Get ready to say farewell to the rock as the uplifting musical Come From Away has announced that it is to close in the West End with its final performance at the Phoenix Theatre set for January 7th, 2023. Tickets to Come From Away tickets are available to book both online and through the box office.
The plot of Come From Away follows the true stories of 7,000 airline passengers who found themselves redirected and stranded in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, in the immediate aftermath of the 9/11 terror attacks. More info about Come From Away is available here.
Come From Away was the winner of four Olivier Awards in 2019, including 'Best New Musical', 'Best Sound Design', 'Outstanding Achievement in Music', and 'Best Theatre Choreographer'. When the West End company take their final bow at the Phoenix Theatre Come From Away will have played 1048 performances at the venue.
The roles in Come From Away are all 'multi-roled' by the company by the talented cast which is made up of Matthew Whennell-Clark, Alice Fearn, Stuart Hickey, Emma Salvo, Chiara Baronti, Gemma Knight Jones, Harry Morrison, James Doherty, Robert Hands, Jenna Boyd, Lucy Park, Kirsty Malpass, Jonathan Andrew Hume, Kate Graham, Lejaun Sheppard, Mark Dugdale, Sarah Morrison, Ricardo Castro, Alexander McMorran, and Jennifer Tierney.
The Come From Away musical features original music, lyrics, and a book by David Hein and Irene Sankoff who created the musical following a visit to Gander during the 10th anniversary of 9/11.
Performances of From Away will continue at the Phoenix Theatre until January 7th, 2023.