The Disney musical “Newsies” will be performed for an “EXTRA!” weekend on stage at the Royal Theatre, 107 S. Monroe, in downtown Versailles. Inspired by the true story of the 1899 Newsboys Strike, “Newsies” is a lively, joyful, and entertaining musical capturing the strength that young people have when they join together and stand up against injustice! Local performers take the stage 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, Friday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 12. A matinee is scheduled 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Tickets to see “Newsies” are $10 for adults. A student ticket is $5. Call the Royal Theatre box office, 573-378-6226 for tickets. “Newsies” is sponsored by The Bank of Versailles and The Versailles Leader-Statesman.