– Come from Away –
Only at the Comedy Theatre, Melbourne
We have 3 double passes thanks for the performance of Come from Away on Thursday, 21 January 2021 at 7 pm.
*Please make sure before you enter that you will be 1) in Melbourne, and 2) available to attend on that date*
COME FROM AWAY follows the incredible real-life journey of 7,000 air passengers who became grounded in remote Gander in the wake of the September 11 tragedy. The small community that welcomed the ‘come from aways’ into their lives provided hope and compassion to those in need. Award-winning husband and wife duo David Hein and Irene Sankoff (book, music and lyrics), travelled to Gander and interviewed thousands of locals, compiling their stories to share with the world.
COME FROM AWAY is directed by Tony Award winner Christopher Ashley (Diana, Memphis), choreographed by Olivier Award Winner Kelly Devine (Diana, Rock of Ages, Rocky), with music supervision by Ian Eisendrath (A Christmas Story, Diana), scenic design by Beowulf Boritt (Act One, Rock of Ages, Be More Chill), costume design by Toni-Leslie James (Jelly’s Last Jam), lighting design by Howell Binkley (Jersey Boys, Hamilton), and sound design by Gareth Owen (Diana, A Bronx Tale). The cast includes includes Joseph Naim, Phillip Lowe, Zoe Gertz, Sharriese Hamilton and Kellie Rode, together with Angela Kennedy, Kathleen Moore, Josh Marin and Jasmine Vaughns.
For your chance to win, enter your details below and answer the following question:
Come from Away is set in the town of Gander. What country is Gander in?
Entries close 6 p.m. AEST on 17 January 2021
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David Edwards is the editor of The Blurb and a contributor on film and television