Newsies The Musical Philadelphia PA Tickets
Newsies: The Musical is based on the 1992 film of the same name. The storyline is inspired by actual Newsboys Strike that took place in New York City in 1899. The musical first premiered in 2011 and opened on Broadway a year later. Garnering two Tony Awards and two Drama Desk Awards, the musical has made quite an impression on the critics and the audience. The New York Times reviewed it as “a stirring crowd pleaser!” The show is an amazing entertainment for audiences of all ages. The hit numbers keep your toes tapping. The award-winning choreography by Christopher Gattelli is worth watching. The newsies are coming to Pennsylvania at the Academy of Music. So grab Newsies The Musical Philadelphia Pa tickets and enjoy their lively performance.
The Newsies is a story of Jack Kelly and his newsies who wake up every morning to sell the paper they buy from New York World. One unfortunate day, the publisher decides to increase the price on the newspapers. This forces Jack and his boys to go on a strike.
The protest catches the attention of the beautiful journalist Katherine. With the police and the strikebreakers after them, the newsies have a hard time.
The musical has been critically acclaimed worldwide for its unique storyline. Since its premier in 2011, it has won numerous awards including two Tony Awards and two Drama Desk Awards. It won “Best Choreography” and “Outstanding Choreography” at both occasions for the brilliant work by Christopher Gattelli. It also won the “Best Original Score” and “Outstanding Music” for the music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Jack Feldman. The musical recording album was also nominated for the Grammy Awards. It includes hit numbers “Santa Fe,” “King of New York,” and “Something to Believe In” among others.
The Newsies is now being staged at the Academy of Music in Pennsylvania. The inspiring musical is a treat for the young and the old. So grab Newsies The Musical Philadelphia PA tickets for an entertaining experience.