Author Archives: Sharon Wheatley

About Sharon Wheatley

Mother of Charlotte and Beatrix. Sometimes an actress. Sometimes a writer. I'm glad you're here.

YOU ARE HERE (and we were there) Blogisode 6 (The Concert)

Listen: If you’ve never read this blog and are just tuning in, this is the one to read. And truth be told, you do not really need to even catch up because you guys–these are the big ones. That’s right. … Continue reading

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YOU ARE HERE (and we were there) Blogisode 5

Hello, hello, hello. You guys it’s been two weeks and I have been slowly writing this blog for a while. It’s epic so grab a snack! We’re going long! And it’s chock full of pictures today. We’ve go to finish … Continue reading

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YOU ARE HERE (and we were there) Blogisode 4

Welcome back, and how fitting we should all be together on 9/11. If you are behind, this is our fourth installment, go here for the previous blogisode. Our own Joel Hatch, who plays Mayor of Gander Claude Elliott, is reading … Continue reading

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You Are Here (and we were there) Blogisode 3

Omg you guys, hi. Hello. This blogisode comes to you from high above, uh, let me look….somewhere green and farm-y…Indiana? Anyhoo, it comes to you from an American Airlines flight and while it is the “prettiest plane”, I do wish … Continue reading

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You Are Here (and we were there) Blogisode 2

You are all hilarious and thank you for reading and for sharing it and for commenting on my very first blog post in 937 years. And you guys, ENOUGH about my jacket color. It’s a great jacket and it was … Continue reading

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You Are Here (and we were there)

In late October of 2016, the Broadway-to-be cast, crew and musicians of COME FROM AWAY traveled to the tiny town of Gander, Newfoundland to do some research and pay back the people who’d given so much during the 5 days after September 11, 2001. This is the story of what happened on that epic trip, written by Sharon Wheatley, an original (and current) cast member of COME FROM AWAY. With love and thanks to the people of Gander. Continue reading

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The End of Shiva (A new blog about new things)

Oh you guys, it’s been a long time. Three years, in fact. Sometimes people ask me when I am going to blog again and I laugh, “Never!” I say. Followed immediately with, “Okay, in all seriousness, I’ll blog when I … Continue reading

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