Newsies, Live at Arena Stage


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In the summer of 1899, the newsboys of New York City took on two of the most powerful men in the country — Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst — and won!

Newsies, a high-energy musical, inspired by these events, comes to Arena Stage this year for live performances until December 29, 2019! This Broadway smash hit is a testament to the power of standing up and speaking out. This Tony Award-winning musical features fan-favorites like Carrying the Banner, King of New York, and Seize the Day. Learn more about the cast, including local youth talent Josiah Smothers! Josiah is a dancer, singer, and actor at Studio Bleu in Ashburn, VA!

Tickets can be purchased online and select shows include post-show discussions as well as performances featuring assistive listening devices.

What: Newsies
When: Nov 1-Dec 29, 2019; find tickets here
Where: Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St. SW, Washington, DC 20024
Event Details: Find them here

Arena Stage is Washington, DC’s home for American theater. Bringing audiences far and wide the most diverse and innovative works, Arena Stage focuses on American artists and the pieces that reflect our country’s past, present, and future. This gem, found within the nation’s capital, also provides an abundance of educational programs and activities for the community to enjoy.

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