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Bio:
A Dora award-winning actress for This Wide Night (Mercury), Astrid originated the roles of Germaine in Belles Soeurs, The Musical (Segal/NAC) and Fielding in The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (Artistic Fraud). She also originated roles in Myth of The Ostrich (Toronto Fringe); The Way Back to Thursday ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A Dora award-winning actress for This Wide Night (Mercury), Astrid originated the roles of Germaine in Belles Soeurs, The Musical (Segal/NAC) and Fielding in The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (Artistic Fraud). She also originated roles in Myth of The Ostrich (Toronto Fringe); The Way Back to Thursday ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: Rachel Tucker Lets Kristin Chenoweth Audition for COME FROM AWAY Photo VIDEO: Rachel Tucker Lets Kristin Chenoweth Audition for COME FROM AWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

What happens when Kristin Chenoweth wants to star in Come From Away? Will the show's current Beverley Bass, Rachel Tucker let her in to audition? 

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Reopens On Broadway! Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Reopens On Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away returned to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021.

Photos: First Look at the New Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Photo Photos: First Look at the New Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away returns to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021, featuring De'lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

COME FROM AWAY Will Resume Performances on Broadway Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Resume Performances on Broadway Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will return to Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre tonight, September 21, 2021, featuring De’Lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

VIDEO: The Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Performs on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: The Broadway Cast of COME FROM AWAY Performs on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 10, 2021

This morning, the Broadway reopening cast of Come From Away performed on Good Morning America live from Times Square to celebrate their upcoming return to the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre and the release of the show's proshot, now available to stream on AppleTV Plus!

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek Into the Rehearsal Room for COME FROM AWAY Photo VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek Into the Rehearsal Room for COME FROM AWAY
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 9, 2021

Come From Away returns to Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld on September 21. Catch a sneak peek into the rehearsal room with the reopening cast as they perform the opening number 'Welcome to the Rock' ahead of the show's reopening.

Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ - See What the Critics Are Saying! Photo Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ - See What the Critics Are Saying!
by Michael Major - Sep 8, 2021

The live performance of “Come From Away' was filmed at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre this past May in New York City, where the Broadway production is staged, for an audience that included 9/11 survivors and front-line workers; and, employed over 200 people including members of the Broadway crew, staff and creative teams.

BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ is a Celebration of Humanity and Broadway Photo BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV+ is a Celebration of Humanity and Broadway
by David Clarke - Sep 8, 2021

On September 10, 2021, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001, Apple TV+ is debuting a stunning stage capture of Broadway’s COME FROM AWAY. Filmed live at Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theater in May 2021, the film is both a celebration of humanity’s penchant for kindness in the face of adversity and Broadway’s attempt to make a post-pandemic related lockdown return to vibrancy.

COME FROM AWAY to Commemorate Anniversary of 9/11 With GMA Performance & Release of C Photo COME FROM AWAY to Commemorate Anniversary of 9/11 With GMA Performance & Release of COVERS FROM AWAY Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

In September 2021, COME FROM AWAY will honor what was lost and commemorate what was found in Gander, Newfoundland 20 years ago and invites audiences to join the show as they reflect, honor and remember.

FOLLOW-UP: ÂÂżQuĂ© adaptaciones cinematográficas de los grandes musicales llegan este Photo FOLLOW-UP: ÂÂżQuĂ© adaptaciones cinematográficas de los grandes musicales llegan este año?
by Ainhoa Hornero - Aug 30, 2021

Consulta el calendario de estrenos para estar al dĂ­a de las Ăşltimas adaptaciones fĂ­lmicas

Photos: See Jenn Colella & Other Original Cast Members in Stunning New Photos From CO Photo Photos: See Jenn Colella & Other Original Cast Members in Stunning New Photos From COME FROM AWAY on Apple TV!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2021

'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.

COME FROM AWAY Announces New Broadway Cast Featuring Rachel Tucker & More! Photo COME FROM AWAY Announces New Broadway Cast Featuring Rachel Tucker & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 12, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away will return to Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, featuring De'Lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Please Note: Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others.

Filmed Version of COME FROM AWAY to Premiere on Apple TV+ September 10; Watch the Tra Photo Filmed Version of COME FROM AWAY to Premiere on Apple TV+ September 10; Watch the Trailer Now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021

Apple Original Films announced today that the filmed version of the Tony & Olivier Award-winning hit musical “Come From Away” will premiere globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, September 10. “Come From Away” is directed by Tony Award-winner Christopher Ashley, and stars an ensemble cast led by members of the Broadway show.

The Broadway Cast Reunion Series Will Host the Cast of COME FROM AWAY This Week Photo The Broadway Cast Reunion Series Will Host the Cast of COME FROM AWAY This Week
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2021

See your favorite stars, interact with the cast via chat, and hear personal, hilarious, unscripted stories and gossip – as the cast members really let their hair down.

MY FAIR LADY, COME FROM AWAY Actors Join The Broadway Cast Reunion Series May Lineup Photo MY FAIR LADY, COME FROM AWAY Actors Join The Broadway Cast Reunion Series May Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

The Broadway Cast Reunion Series, virtual visits with Broadway casts “backstage” and unrehearsed, is announcing its May lineup.

VIDEO: Over 75 Performers and Creatives Release 'Still Standing' in Honor of One Year Photo VIDEO: Over 75 Performers and Creatives Release 'Still Standing' in Honor of One Year Since the Broadway Shutdown
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2021

'Still Standing' is a video  celebrating the amazing professional artists, on and off stage, who are anxiously awaiting the day when  the lights of Broadway will once again be lit and audiences around the world can come back to the theatre.  

VIDEO: Watch Gloria Estefan, Kara Lindsay and More Read BROADWAY BABY! Photo VIDEO: Watch Gloria Estefan, Kara Lindsay and More Read BROADWAY BABY!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 4, 2021

Just last month, the children's book Broadway Baby, written by theater operator and producer Russell Miller with Judith A. Proffer, got a star-studded reading from some of Broadway's best.

Theater Stories: COME FROM AWAY, PASSION, JEKYLL & HYDE and More About the Gerald Sch Photo Theater Stories: COME FROM AWAY, PASSION, JEKYLL & HYDE and More About the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre! Learn about the theatre's namesake, Gerald Schoenfeld; the theatre's best-known shows like The M-Fer With the Hat, the Glengarry Glen Ross revival, The Humans, Come From Away, and much more!

Gloria Estefan, Santino Fontana, Laura Osnes, Adam Pascal, and More Set For Virtual R Photo Gloria Estefan, Santino Fontana, Laura Osnes, Adam Pascal, and More Set For Virtual Reading of BROADWAY BABY
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2021

A virtual reading will be held for the children’s book Broadway Baby, written by theater operator and producer Russell Miller with Judith A. Proffer. The star-studded event will be hosted by One Grand Books on Sunday, February 21 at 3:00pm ET.

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by Nicole Rosky - Jun 10, 2020

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