SHADOWLANDS Opens, Remembering Shannon Tavarez, and more!

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Happy Opening to Jacob Morrell, Jack McCarthy, and the company of Shadowlands! Break a leg!

Today, we honor The Lion King actress Shannon Tavarez, who lost her battle to leukemia on this day in 2010 at 11 years old. Learn more about how you can carry on her legacy by visiting ShannonsShare.org.

Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) will take part in a reading of Mary and Max in New York City! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

“A Bad Moms Christmas,” featuring Oona Laurence (Matilda), is out now!

Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda), alongside Fun Home tour alum Sofia Trimarchi, talked about starring in the show with The Daily Gazette! Read the article HERE.

The casts of Once On This Island and Anastasia will perform during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! Get more details on Playbill.com, and check out how the cast of Anastasia reacted when the found out they would be performing:

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) will reprise the role of Young Nala that she played on Broadway, on screen in the live-action film of The Lion King, coming in summer 2019!

Here’s a new promo for A Christmas Story Live!

Follow @BroadwayKidsJam on Instagram for jam sessions with kids from School of Rock, Once, and more!


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Once On This Island, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Frozen, Miss Saigon, and Occupied Territories!

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Christian Mullins Re-Joins KINKY BOOTS, “Zombies” Trailer with Meg Donnelly and Milo Manheim, and more!

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Congratulations to Christian Mullins, who is returning to Kinky Boots as one of the boys alternating as Young Lola!

Watch the trailer for “Zombies” with Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE) and Milo Manheim (Generation Me)!

Here’s video of the cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory performing on “The View”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Miss Saigon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Frozen, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, and The Lion King!

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SHADOWLANDS Begins Previews, Robert Montano Joins RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, and more!

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Break a leg to the company of Shadowlands for their first preview at Fellowship for Performing Arts Theatre tonight!

Congratulations to Robert Montano, who has joined the cast of Radio City Christmas Spectacular as one of the Patricks!

Zachary Brod (Dream Street, On a Stool at the End of the Bar) will appear on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” tonight!

Check out photo coverage from the 200th performance of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on BroadwayWorld.com and Broadway.com!

Update: The Anastasia rush begins on October 24th at 10am!

The Anastasia cast album is now on Spotify! Listen HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Lion King, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, and We Have A Voice!

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Landon Maas Departs KINKY BOOTS, We Have A Voice Tonight, and more!

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Happy Trails to Landon Maas, who performed his final show as Young Charlie in Kinky Boots today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

Tonight is We Have A Voice, with a lineup of performers that includes alumni Sumaya Bouhbal (Runaways), Victoria Csatay (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Maddox Elliot (Dream Street), James Ignacio (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills, The King and I), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Madison Mullahey (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Noah Marlowe (Act One, Mary Poppins), Grace Mozitis (Dream Street), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot), Cele Pahucki (Runaways), William Poon (The King and I), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story), Brooklyn Shuck (Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita), and Maxwell Vice (Runaways)! Find out more HERE.

Laurel Griggs (Once, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) appeared on last night’s “Saturday Night Live”! Watch below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, Frozen, School of Rock, and Waitress!


Shapiro Sisters and PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES Kids Performing in Broadway Against Bullying, “The Super” to Premiere in Spain, and more!

Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills), Casey Nadzam (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), and Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) will take part in Broadway Against Bullying on October 16th in San Francisco! Get more details:

Congratulations to Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie) and Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), whose film “The Super” will premiere at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain! Find out more:


And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, Kinky Boots, and School of Rock!


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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Ryan Sell’s Birthday, Jaden Waldman Joins RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)! We hope you had a great day, Ryan!

Jaden Waldman (Ragtime on Ellis Island) has joined the cast of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, rotating as Ben!

Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) appears in this promo for the Boys & Girls Club!

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) has received a full scholarship to Alvin Ailey!



Check out these new production shots from A Bronx Tale!

Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) will guest star on “Kevin Can Wait” on October 9th at 9pm on CBS!

Ryan Buggle (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appeared on “Law and Order: SVU” this Wednesday night at 9pm on NBC!


Watch Nicole Scimeca and Julia Morgan make balloon animals backstage at Anastasia in the newest episode of the show’s Broadway.com vlog!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) appeas in this new commercial for Verizon!

Several of our alumni who are performing in the upcoming #WeHaveAVoice: Broadway Teens concert were interviewed by Broadway Wiz! Read the article, which features Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), William Poon (The King and I), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), and others, HERE!

Lucas Schultz (NYMF’s WikiMusical) and Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) have joined the cast of Bring Back Birdie in concert at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

Ron Harris, whose daughter is Gianna Harris (School of Rock), will host a workshop for parents about navigating the business on November 11th! Get more details and register on TheBroadwayStarProject.com.

You can bid on a special prize from Waitress to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Find out more on CharityBuzz.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Kinky Boots, Waitress, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, Anastasia, and Once On This Island!

 

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Mia Williamson Joins ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Featured on BroadwayBox, and more!

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Congratulations to Mia Williamson, who will make her Broadway debut in Once On This Island as Little Ti Moune!

Find out where the School of Rock kids will be in 10 years in a feature on BroadwayBox.com!

Check out Cate Elefante (Waitress) in a promo for Nick Jr.’s “Sunny Day”!

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

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Jersey Sullivan Departs SCHOOL OF ROCK, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Ticket Registration Opens, and more!

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Happy Trails to Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock)! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Jersey!

Registration for access to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets is open now! Register before October 5th on HarryPotterThePlay.com.

Mary Page Marlowe will play Second Stage next June! Get more details on 2ST.com.

School of Rock is auditioning kids for their Broadway and tour companies! Find out more:

Watch Cory Logan (School of Rock) jam out at Guitar Center!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, School of Rock, Waitress, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Kinky Boots!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Performance Videos and Broadway Flea Market Information, Ciela Elliott Joins OCCUPIED TERRITORIES, and more!

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Cabaret for a Cause will be on 45th Street in front of the Imperial Theater during Broadway Flea Market!

Also, check out all these videos from Cabaret for a Cause‘s event this week:

Emerson Steele (Violet) singing “Being Alive”:

Diego Lucano (School of Rock, Peace, Love and Cupcakes) singing “Reviewing the Situation”:

Carly Gendell (School of Rock) singing “Gimme Gimme”:

The full cast performing “You Will Be Found”:

Congratulations to Ciela Elliott, who has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of Occupied Territories! The show is set to run from October 20th to November 5th at 59E59.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now has a new block of tickets available through September 2018! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tickets for We Have A Voice, with lots of kids and teens from Broadway shows, are still on sale! Find out more:


Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has a brand new single! Get it on iTunes now.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Anastasia, The Lion King, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Frozen, and Cabaret for a Cause!

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