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31st Annual Youth Summer Theatre Performance
Based on the 1992 Disney film written by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White Original produced on Broadway by Disney Theatrical Productions Newsies is the tale of newsboy Jack Kelly, who dreams of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies his army of newsies to strike.
Music by Alan Menken; Lyrics by Jack Feldman; Book by Harvey Fierste.
Thursday, July 21, 7pm
Friday, July 22, 7pm
Saturday, July 23, 2pm & 7pm
Sunday, July 24, 2:30pm
Harold and Jean Miner Theatre at Parkland College
2400 W. Bradley, Champaign
Tickets go on sale June 20!
Children 12 and under: $7
Tickets are available by credit card at 217-367-1544, in person at the Phillips Recreation Center, from a cast member, online, and at the door if still available.