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Performance Dates
February 22 - 26, 2023
PNC Theatre

In the Pittsburgh Playhouse
350 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Performance Times
Wednesday - Saturday 7:30pm, Saturday - Sunday 2:00pm

Ticket Price Range
$23 - $55

Learn more about the venue

The performance on Saturday, February 25th at 7:30PM will be ASL interpreted and audio described

The performance on Thursday, February 23rd will be immediately followed by a talkback

Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, this musical tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist away from the big city. After publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer raises newspaper prices at the newsboys’ expense, Kelly and his fellow newsies take action. With help from the beautiful female reporter Katherine Plumber, all of New York City soon recognizes the power of “the little man.