Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall | Fort Myers, Florida
A true story, the Tony award-winning Come From Away is a Best Musical winner all across North America! Only at the spectacular Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall in the city of Fort Myers on the Friday 17th December 2021. Don’t miss this outstanding new musical written by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. This absolutely outstanding true story of how the small town of Gander, Newfoundland, on a minute island just off Canada ended up doubling their population almost instantly as 38 airplanes were forced to land because of the September eleventh attacks. Grab your tickets now!
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 planes that landed in Gander. Jenn Colella earned a Tony Award nomination for her performance on Broadway, and Bass herself has experienced 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 experience this unique journey at the illustrious Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall in Florida?