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ABOUT They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines! Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899,Â NEWSIESÂ is the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who rallies â€œnewsiesâ€ from across NYC to strike for whatâ€™s right after publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer threatens their livelihood.Â Winner of the Tony AwardsÂ® for Best Score and Best Choreography, audiences and critics alike call it â€œA MUSICAL WORTH SINGING ABOUT!â€ (The New York Times). Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, including the tap dance extravaganza â€œKing of New York,â€ NEWSIESÂ is a high-energy eruption of song and dance. MUSICAL ACT I ACT II NUMBERS Sante Fe (Prologue) King of New York Carrying the Banner Watch What Happens (Reprise) The Bottom Line The Bottom Line (Reprise) Thatâ€™s Rich Brooklynâ€™s Here I Never Planned on You/ Something to Believe In Seize the Day (Reprise) Donâ€™t Come a-Knocking Once and for All The World Will Know Seize the Day (Reprise) The World Will Know (Reprise) Finale Watch What Happens Seize the Day Santa Fe RUN TIME Approximately 2 hours and 25 minutes, including intermission. PARENTAL Recommended for children ages 6 years and older. GUIDELINES Some mild violence and profanity usage. Please note that children under the age of 3 will not be admitted to the theater.