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The ACT Presents: Newsies!

September 10, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm CDT

Set in turn-of-thecentury New York City, Newsies is thetale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged”newsies.” When titans of publishing raise distribution prices at thenewsboys’ expense, Jack gathers the newsies from across the city to strikeagainst the unfair conditions and fight for what’s right! Inspired by the truestory of the 1899 Newsboy strike, Newsiesfeatures a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken and Jack Feldman and abook by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein. It features fan favorite songs,Carrying the Banner, Seize the Day, and Santa Fe.


September 10, 2022
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm CDT