Come From Away


The incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these 'come from aways' into their lives.
Come From Away at Phoenix Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Phoenix Theatre
Starts: Wednesday 30 January 2019
Closes: Saturday 25 May 2019
Running time:1 hr 40 mins
Age suitability: 10+

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Background


As it continues sold-out, record-breaking engagements on Broadway, across the USA and in Canada, Come From Away will land for its UK premiere at London's Phoenix Theatre from 30 January 2019.


Awarded the Tony® for Best Direction of a Musical, Christopher Ashley's production guides audiences through a colourful and spirited cast of characters, brought to life by Tony® and Grammy® nominated writing team Irene Sankoff and David Hein.


Synopsis


This joyous new musical shares the incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these 'come from aways' into their lives.


As uneasiness turned into trust and music soared into the night, gratitude grew into friendships and their stories became a celebration of hope, humanity and unity.


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Box office tel: 0844 871 7627

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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 30 January 2019

Closes:Saturday 25 May 2019

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Wednesday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm


Intervals:1

Tickets


Standard:
From £13

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Creatives


Author: Irene Sankoff & David Hein
Composer: Irene Sankoff & David Hein
Lyricist: Irene Sankoff & David Hein
Director: Christopher Ashley
Set designer: Beowulf Boritt
Costume designer: Toni-Leslie James
Musical direction: Ian Eisendrath
Lighting: Howell Binkley
Sound: Gareth Owen

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