EXCLUSIVE: Gander Comes to Broadway in New Come From Away Behind the Scenes Video
The musical is directed by 2017 Tony winner Christopher Ashley.
The Tony-nominated Broadway production of Come From Away has released a new video about the show's creation process, and what it was like to bring the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, to the Great White Way. Check it out below:
Featuring a book, music, and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein, Come From Away is directed by Tony winner Christopher Ashley and choreographed by Kelly Devine. Set against the backdrop of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, the show follows what happens when 38 planes and 6,579 passengers are forced to land in Gander, doubling the population of "one small town on the edge of the world."
The cast includes Jenn Colella, Chad Kimball, Kendra Kassebaum, Geno Carr, Joel Hatch, Rodney Hicks, Lee MacDougall, Caesar Samayoa, Q. Smith, Sharon Wheatley, Astrid Van Wieren, Petrina Bromley, Josh Breckenridge, Susan Dunstan, Tamika Lawrence, and Tony LePage.