Apple Shares Trailer for Broadway Musical 'Come From Away'

Apple has shared a trailer for the original film "Come From Away," which is set to debut on September 10, as an unlisted video on the Apple TV YouTube channel.


Directed by Christopher Ashley, who directed the original Broadway production, Come From Away is a recording of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical of the same name that was filmed live at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater in New York City.

The musical centers on the true story of when 38 flights were grounded in Gander, Newfoundland, leaving 7,000 passengers in a small Canadian town after flights into the United States were briefly suspended in 2001.

"Come From Away" tells the story of 7,000 people stranded in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland after all flights into the US are grounded on September 11, 2001. As the people of Newfoundland graciously welcome the "come from aways" into their community in the aftermath, the passengers and locals alike process what's happened while finding love, laughter and new hope in the unlikely and lasting bonds that they forge.

Apple said earlier this year that the live performance of Come From Away was filmed in May with an audience of 9/11 survivors and front-line workers.

Come From Away premieres exclusively on Apple TV+ on Friday, September 10. "The Problem With Jon Stewart," "9/11: Inside the President's War Room," "The Morning Show" Season 2, and "Foundation" are also set to arrive next month.

Top Rated Comments

Mykbibby Avatar
13 months ago
I am not the target demographic
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
codewrangler Avatar
13 months ago
That still, reminds me of the Windows 95 launch...LOL :-)
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
orbital~debris Avatar
13 months ago

I am not the target demographic
But you know you don't have to be defined by that, right?
You can enjoy things from outside the box you're in/people put you in ?
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
PieTunes Avatar
13 months ago

Is it sung through like hamilton or is it a play with singing like music man?
No it's not sung through in the traditional sense like Les Miserables or Miss Saigon, but it is mostly the company singing with interspersed lines of dialogue.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TheYayAreaLiving ? Avatar
13 months ago
Can’t wait to watch it.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
bpb Avatar
13 months ago
Saw the production in London last year before the lockdown. Was incredible and emotional and wonderful. Looking forward to seeing this version.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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