THE SCREENING ROOM: Meet Kara Lindsay's Character in Broadway's Newsies (Video)

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Kara Lindsay, who stars as feisty female reporter Katherine Plumber in the Disney musical Newsies, describes her role in the new Broadway production in the "Meet the Newsies" video series.

Lindsay originated the role of Katherine Plumber in the Paper Mill Playhouse limited engagement last fall. Read Playbill.com's earlier Diva Talk column with Lindsay.

Directed by Tony nominee Jeff Calhoun, Newsies, the stage adaptation of the 1992 Disney movie musical, also stars Tony Award nominee Jeremy Jordan (Bonnie & Clyde, Rock of Ages) as Jack Kelly, John Dossett (2003 revival of Gypsy) as Joseph Pulitzer, Capathia Jenkins (The Civil War; The Look of Love; Caroline, or Change; and Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me) as Medda, Andrew Keenan-Bolger (Mary Poppins) as Crutchie, Ben Fankhauser (Spring Awakening national tour) as Davey and Lewis Grosso (Mary Poppins) and Matthew Schechter (Elf) alternating the role of Les.

Newsies, which was nominated for the 2012 Tony Award for Best Musical, plays an open-ended run at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre.

To meet Katherine Plumber, look below:

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