Taliyah Whitaker in Netflix’s “The Incredible Jessica James,” Jeremy T. Villas in Macy’s Commercial, and more!

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Taliyah Whitaker (brownsville song) is in “The Incredible Jessica James,” now on Netflix! Congrats, Taliyah!


Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) is now appearing in a commercial for Macy’s!

Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis) is now in a Toys R Us ad!


Do you have slime? This weeks ToysRUs ad #slime #toysrus #fun #childmodel

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Waitress, and School of Rock!

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FROZEN Tickets Go On Sale August 14th, “The Nut Job 2” with Isabela Moner Out in Theaters, and more!

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Tickets for Frozen go on sale on August 14th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“The Nut Job 2,” featuring Isabela Moner (Evita), is out in theaters today!

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now has a digital lottery! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Watch Ryan Foust (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) perform at Broadway in Bryant Park on TheaterMania.com!

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) has joined the national tour of Les Miserables! Be sure to follow our sister site Kids on Tour to keep up with all of today’s national tour kids!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) is filming a new project! More details to come.


Kevin Tellez (On Your Feet) has booked a voiceover! Find out more:


So glad I got to do my first Spanish voice over with Honeymix #livingadream #voicerovers #gardasil #commercial #recordingstudio

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Suri Chen (Miss Saigon) is now appearing in print ads for The Children’s Place!


Spotted these cuties in my inbox this morning 😍#thechildernsplace #zurimodelandtalent #backtoschool

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, Anastasia, and A Bronx Tale!


Daniel Shin’s Birthday, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park, and more!

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Happy Birthday to Daniel Shin (Miss Saigon), who turned 5 yesterday! We hope you had a great day, Daniel!


Ryan Foust performed with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at Broadway in Bryant Park today from 12:30pm-1:30pm! Get more details on Playbill.com.

The Lion King will host another autism-friendly performance in October! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tonight, Elizabeth Crawford (Tuck Everlasting) and Hudson Loverro (Assassins, A Bronx Tale, Ragtime on Ellis Island) are singing new songs by Sam Willmott at Feinstein’s/54 Below! Get more information on 54Below.com.

BroadwayCon will offer an “A Kids’-Eye View of Fun Home” panel, with kid alumni of the show: Griffin Birney (Off-Broadway), Alessandra Baldacchino (Broadway, National Tour), Lennon Nate Hammond (National Tour), Noah Hinsdale (Off-Broadway), Georgi James (Early Readings), Sydney Lucas (Broadway, Off-Broadway), Zell Steele Morrow (Broadway), Gabriella Pizzolo (Broadway), Pierson Salvador (National Tour), and Oscar Williams (Broadway). Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Alumni Oona Laurence (Matilda), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience)–as well as young theater critic Iain Armitage and former Broadway kid Ariana Grande (13)–are listed in Variety’s Youth Impact Report! Check it out HERE.

A Christmas Story Live is seeking a boy ages 9-12 to play Ralphie! Get more details:

Watch a brand new music video from Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet, Really Rosie)!

Check out Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) in a new Hilton Honors commercial!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Waitress, School of Rock, and Anastasia!

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ANASTASIA to Perform at Broadway At W, A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Air Date Set, and more!

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Nicole Scimeca and Mckayla Twiggs will perform with some of their Anastasia castmates at Broadway At W on August 13th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A Christmas Story Live will air on FOX on December 17th! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) has booked a recurring role on a TV show! More details to come.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Frozen, School of Rock, and Anastasia!

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NYMF Awards Announced, KINKY BOOTS Sings Cyndi Lauper at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

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Play Like a Winner, Generation Me, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes all won NYMF Awards! Zoe Wilson won an Outstanding Individual Performance Award for Play Like a Winner; Carrie Berk won an Outstanding Individual Performance Award for Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and the show received a special citation for “Building A Movement Through Musical Theatre”; and Milo Manheim and Julia Nightingale won performance awards for Generation Me, as well as Best Musical and many other awards for the show! Find out more in these Facebook and Instagram posts:



The cast of Kinky Boots, including Devin Trey Campbell, Christopher Convery, Jesús Del Orden, and Jake Katzman, is singing the music of Cyndi Lauper at 54 Below! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) appears in this commercial for Monopoly! Check it out:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, and Frozen!

 

Two-Show Day at MARVIN’S ROOM, NEWSIES JR. Coming Soon, and more!

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Go through a two-show day at Marvin’s Room with Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) on Playbill.com!

Newsies Jr. could come as soon as 2019! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Marvin’s Room, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, The Lion King, Waitress, On Your Feet, and Anastasia!


Tai Sandhu Joins “Braid,” Aviva Winick on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” and more!

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Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) has joined the cast of the indie film “Braid”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


Aviva Winick (Matilda, Ragtime on Ellis Island) guest starred on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this week! Watch below:

Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) has a very important acting “tip” to share!

Check out more photo coverage from this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Really Rosie, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, and On Your Feet!


SCHOOL OF ROCK and A BRONX TALE Cast Departures, THE TRAVELING LADY and NYMF Shows Close, and more!

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Happy Trails to Gianna Harris, Brandon Niederauer, Sammy Ramirez, Paul Luke Bonenfant, Raghav Mehrotra, and Jersey Sullivan, who all played their final performance in School of Rock today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

Happy Trails to Hudson Loverro, who played his final performance in A Bronx Tale today! Congrats on a great run!

Finally, Happy Trails to the companies of The Traveling Lady, Play Like a Winner, Generation Me, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes, which all finished their runs today! Best of luck in all your future endeavors!

Christian Mullins (Kinky Boots tour) made his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots this week!

Watch footage from the A Bronx Tale performance at this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Generation Me, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Frozen!

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PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES Opens at NYMF, Jersey Sullivan’s Birthday, and more!

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Happy Opening to the cast of Peace, Love and Cupcakes at New York Musical Festival! I saw their opening performance tonight, and it was such a fantastic, fun show. You can still see it now through Sunday!

Happy belated birthday to Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Jersey!

YBAN’s Emily saw Kinky Boots tonight and loved it! Great job, Christopher Convery and Christian Mullins!

Falsettos will arrive on BroadwayHD on August 14th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime) has joined the cast of the world premiere of Mean Girls the musical in Washington, D.C.!

Today’s Broadway in Bryant Park featured performances from cast members from A Bronx Tale and Anastasia!

Watch alumni Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own), Grayson Taylor (Mothers and Sons, New York Spring Spectacular), and Meliki Hurd (Matilda) appear on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Play Like a Winner, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and Generation Me!

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GENERATION ME Opens at NYMF, Hudson Loverro to Depart A BRONX TALE on Sunday, and more!

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Happy Opening to the company of Generation Me at New York Musical Festival! Break a leg, everyone!

Hudson Loverro will play his final performance in A Bronx Tale on Sunday. Go see him if you can! He will also be performing at this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park with the show; get more details about that on BroadwayWorld.com.


Will Coombs (Matilda tour) will be joining the cast of A Bronx Tale! Congrats, Will!

“Sunny Day,” with Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot, New York Spectacular), will premiere on August 21st at 10am on Nickelodeon! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out highlights from Really Rosie on Playbill.com!

Sam Chuck (Les Miserables) has made it into Papermill Playhouse’s conservatory! Find out more on Patch.com.

Get the complete list of tour dates for alum Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) on her new website AlexaValentino.com!

Anastasia will offer an Actors Fund performance! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Guest blogger Wendy Dessler posted on our site earlier today, giving tips on the care and keeping of a dancer! Read her post HERE.

Nala Hamilton (The Lion King) will make special appearances at the Actors Connection summer camp this week! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess) has booked a film with Sofia Vergara! Find out more:


My movie mom is so awesome!!@sofiavergara #savvysays #movie

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Peace, Love and Cupcakes and Generation Me!

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