Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre | New York, New York
The true story of seven thousand passengers stuck in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland. Only at the splendid Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in the city of New York City on the Sunday 1st May 2022. This absolutely magnificent true story of how the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, on a tiny island just off Canada ended up doubling their population overnight as 38 airplanes were forced to land in the wake of the September eleventh attacks. Get your tickets now for this Tony-Award winning Best Musical! Come From Away is taken from first-hand experiences of some of those abandoned passengers.
Based on true stories, Come From Away tells the tale of 7,000 passengers stranded during the 9/11 disaster, and portrays how the people of Gander, Newfoundland, welcomed them into their homes. The musical portrays how light can be found in amongst the darkest of times, and that definitely comes through in the incredible direction and storytelling. The show seamlessly takes you through events while taking you on an emotional rollercoaster, using a relatively bare stage and a few chairs. It’s amazingly clever! You absolutely MUST come and watch this fantastic show that is being avidly anticipated all over the country.