Congratulations to all those involved in “The Greatest Showman” and “The Post,” which both received Oscar nominations this morning, including a Best Picture nomination for “The Post”! Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) appears in both films, and alumni Emerson Tate Alexander (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), Rocco Wu (The King and I), and Madison Smith (Matilda) all appear in “The Greatest Showman.”
Madeleine Pace (Once) will appear in the Season 3 premiere of “The Path,” now on Hulu!
Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) has booked the feature film “Yes”! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Shannon Harrington (Women Without Men) recently took part in a reading of a new play called Petra at Primary Stages! Check out photos in her post:
Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live) has booked a new project! More details to come.
New episodes of “Pinkalicious & Peterrific,” with Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) as Peterrific, are now on the PBS website and app! Get more information on PBS.org and watch a clip below:
Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) will participate in a Q&A at BroadwayCon on January 27th at 12pm; the location is TBA!
School of Rock kids Rachel Katzke, Walden Sullivan, Levi Buksbazen, and Zachary Zwelling will take part in a BroadwayCon panel called “Band Practice” at 10am on January 27th! Also, alum Ben Cook (Ragtime, Billy Elliot) will be in the Broadway Ensemble Panel at 12pm on January 26th alongside ensemblists from SpongeBob SquarePants, Hamilton, and more! Get more information on both panels HERE.
Kyla Carter (Number the Stars) appears in “Trolls: The Beat Goes On,” now streaming on Netflix! Check out this promo:
Here’s a scene from the independent film “Life,” featuring Jesús Del Orden (Kinky Boots)!
And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Ballyturk, Frozen, and Broadway Kids Jam!
School of Rock has announced seven new cast members who will be joining at the end of January; five of them are making their Broadway debuts! The new kids will be Montgomery Lamb as Katie, Jim Kaplan (The King and I) as Lawrence, Sarah Walsh as Marcy, Iggy Rosado as Mason, Madalen Yarbrough Mills (Grinch tour) as Sophie, Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) as Shonelle, and Katie Greendorfer as Madison. Gabrielle Greene, currently in the cast as Shonelle and the understudy for Tomika, will take over the role of Tomika, and Rachel Katzke, Walden Sullivan, Amadi Chapata, Demi Singleton, Annabelle Wachtel, Terrence Bell Jr., and Chloé Bryan will depart the show. Get more details on Broadway.com!
“The Post,” with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), is now in theaters everywhere! “Proud Mary,” with Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King), is also out now. Go see both films!
And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, The Pill, and Ballyturk!
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