Theater Gone Wrong: Kara Lindsay Sends a Broom Flying During Newsies
…At that moment in time, she was not the king of New York.
Christopher Gattelli's Tony-winning choreography in Newsies is full of high-flying tricks: backflips, mid-air splits, and other death-defying feats. But one that probably wasn't intended as such got added to the show one night when Kara Lindsay accidentally let a broomstick go flying into the orchestra pit during the act-two production number ''King of New York." And it almost made her pee in her pant-sies, as the lyric goes.