Marywood and CaPAA to Present Newsies

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SCRANTON, PA (December 11, 2018)—Marywood University and The Creative and Performing Arts Academy (CaPAA) will be presenting the Broadway Musical, Newsies, a musical based on the Disney film, on Thursday, December 20, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, December 21, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, December 22, at 2 and 8 p.m.; and Sunday December 23, at 1 p.m., and 6:30 p.m. The performances will take place at the Ritz Theater and Performing Arts Center, 222 Wyoming Avenue, Scranton, Pa. 18503.

Starring “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 9’s Daniel Kermidas as “Jack Kelly,” the musical is based on the 1992 musical film Newsies, which in turn was inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City.

The cost of the show if $14.50-$28.50. Tickets are available at For additional information, please visit, call (570) 252-4156, or email