Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

The First National Tour of "Come From Away" opened its Los Angeles engagement on Wednesday, November 28. The Tony Award-winning musical continues through January 6, 2019, at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre.

The touring production of "Come From Away" will star Kevin Carolan (Disney's "Newsies"), Harter Clingman ("Peter and The Starcatcher"), Nick Duckart ("In the Heights"), Chamblee Ferguson, Becky Gulsvig ("School of Rock the Musical"),Julie Johnson ("Memphis"), Christine Toy Johnson ("The Music Man"), James Earl Jones II ("The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess"), Megan McGinnis ("Les Misérables"), Andrew Samonsky ("South Pacific"), Danielle K. Thomas ("Avenue Q"), Emily Walton ("August: Osage County"), Marika Aubrey, Jane Bunting, Michael Brian Dunn, Julie Garnyé, Adam Halpin and Aaron Michael Ray.

With a book, music and lyrics by Tony and Grammy Award nominees Irene Sankoff & David Hein, "Come From Away"is directed by Tony Award winner Christopher Ashley ("Come From Away"), musical staging by two-time Tony nominee Kelly Devine ("Come From Away," "Rocky"), with music supervision by Grammy nominee Ian Eisendrath ("Come From Away"), scenic design by Tony Award winner Beowulf Boritt ("Act One"), costume design by Tony Award nominee Toni-Leslie James("Jelly's Last Jam), lighting design by two-time Tony Award winner Howell Binkley ("Hamilton"), sound design by Tony Award nominee Gareth Owen ("End of the Rainbow"), orchestrations by Tony nominee August Eriksmoen ("Bright Star"), music arrangements by Grammy nominee Ian Eisendrath and casting by Telsey + Company.

"Come From Away" tells the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.

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Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Aubrey Anderson-Emmons

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and actor Aubrey Anderson-Emmons

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Kate Linder

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Gabrielle Ruiz

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Olympian Michelle Kwan

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Olivia Sanabia

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Eileen Galindo

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Eileen Galindo

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, TV personality Michaela Pereira, a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Magda Molina

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Mara Marini

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Suzanne Cryer

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Suzanne Cryer and a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor David Paymer

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Richard Azurdia

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Barrett Foa

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Tessa Auberjonois

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and TV personality Aliya Jasmine Sovani

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Diarra Kilpatrick

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor D’Arcy Carden

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Nico Santos

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and actor Nico Santos

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Vincent Rodriguez III

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Nia Vardalos

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Nia Vardalos and a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actors Matthew Morrison and Renee Puente

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Matthew Morrison

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Vincent Rodriguez III, cast member Chamblee Ferguson and actor Gabrielle Ruiz

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Cast members Emily Walton and Kevin Carolan

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and cast member Kevin Carolan

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast member Harter Clingman and Oswald “Oz� Fudge

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Cast member Danielle K. Thomas

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Cast member Christine Toy Johnson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast members Danielle K. Thomas and Julie Johnson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, Captain Beverley Bass and cast member Christine Toy Johnson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast member Danielle K. Thomas, Tom Stawicki and Captain Beverley Bass

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast member Megan McGinnis, Rene Puente, and actor Matthew Morrison

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Actor Vincent Rodriguez III and cast member Christine Toy Johnson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast member Harter Clingman, Tom Stawicki, Captain Beverley Bass and cast member Chamblee Ferguson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, Nick Marson, cast member James Earl Jones II and Diane Marson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, actor Vincent Rodriguez III and cast members Andrew Samonsky and Nick Duckart

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, actor Vincent Rodriguez III and cast member Andrew Samonsky

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, Nick and Diane Marson and cast members Christine Toy Johnson and Chamblee Ferguson

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
Captain Beverley Bass

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, cast member Becky Gulsvig and Captain Beverley Bass

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
The Cast of COME FROM AWAY

Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates Opening Night at the Ahmanson Theatre
From left, Tom Stawicki, cast member Becky Gulsvig and Captain Beverley Bass

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