Come From Away: A 911 Story

On 9/11, for the first time ever, the FAA shut down all of US airspace. Inbound flights from Europe were diverted to Canada and 38 of the planes landed in Gander, Newfoundland. In 2017, these events became the backdrop for the Tony Award winning musical, “Come From Away.” This course will explore both the Broadway production as well as the drama that unfolded in the skies over America.


Greg Jenks

Greg is a retired school psychologist, homebrewer, amateur actor and singer, former member of the Osher Core Programming Committee and the current president for Osher Lifelong Learning. Growing up, the radio was always on in Greg’s house, and in the ... read more

Date: 2 Tue, Nov 28-Dec 5, 2023

Delivery Method: In-person With Livestream

Time: 10-11:15am CT

Location: UWM Hefter Conference Center or view on Zoom

Instructor: Greg Jenks

Fee: $15

Enrollment Limit: 60

Program Number: FALL:152

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