by Cris Franco
Hollywood, CA – Seize the day one last time. Newsies: The Broadway Musical is back by popular demand for 8 special encore screenings at the historic The El Capitan Theatre, August 4-9, 2017. (Check website below for showtimes).
Starring many of the original Tony-Nominated performers, this production features the dazzling dance and acrobatics of Broadway’s top Latino triple-threat actor, singer dancers including Julian de Guzman, Nico de Jesús, Stephen Hernández, Michael Rios — and the twin brothers, David and Jacob Guzman.
Since opening on Broadway in 2011, Newsies has played 1,711 performances between Broadway and the North American tour, to more than 2.5 million audience members in 65 cities across the country. Tickets now on sale for $18, available at the El Capitan Theatre (6838 Hollywood Blvd.), online at www.elcapitantickets.com or by calling 1-800-DISNEY6. Special group rates for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110.
Show times and dates are subject to change. A special VIP ticket for $20 includes VIP Preferred Seat, Popcorn in an El Capitan Theatre Souvenir Popcorn Tub & 20 oz. Drink. “Our earlier engagement of Newsies: The Broadway Musical thrilled and galvanized our El Capitan Guests, and we are delighted to be the only theatre offering 8 more showings of this audience favorite. This exhilarating Tony winner took New York and the country by storm and will do so at The El Capitan Theatre once again!” Said Ed Collins, General Manager of The El Capitan Theatre.
I, your humble reportero, put it this way: “Pack la familia into el carro and go see Newsies at El Capitán. You’ll be singing and (and dancing) all the way home!”