July 12, 2019
Midland Community Theatre presents: "The Newsies: The Musical" (Pickwick Players)
Davis Theatre I
July 12 -21
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm & Sundays at 2:30 pm
CO-PRODUCER: PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES
RATING: THE WHOLE FAMILY
Jack Kelly and his team of newsboys make their living selling newspapers on the city streets. When the price of papers is raised, Jack and his friends decide to take matters into their own hands a “seize the day.” With the help of a young newspaper reporter named Katherine Plummer, the Newsies for a union and organize a strike against the greedy publisher of the New York World. Inspired by the true story of the 1899 Newsboys Strike, this musical presented by the Pickwick Players captures the strength that young people have when they stand up against injustice!