Benedum Center Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
In the marvelous play "Once on this Island," get to experience all about island life. It has all the attributes that make for a fantastic night out. Expect an extremely gifted cast, the most beautiful costumes ever, and the greatest musical score ever to grace a stage. You will be truly amazed and have the time of your life as the story's arc unfolds. Everyone wants to catch the show, so be prepared for tickets to sell out more quickly than you anticipate. Thankfully, this is THE location to buy yours. Really, don't hesitate; act right away to attend a performance at the Benedum Center on Thursday 27th July 2023.
This show, with its incredible plot-line is certain to win over even the pickiest of audience members as the numerous positive reviews attest, you will be deeply impressed.
Aside from being nominated for a myriad of Awards, this one has already won "Best Revival of a Musical". Benedum Center will also guarantee you an unforgettable evening, what with all of its world-class services.
"We Dance," "One Small Girl," "Rain," "The Sad Tale of the Beauxhommes," "The Human Heart," "Ti Moune," "Gossip," and so many more are just a few of the calypso-flavored songs that will leave you breathless in "Once on This Island." As the narrative unfolds, we find a group of island storytellers meeting together to tell the tale of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who personifies love, bravery, and strength.
A poor but loving family is blessed by the gods with to adopt her. She's happy, but she can't shake the feeling that she was created for bigger and better things. After a terrible accident caused by a malicious storm, Ti Moune falls in love with a handsome but ill stranger and does everything in her power to help him recover. She makes a deal with the gods, sacrificing a lot, to save his life and our little peasant girl sets out on an trip to discover whether "love can conquer death." To find out how it all ends, you must be there live to see it.