Disney NEWSIES Jr

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Jack Feldman
Book by Harvey Fierstein


Based on the Disney Film

Written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White

Originally Produced on Broadway by Disney Theatrical Productions

Music and Lyrics by Laurance O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Book by Heather Hach

Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture

Disney NEWSIES Jr is presented through special arrangment with Music Theatre International (MTI).   All Authorized perfomrance materials are also supplied by MTI.  www.MTIShows.com


2022 Performance Troupe!

Seize the Day with Disney's rousing musical that has thrilled and inspired young people for generations.

Disney's Newsies JR. is a NEW version of the 2012 Broadway musical, based on the 1992 film. Inspired by the rousing true story of newsboys & girls in turn-of-the-century New York City, Newsies JR. features a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken (Beauty & The Beast, Aladdin & Little Mermaid) and Jack Feldman and a book by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein.

There are memorable roles for boys and girls in this stellar production.

When influential newspaper publishers raise prices at the newsboys' & girls' expense, the charismatic Jack Kelly rallies newsies from across the city to strike against the unfair conditions. Together, the newsies learn that they are stronger united and create a movement to fight for what's right.

Including the now-classic songs "Carrying the Banner," "Seize the Day," and "Santa Fe," Newsies JR. is a timeless story full of spirit and heart.
Please note that students will need proper dance shoes for this production. Further info will be issued after casting.

Please Note:  Principals will be required at 2 rehearsals outside of class time

Monthly payment plans are available. Contact Kelowna Actors Studio for information. 

 

Tuesdays  - Ages 9 and up

September 20 thru December 13, 2021
January 10 thru February 28, 2023
Saturday, January 14 - Costume Fittings MANDATORY
Tech/Dress Wednesday, March 7, 3:30 pm to 9:00 pm Mandatory
Tech/Dress Saturday, March 11, 9:00am to 3:00pm Mandatory
Show Saturday, March 11, 4:00 pm Mandatory

 

Wednesdays - Ages 11 and up

September 21 thru December 14, 2022
January 11 thru February 22, 2023
Saturday, January 14 - Costume Fittings MANDATORY
Tech/Dress Wed, March 1, 3:30 pm to 9:00 pm Mandatory
Tech/Dress Wed, March 8, 3:30 pm to 9:00 pm Mandatory
Tech/Dress Thurs, March 9, 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm Mandatory
Show Thurs March 9, 7:30 pm

 

 


 

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