Entertainment 'Newsies' final performance will be August 24 "Newsies" final performance will be Sunday, August 24, 2014. By ZOË LAKE June 23, 2014 10:18 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Tony Award-winning “Newsies” will close its curtains on Broadway Aug. 24 before launching a nationwide tour in October. The Disney production opened March 2012 at Nederlander Theatre and has been attended by over one million viewers and grossed over $100 million. Only “Rent” has seen a longer run at the famed Nederlander. Ticket and tour information can be found at newsiesthemusical.com. By ZOË LAKE Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.