Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre | New York, New York
Come From Away is the tremendous true story of 38 airplanes that were flying on September eleventh 2001. The true story of 7000 passengers abandoned in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland Only at the marvelous Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in the city of New York City on the Tuesday 26th July 2022. This very small Island just off the coast of Canada almost doubled its population overnight as suddenly all these planes had nowhere else to land, collected from first-hand accounts of those very passengers this is a truly heart-rending story of enduring friendship, purchase your tickets now for the most breathtaking story you will ever hear!
Based on true stories, Come From Away tells the tale of 7,000 passengers stranded during the 9/11 disaster, and shows 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 performance. The performance seamlessly takes you through events while taking you on an emotional rollercoaster, using a pretty bare stage and a few chairs. It’s incredibly clever! You absolutely MUST come and experience this incredible show that is being hotly discussed all over the state.