Come From Away

Opens July
Come From Away

Come From Away

The Global Phenomenon Comes to the Gold Coast

The Tony® and Olivier Award winning musical Come From Away tells the remarkable true story of thousands of stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland, Canada that welcomed them all. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.

Don’t miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony® and Grammy nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by Tony® winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley with musical staging by Olivier Award winner Kelly Devine.

Newsweek cheers, ‘it takes you to a place you never want to leave!’

On 9/11 the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

The global phenomenon comes to HOTA on the Gold Coast this July. HOTA Members will enjoy priority booking, with tickets available from Wed 23 Mar. Subscribers will have access to tickets from Wed 30 Mar. 

A MUST-SEE! An unforgettably moving and touching story of the power of friendship and the human spirit.
CBS
EXTRAORDINARY! Transports us on a wave of hope.
NY
A Hit and a Masterpiece.
Herald Sun
Who knew kindness and generosity could be so thrilling.
The Australian
Irresistible and inspiring.
The Times, UK
Dates
Opens July
Where
Theatre 1
Ages
All Ages
Duration
100mins (no interval)
Tickets
Price Level 1
Full price (Peak) $169
Full price (Off Peak) $159
Group 10+ (Peak) $144
Group 10+ (Off Peak) $134

Price Level 2
Full price (Peak) $135
Full price (Off Peak) $125

Price Level 3
Full price (Peak) $95
Full price (Off Peak) $85

Note:
Peak Performances:
Fri 7.30pm
Sat 2pm & 7.30pm
Sun 1pm & 2pm

Off Peak Performances:
Tue 7pm
Wed 7.30pm
Thur 7.30pm
Sun 5pm & 6pm
Credits
Irene Sankoff and David Hein
Book, Music & Lyrics

Christopher Ashley
Director

Kelly Devine
Musical Staging

Ian Eisendrath
Musical Supervisor, Musical Arrangements

Beowulf Boritt
Scenic Designer

Toni-Leslie James
Costume Designer

Howell Binkley
Lighting Designer

Gareth Owen
Sound Design

David Brian Brown
Hair Design

August Eriksmoen
Orchestrations

Michael Tyack AM
Musical director

Lauren Wiley
Casting Director

Telsey & Company – Rachel Hoffman C.S.A
Casting U.S.

Joel Goldes
Dialect Coach

Michael Rubinoff
Creative Consultant

Daniel Goldstein
Associate Director

Richard J. Hinds
Associate Choreographer

Michael Ralph
Resident Director and Choreographer

Warren Letton
Lighting Programmer

Hugh Hamilton
Associate Lighting Designer

Russell Godwin
Associate Sound Designer

David Letch
Associate Sound Designer

Matthew Armentrout
Associate Wig Designer

Brian Downie
Technical Director

Dave Worthy
Production Manager and Head Mechanist

Alchemy Production Group
General Manager U.S.

Junkyard Dog Productions and Rodney Rigby
Producers
Food & Drink
Palette Restaurant preshow dinner. Click here to view sample menu.
Book Preshow Dinner at $75 pp.

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