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Excellent Show with a Canadian Flair

Excellent cast, storyline is poignant, there’s a handful of humorous moments and several songs are... read more

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Paul W
The Rock comes to Entertain.

COME FROM AWAY We had the opportunity yesterday of attending the matinee performance of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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A masterpiece of beaux-arts architecture, the historic Royal Alexandra is Toronto's senior theatre and, at 101, never having been converted to any other use, the oldest continuously operating legitimate theatre in North America.The Royal Alexandra...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent cast, storyline is poignant, there’s a handful of humorous moments and several songs are very charming.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 days ago

COME FROM AWAY We had the opportunity yesterday of attending the matinee performance of the Canadian company performing Come From Away which I can only say was a most entertaining show. Without any spoiler alert needed this is the “remarkable true story” as they call...More

Thank geotaylor37
Reviewed 3 days ago

Come From Away is such an amazing, touching story, especially since it is based on a true event. There are some great humourous lines and truly portrays the life, generosity and hospitality of the Newfoundland people. Definitely a show not to be missed!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Come from away is the true story of how Gander Newfoundland Thad to accommodate the passengers of over 20 airplanes during the 911 emergency. The musical production is 100 minutes straight with excellent choreography and music!

Thank Pascoguy
Reviewed 5 days ago

This performance has energy from start to finish. It has great acting with each cast member taking equivalent stardom. The musicians provided the constant backdrop and kept the pace brisk. It is amazing how the complete story was told in just 100minutes; but the result...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Thank you Newfoundland, you did us proud! Great show, gives you a small insight of the islands hospitality. Gracious people, great food and amazing music...

Thank kittycat199
Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved the music, humour and overall story. The play show strength of community during a very dark time in history. Makes you proud to be Canadian!

Thank kflan1963
Reviewed 1 week ago

brilliant show.clearly much better knowing that it is a true story.incredible story.funny.sad.touching and highly entertaining.so glad we went.royal Alexandra theatre is so beautiful.the staff are so kind and friendly but most of all the theatre is just beautiful.full of old charm.very happy coming away from...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come from Away exceeded all my expectations on every level. A must see for everyone on how to treat your fellow humans

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought tickets to see come from away for my girlfriends birthday, the show was fabulous. I highly recommend it

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Tinagambino
10 September 2018|
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Response from ballymitty | Reviewed this property |
There are many hotels in walking distance of the Royal Alex.3 of the best: Le Germain Merton St. Marriott Hotel Rogers Centre. Thompson Hotel King West. There is no free parking at any hotel in Toronto.
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suzyCanada
29 August 2018|
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The show is approximately 90 minutes long and there is no intermission. The show is so entrancing that you won’t even miss the intermission!
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Leslie C
4 July 2018|
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