Zachary Mackiewicz and Lucas Schultz

Credit: Shirley Grant Management

Great alumni news today! Zachary Mackiewicz (A Little Princess) and Lucas Schultz (NYMF’s Wikimusical) will rotate as Theo in the upcoming national tour of Pippin. You can keep up with their adventures at our sister site Kids on Tour. Also, Peyton Ella (A Little Princess, “Sound of Music” LIVE) has been cast in the new web series Weight, which begins production this summer. It’s a comedy series about a family and their relationship to and views on weight. We’ll have the premiere date when it’s announced. Congratulations to everyone!

On Your Feet, the Broadway bound musical, will have a staged reading before their Chicago tryout. The staged reading is late this month while the Chicago tryout is later this year. The reading is still seeking a boy aged 10-13 who can speak Spanish. The role is described as “Emilio as a boy and Nayib Gloria’s son. Straighforward. Determined. Strong. Must speak fluent Spanish and English and does not need to sing.” Hopefuls can submit to

The 100th performance of Violet is tomorrow at 8pm! If you are 18-35 years old, you can take an advantage of a special ticket offer at the Roundabout Theatre Company website by using HitTix.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Motown, and Violet!

Raymond Luke Jr.Teshi ThomasRaymond Luke Jr. and Jaden JordanEmerson Steele