Come From Away is a Best Musical winner all across North America. Only at the splendid Academy Of Music in the city of Philadelphia on the Friday 10th February 2023. This is the amazing true story of how seven thousand people ended up abandoned 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 stranded in some of the remotest airports around, This amazing story is built from first-hand experiences from those who “came from away” and spent almost 2 weeks stranded in Gander. Grab your tickets now to this amazing 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 darkest of times, and that definitely comes through in the incredible direction and performance. 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 amazingly clever! You absolutely MUST come and experience this fantastic show that is being hotly discussed all over the country.
Academy of Music
240 S Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19102, United States