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VIDEO: First Look! NEWSIES Makes Headlines at The Muny! VIDEO: First Look! NEWSIES Makes Headlines at The Muny!
by Stage Tube - August 07, 2017

Based on Disney's 1992 cult classic film, Newsies tells the rousing tale of the great Newsboy Strike of 1899. Jack Kelly, a charismatic and resilient newspaper boy, leads a bunch of New York City rag-tag orphans in a clash against the mighty publishing titan, Joe Pulitzer. With a score by Alan Menke... (more...)
Read All About It! NEWSIES JR. Could Be Coming Soon Read All About It! NEWSIES JR. Could Be Coming Soon
by BWW News Desk - August 05, 2017

According to Peter Filichia at Music Theatre International, NEWSIES may be coming to an elementary, middle, or high school near you. Filichia reports that iTheatrics, the company responsible for abridging Broadway musicals for younger performers, is currently working on an adaptation of NEWSIES.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Tommy Bracco, Liana Hunt and Adam Kaplan Take Part in Disney's NEWSIES Screening for 'Broadway in the Boros' Photo Flash: Tommy Bracco, Liana Hunt and Adam Kaplan Take Part in Disney's NEWSIES Screening for 'Broadway in the Boros'
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2017

The Broadway in the Boros series concluded last night, July 31st, in the Bronx with a free outdoor screening of 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!'. The event was hosted by Newsies alum Tommy Bracco and featured performances from Broadway cast members Adam Kaplan and Liana Hunt. Scroll down fo... (more...)
Weather Postpones Free Outdoor Screening of Disney's NEWSIES to Next Week Weather Postpones Free Outdoor Screening of Disney's NEWSIES to Next Week
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2017

Due to the inclement weather, Disney's NEWSIES screening, scheduled for tonight as part of Broadway in the Boros, has been postponed until next Monday, July 31.... (more...)
BWW Review: CLO's NEWSIES Out and On a Mission BWW Review: CLO's NEWSIES Out and On a Mission
by Dylan Shaffer - July 20, 2017

In a news story, the lede is the captivating opening paragraph, the exciting exposition that locks the reader's eyes to the text and incites them to continue on. The Disney musical Newsies finds its lede in leading paperboy Jack Kelly (Joey Barreiro), an unknowing hero who rallies his fellow paperbo... (more...)
BWW Review: NEWSIES Is Exceptionally Entertaining, Bursting With Raw Energy! BWW Review: NEWSIES Is Exceptionally Entertaining, Bursting With Raw Energy!
by Robert Encila - July 18, 2017

Disney's Newsies is a Tony Award-winning musical derived from the motion picture of the same title. Produced for the first time in Manila, it has commanded the day's headlines and kept a viewing public abuzz with excitement. We can assume Disney's ubiquitous brand had preceded its product, given the... (more...)
'Broadway in the Boros' Series to Premiere Free Outdoor Screening of Disney's NEWSIES 'Broadway in the Boros' Series to Premiere Free Outdoor Screening of Disney's NEWSIES
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2017

In partnership with the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment's Broadway in the Boros series, 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!' will premiere the first outdoor screening of the film on Monday, July 24, 2017 at Williamsbridge Park Oval in the Bronx (3225 Reservoir Oval E). ... (more...)
Breaking: NEWSIES Will Seize Another Day (Or Two) in Movie Theatres This August! Breaking: NEWSIES Will Seize Another Day (Or Two) in Movie Theatres This August!
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2017

Due to an immensely successful and record-breaking cinematic debut, 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!' returns to movie theaters nationwide for a two-day encore presentation. Captured live at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre early last year, the event features Jeremy Jordan, who currently stars... (more...)
Photos: NEWSIES Meets the Press; Show Opens in Manila, 7/7 Photos: NEWSIES Meets the Press; Show Opens in Manila, 7/7
by Erickson Dela Cruz - May 31, 2017

Globe Live and 9 Works Theatrical are bringing the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Disney's “Newsies” to Manila at the Globe Iconic Store Bonifacio High Street Amphitheater, Bonifacio Global City (BGC), on July 7-9, 14-16, 21-23, and 28-30, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.... (more...)
VIDEO: Newsies Forever! NEWSIES Movie Gets Digital Release Date VIDEO: Newsies Forever! NEWSIES Movie Gets Digital Release Date
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2017

Newsies forever, second to none! Disney Theatrical Productions, along with former Newsies cast members Jack Sippel, Tommy Bracco, Iain Young, and Jordan Samuels, have just announced that the live Fathom production of Newsies will be released digitally on May 23 in a special video below!... (more...)
Seize the Day! Disney's NEWSIES Gets Encore Screening in Cinemas Today Seize the Day! Disney's NEWSIES Gets Encore Screening in Cinemas Today
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2017

'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!' three-day cinema event broke ticketing records to become the highest-grossing Broadway event to date from Fathom Events. An estimated 210,250 people saw the event on big screens across the U.S. on February 16, 18 and 22, amounting to $3.47 million in ticket ... (more...)
Tickets on Sale for Disney's NEWSIES Encore in Cinemas This Weekend! Tickets on Sale for Disney's NEWSIES Encore in Cinemas This Weekend!
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2017

Now is the time to nab your tickets (on sale at select locations) to the encore presentation of 'Disney's NEWSIES: The Broadway Musical!' on Saturday, March 4 at 12.55pm local time.... (more...)
Red Carpet Roundup: Broadway's NEWSIES Makes Its Big Screen Debut Red Carpet Roundup: Broadway's NEWSIES Makes Its Big Screen Debut
by TV - Red Carpets - February 13, 2017

NEWSIES the Broadway musical is making its big screen debut tonight. BroadwayWorld was on the red carpet as the audience geared up to seize the day. See all the pre-show chat with Richard Ridge and the luminous guests of the Newsies red carpet below!... (more...)
BWW Quiz: Which Newsies Character Are You? BWW Quiz: Which Newsies Character Are You?
by Alan Henry - February 10, 2017

In anticipation of Disney's NEWSIES hitting the big screen, BroadwayWorld wants to help our readers find out 'Which Newsies Character Are You?!' Take the quiz below and share the results with your friends!... (more...)
Photo Flash: Ain't It a Fine Life Filming NEWSIES? Go Behind the Scenes Before It Hits Theatres! Photo Flash: Ain't It a Fine Life Filming NEWSIES? Go Behind the Scenes Before It Hits Theatres!
by BWW News Desk - February 04, 2017

Audiences have a final chance to 'Seize the Day!' - tickets are now available for 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!,' playing in U.S. movie theaters for three days only on Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday February 18 at 12:55 p.m. and Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. (all local... (more...)
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes - Original 'Spot' Tommy Bracco Remembers Recording the NEWSIES Cast Album VIDEO: Behind the Scenes - Original 'Spot' Tommy Bracco Remembers Recording the NEWSIES Cast Album
by Movies News Desk - January 31, 2017

Audiences have a final chance to 'Seize the Day!' - tickets are now available for 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!,' playing in U.S. movie theaters for three days only on Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday February 18 at 12:55 p.m. and Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. (all local... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Watch What Happens in the Brand-New Trailer for NEWSIES in Theatres! STAGE TUBE: Watch What Happens in the Brand-New Trailer for NEWSIES in Theatres!
by Stage Tube - January 26, 2017

Audiences have a final chance to 'Seize the Day!' - tickets are now available for 'Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!,' playing in U.S. movie theaters for three days only on Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday February 18 at 12:55 p.m. and Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. (all local... (more...)
NEWSIES Live Performance Film Premiere to Headline 2017 iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival NEWSIES Live Performance Film Premiere to Headline 2017 iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2016

Thomas Schumacher, Jeff Calhoun, Christopher Gattelli, Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, Zina Goldrich, Marcy Heisler, Arielle Jacobs, Curt Hansen, Luca Padovan, and New York Times best-selling authors Jodi Picoult and Mary Pope Osborne are some of the talent confirmed for the 2017 iTheatrics Junior Th... (more...)
One Night Only! NEWSIES Flips onto the Big Screen in the UK One Night Only! NEWSIES Flips onto the Big Screen in the UK
by Movies News Desk - December 06, 2016

Now, for the first time ever, you can see NEWSIES outside of the US - with a One Night Only satellite broadcast of the musical in UK cinemas nationwide on Sunday 19th February with tickets going on-sale today.... (more...)
Seize the Day! Tickets for Disney's NEWSIES Now on Sale at a Cinema Near You! Seize the Day! Tickets for Disney's NEWSIES Now on Sale at a Cinema Near You!
by Movies News Desk - December 05, 2016

Audiences have a final chance to “Seize the Day!” – tickets are now available for “Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!,” playing in U.S. movie theaters for three days only on Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m., Saturday February 18 at 12:55 p.m. and Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. (all local... (more...)
NEWSIES Announces Theatrical Release Dates for 2017! NEWSIES Announces Theatrical Release Dates for 2017!
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

Hot off the press! As BroadwayWorld reported exclusively in July, Newsies is coming to the big screen! Disney Theatrical Productions and Fathom Events announced today that the Tony Award-winning musical NEWSIES will make its worldwide cinema debut on February 16, 18 and 22, 2017, starring Jeremy Jor... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Andy Richardson from NEWSIES ON TOUR BWW Interviews: Andy Richardson from NEWSIES ON TOUR
by Kathy Strain - September 23, 2016

NEWSIES has entertained audiences all over North America as the tour visited many cities. As this current tour wraps up in Austin, Texas, BWW had a chance to visit with San Antonio, Texas native Andy Richardson who plays Crutchie.... (more...)
NEWSIES to Hold Digital Lottery for Pantages Run NEWSIES to Hold Digital Lottery for Pantages Run
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2016

The highly anticipated Los Angeles return of Disney's NEWSIES begins performances next week on Tuesday, August 30 at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre for a one-week engagement through Sunday, September 4. Disney Theatrical Productions and the Nederlander Organization are announcing that a day-of-perfo... (more...)
Bid To Meet Jeremy Jordan at NEWSIES Filming, Support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Bid To Meet Jeremy Jordan at NEWSIES Filming, Support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
by Michael Dale - August 25, 2016

Charitybuzz's new auction offers a chance to meet Jeremy Jordan after enjoying the special filmed performance of NEWSIES.... (more...)
Breaking News: Ben Fankhauser & Andrew Keenan-Bolger Join NEWSIES Live; Set to Hit Theatres in 2017! Breaking News: Ben Fankhauser & Andrew Keenan-Bolger Join NEWSIES Live; Set to Hit Theatres in 2017!
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2016

Disney Theatrical Productions and Fathom Events announced today that the Tony® Award-winning musical NEWSIES will make its worldwide cinema debut in early 2017, starring Jeremy Jordan, reprising his Tony Award-nominated performance as 'Jack Kelly.'... (more...)