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Fast, funny, and irreverent! NEWSical makes it possible to get high on hilarity!

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Why See Newsical The Musical?

Not to be confused with the Disney musical NEWSIES, this Drama Desk-nominated revue NEWSical is back lampooning current events, newsmakers, celebreties, and politicians - in short, everyone is fair game. With songs and material continually updated to take advantage of the top news stories, composer-lyricist Drama Desk Nominee Rick Crom's topical musical comedy is an ever-evolving mockery of all the news that is fit to spoof - and then some.


Even if you have seen the show before, the ever-updating nature of the show means that no two performances are ever identical, so that means a fresh script and songs pretty much all the time! Covering every outrageous headline from Miley Cyrus' twerking and tongue-wagging antics, Honey Boo Boo's latest bratty rant, to Obamacare and the federal shut-down - nothing is off-limits!

NEWSical is now in its fourth year off-Broadway, over an hour of uproarious songs and sketches that manages to parody all of today's biggest headlines - think, politics, pop culture, celebrities and even social media trends, there is something for everyone.

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Previews from: 13 December 2010

Performance date: 9 January 2010


Newsical is suitable for audiences aged 12 and upwards

Run time

80 minutes with no intermission

Cast and Creative


Christine Pedi

Susan Mosher

Michael West

Dylan Thompson

Sheri Sanders (from November 17)


Director - Mark Waldrop

Music Director - Ed Goldschneider

Set Designer - Jason Courson

Costume Designer - David Kaley

Stage Manager - Scott Delacruz

Lyrics - Rick Crom

Music - Rick Crom

Book - Rick Crom


Nominated for 2 Drama Desk Awards

Outstanding Revue
Outstanding Lyrics - Rick Crom

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