Retaining the film's popular music and lyrics, acclaimed Irish playwright Enda Walsh adapts this charming tale of a complicated romance between an Irish street musician and a young Czech immigrant for the stage.
“It may sound like heresy to fans of the 2007 film, but this bewitching stage adaption arguably improves on the movie, expanding its emotional breadth and elevating it stylistically while remaining true to the original’s raw fragility. ” — Hollywood Reporter
“A jewel box of a musical: small, delicate, brimming with emotion and charm. ” — Vogue