From Broadway to Gander, Newfoundland — The real people and untold stories behind Come From Away

 

Listen September 9, 2019

De’Lon Grant of the Broadway Come From Away cast hunting icebergs in Central Newfoundland.

De’Lon Grant of the Broadway Come From Away cast hunting icebergs in Central Newfoundland.

Not long ago, award-winning Broadway actor De’Lon Grant knew almost nothing about Newfoundland and baulked at rumors of a 9/11 musical. Then he joined the cast of Tony-nominated Come From Away — and — went to Gander. So what makes the people who inspired this global hit who they are? De’Lon agrees — you have to go there to find out. Sponsored by Destination Canada, North Americana hits the road with host Liz Beatty and some great American storytellers — unearthing surprising stories that connect Americans and Canadians. Listen here or on all major podcast platforms

 

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