A 9/11 musical? Inneresting…
Come From Away is a fairly new musical that revolves around the town of Gander, Newfoundland on September 11, 2001.
The play was originally developed by the Canadian Music Theatre Project in Oakville, Ontario, Canada by Irene Sankoff and David Hein who wrote the music and lyrics.
From there the musical was developed more at Goodspeed Musicals' Festival of New Artists in East Haddam CT before landing at the La Jolla Playhouse or Seattle Repertory Theater.
Well now it's time for bigger and better things as it was just revealed that the musical will open on Broadway in the Spring of 2017!
Director Christopher Ashley previously talked a bit about the plot, saying: