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Jenn Colella and the Stars of Come From Away Introduce Their New Broadway Musical

The work's hopeful story is set against the backdrop of the tragic events of September 11.

The new Broadway musical Come From Away is based on the true tale of what happened when 38 planes and 6,579 passengers were forced to land in a tiny Newfoundland town following the events of 9/11. At a recent press event, the show's performers spoke about taking on roles in this this emotional story and talking to audiences around the country following their pre-Broadway engagements. "After the show, the audience members, they're embracing each other…through tears, through laughter," says Rodney Hicks. "It's a beautiful show about communities coming together," Jenn Colella add