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Come From Away

Recommended

The 5th Avenue Theatre Downtown
Oct 9–Nov 4

$40-$191

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Recommended by Rich Smith

What happens when kind island people who live in the poorest province in Canada realize that they have to play host to a bunch of irritated, scared, and stranded "plane people" who nearly outnumber them? They help. Instantly, food comes off the store shelves, the hockey rink becomes cold storage, and every home's a hotel. An indicative line, given by an actor playing a clerk: "Thank you for shopping at Wal-Mart. Would you like to come back to my house for a shower?" This is the strong, uplifting premise of Come From Away. Normally, I'm a stone when it comes to musicals. But by minute six or seven, I was smiling at all the small town charm and rooting for the spirit these people projected.

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The 5th Avenue Theatre

1308 Fifth Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
206-625-1900
https://www.5thavenue.org

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  • Oct 9–Nov 4
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