William H. Mortensen Hall | Hartford, Connecticut
Come From Away is the amazing true story of 38 airplanes that were flying on September eleventh 2001. The true story of 7000 passengers stuck in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland Only at the splendid Mortensen Hall at Bushnell Theatre in the city of Hartford on the Tuesday 20th December 2022. This very small Island just off the coast of Canada almost doubled its population overnight as suddenly all these planes had nowhere else to land, brought together from first-hand accounts of those very passengers this is a truly heart-rending story of enduring friendship, book your tickets now for the most awe-inspiring story you will ever hear!
One of the lead characters — and real-life badass — Beverley Bass is the first female captain for American Airlines, and she was also flying one of the aeroplanes that landed in Gander. Jenn Colella earned a Tony Award nomination for her performance on stage, and Bass herself has watched the show almost 100 times. The 11 o’clock number “Me and the Sky” alone is worthy of the price of admission. Why not come and watch this unique journey at the iconic Mortensen Hall at Bushnell Theatre in Connecticut?