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Check Out Jeremy Jordan and the Cast of Newsies in the Recording Studio

Check Out Jeremy Jordan and the Cast of Newsies in the Recording Studio

Newsies fans have another reason to rejoice! MTV has created a truly terrific video that brings Fansies behind the scenes and on the stage with Jeremy Jordan, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Ben Fankhauser and the boys of Newsies. The music video offers montages from the hit musical mixed with footage of the guys in the recording studio laying down the Newsies power ...

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Tony Nominee Jeff Calhoun Looks Back on His Season, From Newsies to Bonnie & Clyde and Back

Tony Nominee Jeff Calhoun Looks Back on His Season, From Newsies to Bonnie & Clyde and Back

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A protégé of Tommy Tune, Jeff Calhoun began his illustrious career as a dancer. He made his Broadway debut in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers before switching gears and finding great success as a choreographer, nabbing a Tony Award nomination for his choreography in the 1994 revival of Grease. Calhoun made his directorial debut in 1992 and ...

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A Double Audience Choice Award Win Sends Jeremy Jordan 'Over the Moon'

A Double Audience Choice Award Win Sends Jeremy Jordan 'Over the Moon'

Jack Kelly who? On May 13 Jeremy Jordan was the real "King of New York" as the Newsies star picked up two Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, including Favorite Actor in a Musical. Broadway.com caught up with the leading man at the ceremony's after-party to find out how he was feeling on his big night. 

“It's pretty cool ...

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Newsies' Jeremy Jordan and Kara Lindsay on Sharing Broadway.com Awards: ‘We're Just Big Fat Goofballs’

Newsies' Jeremy Jordan and Kara Lindsay on Sharing Broadway.com Awards: ‘We're Just Big Fat Goofballs’

Newsies was the big winner at the 13th annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, taking home four trophies including Favorite Onstage Pair for leads Jeremy Jordan and Kara Lindsay. After the ceremony, Broadway.com chatted with Jordan and Lindsay about their partnership and why their ‘goofy’ friendship works.

“She is insane—in a good way,” Jordan joked. “She’s like my ...

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Newsies' Tony-Nominated Star Jeremy Jordan Is Taking Your Questions!

Newsies' Tony-Nominated Star Jeremy Jordan Is Taking Your Questions!

One of Broadway’s fastest rising stars, Jeremy Jordan, is bypassing Santa Fe and heading straight to Broadway.com’s Ask a Star couch. This first-time Tony nominee, who has starred in Bonnie & Clyde, West Side Story and now Newsies, has graciously agreed to take time to answer questions from you: the fans! Find out how he feels about starring ...

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Jeremy Jordan, Harvey Fierstein and the Newsies Talk Inspiring a New Generation on Nightline

 Jeremy Jordan, Harvey Fierstein and the Newsies Talk Inspiring a New Generation on Nightline

Broadway’s Newsies are doing more than just selling “papes,” they're making headlines and providing a voice to their young generation of fans. On May 3 the newsboy gang (including Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Ryan Steele and Tommy Bracco) joined star Jeremy Jordan and writer Harvey Fierstein on ABC’s Nightline to discuss the history of Newsies. While the show is set at ...

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Ben Fankhauser Dishes on Newsies, Spring Awakening and Living Like a Rock Star

Ben Fankhauser Dishes on Newsies, Spring Awakening and Living Like a Rock Star

Age & Hometown: 22; Cleveland, Ohio

Current Role: A Broadway debut as Davey, Jeremy Jordan’s second in command, in Disney’s hit musical Newsies.

Making Headlines: A lifelong fan of the 1992 film that inspired his Broadway show, Fankhauser couldn’t imagine making his debut in any other musical. “I have known Newsies for as long as I can remember,” ...

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Ryan Steele and Ryan Breslin Bring Fans Behind the Scenes of Newsies

Ryan Steele and Ryan Breslin Bring Fans Behind the Scenes of Newsies

Newsies fans are falling in love with the adorable Specs (Ryan Steele) and his talented and funny pal Race (Ryan Breslin). Steele and Breslin invited ABC's Nightline News backstage to experience life as a newsboy. The two dancers showed off their impressive moves as they rehearsed the showstopping number “Seize the Day.” Check out the guys in action by ...

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Newsies’ Jeremy Jordan on Heading to the Tonys with Close Friend and Bonnie & Clyde Co-Star Laura Osnes

Newsies’ Jeremy Jordan on Heading to the Tonys with Close Friend and Bonnie & Clyde Co-Star Laura Osnes

It's been quite the year for Jeremy Jordan. The Newsies star just scored his first Tony nomination, and earlier this season, he headlined the short-lived musical Bonnie & Clyde. While Newsies was not surprisingly showered with Tony nominations, Jordan was also thrilled the Tony committee recognized Bonnie & Clyde, with co-star Laura Osnes picking up her first nod as ...

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Newsies Scribe Harvey Fierstein Believes 'Life is Short and Hard' and Needs to be Celebrated

Newsies Scribe Harvey Fierstein Believes 'Life is Short and Hard' and Needs to be Celebrated

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Harvey Fierstein
Nominated for Best Book, Newsies

"Tomorrow morning is the gang bang [Tony ...

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Newsies Lyricist Jack Feldman Achieves a Lifelong Broadway Dream

Newsies Lyricist Jack Feldman Achieves a Lifelong Broadway Dream

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Jack Feldman
Nominated for Best Score, Newsies


“I turned on NY1 to watch the ...

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Newsies Director Jeff Calhoun Assumed He Would Never Be Nominated for a Tony

Newsies Director Jeff Calhoun Assumed He Would Never Be Nominated for a Tony

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Jeff Calhoun
Nominated for Best Director of a Musical, Newsies


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Tony-Nominated Composer Alan Menken Compares Newsies to an 'Adorable Problem Child'

Tony-Nominated Composer Alan Menken Compares Newsies to an 'Adorable Problem Child'

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Alan Menken
Nominated for Best Score, Newsies


"I’m feeling generally very good. I’m blessed ...

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Newsies Choreographer Christopher Gattelli Was Too Nervous to Watch the Nominations

Newsies Choreographer Christopher Gattelli Was Too Nervous to Watch the Nominations

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Christopher Gattelli
Best Choreography, Newsies


"My God, I’m over the moon! To be honest ...

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Newsies Nominee Jeremy Jordan Will Be 'Freaking Out' at the Tony Awards

Newsies Nominee Jeremy Jordan Will Be 'Freaking Out' at the Tony Awards

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start buzzing with texts and calls for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2012 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Jeremy Jordan
Nominated for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical, Newsies ...

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Harvey Fierstein Talks Newsies and His 'Bourbon Growl' on CBS This Morning

Harvey Fierstein Talks Newsies and His 'Bourbon Growl' on CBS This Morning

When four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein makes a TV appearance, there is sure to be plenty of laughs as well as thought provoking dialogue. On April 27, Fierstein stopped by CBS This Morning to discuss his new Broadway show Newsies. He joked with host Gayle King about his “brillo and bourbon growl” aka his signature voice, and then spoke candidly ...

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Watch Jeremy Jordan and the Cast of Newsies Take Over GMA

Watch Jeremy Jordan and the Cast of Newsies Take Over GMA

Soap star turned Good Morning America correspondent Cameron Mathison got ready to sell some papes recently when he joined the cast of hit musical Newsies for a one-night-only special onstage cameo. Watch as Mathison preps for his appearance and attempts to keep up with choreographer Christopher Gattelli and his talented group of newsboys (and newsgirl Kara Lindsay!) Backstage, the show’s ...

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Watch Newsies Star Jeremy Jordan Sing the National Anthem at Yankee Stadium

Watch Newsies Star Jeremy Jordan Sing the National Anthem at Yankee Stadium

Baseball fans got a taste of Broadway on April 13, when Newsies star (and King of New York!) Jeremy Jordan showed off his killer pipes at the 110th Yankees home opener. Jordan sang a touching rendition of the National Anthem, while 75 West Point cadets displayed a giant American flag and two F/A-18 Super Hornet aircrafts flew overhead. Click ...

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Newsies Star Andrew Keenan-Bolger Shares His Obsession With Showgirls, Tara Lipinski, Gavin Creel and His Sister Celia

Newsies Star Andrew Keenan-Bolger Shares His Obsession With Showgirls, Tara Lipinski, Gavin Creel and His Sister Celia

Broadway stars know what’s hot in entertainment, fashion and pop culture, so Broadway.com decided it was high time to tap in to the after-hours obsessions of our favorite stage actors. Vlogger, actor and all-around charmer Andrew Keenan-Bolger, who is currently starring as Crutchie in Disney's Newsies, took time out to tell us about his obsessions.

TV SHOW: Girls ...

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Newsies’ Jeremy Jordan and Jesus Christ Superstar’s Paul Nolan to Sing at Yankees Opening Day

Newsies’ Jeremy Jordan and Jesus Christ Superstar’s Paul Nolan to Sing at Yankees Opening Day

The New York Yankees will get a little boost from Broadway for their home opener at Yankee Stadium on April 13. Newsies leading man Jeremy Jordan will kick off the afternoon by singing the national anthem, while Jesus Christ Superstar’s title star Paul Nolan will belt out “God Bless America” during the seventh-inning stretch, according to the actors' respective ...

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Darren Criss on His Newsies Love and Being 'Blown Away' By Jeremy Jordan

Darren Criss on His Newsies Love and Being 'Blown Away' By Jeremy Jordan

Glee star Darren Criss made his Broadway debut earlier this year in the revival How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Since then, Broadway fans have been eager to get Criss back onstage (and for longer than three weeks this time!) In a recent interview with Billboard.com, the Glee star discussed catching the new hit musical Newsies and ...

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Big Headlines and Fun Road Trips! Fun Bonus Video Clips from Opening Night of Newsies

Big Headlines and Fun Road Trips! Fun Bonus Video Clips from Opening Night of Newsies

Hungry for more Newsies? Well, we’ve got it right here! At the March 29 opening night of Disney’s exciting new musical, Broadway.com rounded up show stars Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay, Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Capathia Jenkins, as well as several of the adorable dancing newsboys, to ask a few fun, silly questions. Click below to hear the stars let loose ...

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Stop the Presses! Join Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay & More at the Newsies Opening Night Bash

Stop the Presses! Join Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay & More at the Newsies Opening Night Bash

The newsboys have gone from selling “papes” to making headlines and they celebrated in a big way at the March 29 Broadway opening of Disney’s Newsies. The electrifying opening night kicked off at at the Nederlander Theatre, and then continued until the wee hours at Famous Dave's BBQ, where the stars Jeremy Jordan, Kara Lindsay, Andrew Keenan-Bolger and more basked ...

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A Newsworthy Celebration! The Newsies Gypsy Robe Ceremony

A Newsworthy Celebration! The Newsies Gypsy Robe Ceremony
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Before Disney’s Newsies, based on the 1992 film of the same name, opened on March 29 at the Nederlander Theater, stars Jeremy JordanKara Lindsay, and the rest of the company gathered around as ensemble member Aaron J. Albano was awarded with the fabled Gypsy Robe. The ritual, which started in 1950 when Bill Bradley, in the chorus of ...

Front Page Glory! Jeremy Jordan and More Make Headlines at the Opening of Newsies

Front Page Glory! Jeremy Jordan and More Make Headlines at the Opening of Newsies
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Disney’s popular 1992 film Newsies has finally arrived as a big, old-fashioned Broadway musical! Directed by Jeff Calhoun and featuring eye-popping choreography by Christopher Gattelli, the musical officially bowed on March 29 at the Nederlander Theatre. Newsies features a talented, young cast led by Jeremy Jordan and big names from Broadway and television turned out to see what all the ...

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