Come From Away

The remarkable true story of the small town that welcomed the world.

Come From Away
Comedy Theatre

Theatre Address

240 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000

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Rodney Rigby

Rodney Rigby founded Newtheatricals; a producing group operating across Australia and on Broadway.

Current Broadway productions: Come From Away (also North American tour and London – Winner of four Olivier Awards including Best Musical). Other Broadway productions: Diana, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical, Children Of A Lesser God, Rocky, Catch Me If You Can and Lend Me A Tenor. Off Broadway productions: David Bryne’s Joan of Arc: Into the Fire, Here Lies Love and Helder Guimarães: Verso. Regional: Marie. Toronto: Come From Away.

Current Australia: Come From Away. Previous: Jersey Boys 2009-13 and 2018-19,  Blue Man Group, The Addams FamilyRock of Ages, Boeing Boeing, Mum’s the Word 2: Teenagers, Burt Bacharach and the Sydney Symphony, The Woman in Black, Jamie Oliver Live, Bryn Terfel – In Recital, David Campbell – Wild with StyleAnthony Warlow – Under the Stars, Stuff Happens, Leader of the Pack, Lesley Garrett and Anthony Warlow – The Magic of The Music, Via Dolorosa (written and performed by David Hare), La Fura Dels Baus XXX and The Helpmann Awards (2001, 2004 and 2005). Awards include: Live Performance Australia Life Member, Olivier Award for Best Musical 2019 (Come From Away) six Helpmann Awards including Best Musical 2010 (Jersey Boys) and Best Play 2006 (Stuff Happens), two Sydney Theatre Awards including Best Musical Production (Jersey Boys), eighteen Greenroom Awards and three time Tony Award nominee.

Together with Blythe Frank, Type Street Productions a film, television and theatre company have in development a limited series based on best-selling novel The Girl Who Wrote in Silk by Kelli Estes with screen play by Academy Award Nominee, Iris Yamashita , films Ed Monday, Something in the Water, Unit 234 and Bungalow 8.