JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE and ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Receive Grammy Nominations, Nia Sioux Releases Holiday Single, and more!

Congratulations to Jesus Christ Superstar Live and Once On This Island, which received Grammy Award nominations for their cast albums this morning! Get more details on TheaterMania.com. Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) has released a new single for the holidays! Check out Trevor Harrison Braun (Billy Elliot, The Little Mermaid, … Continue reading

London Skye Gilliam to Depart WAITRESS, “Mirai,” “This Is Us,” and “The Americans” Receive Golden Globe Nominations, and more!

London Skye Gilliam will play her final performance of Waitress this Sunday. Go see her play Lulu at one of her last shows: 12/7, 12/9 matinee, and 12/9 evening! Congratulations to “Mirai,” “This Is Us,” and “The Americans,” projects featuring Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni, on receiving Golden Globe nominations this … Continue reading

THE NET WILL APPEAR, THE JUNGLE, and CHRISTMAS IN HELL Begin Performances, “You” with Luca Padovan to Move to Netflix for Second Season, and more!

The Net Will Appear began performances today, and The Jungle and Christmas in Hell both started previews yesterday! Congratulations, everyone! “You,” featuring alum Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies), has been picked up for a second season and is moving from Lifetime to Netflix! Find out more on … Continue reading

Photo Coverage from SCHOOL OF ROCK 3rd Anniversary Celebration and KINKY BOOTS Carols For A Cure Recording, and more!

Check out photo coverage from School of Rock‘s third anniversary celebration on BroadwayWorld.com! Also on BroadwayWorld, check out pictures of the kids of Kinky Boots recording their show’s Carols For A Cure track with their castmates HERE! Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) has joined “The Songs of Jordan Silver,” … Continue reading

Happy Hanukkah from Young Broadway, Sophie Knapp to Perform in “Roots of Steel” Concert, and more!

Have a wonderful first night of Hanukkah, from all of us at Young Broadway Actor News! Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) will perform alongside her sister in Pittsburgh in the “Roots of Steel” concert on December 27th to benefit victims of the Tree of Life shooting. Get … Continue reading

Presley Ryan’s Birthday, MATILDA Available for Professional and Amateur Licensing, and more!

Happy birthday to Presley Ryan, soon to be seen in Broadway’s Beetlejuice! We hope you had a great day, Presley! Matilda is now available for licensing for professional and amateur groups! Get more details on Playbill.com. Ava Briglia (School of Rock) recently took part in a reading of the upcoming … Continue reading

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, WANDA JUNE Closes, BroadwayCon 2019 Schedule Announced, and more!

Happy Trails to the company of Happy Birthday, Wanda June at the Duke! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you! The schedule for BroadwayCon 2019 is here! Check it out on BroadwayCon.com. See below for a list of Broadway kids and teens who will be in attendance and … Continue reading

Marco Schittone Joins ELF at City Springs Theatre Company, Mavis Simpson-Ernst and Rocco Wu Join THE SOUND OF MUSIC at LaGuardia High School, and more!

Congratulations to Marco Schittone (Tuck Everlasting), who will play Michael in Elf with City Springs Theatre Company! You can also see alumni Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess) and Rocco Wu (The King and I) performing in The Sound of Music at LaGuardia High … Continue reading

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND to Close January 6, ALL MY SONS Tickets Available, and more!

Once On This Island will close on January 6, 2019. Go see it before then if you can! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com. Tickets for All My Sons are available now! Get more details on Broadway.com. Check out pictures from opening night of The Hard Problem on BroadwayWorld.com! You could … Continue reading

THE JUNGLE Extends Run Prior to Beginning Previews, Dasha Dakkuri and Eve Johnson Cast in THE NET WILL APPEAR, and more!

Off-Broadway’s The Jungle at St. Ann’s Warehouse has extended even before beginning previews! Tickets are now available through January 27th. Casting for the role of Amal has not been announced yet. Get more details HERE! Congratulations to Dasha Dakkuri and Eve Johnson, who have been cast in The Net Will … Continue reading