FH Youth Theater presents Disney's Newsies:The Musical
Fountain Hills Youth Theater is proud to announce the opening show of their 2022-2023 Season, Disney’s Newsies: The Musical.
Set in New York City at the turn of the century and based on a true story, Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a ragged band of teenaged 'newsies,' who dreams only of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. But when publishing titans Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices at the newsboys' expense, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies newsies from across the city to strike and take a stand for what's right.
Disney’s Newsies: The Musical is directed by FHYT Artistic Director, Ross Collins, produced by Kelsey Ruggaard and choreographed by Savannah Grottenthaler. Produced through special arrangement with Musical Theatre International. Based on the Disney film.
Disney’s Newsies: The Musical cast include: Sebastian Girodroux, Lilli Danseglio, Tristan Foushee, Marco Johnson, Lydia Hill, Madison Matuszewski, Jordan Donnelly, Angelina Restuccia, Matthew Schaffer, Zac Denny, Malayna McCune, Sierra McCune, Arwynn Aristizabal, Zachary Zaenker, Ellie Sachs, Avery Moore, Aleska Roberts, Mike Romano, Ashley Rahaman, Tom Mangum, and Henry Male.
Disney’s Newsies: The Musical will run for two weekends from September 30th through October 9th. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 7PM and Sundays at 2:00PM with possible additional performances on Saturdays at 2PM. All performances take place at Fountain Hills Youth Theater at 11445 N. Saguaro Blvd. in Fountain Hills, AZ 85268. Ticket price is $18. Call 480-837-9661 x3 Tuesday through Saturday 10AM-5PM or visit fhtaz.org.