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Westchester Broadway Theatre

Is Proud to Present

Disney’s NEWSIES

Based on The Disney Film written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White

Music by Alan Menken

Lyrics by Jack Feldman

Book by Harvey Fierstein

Directed by Mark Martino

Musical Direction by Bob Bray
Choreographed by Shea Sullivan

 

Now through  MAY 26, 2019

Based on the 1992 Disney movie about the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899. Set in New York City at the turn of the twentieth century, Disney’s Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of teenaged “newsies” who dreams only of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. But when publishing titans Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies newsies from across the city to strike for what’s right. With help from the intrepid reporter Katherine Plumber, all of New York City soon recognizes the power of young people.

Newsies features a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors, Sister Act) and Jack Feldman and a book by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Kinky Boots). Featuring the now classic songs "Carrying the Banner," "Sieze the Day," and "Santa Fe," Newsies is packed with non-stop thrills and a timeless message.

Starring:

Daniel Scott Walton (as Jack Kelly), Mary Beth Donahoe (as Katherine Plummer), Stuart Marland (as Joseph Pulitzer), Galyana Castillo (as Medda), Alec Cohen (as Davey), Patrick Tombs (as Crutchie) and Benjamin Wohl (as Les).

Featuring:

Bill BatemanChris Cardelia, Bruce Crilly, E.J. DohringZeke Edmonds, Michael Gorman, David Grindrod, Aliah James, Stephen C. Kallas, T.J. KublerKyle Laing, Gary Lynch, Holly MossStephanie Eve Parker, Tyler Sparacio, Daxx Jayroe Weiser, Josh Zacher,

Directed by Mark MartinoChoreographed by Shea SullivanThe Musical Direction is by Bob Bray. Set Design by Steve LoftusLighting Design by Andrew GmoserSound Design by Mark ZuckermanThe Costume Designer is Keith Nielsen, Wig & Hair Design by Gerard Kelly, the Production Stage Manager isVictor LukasTheresa Stark is the Assistant Stage Manager and Properties are by Grumpy’s Props. Lisa Tiso is the Associate Producer.

 

Reservations: Call (914) 592-2222.  Visit: www.BroadwayTheatre.com

Group Reservations: Discounts for Groups of 20 or More: Call (914) 592-2225.

Luxury Boxes: Call (914) 592-8730. For private parties of 6 to 22. Enjoy dining and theatre in an elegant private box. Additional features include an expanded dinner menu, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, private powder room, and Luxury Box reserved parking.

Show Times:

Wednesday & Thursday & some Friday Matinees: Lunch: 11:30 am & Show 1 pm.

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Evenings: Dinner: 6:30 pm & Show: 8 pm.

Sunday Matinees: Lunch: 12 pm & Show: 1:30 pm

Sunday Evenings: Dinner: 5:30 pm & Show: 7 pm.

Ticket Prices: Dinner & Show range between $59.00 to $89.00 PLUS TAX depending on the performance chosen. Beverage Service & Gratuities are not included in the ticket price. Discounts are available for children, students, and senior citizens at selected performances. Also check the website for on-going Special Offers!

 

WBT Mainstage:

Newsies – March 28th – May 26th 2019
On Your Feet – May 30th – August 4th 2019
Mambo Italiano – August 8th – September 29th 2019
An American In Paris – October 3rd – November 24th 2019
It Happened One Christmas Eve – November 27th – December 23rd 2019

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