All stories by Irene Sankoff on BroadwayStars

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Friday, January 17, 2020

Come From Away Scribes David Hein and Irene Sankoff Reveal the Story Behind Their First Collaboration, My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding by David Hein and Irene Sankoff

Ahead of taking the stage in the 10-year anniversary benefit concert of MMLJW, the Tony Award nominees share how their partnership began, the impact of their first musical, and more.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

What We Learned From Writing Our Smash Broadway Musical Come From Away by Irene Sankoff and David Hein

Writers-composers-lyricists David Hein and Irene Sankoff reflect on the lessons they’ve learned with two years on Broadway under their belt—and more coming their way.

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Trapped in the Garden: Everything You Wanted to Know About Not Winning a Grammy by Irene Sankoff and David Hein

From Canada to Broadway to pop-music’s biggest night, the composers of “Come From Away” keep finding themselves in the unlikeliest of places.

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