Satirical tuner opens May 5 at the Denver Civic Center
Rick Crom’s Off Broadway tuner “Newsical” will start a sit-down engagement in Denver in April and a national tour this fall.In its seventh month in Gotham, the topical satirical musical opens May 5 at the Denver Civic Center (previews start April 28) for an open-ended run. Producers are Fred Caruso and Mitchell Maxwell. The Brad Simon Organization is handling the tour, with bookings starting in early September in Stoneham, Mass.; Decorah, Iowa; Morristown, N.J.; Glen Ellyn, Ill,; and Green Bay and Madison, Wis. The open-ended Off Broadway run continues Upstairs at Studio 54, where cast includes Stephanie Kurtzuba, Todd Alan Johnson, Trish Rapier and Jim Newman.