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I was curious as to how they would take the generosity of the residents of Newfoundland, in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Burlington, Canada
Very funny, very sad and all around fabulous!

This is a very entertaining telling of the true story of when dozens of airliners were diverted to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, Canada
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260 King St W | Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I spent the day at the Home Show and then went to Come From Away that evening. We really enjoyed the production. A very entertaining evening. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Julia R
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was curious as to how they would take the generosity of the residents of Newfoundland, in the face of such human tragedy, and make it into a musical. It was two solid hours of laughter, tears, and heartwarming renewed faith in humanity. What those...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very entertaining telling of the true story of when dozens of airliners were diverted to tiny Gander, Newfoundland, in Canada, when the US closed its airspace on September 11, 2001. Gander and other surrounding small towns housed, fed, and saw to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank morl8tr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently saw the show at the Elgin Street theatre, it was absolutely amazing! The actors did a phenomenal job in portraying this story. Love love loved it, highly recommend this show is a must see!

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank brokenhalo96
Reviewed 13 February 2019

December 21, 2018 was our show. We were very fortunate to have grabbed super seats (6th row front and center). The musical was energetic, tight, clever, funny, and moving. The production company should be very proud of their achievements! Superb cast and musicians. Proof that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank BSLH333Chris
Reviewed 13 February 2019

This play really shows how warm and hospitable Canadians are...the story was very moving. Proud to be a Canadian

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank P T
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

After seeing this show, I can now see why it has had the staying power that it does, what a fabulous show and outstanding cast. Their new venue at the Elgin Theatre on Yonge Street was excellent. Great seats, lots of leg room and even...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank madmal99
Reviewed 22 January 2019

If you haven't seen this show yet, book it now. It is incredibly moving and funny. I have to say that amoungst all the great shows I have seen, Mama Mia, Les Mis, Miss Saigon, Phantom, Cats, Superstar etc this I think rates the most...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 21 January 2019

Start with a fantastic story, add in excellent and extremely versatile acting and some on-your-feet music and you’ve got a great piece of entertainment. We have long measured every stage production we have seen against “Chicago” with its minimalist set, handful of props and huge...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Deb M
Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

Great show sound was excellent and cast was very good. 100min straight no intermission. Fast pace and entertaining all the way through. 10/10

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank JKM007JKM
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Response from TJ W | Reviewed this property |
Hi mac333_10 : this may be too late, or you've already found what you were looking for, but Great Canadian Holidays & Coaches offers Bus Trips from various Ontario locations to see Come From Away; also, Carlson Wagonlit... More