A Tony award winning smash Disney hit. “Newsies” is taking the stage for the next installment of Broadway. In Austin, and we were so happy to have cast member Nico Dejesus who plays Romeo, share his personal experiences being with this award winning production. NEWSIES, the new American musical, features a Tony® Award-winning score with music by eight-time Academy Award® winner Alan Menken and lyrics by Jack Feldman, a book by four-time Tony® Award winner Harvey Fierstein and is produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, NEWSIES is directed by Tony® nominee Jeff Calhoun and choreographed by Christopher Gattelli, who won a 2012 Tony Award® for his work. Set in New York City at the turn of the century,NEWSIES is inspired by the real-life ‘Newsboy Strike of 1899’. Disney’s Newsies will be running through October 2nd at Bass Concert Hall. For tickets and information go to BroadwayInAustin.com or call 512-477-6060.