The Mark Gordon Company to Adapt “Come From Away”
Come From Away is the Tony award-winning musical about the travelers stranded in Gander, New Foundland, after the 9/11 attacks. According to playbill.com, The Mark Gordon Company (producer for The Silver Chair) is adapting the musical into a feature film with the script written by the authors of the play, Irene Sankoff and David Hein. The article also included a quote from Mark Gordon:
“Irene, David and Christopher created an experience that celebrates the triumph of humankind’s solidarity and compassion in the face of adversity – an experience that is equally breathtaking, inspiring and cathartic. We are proud to create a feature film adaptation to share with audiences around the world,” said Mark Gordon in a statement.
Thanks to Pat for notifying us!