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In New York City during the 1890s, thousands of homeless and orphaned children are selling newspapers ( newsies ) to support themselves and buy food. They live together in newsboys' lodging homes. Among them is 19-year old Manhattan newsboy Jack "Cowboy" Kelly who dreams of a better life as an artist away from the big city. After publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer raises distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies his army of newsies to strike. With help from the beautiful female reporter Katherine Plumber, all of New York City soon recognizes the power of “the little man.Buy discounted tickets
Jack and the Newsies gain the cooperation of rival newsboy groups from New York and Brooklyn to team up and strike against the big-shot newspapermen. They eventually win their hard-fought demands after self-publishing and distributing a sympathetic newspaper flier ("Once and For All") and gaining the support of other non-union child workers around the city
This is a feel-good, fast-paced new musical with jaw-dropping choreography and catchy songs for the whole family. The Broadway production includes many of the songs from the original 1992 film as well as new tunes and an added love story between Jack Kelly and the new character Katherine Plumber.
The musical opened on Broadway at the Nederlander Theatre for a limited engagement starting in previews on March 15, 2012 and officially on March 29, 2012. The engagement was extended through August 19, 2012 after just the first previews. On May 16, 2012, Disney announced that Newsies is now an open-ended engagement./
On May 31, 2013, it was reported that producers of the show were trying to find a home in London for Spring 2014, "possibly at the Piccadilly or the Savoy".