Wall Street Journal: “The Jump That Saved a Season”
. . . It helps that the “Newsies” cast is extremely well trained, especially in ballet. It’s the underlying reason why these steps in service of musical theater are executed so well, said Rhonda Miller, the director of Pace University’s commercial dance program: “You practice classical technique. You work and work and work daily. But you have to approach movement from the acting perspective.”
Read the article in the Wall Street Journal.