Newsies The Musical Chicago Tickets

The well-known Disney Theatrical Production’s, Newsies the musical, will be staged live at theOriental Theatre. The musical’s inspiration is derived from the newsboy strike of 1899 on which a movie with the same title was also made in 1992.

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The musical takes parts from Harvey Fierstein’s book. The writer has won four Tony Awards and many others for his work. The music and lyrics are composed by Alan Menken and Jack Feldman, respectively. Alan Menken has received eleven Grammy Awards, a Tony Award with four nominations and seven Golden Globe Awards. The original screenplay of the musical has been written by the writers of top animated films such as The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Tarzan and Anastasia, Bob Tzudiker & Noni White.


Newsies the musical had its first show in 2011 at the Paper Mill Playhouse. This was produced under Jeff Calhoun’s direction and the musical was choreographed by Christopher Gattelli. In 2012, it debuted at Broadway. The story of the musical revolves around the newspaper boys in New York City who set out to bring about a change in the way they are administered. It evokes the sense of courage amongst viewers and also ignites the fact that change can only come about if one strives for it. 


Some of the top songs from the musical include “Santa Fe”, “King of New York”, “Brooklyn’s Here”, and “Seize the Day”. The ten-instrument orchestration from the Broadway production is conducted marvelously. To watch this musical live, get your Newsies the musical Chicago tickets right away.