Antonio Watson’s Birthday, Niles Fitch and Lexi Underwood Join “If Not Now, When,” and more!

Happy belated birthday to Antonio Watson, who celebrated his birthday yesterday at the opening night of his new show This Ain’t No Disco! We hope you had a great day, Antonio!

Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King) and Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) are filming a new movie called “If Not Now, When”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) will perform in the pilot production of Matilda Jr. next weekend in New Jersey! Get more details HERE.

Check out opening night pictures from This Ain’t No Disco on BroadwayWorld.com!

Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) recently performed her original songs at the NF Hope Concert! Watch HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of This Ain’t No Disco and School of Rock!


Rileigh McDonald Joins GOOD FOR OTTO at The New Group, THE LION KING to Give Free Tickets for 20th Anniversary, and more!

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Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) has joined the cast of Good for Otto at The New Group!

                 

The Lion King is giving away tickets for free in honor of its twentieth anniversary! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Check out more coverage from the press preview day for Once On This Island on Broadway.com, BroadwayWorld.com, and TheaterMania.com!

Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Gregory Diaz IV (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos), Presley Ryan (Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE), Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots), and Nicole Wildy (Really Rosie, Dream Street) will perform in “A Very Merry Unauthorized Children’s Scientology Pageant In Concert” at 54 Below on December 26th! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) will appear on the “Saturday Night Live” David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special this Saturday at 11:30pm!

Annabelle Wachtel (School of Rock) will guest star on “Bull” on CBS!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock and A Bronx Tale!

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KRIS KRINGLE and AMERICAN SCOREBOARD Casting Announced, Ayla Schwartz Hosting A Class Act NY Cabaret, and more!

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Casting has been announced for Kris Kringle The Musical, which will play for one day only (two performances) on November 24th! The cast will include Kaylin Hedges, Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos), and Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots). Get more details on Playbill.com!

The cast of the upcoming readings of American Scoreboard: The Trump Administration has also been announced; it is set to include Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story), and Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth)! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) will host A Class Act NY’s upcoming Showstoppers! Cabaret, which will also feature alumni Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills), Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis), Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), and Amanda Swickle (Tink!). Find out more:

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) appeared on Disney XD’s “Walk The Prank” at 8:30pm tonight!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, School of Rock, Frozen, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and A Bronx Tale!

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RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Dates Announced, First HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Ads, and more!

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Radio City Christmas Spectacular is returning this year from November 10th to January 1st! Get your tickets now on Rockettes.com.

On September 1st, 2017, Albus Severus Potter left for Hogwarts–AND, the first ad for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway appeared in NYC! (Photo Credit: Playbill) Check it out:

Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot) appeared on “The Night Shift” last night! Watch her episode on NBC.com and check out the photo below:

Ella Dane Morgan took over Waitress‘s Instagram story today! Find out more:

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Also, check out this video of Ella modeling for Lola + The Boys!

Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock) is back in School of Rock as a swing until October! Get more information:

So awesome to make my Mason debut this weekend! #SchoolOfRock

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Be on the lookout for Ruth Righi (School of Rock, Really Rosie) in Nickelodeon commercials for slime and Nintendo Switch!

Keaton Tetlow (Lisa and Leonardo) appears in this promo video with Gap Kids and “Wonder”!

Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars) and Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) star in two pilots as part of Amazon’s Pilot Season! Mia is in “Skyward” and Lexi is in “Will Vs. The Future.” Watch both and vote on Amazon.com; the winning show gets a full season!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, School of Rock, and Miss Saigon!

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Lexi Underwood Guest Stars on “Raven’s Home,” Broadway Week 2-For-1 Tickets On Sale, and more!

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) guest-starred on “Raven’s Home” tonight at 8pm on Disney Channel!

2-for-1 show tickets for Broadway Week are now on sale! Get more details on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, Waitress, Anastasia, and On Your Feet!


CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY to Tour in 2018, Tony Award Nominations Announced Tomorrow, and more!

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is heading out on tour in 2018! Get more details on Playbill.com.

You can watch the Tony Award nominations announcement tomorrow morning at 8:30am EST, 5:30am PST! Find out more on TonyAwards.com.

Check out Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) with their “Stranger Things” castmates in the next issue of Emmy Magazine! Read it on People.com.

Take a peek at a two-show day at Amelie on Playbill.com!

Congrats to Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), who guest starred on “Walk the Prank” last weekend! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Animal, Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Lion King, Amelie, and Anastasia!

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IF I FORGET To Be Filmed For BroadwayHD, Gianna Harris On For Tomika In SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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If I Forget will be filmed for BroadwayHD! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Gianna Harris is going on as Tomika in School of Rock tonight and on Friday! Find out more:

Ready to rock! Today and Friday I will be going on as Tomika!!!

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Alumni Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot) and Matthew Gumley (The Addams Family, Elf, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast) will play The Bitter End this Sunday! Find out more on Annabelle’s website.

Many of our featured shows received Drama League Award nominations, which were announced today! Check out the full list HERE.

Maya Grace Fischbein (Fun Home) talked about being a child understudy on Broadway with Backstage.com!

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) has booked a pilot! Congrats!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Amelie, On Your Feet, The Lion King, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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MISS SAIGON To Offer Actors’ Fund Performance, NEWSIES To Be Released Digitally, and more!

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Miss Saigon will offer an Actors’ Fund performance! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Newsies will be released digitally on May 23rd! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Tunes in Times Square returns next month featuring lots of kids! Our alumni and current kids set to perform include Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), Chloé Bryan (School of Rock), Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I), Lilyana Cornell (Everybody, Les Miserables), Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock), Evie Dolan (School of Rock), Bonale Fambrini (The King and I), Gianna Harris (School of Rock), Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King), Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots), Christie Kim (The King and I), Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Dante Melucci (School of Rock), Tyrah Skye Odoms (Annie), Madeleine Pace (Once), Anthony Pierini (Big Fish, Mary Poppins), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), William Poon (The King and I), Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins), Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), Walden Sullivan (School of Rock), Eli Tokash (Finding Neverland, Pippin), Zach Thomas (The Lion King), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Annabelle Wachtel (School of Rock), and Timothy Yang (The King and I). Get more details on MagicalMusic.org.

There are now new Waitress highlights featuring Cate Elefante! Watch them on BroadwayWorld.com.

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) appeared on “Henry Danger” last weekend! Watch the full episode HERE with a cable login, and check out a photo below!

Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots) will guest star on “Odd Mom Out”! Air date TBA. Find out more in his Facebook post:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Amelie, School of Rock, Anastasia, Sunday in the Park with George, and Waitress!


New Block of Tickets Available for ON YOUR FEET, Photo Coverage of “My Favorite Things” Cabaret, and more!

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A new block of tickets has been released for On Your Feet! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A Class Act NY presented a “My Favorite Things” cabaret on Monday night, hosted by William Poon (The King and I) and GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and featuring performances by lots of kids including alumni Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess), Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills), Julia Lipsztein (Dream Street), Nili Kepets (Dream Street), and Danielle Becht (Dream Street). Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com!

Some of our alumni are set to participate in De Novo on March 24th, a cabaret put together by Little by Little, an organization founded by Raquel Wallace (Dream Street)! Performers include Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street), Madison Zamor (Dream Street, Radio City Christmas Spectacular), and Mateo Lizcano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular). Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Nicholas L. Ashe (Choir Boy), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, A Little Princess, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), Angeli Negron (Les Miserables), Luka Kain (South Pacific), and others are set to sing at 54 Below on June 4th for Kidz Theater! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Tune into “Henry Danger” tonight at 8pm to catch Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) make an appearance! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Amelie, The Lion King, Waitress, Sunday in the Park with George, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and On Your Feet!

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THE LIGHT YEARS Opens at Playwrights Horizons, Special Snow Day Ticket Offer for A BRONX TALE, and more!

Happy opening to the company of The Light Years at Playwrights Horizons! Break a leg!

We will keep you updated on any Broadway or Off-Broadway schedule changes with the upcoming blizzard! For now, we have a special ticket offer from A Bronx Tale for March 14th and 15th! Get more details in the Facebook post below:

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) guest starred on “Henry Danger” last weekend! You can see her on the show again this Saturday at 8pm on Nick, and check out a clip below:

 

Look out for Suri Chen (Miss Saigon) in the Summer 2017 Children’s Place lookbook!

Check out Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) in this new clip from the new movie “Going In Style”!

 

Watch Zane King Beers (Macbeth) make an appearance on “Shades of Blue” below or on NBC.com!


Deandre Sevon (Runaways, Mother Courage and Her Children) sang backup for Lorde on “Saturday Night Live”! Watch below:

Watch the brand new trailer for “Transformers” with Isabela Moner (Evita)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Amelie, The Light Years, Waitress, Sunday in the Park with George, On Your Feet, and Anastasia!