The Newsboy's Strike
A Live Action Role Playing event about labor relations, in New York City during the summer of 1899


By Scott David Gray.
ATTENTION: This page is NOT current or complete! The game is a work in progress!


      The Newsboy's Strike is a Live Action Role Playing (LARP) event. Each player in the event is given a character to portray. Each character has her/his own goals and personality.
      The Newsboy's Strike can accommodate between X-Y players.
      The Newsboy's Strike will last for 4 hours.

      The Newsboy's Strike is not yet scheduled to run. Watch this space for updates.


About New York City at the turn of the century


About the lives of children at the turn of the century


The cast of characters





What you must do if you know you want to be part of The Newsboy's Strike

  1. Familiarize yourself with the information on this web page, your character, and additional information sent to you. If possible, print out the information to bring with you to the event.
  2. Make or obtain some costuming appropriate to your character(s).
  3. Be sure to come to the event on time with your costuming. If you learn that there is any chance that you may be unable to attend after all, please inform the GM as soon as possible.

Links of interest and electronic references


Other links that you may wish to review

For more information, please email

This event is a Subterranean Homesick Games production.