Come From Away at Phoenix Theatre tickets
Come From Away at Phoenix Theatre tickets

Come From Away tickets from £24.00

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About the show

Multi-award-winning Canadian musical Come From Away arrives in the West End, following huge critical success on Broadway. Transferring to the Phoenix Theatre in February 2019, the show will receive a prior run at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin from December 2018 to January 2019. Created by Irene Sankoff and David Hein, the emotional musical is based around the true events of 9/11.

A breath-taking new musical, Come From Away delves into the heart of a small town in Newfoundland during the terrifying attacks. In the days following 9/11 when flights were grounded across the United States, Canada worked with the US Federal Aviation Authority to prevent further threats by routing planes through Canada.

As a result, there were 7,000 passengers stranded in the small town of Newfoundland. With the population suddenly doubled, the townsfolk rallied to look after the disorientated and grieving guests. Come From Away sees new friendships forged as hatred spreads across the world, showing that even in the darkest of days, light can be found.

With a book, music and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein, the husband and wife duo behind My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding, Come From Away is only their second musical. Directed by Tony Award-winner Christopher Ashley, whose Broadway credits include Memphis, Xanadu, and The Rocky Horror Show, the production features set design by Beowulf Boritt, costume design by Toni-Leslie James, lighting design by Howell Binkley and sound design by Gareth Owen.

The show stars Alice Fearn (Wicked), Tarinn Callender (Hamilton), James Doherty (London Road), Kate Graham (Mamma Mia), Alasdair Harvey (Mamma Mia), Jenna Boyd (The Wind in the Willows), Mary Doherty (Avenue Q), Mark Dugdale (Jersey Boys), Jonathan Andrew Hume (The Lion King), Harry Morrison (Half A Sixpence), Emma Salvo (The Toxic Avenger) and Cat Simmons (Oliver!).

Further casting features Ricardo Castro, Stuart Hickey, Sorelle Marsh, Micha Richardson, Matthew Whennel-Clark, Chiara Baronti, Alexander McMorran and Jennifer Tierney.

This Drama Desk Award-winning musical has garnered fans from across the globe, and promises to be wildly popular. With a book based on interview transcripts that pays tribute to the goodness in people during a time that divided a nation, this unmissable production opened at London’s Phoenix Theatre on 30 January 2019, with a press night on 18 February 2019.

Recommended for

People who love new musicals will already know about this show, so this is the chance to see it without having to plan a trip across the pond.

Age Recommendations: Recommended 10+

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Dates and times

Running time: 1 hour 40 minutes (without an interval)
Opened: 30 Jan 2019
Press night: 18 Feb 2019
Booking from: 04 Jan 2021
Booking until: 08 May 2021

Next available performances

DateMatineeEvening
Monday 04 Jan 2021--7:30pm
Tuesday 05 Jan 2021--7:30pm
Wednesday 06 Jan 20212:30pm7:30pm
Thursday 07 Jan 2021--7:30pm
Friday 08 Jan 2021--7:30pm
Saturday 09 Jan 20212:30pm7:30pm
Monday 11 Jan 2021--7:30pm

Seating plan

For detailed seating information for Come From Away, please check out our interactive Phoenix Theatre seating plan with 3785 seat reviews and 2375 photos of views from seat.

Location and map

Phoenix Theatre
Charing Cross Road
London, WC2H 0JG

1649 Reviews Add review

The first 10 minutes are spent acclimatising to the accent and speed of the performance. As soon as that aspect clicks into place you’re... More

sueseaman 5’ 6”, 57 reviews, 1 helpful vote

Such a powerful, emotional and uplifting show, already loved the music but seeing it live definitely lived up to pretty much all expectations!... More

mandahackner 2 reviews, 0 helpful votes

This was one of the best musicals I've seen! Such a loaded story was treated with the most humanity, sadness, humour and joyfulness... More

imogenbrady 5"3, 23 reviews, 1 helpful vote

Great energy for the entire show. It had special relevance as flight 93 turned over Cleveland Ohio, my home, on Sept 11, 2001.... More

ronaldg3 1 review, 0 helpful votes

Incredible as always - the choreography just really catches your eye, as it’s simple but powerful. This show really expresses the importance... More

nicolepeto1 5"7, 80 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Absolutely incredible show, really moving but also lots of really funny parts. The cast are phenomenal as are the band and the soundtrack... More

rebeccahastings 5'6, 28 reviews, 0 helpful votes

I really enjoyed Come From Away. The energy and the music were great, balanced with the human element and the knowledge that it was... More

chocoholics2005 4"10, 82 reviews, 0 helpful votes

Amazing show; although it's short enough to run straight through without an interval, it's heartfelt and funny, and highlights the... More

aidenstanley 6 reviews, 0 helpful votes

In my opinion this is one of the best theatrical productions I’ve seen. A capitvating journey from start to finish with both incredible... More

sanch001 5ft 8, 106 reviews, 19 helpful votes