Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Broadway In Chicago presents Newsies – the new smash hit musical from Disney! Based on true events, Newsies tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who has big dreams in a big city. When newspaper prices suddenly skyrocket at the newsboys’ expense, Kelly and his band of underdogs take action. Filled with awesome choreography and catchy tunes, Newsies tells a stimulating tale about fighting for what is right and never losing who you are.
Newsies features music by eight time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, who’s past productions include Beauty and the Beast and The Little Mermaid. Since premiering on Broadway in 2012, Newsies has continued to exceed expectations and has currently received over 23 major theatrical nominations. This is a feel good family musical you don’t want to miss!
Newsies will be playing at the Oriental Theatre, located at 24 W Randolph St., from December 10 to January 4. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here. Make sure you check out this featured story – you wouldn’t want to miss it!