The cast of Broadway's Come From Away recently traveled to P.S. 52 in Sheepshead Bay as part of its I Am An Islander project. The project connects classrooms in New York City with classrooms in Newfoundland through the support of the NYC Department of Education, the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District, the City College of New York's (CCNY) graduate program in educational theatre, and a Broadway League Education Grant.
Additional participating New York City classrooms and teachers included Brigid Warnke's 9th and 10th grade classes at Claremont International High School; Christina Massie's 12th grade class at Brooklyn Technical High School; Thais Flaitt Giannoccaro's high school class at High School for Environmental Studies; Jessica Mintzes' 8th grade class at Irwin Altman Middle School 172; and Andrea Joseph's 6th, 7th and 8th grade classes at PS/MS 146Q.
Additional teaching artists included Patrick McGee and Sobha Kavanakudiyil with the support of Jennifer Katona from City College of New York's graduate program in educational theatre