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Come From Away extends West End run into 2022

The show is currently set to return from July

The 2020 cast of Les Misérables
The 2020 cast of Come From Away
© Craig Sugden
The WhatsOnStage Award-winning musical Come From Away has extended its run at the Phoenix Theatre into 2022.

The piece will continue its run at the Phoenix Theatre, with reopening dates from 22 July 2021 now extended through to February 2022. The show follows a group of plane passengers stranded in Gander (as well as their Canadian hosts) in the wake of the September 11 attacks. Tickets for the show are on sale now.

Appearing in the cast are Jenna Boyd (Beulah and others), James Doherty (Claude and others), Mary Doherty (Bonnie and others), Mark Dugdale (Kevin T/Garth and others), Alice Fearn (Beverley/Annette and others), Kate Graham (Diane and others), Alasdair Harvey (Nick/Doug and others), Jonathan Andrew Hume (Kevin J/Ali and others), Harry Morrison (Oz and others), Emma Salvo (Janice and others), and Cat Simmons (Hannah and others), with Chiara Baronti, Ricardo Castro, Stuart Hickey, Sorelle Marsh, Alexander McMorran, Micha Richardson, Jennifer Tierney and Matthew Whennell-Clark.

The piece has book, music and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein and is directed by Christopher Ashley, with musical staging by Kelly Devine, music supervision and arrangements by Ian Eisendrath, scenic design by Beowulf Boritt, costume design by Toni-Leslie James, lighting design by Howell Binkley, sound design by Gareth Owen, hair design by David Brian Brown, orchestrations by August Eriksmoen, and casting by Pippa Ailion CDG and Natalie Gallacher CDG.

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Watch the show's reopening trailer here: