Watch Scenes From the Emotional First Night Back at Come From Away on Broadway
The Tony-winning musical Come From Away reopened on Broadway at the Schoenfeld Theatre on September 21, and it was an emotional evening to say the least. Check out what happened below:
The cast of Come From Away includes De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Pearl Sun, Rachel Tucker, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin, and Julie Reiber. On Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.
Featuring a book, music, and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein, Come From Away is directed by 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, Newfoundland, doubling the population of "one small town on the edge of the world."