Annabelle Wachtel’s Birthday, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Broadway Revival Announced, and more!

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Happy birthday to Annabelle Wachtel (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Annabelle!

Once On This Island will be revived on Broadway beginning this November! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out photo coverage from the release party for A Bronx Tale‘s cast album on BroadwayWorld.com!

Take a look at more opening night pictures from Miss Saigon on Broadway.com!

Get to know Lianah Sta. Ana, a high school senior and the Kim alternate in Miss Saigon, on APP.com!

Did you know Anastasia has a lottery? Enter HERE!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) has a couple of upcoming engagements! He will play The Cutting Room on April 13th; get more information about that performance on TheCuttingRoomNYC.com. Brandon is also set to play the National Anthem at the Philadelphia 76ers game on April 6th; find out more in his Facebook post:

Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, The Sound of Music LIVE, Number the Stars) will provide voiceover for “Captain Underpants”!



Watch Evie Dolan (School of Rock) from the new musical The Whipping Boy at 54 Below!

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


CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Kids Featured on Broadway.com, Pictures from A BRONX TALE, and more!

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The Charlies of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are featured on Broadway.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, School of Rock, On Your Feet, and Kinky Boots!

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A BRONX TALE Cast Recording Out Digitally Today, Ellie Kim On For Katie in SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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The cast recording of A Bronx Tale was released digitally today! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) is swinging on for Katie tonight in School of Rock! Break a leg, Ellie!


Check out opening night pictures from Miss Saigon on BroadwayWorld.com!

Anastasia now has a new block of tickets available! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

YBAN’s Lindsay chatted with Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine), who is currently bringing to life a beloved American Girl doll in “An American Story: Ivy and Julie 1976,” which began streaming on Amazon today, for the latest in our When I Grow Up interview series with alumni! Read it HERE.

For all our Broadway fans in Florida: Casey Butler (Finding Neverland) will appear in Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia from March 31st to April 30th in West Palm Beach! Get more details:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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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!

 

Bailey Ryon to Teach Workshop in New Jersey, “The Americans” Returns Tonight, and more!

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Bailey Ryon (Matilda) will teach a workshop in New Jersey! Get more details HERE.

Tonight at 8pm was the return of “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot)! Check out the trailer for Season 5:

Hudson Loverro spoke to Pix11 about A Bronx Tale! Check out the interview on Pix11.com. Also, the cast album of A Bronx Tale will be released digitally on March 24th! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Jasper Newell has joined the cast of Samara, opening at Soho Rep in April! Get more details on SohoRep.org.

Vote for Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and “Stranger Things” in the Shorty Awards HERE!

Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) has booked a Christmas movie! Here she is on set:


So happy to be filming a super fun and heartwarming movie #film #Christmasmovie #actresslife

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Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) will be on for Marcy in School of Rock on March 22nd at 2pm and for Katie (her debut in this role!) on March 24th at 8pm. Go see her if you can!


Keep your eyes peeled for an upcoming Waitress commercial featuring Ella Dane Morgan! Here’s a look at it:


Watch Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street) return to “Saturday Night Live” in this sketch!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Everybody, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Amelie, Anastasia, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, Kinky Boots, BroadwayCon, Kids’ Night On Broadway, and Matildapalooza!

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Jillian Lebling’s Short Film To Play San Francisco, TheaterMania’s Kids’ Night On Broadway Pictures, and more!

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“Sleeptalker,” a short film written, directed, produced, and edited by and featuring Jillian Lebling (Once) will be shown in San Francisco this month! Congrats, Jillian! Get more information on AlbanyFilmFest.org.

Check out pictures from Kids’ Night On Broadway on TheaterMania.com!

Congratulations to Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos), and young theater critic Iain Armitage, who all made YesBroadway.org’s Top 40 Under 40 list! Check it out on YesBroadway.org.

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

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A BRONX TALE Celebrates 100th Performance, Avey Noble on “What Would You Do?,” and more!

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Check out pictures of the cast of A Bronx Tale celebrating their 100th performance on BroadwayWorld.com!

Here’s a picture of Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) on the set of “What Would You Do?”:

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

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MISS SAIGON Begins Previews, YBAN Alumni Take Part in DIARY OF A WIMPY KID Reading, and more!

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Break a leg to the company of Miss Saigon on their first preview tonight!

Several of our alumni took part in a recent reading of Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), David Rosenthal (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), and Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) were among the young actors who took part. Check out pictures:

Take a look at photo coverage from Kids’ Night On Broadway last night on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch Mimi Ryder (Matilda) and Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) in this new Sprout commercial!

Here’s Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) in a music video for “Good Girl Winnie Foster”!

Congrats to Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked “What Would You Do?”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Anastasia, The Lion King, Waitress, Sunday in the Park with George, Kinky Boots, and lots of other Broadway kids, including media from last night’s Kids’ Night On Broadway events!

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SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Begins Previews, Christopher Convery Books Commercial, and more!

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Happy first preview to the company of Sunday in the Park with George! Break a leg, everyone!

Congrats to Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots), who has booked a commercial!

Check out pictures from opening night of The Mother of Invention at Abingdon Theatre Company on BroadwayWorld.com!

Congrats to Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda), who performed at New York Fashion Week!


Los Angeles fans! Tonight was the return of “Together At Last,” a cabaret starring Jaidyn Young (Annie) and Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda)! Get more details:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Mother of Invention, On Your Feet, Sunday in the Park with George, Amelie, The Lion King, and A Bronx Tale!

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Savvy Crawford Officially Joins Broadway Cast of AMELIE, WAITRESS Recoups Investment, and more!

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Congratulations to Savvy Crawford (A Little Princess)! She performed in the pre-Broadway tryout of Amelie in Los Angeles, and it has been officially confirmed on Playbill.com that she will continue with the show to Broadway, making her Broadway debut!

Congrats to the Waitress team on the show’s recouping its investment! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Alyssa Marvin (Dream Street, Number the Stars), Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I), and Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) are among the performers featured in an All Star Cabaret at the Broadway Comedy Club this Sunday! Get more information:


So excited to be performing with my friends this Sunday! Come see us!

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Presley Ryan (Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE) will perform with Don’t Quit Your Night Job at BroadwayCon tomorrow night! Find out more:


Here’s the brand new trailer for Newsies in theaters!

Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime) and Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) are scheduled to guest star on “Law & Order: SVU” on February 15th! Get more details about the episode:

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

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