Newsies Wish List

Here is a list of possible costumes, props and items we want to use for Newsies. We will accept donations and consider "on-loan" items. 


This is just a start, so keep checking back, but we are putting it out there.

  • Scaffolding

  • Newsies Caps

  • Suspenders

  • Vests (wool, plaid, pinstripe, corduroy)

  • Leather shoes/boots (tall, lace up)

  • Pants cut to knickers (wool, pinstripe, corduroy)

  • Dresses or skirts (we will have Girl Newsies)

  • T-shirts – Henley Style (buttons on top)

  • Button Shirts – (plaid, pinstripe, checked)



  • Old newspapers (black and white only)

Places to check:

  • Thrift Stores

  • Goodwill

  • Closets

  • Tag Sales

  • Grandparents (and their attic)

No time?

  • Donate

Contact Ms. Heetbrink at

Newsies = Girlsies + Boysies

Nine-year-old newsie, described as the “boss fighter of 5th Street.” (R) He is photographed with his  seven-year-old brother, "Red". (L). Note their footwear..

Girl and Boy newsies of various ages posing for the camera. 

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Instagram
  • Yelp

Lake Washington High School Performing Art Center,
12033 NE 80th Street, Kirkland, WA 98033.   (425) 936-1700

Ms. Morgan Heetbrink, Drama Adviser/Drama Educator,          Mr. Mark Staiff, Tech Director/Theater Manager,

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