Young People’s Theatre Newcastle


2024 Production // 16 APRIL – 11 MAY

Disney’s Newsies JR.

When powerful newspaper publishers raise prices at the newsboys’ expense, the charismatic Jack Kelly rallies newsies from across the city to strike against the unfair conditions. Together, the newsies learn that they are stronger united and create a movement to fight for what’s right.

Performance Season: 

DateShow Time
Tue 16 April 11:00am & 2:00pm
Wed 17 April11:00am & 7:00pm
Thu 18 April11:00am & 2:00pm
Fri 19 April11:00am & 2:00pm
Sat 20 April2:00pm & 6:00pm
Fri 26 April11:00am & 2:00pm
Sat 27 April2:00pm & 6:00pm
Sun 28 April1:00pm & 5:00pm
Fri 3 May7:00pm
Sat 4 May2:00pm & 6:00pm
Sun 5 May1:00pm & 5:00pm
Fri 10 May7:00pm 
Sat 11 May2:00pm & 6:00pm

Creative Team: 

Directed by: Riley McLean 
Musical Director: Maddie Newland 
Choreographer/Vocal Coach: Maddie Watts
Assistant Director/Assistant Musical Director/Assistant Choreographer: Hannah Richens
Production Assistants: Ruby Buckton and Asha Olsen


All standard tickets are $25 – adults at children’s prices. – Children 2 years and over must be counted and are also charged at $25 per person. Thank you for your understanding.