Show Synopsis: Based on the 1992 Disney film, Newsies is the tale of newsboy Jack Kelly, who dreams of a better life far from the hardship of the streets. When Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst raise distribution prices, Jack finds a cause to fight for and rallies his army of newsies to strike.
Theatre: Nederlander Theatre
Role: Jack Kelly
Dates in Production: March 15, 2012 - September 4, 2012
Jack is back! Following his performance at Paper Mill Playhouse in Fall 2011, Jeremy originated the role of Jack Kelly on Broadway. The production was scheduled to play a limited engagement for 101 performances and close on June 10, but after 6 performances it was announced the show will run through August 19. On May 16, the show announced the run is open-ended! In July, Jeremy started filming the TV series, Smash, while still staying with the show. On September 4, 2012, Jeremy left the show to film Smash full-time.
Jeremy and the cast recorded the album March 4-5, 2012. The album became available digitally on April 10, 2012 and the CD on May 15, 2012.