Come From Away has now closed following a highly successful 4 year run in London’s West End

Come From Away​

The critically acclaimed musical ​Come From Away​, the moving tale that captured the spirit of true events that transpired in the wake of 9/11. Winning four Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical, Come From Away has swept the West End being praised with a wave of five star reviews from both critics and the public alike.

What Is The Show About

Come From Away ​tells the story of what happened to a small town called Gander,Newfoundland and Labrador during the events of September 11, 2001, when 38 planes had to unexpectedly land. The small community had to rally together throughout the struggle and accommodate nearly 7,000 passengers following the tragedy of 9/11. Many of the characters are based upon real-life passengers, including Nick and Diane Marson, a Brit and an American who fell in love in real life following the disaster. 

Tony® and Grammy® nominated writers ​Irene Sankoff ​and ​David Hein​ have taken the accounts of those involved and created a musical full of charm, wit and compassion.

Ticket Information

Come From Away has now closed following a highly successful 4 year run in London’s West End

Running Time

Approx. 1 hour 40 minutes with no interval

Come From Away ​stars ​Alice Fearn as Annette, Beverly Bass and others; ​Mark Dugdale​ as Garth, Kevin Tuerff and others; ​James Doherty as Claude Elliot and others; ​Tarinn Callender ​as Bob and others; ​Emma Salvo​ as Janice Mosher and others; ​Jonathan Andrew Hume​ as Ali, Kevin Jung and others; ​Mary Doherty​ as Bonnie Harris and others; ​Alistair Harvey​ as Doug, Nick Marson and others; ​Harry Morrison as Oz Fudge and others; ​Kate Graham​ as Diane Gray and others; ​Cat Simmons​ as Hannah O’Rourke and others; and ​Jenna Boyd ​as Beulah Davis and others. The show is directed by ​Christopher Ashley.

“This musical gets everything right. Irresistible and inspiring.”

The Times

“This miraculous masterpiece is totally, soul-feedingly wonderful..”  

Time Out

“A celebration of the best of humankind.”

The Daily Beast 

“A global phenomenon, and you can see why.”

The Guardian

How to get tickets to Come From Away?

Come From Away has now closed following a successful 4 year run at the Phoenix Theatre. 

How long is Come From Away?

The running time for Come From Away is approximately 1 hour 40 minutes with no interval.

Where is Come From Away playing?

Come From Away London home was the Phoenix Theatre in the city’s world famous theatre district, the West End. You can find more information about the location of the theatre as well as transport options via our getting here page

What is the age guidance for Come From Away?

Come From Away is recommended for ages 10 and over.

Is there a dress code for Come From Away?

There is no specific dress code at the theatre. We would recommend all theatregoers wear comfortable and appropriate for attire for the occasion