- Rehearsal: February 7, 2017
- Preview: February 18, 2017
- Open: March 12, 2017
Based on the true story of when the isolated town of Gander, Newfoundland played host to the world. What started as an average day in a small town turned in to an international sleep-over when 38 planes, carrying thousands of people from across the globe, were diverted to Gander on September 11, 2001.
"Come From Away" had its World Premiere at the La Jolla Playhouse in June 2015. It was a co-production with Seattle Rep, where it played the following November. It played Washington DC’s Ford’s Theatre (Sept 2 – Oct 16, 2016) and Toronto’s Royal Alexandra Theatre (Nov 15 - Jan 8, 2017). This production went on hiatus, due to the COVID 19 restrictions, beginning March 12, 2020. It went back into Rehearsals on September 1, 2021 and resumed performances on September 21, 2021.