The High-Energy Musical Explosion of Song and Dance Returns
They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines…Direct from Broadway comes
NEWSIES, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012
Tony Awards® for Best Score and Best Choreography, NEWSIES has audiences and
critics alike calling it “A MUSICAL WORTH SINGING ABOUT!” (The New York Times).
Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of
song and dance you just don’t want to miss.
Based on true events, NEWSIES tells the captivating story of a band of underdogs who
become unlikely heroes when they stand up to the most powerful men in New York. It’s
a rousing tale about fighting for what’s right…and staying true to who you are.
NEWSIES was brought to the stage by an award-winning creative team. It features a
score by Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Jack Feldman (The Lion King II:
Simba’s Pride) and a book by Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), with
choreography by Christopher Gattelli (South Pacific) and direction by Jeff Calhoun (Big
Additional Ticket Information
Find tickets online at DPACnc.com, Ticketmaster.com or at The Ticket Center at DPAC, in person or by phone at 919.680.2787.
Please note that all guests require a ticket, regardless of age. Children under the age of 6 are not allowed at this performance. Children must be able to sit quietly in their own seat without disturbing other guests. As a further courtesy to our guests, DPAC recommends one parent or chaperone for every one child in attendance.
Photography and Video Recording is prohibited. All electronic devices (cell phones, smart phones, tablets, digital cameras) must be turned off before entering the seating area. Cameras with detachable lens are not allowed into the building.
Recommended for all audiences including couples, parents, grandparents and kids alike (ages 6 and above only please).
DPAC offers a diverse selection of entertainment. Not all productions will appeal to or be appropriate for every guest or for all ages. Ticket buyers should take responsibility for making informed decisions regarding their purchases. We recommend visiting the official website of each show or for many current Broadway shows, websites like Broadway.com are a good resource to learn more about the show you are coming to see at DPAC If you ever have questions about the content or appropriateness of a show, please contact us at [email protected].
Lobby doors open 60 minutes prior to the start of the event and doors to the seating area open 30 minutes prior.
Act 1: 1 hour, 6 minutes
Intermission: 20 minutes
Act 2: 1 hour
*Please note all times are approximate and subject to change.
Safety First Bag Check
For your safety, all guests and their bags are subject to inspection before entry. This inspection may include the use of metal detectors. Restricted items include, but are not limited to, Alcohol, Cameras, Glass Bottles, and Weapons of any kind. In addition, we will also now restrict backpacks and any oversized bags larger than 12 inches by 12 inches x 10 inches (about the size of a standard milk crate). Safety first is our goal. Please let us know if you have any questions or feedback at [email protected]