Come From Away: A New Musical
4.6
143 Ratings
$69

Why Watch Come From Away

Come From Away premiered on Broadway in March, 2017 and has received audience appreciation as well as critical acclaim. Written by husband-wife couple Irene Sankoff and David Hein, the musical is based on a true-story. It succeeds to highlight the collective force of humanity, even in the direst of circumstances such as the tragedy of 9/11. With rousing music and evocative performances Come From Away pulls at the strings of audience member’s hearts.<

The Story

Come From Away is based on a real life incident during the 9/11 attacks in the US. When the government shut off the airspace, 38 passenger jets carrying over 7,000 passengers were stranded in the town of Gander in Newfoundland, Canada. A heart-warming display of Canadian hospitality, this is the story of those passengers and their interactions with the townspeople during the traumatic events that affected all of America.

Good for

Family audiences | Contemporary plot fans | Feel-good story lovers

Critics Reviews

“An extraordinary, masterful and soul-stirring musical that deserves the highest praise.”
– NY1

“An exuberant antidote for what ails the American soul.”
– The Washington Post

Know Before You Go

Show Details

Show Timings

Tuesday - Thursday 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 PM
Wednesday & Saturday 2 PM & 8 PM
Sunday 3 PM

Duration
1 hour and 45 minutes, with no intermission

Leading Roles
Petrina Bromley as Bonnie & others
Geno Carr as Oz & others
Jenn Colella as Beverly, Annette & Others

Directed by
Christopher Ashley

Choreographed by
Kelly Devine

Top Songs
"Me And The Sky", "Welcome To The Rock", "Blankets And Bedding" & "Wherever We Are"

Additional Information

Audience
Suitable for audience members 10 and above. Children under 4 will not be admitted.

Available Facilities
Wheelchair accessible
In-house bar
Coat check

Seating
The theater has a seating capacity of 1,079 in total. For tips on how to choose the best seats, you can refer to our Schoenfeld Theatre Seating Chart Guide.

Outside Food
Strictly prohibited. If you'd like to grab a meal before or after the show, check out our guide to the 30 Best Restaurants in the Theater District.

Dress Code
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Cancellation Policy

All Broadway and Off-Broadway show tickets are non-refundable.

My Tickets

Your e-tickets can be exchanged for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the theater.

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Ratings & Reviews
4.6
out of 5
Charolette
Oct, 2018

Loved it. Must watch.

Nathan
Oct, 2018

Christopher Ashley, Irene Sankoff anf David Hein are pure geniuses. The musical was able to depict the characters wonderfully

Emilia
Oct, 2018

38 passenger jets, over 7000 people, one accommodating town. How well written and played!

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