Friday, May 19, 2017

Come From Away to launch North American tour in 2018

Come From Away will return to Toronto beginning in February, 2018

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Theater News: Come From Away to Launch North American Tour in Seattle

The new Broadway musical is nominated for seven Tony Awards.

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The Rock Will Hit the Road! COME FROM AWAY Set to Launch National Tour from Seattle in 2018 by BroadwayWorld

Junkyard Dog Productions announced today that the critically acclaimed new musical COME FROM AWAY, which is nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, won 5 Outer Critics Circle Awa…

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Come From Away to Kick Off National Tour in Seattle by Broadway.com

The Tony-nominated musical Come From Away will begin its national tour at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre in October 2018, with an exact first-performance date to be announced. Ad…

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Come From Away Will Embark on a National Tour by Ryan McPhee

The Tony-nominated musical also has a sit-down production in Toronto in the works.

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Come From Away Tony-Nominated Choreographer Kelly Devine Counts Down Her 10 Ultimate Tony Moments

Tony-nominated Come From Away choreographer Kelly Devine shares her 10 favorite Tony Awards night performances.

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Welcome to the Rock: Backstage at Come From Away with Jenn Colella, Episode 1: All Aboard! by Broadway.com

In this first episode of Come From Away star Jenn Colella's new vlog, we get a seat in the audience at the Helen Hayes Awards, meet Jenn's backstage roommate and more. Welcome to the…

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: Irene Sankoff and David Hein

Nominated for The Tony Award for Best Original Score and Book of a Musical for their work for the Best Musical nominee Come From Away, Irene Sankoff and David Hein give us a glimpse into the…

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: How Come From Away Balances Facts and Emotion by Ruthie Fierberg

Tony-nominated writers Irene Sankoff and David Hein created a story and songs found the specific in the historical.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Canadians and Others by John Simon

I have nothing against Canadians save that their export in shows is always questionable, whether it is “To Grandmother’s House We Go,” “The Drowsy Chaperone,” or now “Come From A…

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BWW TV Exclusive: People, Places & Planes- How Tony Nominees Christopher Ashley and Kelly Devine Navigated COME FROM AWAY! by BroadwayWorld TV

Director Christopher Ashley and choreographer Kelly Devine both earned Tony nominations for their work on the seven-time nominated Come From Away. Below, watch as the duo explains how they b…

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Tony-Nominated Musical Come From Away Celebrates 300 Performances by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh from taking home four Helen Hayes Awards, the Tony-nominated musical Come From Away celebrated 300 performances on May 16. That number includes performances combined from the musical&#…

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Photo Flash: Come From Away Celebrates 300 Performances Worldwide

The Tony-nominated show has played coast to coast, from San Diego's La Jolla Playhouse to Gander, Newfoundland's Steele Community Centre Arena.

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Come From Away Celebrates 300th Performance May 16 by Marc J. Franklin

The Mayor of Gander Claude Elliott and pilot Beverley Bass joined the cast, crew, and creative team for the festivities.

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Photo Coverage: From La Jolla to DC, Seattle to Toronto- COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 300th Performance! by Jessica Fallon Gordon

Come from Away, nominated for seven Tony Awards, has now played 96 performances at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, but the show's road to Broadway was a long one. Just yesterday the cast cele…

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Come From Away Tony Nominee Jenn Colella Is Broadway.com's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready to take flight with Broadway's award-winning sleeper hit Come From Away! Tony nominee Jenn Colella is onboard to lead Broadway.com's newest vlog, Welcome to …

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Theater News: Come From Away, Sense and Sensibility, and More Win Helen Hayes Awards

Theater Alliance's Word Becomes Flesh led the night with five awards.

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Come From Away Wins Big at D.C.’s Helen Hayes Awards; Sweat Also Honored by Broadway.com

Stop the world! The new Broadway musical Come From Away has reason to cheer. The show took home four Helen Hayes Awards on May 15. The awards were given for the show’s D.C. premie…

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Come From Away Tops Helen Hayes Awards by Olivia Clement

The Broadway musical was named Outstanding Musical Production for its out-of-town run at Ford’s Theatre in D.C.

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Monday, May 15, 2017

‘Come From Away’ wins 4 Helen Hayes Awards, including outstanding musical by The Canadian Press

“Come From Away” also received the award for outstanding musical director, outstanding supporting actress in a musical and outstanding ensemble in a musical.

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‘Come From Away’ primes Tony pump with Hayes win by Nelson Pressley

Marc Bamuthi Joseph’s all-male “for colored girls” companion earns five prizes for Theater Alliance

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Come From Away wins four Helen Hayes Awards, including outstanding musical

The 9/11-inspired musical also received the award for outstanding musical director, outstanding supporting actress in a musical and outstanding ensemble in a musical

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Here Are The Recipients of the 2017 Helen Hayes Awards by Dcmetrotheaterarts Staff

Here are the 2017 Helen Hayes Recipients in RED. __ Outstanding Choreography, Musical-Hayes Christopher d’Amboise, Evita, Olney Theatre Center Kelly Devine, Come From Away, Ford’…

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Odds & Ends: Phillipa Soo & More Hamilton Peeps Set for Public Theater Gala & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and this weekend. Phillipa Soo & More Set for Public Theater Gala at the Delacorte A bevy of Broadway faves has been…

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Stars of PRINCE OF BROADWAY, BANDSTAND, COME FROM AWAY, GREAT COMET and More to Perform at MTC's Spring Gala by BroadwayWorld

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its annual Spring Gala on Monday, May 22 at Cipriani 42nd Street 110 East 42nd Street honoring Matthew C. Blank, Chairman of Showtime Networks Inc.

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Award Fever! Rylance! Rent! Aaron Tveit in Summer Sondheim! Week in NY Theater by New York Theater

  Four major New York theater awards announced their winners this past week — and Oslo is doing very well, as is The Band’s Visit, even though it closed Off-Broadway in Jan…

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DVR Alert: Cast of Broadway's COME FROM AWAY to Perform on NBC's LATE NIGHT by TV News Desk

BWW has just learned that the cast of the Tony-nominated musical COME FROM AWAY will perform on NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on Monday, May 22nd. Kyle Chandler and Michaela Watkins are…

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Sunday, May 14, 2017

BWW TV: COME FROM AWAY Stars Help NYC Students Celebrate Theatre at the Broadway Junior Student Finale! by BroadwayWorld TV

The Shubert Foundation and Music Theatre International's 12thAnnualBroadway Junior Student Finale was held earlier this week at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre 1634 Broadway. The event was …

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COME FROM AWAY Star Sharon Wheatley Marries THE GLASS MENAGERIE's Martha Donaldson by BroadwayWorld

It was a performance like no other last month when Come From Away's Sharon Wheatley wed her partner Martha Donaldson, stage manager for The Glass Menagerie.

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