Once Upon a One More Time

Once Upon a One More Time

In this highly anticipated world premiere of the Broadway-bound musical, beloved classic fairytale princesses gather for their fortnightly book club, longing for a new story. When a rogue fairy godmother drops The Feminine Mystique into their corseted laps, it spurs a royal revelation: there is more to life than bird-made dresses and true love’s kiss! Powered by the chart-topping anthems of the Princess of Pop herself, Britney Spearsincluding “Oops!… I Did It Again,” “Lucky,” “Stronger,” and “Toxic”Once Upon a One More Time sends audiences on a heartwarming and uproarious musical adventure about smashing the glass slipper and reclaiming your own happily ever after.

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“An evening of BUOYANT DELIGHT.” –The Washington Post

“INSPIRING…A full-fledged, grade A, gold star success and exactly the party we need.” –DC Metro Theater Arts

“POWERFUL…Delivered with sensational musical theater performances and stunning stagecraft.” –DC Metro Theater Arts

“FANTASTIC…This cast is worthy of Broadway.” –BroadwayWorld

“WONDERFUL…The show is visually rich, has an important message delivered by an extremely talented cast—and is just plain fun.” –MD Theatre Guide

“FUN…Filled with pop tunes you know and love to dance to.” –K Street Magazine

“HUMOROUS…Briga Heelan is wonderful as Cinderella and her Prince Charming is played to perfection by Justin Guarini.” –The Georgetown Dish

“EMPOWERING…The musical hits all the right notes.” –Fairfax County Times

“DYNAMIC…The play will inspire everyone.” –El Tiempo Latino

“STYLISH…A fun night at the theatre.” –Two Hours’ Traffic

Health and Safety

Through the end of the run of Once Upon a One More Time, STC will require that all patrons provide proof of vaccination to attend any performances or events. In addition to audiences, STC has mandated COVID-19 vaccinations for all performers and theatre staff. Please visit our Health and Safety page for full guidelines about providing proof of vaccination at the theatre.

Only performers and people invited onstage for talkbacks will be unmasked. We ask that attendees remain masked while within our venues, including during performances, unless they are eating and drinking in designated lobby areas. STC is committed to the safety and wellbeing of everyone in our spaces, and we are monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and will make adjustments as needed. Thank you for your understanding.