By Michael Gioia
16 Apr 2012
Directed by Tony nominee Jeff Calhoun, Newsies stars Jeremy Jordan (Bonnie & Clyde) as Jack Kelly, John Dossett (2003 revival of Gypsy) as Joseph Pulitzer, Kara Lindsay (Little House on the Prairie) as Katherine Plumber, 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.
In the "GMA" segment, Mathison visited the newsboys at the Nederlander for a behind-the-scenes look at the "King of New York" choreography and a chat with the show's star, Jordan. To watch the Newsies performance of "Seize the Day" on "GMA," click here.
To watch the Newsies segment on "GMA," look below:
To watch the full interview with Jordan, look below: