Glen Hansard is an Irish songwriter, actor, vocalist and guitarist known for his lead acting role and Academy Award winning music in the film Once. He was lead singer for Irish group The Frames, and one half of folk rock duo The Swell Season. He is also known for his acting, having appeared in the BAFTA-winning film The Commitments, as well as his role in Once, which earned him a number of major awards, including an Academy Award for Best Song.
Glen bring his band to the Lensic for the first time in support of his new record “The Wild Willing” on Anti records out April 12.
Glen Hansard is proud to partner with PLUS1 so that $1 from every ticket sold will go towards safegaurding people experiencing homelessness and ending the cycle of homelessness and poverty.
Opening Act: Diana DeMuth
Tickets: $46, $56, $66