Come From Away

Abbey Theatre, Thursday 6th December - Saturday 19th January 2019

Discover the remarkable true story of a small town that welcomed the world.

Following sold-out, record-breaking engagements on Broadway, across the USA and in Canada, Come From Away has landed in Dublin for its long-awaited European premiere, ahead of its West End transfer. This joyous new musical shares the incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these ‘come from aways' into their lives. As uneasiness turned into trust and music soared into the night, gratitude grew into friendships and their stories became a celebration of hope, humanity and unity.

Awarded the Tony® for Best Direction of a Musical, Christopher Ashley's production guides audiences through a colourful and spirited cast of characters, brought to life by Tony® and Grammy® nominated writing team Irene Sankoff and David Hein. #ComeFromAwayDublin

Booking Information
Times:
Mon – Sat 7.30pm, Matinees 2pm.
Running time:
1 hour, 40 minutes without an interval

Recommended for ages 10+. Sign language interpreted performance: Tuesday 15th January, 7:30pm.


Date:
Thursday 6th December - Saturday 19th January 2019
Time:
2pm | 7.30pm
Price:
€13 - €50
Address:
Abbey Theatre, Abbey Street Lower, North City, Dublin 1, Ireland

Google Map of Abbey Theatre, Abbey Street Lower, North City, Dublin 1, Ireland

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