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When

Aug 13, 2017
2:00pm

More Dates

  • 8/22/17 2pm
  • 8/24/17 2pm
  • 8/25/17 2pm
  • Venue info

    Maine State Music Theatre

    1 Bath Road, Brunswick, ME 04011

    Contact

    725-8769

    Newsies

    Inspired by the real-life ‘Newsboy Strike of 1899,’ when newsboy Kid Blink led a band of orphan and runaway newsies on a two-week-long action against powerful newspaper publishers, this timely and fresh fictionalized adaptation addresses age-old themes of social injustice, exploitative labor practices, and David-versus-Goliath struggles as the young learn to harness their power against a corrupt establishment.