When: Thursdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. and Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Oct. 14 2018
The newsboys may be on strike, but that won’t stop them from singing. Disney’s Newsies chronicles a ragtag group of turn-of-the-century paperboys in their crusade against unjust distribution costs. Inspired by the true story of Kid Blink, a tough-as-nails, half-blind newsboy, both the musical and 1992 film of the same name have brought droves of teenage girls to madness, due in part to swoon-worthy actors in the lead role of Jack Kelly. George Green directs the Public Theater's production, which is co-presented by Ballet San Antonio.