The full cast of Broadway’s return of Come From Away has been announced. As previously announced, the play will resume at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on September 21.
The full cast of Come From Away
Several Broadway actors have replayed their roles. Аnd many of them will be on stage again later this year. Starting on October 8, Petrina Bromley will return to the company as Bonnie. All actors play various roles, from passengers to locals to airline personnel. Come From Away tells the true story of the 7,000 stranded air passengers after the 2001 terrorist attacks. And the Newfoundland town that welcomed them.
The Broadway cast will feature De’Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Pearl Sun, Olivier nominee Rachel Tucker, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin, and Julie Reiber.
The show consists of music, lyrics, and a book by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Tony Award winner Christopher Ashley was director. And choreographed by Olivier Award winner Kelly Devine. Tony-Leslie James is responsible for costume design. Howell Binkley’s Lighting Design, Gareth Owen’s Sound Design, August Eriksmoen’s Orchestra, Telsey & Company’s Rachel Hoffman Casting. Irene Sankoff and David Hein share the true story behind their Tony-nominated away score. The musical was nominated for seven Tony Awards.
Apple TV+ will “stage” Come From Away on-screen, beginning September 10. As expected, several original Broadway actors replayed their roles. Check out the trailer above. In addition, eOne’s Laurel Thomson served as the executive producer of the live capture performance, Jennifer Todd, Bill Condon, and Mark Gordon Served as a producer with the original stage producer Junkyard Dog Productions. Brittany Hapner is a co-producer; the alchemy production team provides stage production and general management.
Credits featured image: Come from Away official Facebook page.
Credits: Playbill.com; newyorktheatreguide.com