Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre | New York, New York
Come From Away is a Best Musical winner all across North America. Only at the marvelous Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in the city of New York City on the Saturday 23rd October 2021. This is the excellent true story of how seven thousand people ended up stranded on a very small island off of the coast of Canada, in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland. In the wake of the September eleventh attacks caused aviation authorities across the world to ground flights leaving passengers and crew abandoned in some of the remotest airports around, This excellent story is built from first-hand experiences from those who “came from away” and spent almost 2 weeks marooned in Gander. Reserve your tickets now to this remarkable true story.
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 shows how light can be found in amongst the darkness, and that definitely comes through in the stunning direction and storytelling. The event seamlessly takes you through events while taking you on an emotional rollercoaster, using a very bare stage and a few chairs. It’s incredibly clever! You absolutely MUST come and watch this fantastic performance that is being avidly anticipated all over the state.