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Once On This Island

Apr. 12 - 30, 2023 • MainStage Series at The Historic Dock Street Theatre

Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Based on the Novel "My Love, My Love" by Rosa Guy


Contact Sara Berkowitz, Director of Development, at 843.647.7363 or sberkowitz@charlestonstage.com to learn how to become a Sponsor.


About the Show

 
Lead Title Sponsor: The Albert Sottile Foundation,
GEORGIA HOMER DARBY and Mary Ellen Long Way, Trustees


A Magical Mythical Romance Set to A Calypso Beat

 
From the creative team that gave us Ragtime, comes this Olivier and Tony Award-winning, dazzling, calypso-flavored musical. Once On This Island tells the tale of the romance between a peasant girl named Ti Moune and Daniel, a rich city boy, whom she saves from death when his speeding convertible swerves and crashes. Set on a ravishing mythical Caribbean Island, Once On This Island, a feast for the eyes and ears, has delighted audiences around the world.
 

Single Tickets for Once On This Island Go On Sale September 27. SEASON TICKETS now on sale.

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In Residence at the Dock Street Theatre Since 1978