Who plays Jack Kelly in Newsies on Broadway on Netflix?

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jeremy Jordan Jack Kelly
Aisha De Haas Medda Larkin (as Aisha de Haas)
Ethan Steiner Les
Tommy Bracco Spot Conlon

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Keeping this in view, who plays Jack Kelly in Newsies on Netflix?

Jeremy Jordan

Also, who was in the original Broadway cast of Newsies? The cast also included Kara Lindsay as Katherine Plumber, Capathia Jenkins as Medda Larkin, Ben Fankhauser as Davey, Andrew Keenan-Bolger as Crutchie, and Lewis Grosso and Matthew Schechter sharing the role of Les. The Broadway production cost about $5 million to stage.

In this regard, is Newsies Broadway on Netflix?

The live film of Disney's hit Broadway musical Newsies, which was taped in Los Angeles last year featuring members of the original Broadway cast, is available to stream on Netflix September 5.

Who played mush in Newsies Broadway?

Cast (in credits order)

Jeremy Jordan Jack Kelly
Devin Lewis Morris Delancey
Nicholas Masson Mush
Anthony Norman Oscar Delancey
Andy Richardson Kid Blink / Scab

25 Related Question Answers Found

Was Jack Kelly a real newsie?

Jack Kelly was not a historical newsie from the 1899 strike. He is based, in part, on the real strike leaders Louis "Kid Blink" Balleti and Morris Cohen. His name may also derive from a newspaper stall manager named Jack Sullivan, although the man has little in common with the character.

Is Newsies The Musical on Disney plus?

Newsies: The Broadway Musical. At the turn of the 20th century, Jack Kelly leads a ragged band of teenage “newsies” against two publishing titans intent on raising distribution prices at the newsboys' expense. Filmed live at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, CA.

Is Newsies ever coming back to Broadway?

Newsies, Spring Awakening, A Chorus Line Announced for Theatre Under the Stars' 2019–2020 Season. The season will also include the premiere of the new musical Pure Country, the national tour of Once On This Island, and more.

Is Newsies a true story?

Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, this new Disney musical tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist away from the big city. After publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer raises newspaper prices at the newsboys' expense, Kelly and his fellow newsies take action.

Is the Newsies still on Broadway?

The hit Broadway musical “Newsies” will close on Aug. 24 after two and a half years of performances, Disney Theatrical Productions announced on Sunday. The show also made a star out of its original lead actor, Jeremy Jordan, who went on to NBC's “Smash” and the new musical “Finding Neverland.”

Is Newsies The Musical kid friendly?

We were kicking ourselves for not seeing Newsies the musical, when it made its pre-Broadway debut at the Paper Mill Playhouse. The show is high energy with some great dancing and good musical numbers (it won 2012 Tony awards for choreography and musical score). The story line is a good one for kids.

How long is Newsies live?

Newsies runs approximately two hours and 15 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.

How old is Jack Kelly in Newsies?

In 1899, 17-year-old Jack "Cowboy" Kelly is one of many struggling newspaper hawkers in New York City, selling copies of the New York World on the streets of Manhattan ("Carrying the Banner").

Did they take Twilight off Netflix?

On Monday, the company announced which titles will be no longer be available in November, including films like Christmas With the Kranks, Get Rich or Die Tryin', Goosebumps, Hannah Montana: The Movie, Hugo and Twilight, as well as hit series like Cristela. All title and dates are subject to change.

What shows are leaving Netflix in March?

Take a look below at the movies and TV shows that will be leaving Netflix in March.
  • Leaving March 3. Marvel Studios' Black Panther.
  • Leaving March 4. F the Prom.
  • Leaving March 7. Blue Jasmine.
  • Leaving March 9. Eat Pray Love.
  • Leaving March 14. Men in Black.
  • Leaving March 15. Coraline.
  • Leaving March 17.
  • Leaving March 19.

What shows are leaving Netflix in March 2019?

Here are all the movies and TV shows leaving Netflix in March 2019:
  • March 1. Bruce Almighty.
  • March 2. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Season 18.
  • March 3. Drop Dead Diva Seasons 1-6.
  • March 4. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.
  • March 6. Newsies: The Broadway Musical.
  • March 8. Click.
  • March 16. Baby Mama.
  • March 18.

When did Newsies the Broadway musical come out?

February 16, 2017

Is company transferring to Broadway?

On the heels of an Olivier-winning debut staging in London, director Marianne Elliott's new gender-blind production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company will transfer to Broadway in 2020. The production will open on March 22, Sondheim's 90th birthday, at the Bernard B.

Are there any girls in Newsies?

Neither the movie nor the Broadway adaptation, by playwright Harvey Fierstein, includes a girl newsie. Santana added them to his production after researching child newspapers sellers at the turn of the 20th-century in the Library's collections.

How old is Ethan Steiner?

11-year-old Ann Arbor-ite Ethan Steiner, though, scored a New York-based agent while steadily building his resume locally - through roles in shows with Young People's Theater, Pioneer Theatre Guild, and U-M's department of musical theater - and now, he's playing young Les in the touring production of Disney's "Newsies.

When did Jeremy Jordan leave Newsies?

'Smash' Schedule Prompts Jeremy Jordan To Depart 'Newsies' on Sept. 4. Left, Sara Krulwich/The New York Times; Lorenzo BevilaquaJeremy Jordan, left, in “Newsies the Musical”; Corey Cott in rehearsal for the show.