The show has music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, and a book by Harvey Fierstein. Wolcott also portrayed Buttons in Newsies Live. Newsies is a 1992 musical film starring Christian Bale, David Moscow, and Bill Pullman. SEUSSICAL rehearsals will start on Thursday January 17th. The True Story" Story-To-Scene Comparison Sequence With Audio Commentary; Sing-Along Feature; Widescreen (2.35:1) -- Enhanced For 16x9 Televisions In 1992, Disney's movie musical "Newsies" made its debut — and it's since become quite a treasure.. For months, the cast and crew of Lehi High School’s production of “Newsies” have carefully followed every protocol and have made minor and major adjustments to perform on the new auditorium stage for a live audience. Based on the REAL-LIFE Newsboy Strike of 1899, this SHOW-STOPPING musical tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist away from the big city. Santa Fe (Prologue) 3. A band of teenage “newsies” fight for what’s right against the titans of publishing in this uplifting musical. Kathleen Burns, another senior who was cast as lead character Jack Kelly, said Newsies was the first musical she loved. TV: Peter Pan Live! See more ideas about newsies, musicals, musical theatre. Newsies: The Broadway Musical is now on Disney+!. Katie Claire McGrath (Katherine Plumber) and Clay Roberts (Jack Kelly) in Disney’s NEWSIES live on stage at Theatre By The Sea thru August 10, 2019. The musical premiered at the Paper Mill Playhouse in 2011 and made its Broadway debut in 2012. After publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer raises newspaper prices at the newsboys’ expense, Kelly and his fellow newsies take action. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of Newsies with exclusive news, pictures, videos and more at TVGuide.com See more ideas about newsies, newsies broadway cast, theatre kid. Newsies (Original Broadway Cast Recording) Newsies Original Broadway Cast. Set in turn-of-the century New York, the whole family will enjoy cheering for the good guys as they lead the way for change. Other credits include Freaky Friday (world premiere/Original Cast Recording) at the Signature Theatre, A Bronx Tale at the Paper Mill Playhouse, St. Louis MUNY: The Little Mermaid, Mamma Mia! "Newsies,” as they were known back then, eked out a living of about 30 cents a day if … But, Disney Theatricals puts that Disney money to good use again and again, this time making you feel like you're seeing a Broadway show live and in person even though you're watching from the comfort of your couch! Now, Speer is taking on a task she’s never faced before playing a role in an off-broadway live virtual version of Disney’s Newsies. Peacock Players will host a brief mandatory Orientation Meeting for both SEUSSICAL & NEWSIES on Wednesday January 16th from 6pm-7:30pm. The cast of Disney’s “Newsies” dance and spring their way into Arena Stage. Until you can get to Broadway to see this show live, the cast album is a good way to catch Newsies fever, or to refresh the images and sounds in your head if you have been lucky enough to see the show live. In 1899, newsboys peddled newspapers for a penny a paper. on NBC (Tootles/Lost Boy). The cast of Disney’s NEWSIES live on stage at Theatre By The Sea thru August 10, 2019. Determined to make their dreams come true, they find the courage to challenge the powerful in this live-action musical. Newsies The Musical is a musical based on the 1992 film Newsies, which in turn was inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City. **Please note: our remaining performances of “Newsies” have been cancelled. Here’s what the cast of “Newsies” is up to nearly 30 years later. Loosely based on the true story of the 1899 newsboys' strike in New York City, the film features a crew of so-called newsies as they sing their way through oppression and fight for a fairer working system. Amber Chen, 11, and Allie Rose, 18, have been tapped to perform in a live, virtual production of Newsies, the musical based on the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City. Led by Jack Kelly, New York Newsboys go on strike against the unfair practices of … Banner image: Deen van Meer. Overture [Newsies] 2. If you were cast: please accept or decline your role ASAP by emailing Artistic Director, Keith Weirich @ keithw@peacockplayers.org. The musical premiered at the Paper Mill Playhouse in 2011 and made its Broadway debut in 2012 at the Nederlander Theatre. and Into the Woods. ... Joaquina Kalukango Visits Backstage LIVE- Watch Now! Sponsored By. Dec 21, 2020 - Explore Gabbi and Ava's board "Newsies", followed by 205 people on Pinterest. Photos by Steven Richard Photography. YesBroadway is all about live theater, which rarely translates well to film. Newsies The Musical Broadway, Newsies The Musical Original Cast List, Original Cast, Current Cast. 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