Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre | New York, New York
The true story of seven thousand passengers marooned in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland. Only at the marvelous Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in the city of New York City on the Friday 8th October 2021. This absolutely incredible 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. Reserve your tickets now for this Tony-Award winning Best Musical! Come From Away is written from first-hand experiences of some of those stuck 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 darkness, and that definitely comes through in the stunning direction and storytelling. 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 amazingly clever! You absolutely HAVE TO come and watch this fantastic show that is being hotly discussed all over the country.