Newsies was a movie in the early nineties with Christian Bale that has a cult following. On March 15th the Newsies the musical opened on Broadway in NYC and Serrino Coyne tapped me to shoot the advertising for Disney. My first musical and I had an absolute ball. Let me tell you the dancers from the production took great direction and could leap higher than many of the NBA stars I’ve worked with. They garnered Choreographer, Christopher Gattelli a Tony award for best Choreography. The Wall Street Journal wrote an article titled Culture City: The Jump That Saved a Season – WSJ.com about Gattelli, the remarkable choreography and the marketing photo.
Check out the behind the scenes video.