Newsies / Red Boot Coalition
9:00, Wednesday, January 7, 2014
Even as newspapers have fallen on hard times, Disney is making money with Newsies. The musical that took Broadway by storm has now come to Charlotte. It’s a true story about a group of newspaper boys who went on strike for higher pay in the late 19th century – and won!
Molly Barker, Red Boot Coalition
We hear about it in the first part of the show and then Molly Barker is back to tell us about her latest endeavor — The Red Boot Coalition — her attempt to address political polarization.
Dan Deluca - “Jack Kelly” in Newsies
Andrew Wilson - Dance Captain and Swing in Newsies
Information about Newsies! at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
Molly Barker - Founder of Girls on the Run and the new Red Boot Coalition