By Krissie Fullerton
02 Sep 2011
The stage production features original and fresh songs by Academy Award winner Alan Menken and Jack Feldman, who collaborated on the live-action film while Tony Award-winning playwright Harvey Fierstein has been brought on board to pen a new book for the stage adaptation.
The cast of Newsies includes John Dossett, Ben Fankhauser, Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay, Vincent Agnello, Aaron J. Albano, Mark Aldrich, Helen Anker, Tommy Bracco, John E. Brady, Ryan Breslin, Kevin Carolan, Kyle Coffman, Max Ehrich, Mike Faist, RJ Fattori, JP Ferreri, Julie Foldesi, Garrett Hawe, Corey Hummerston, Evan Kasprzak, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Stuart Marland, Michael McArthur, Andy Richardson, Jack Scott, Scott Shedenhelm, Ryan Steele, Brendon Stimson, Nick Sullivan and Laurie Veldheer.
Here's a look at a Sept. 1 press performance:
Newsies begins previews Sept. 15 at the New Jersey venue with an official opening scheduled for Sept. 25.
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