs at the Tony Awards

Jun 10, 2012

Enda Walsh picked up Best Book of a Musical and Best Musical for Once at the Tony Awards, which were held in New York on Sunday 10th June.

Once, the musical adaption of an unlikely love story of a Dublin street performer and a Czech piano player, won eight Awards out a possible eleven nominations.  

Written by Enda Walsh and directed by John Tiffany, the musical opened on Broadway at Bernard B Jacobs Theater in March to critical acclaim, and has also picked up three Lucille Lortel Awards, and best musical at the New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards.