When I heard I was being sent to review a musical about 9/11, I understandably thought I'd misheard.

A singing and dancing, jazz hands-y production of the world's worst terrorist attack in history? Surely that's guaranteed to be jarring at best, horrifically bad taste at worst?

What I quickly realised, however, is that isn't what Come From Away is all about. Not really.

Come From Away is a ground-breaking musical that tells the true story of the immediate aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Photo / Supplied
Come From Away is a ground-breaking musical that tells the true story of the immediate aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Photo / Supplied

While the world-shattering, catastrophic events of September 11 have been well-documented, Come From Away is the lesser-known true story of the other 38 planes in the sky that were forced to land in the middle of absolute

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