CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Album Released in Stores, New SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Members, and more!

charlie2

The cast album of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was released in stores today!

Congratulations to Zachary Zwelling, Levi Buksbazen, John Allyn (Peter Pan Live), Gabrielle Greene, and Cory Leventhal, who will join the cast of School of Rock in the roles of Zack, Freddy, Billy, Shonelle, and James, respectively! Their first performance will be on July 31st, following the final performance of current cast members Brandon Niederauer, Raghav Mehrotra, Jersey Sullivan, Gianna Harris, and Sammy Ramirez on July 30th. Get more information on Playbill.com!

“The Beguiled,” with Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) and Oona Laurence (Matilda), is out in limited release today! Here’s a picture from the film:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of 1984, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Anastasia, Waitress, On Your Feet, and The Lion King!

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Mckayla Twiggs (@mckaylatwiggs) on

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on


Athan Sporek to Depart A BRONX TALE, Sophia Anne Caruso Takes Part in BEETLEJUICE Staged Reading, and more!

bronx-tale

Athan Sporek (Les Miserables, A Day by the Sea) will play his final performance in A Bronx Tale on June 11th. Go see him before he leaves!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Blackbird, Lazarus, The Nether, Ruthless!, The Sound of Music LIVE) took part in the recent staged reading of Beetlejuice! Congrats, Sophia!


Watch Caleb McLaughlin‘s (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) full performance on Lip Sync Battle!

Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet) and Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) talked to Newsday! Read the article HERE.

Read a Tristin and Tyler interview with Madeleine Pace (Once) about NYC, acting, and apps, featuring photography and fashion styling by Tiffany Casanova, on TristinAndTyler.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, and 1984!

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Sammy Ramirez (@sammyramiraz) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Sami Bray (@samibray) on


RUNAWAYS Cast Joins Hair To Hamilton Gala at The Public Theater, WAITRESS on “Good Morning America,” and more!

runaways

The cast of Runaways has joined the lineup of The Public Theater’s Hair To Hamilton Gala! Get your tickets HERE.

Ella Dane Morgan appeared on “Good Morning America” with her Waitress castmates today! Watch their performance on Playbill.com, and check out the Facebook Live video that “GMA” did with the cast below:

Did you know that five Broadway kids are nominated for Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards? Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Ryan Foust (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), and Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) are all in the running. There’s one more day of voting left; cast your vote HERE!

Here’s the first promotional art for “Rise” on NBC, featuring Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), and Brooklyn Shuck (Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie)!

Mehret Marsh (The Lion King) has booked an independent film! Here she is on set:


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

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on


YBAN’s Lindsay Sees Douglas Baldeo in THE BODYGUARD Tour, Ella Dane Morgan Takes Over BwayDaily, and more!

YBAN’s founder Lindsay caught up with alum Douglas Baldeo (Kinky Boots) in Los Angeles, as well as Kevelin B. Jones III; they alternate in the tour of The Bodyguard!

Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) took over @BwayDaily on Instagram today!


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

A post shared by Ellie Kim (@elliebellykim) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Nicole Scimeca (@nicolescimeca9) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on


Tunes in Times Square Today, DREAM STREET Kids Book HBO Episode, and more!

tunes

Tunes in Times Square took place from 10am-6pm today in Times Square, featuring lots of YBAN kids! Congratulations!

Congrats to Emily Glick (Dream Street), Kaylin Ponce (Dream Street), and Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street), who have all booked an episode of an HBO show! Here they are together:

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

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on


Kayla Mak Modeling for Capezio, Tony Award Nominations Announced, and more!

Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is now a model for Capezio! Check her out on Capezio.com.

The Tony Award nominations were announced today! Check out the complete list, with our featured shows’ nominations bolded, HERE.

Take a look at recently released footage from Falsettos!

Here’s a few pictures from A Class Act NY’s My Favorite Things cabaret, co-hosted by Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) and Madeleine Pace (Once) and featuring Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street)!

Here are audition notices for School of Rock and A Bronx Tale, as well as Trevor in Chicago!

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

A post shared by Ava (@avademary) on


IF I FORGET Closes at Roundabout Theatre Company, Mattea Conforti to Guest Star on “Power,” and more!

if-i-forget-opening-night-curtain-off-broadway-2017-img-1318-hr

Happy Trails to Seth Michael Steinberg and the company of If I Forget, which concluded its run at Roundabout Theatre Company today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Seth. Also, get to know Seth in an interview on BroadwayBox.com!

Mattea Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) will guest star on the upcoming season of “Power” on Starz! The air date of her episode is TBA.

Check out Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) rehearsing for a concert on her Facebook page!

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

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on


Pictures and Videos from SCHOOL OF ROCK, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, and more!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Sunday in the Park with George, Amelie, and Kinky Boots!

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on


Photo Coverage from WAITRESS’s First Anniversary Celebration, THE LION KING to Hold Open Call in Los Angeles, and more!

waitress

Check out pictures from the 1-year anniversary celebration at Waitress on Playbill.com!

The Lion King is holding an open call in Los Angeles, CA, this weekend! Get more information on Playbill.com.

The Drama Desk Award nominations were announced today! Check out the full list of nominees, with our featured shows’ nominations highlighted, HERE.

Watch the new trailer for the next American Girl movie, starring Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) below or on ETOnline.com!

There’s just ten more days until Tunes in Times Square! See Diego Lucano (School of Rock) and many others perform!


Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) now has a vlog! Watch the first episode:

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

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on

A post shared by Jake Katzman (@jakekatzman) on

A post shared by Miss Saigon (@misssaigonus) on


Photo Coverage from Opening Night of ANASTASIA, Mattea Marie Conforti Joins “The Ollie & Moon Show,” and more!

anastasia2

Check out photo coverage from opening night of Anastasia on Broadway.com, BroadwayWorld.com, TheaterMania.com, and Playbill.com!

Congratulations to Mattea Marie Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who will star as Moon in the upcoming Sprout series “The Ollie & Moon Show”!

The Outer Critics Circle Award nominations were announced today, and several of our featured shows were nominated! The nominees include Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Holiday Inn, If I Forget, Miss Saigon, and Falsettos. Check out the full list of nominees HERE.

We want to say break a leg to all the girls who auditioned for Radio City Christmas Spectacular today!

Watch the stars of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory guess the candy in a video on Broadway.com! Also, check out pictures from Charlie‘s Gypsy Robe Ceremony on BroadwayWorld.com. Finally, watch video of the cast being interviewed on opening night below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) will lead the upcoming film “An American Girl Story: Summer Camp, Friends for Life”! Watch the trailer:

You can soon see Zachary Unger (Newsies, Big Fish, Chaplin) in a commercial for Yankee Candle! Watch it below or on iSpot.tv.

Tonight at 10pm, Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess) appeared on “The Americans” on FX! Get more information:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, and Amelie!

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on