Congrats to Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) who appeared in the brand new HBO movie “Wizard of Lies” starring Michell Pfieffer and Robert De Niro!
Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) took over BwayVideos on Instagram. Head over there before the story disappears!
Congrats to all those who auditioned for The Lion King at the Apollo Theater! Auditioning for a Broadway production is a huge milestone for any young actor so we admire your ambition and confidence to go out for the show.
And here are more pictures from the kids of Amelie, A Bronx Tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, School of Rock, and Waitress!
Happy first preview to 1984! Also, congrats to Willow McCarthy (Matilda), who has joined the cast! Break a leg!
Jaden Waldman (Ragtime on Ellis Island) will star as Peterrific in the upcoming animated series “Pinkalicious and Peterrific” on PBS Kids, premiering on February 19, 2018! Find out more from Jaden’s Instagram.
1984 will offer a digital lottery! Get more details on Playbill.com.
Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) has booked a commercial!
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:
New York City auditions for The Lion King are coming up! Get more details:
Tickets are on sale now for Once On This Island! Find out more on Playbill.com.
Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Waitress, and Falsettos are among the shows set to perform at Stars in the Alley on June 2nd! Get more information about the event on Broadway.com.
Ava-Riley Miles (Doctor Zhivago, Evita) has booked a film! Congrats! More details to come.
And here are pictures from the kids of Amelie, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Waitress, and A Bronx Tale!
Congratulations to If I Forget and Anastasia, which both won Outer Critics Circle Awards! If I Forget won for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play and Anastasia won for Outstanding Projection Design. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!
Congrats to alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), whose show “Stranger Things” won Show of the Year at the MTV Movie & TV Awards!
Lots of our featured shows and kids have been nominated for Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards! Here they are:
Favorite New Musical: Amelie, Anastasia
Favorite Musical Revival: Falsettos, Miss Saigon, Sunday in the Park with George
Favorite Long-Running Show: Kinky Boots, The Lion King, Waitress
Favorite Leading Actor in a Musical: Christian Borle for Falsettos, Jake Gyllenhaal for Sunday in the Park with George
Favorite Leading Actress in a Musical: Christy Altomare for Anastasia, Annaleigh Ashford for Sunday in the Park with George, Phillipa Soo for Amelie
Favorite Featured Actor in a Musical: Ramin Karimloo for Anastasia, Derek Klena for Anastasia, Andrew Rannells for Falsettos
Favorite Featured Actress in a Musical: Stephanie J. Block for Falsettos
Favorite Funny Performance: Stephanie J. Block for Falsettos, John Bolton for Anastasia, Christian Borle for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Favorite Diva Performance: Stephanie J. Block for Falsettos
Favorite Onstage Pair: Christy Altomare and Derek Klena for Anastasia, Annaleigh Ashford and Jake Gyllenhaal for Sunday in the Park with George, Christian Borle and Andrew Rannells for Falsettos
Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Male): Jon Jon Briones for Miss Saigon; Jake Ryan Flynn, Ryan Foust, and Ryan Sell for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Anthony Rosenthal for Falsettos
Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female): Savvy Crawford for Amelie, Eva Noblezada for Miss Saigon
Favorite Replacement (Male): Todrick Hall for Kinky Boots
Favorite Replacement (Female): Sara Bareilles for Waitress, Jenna Ushkowitz for Waitress
Favorite Tour: Fun Home, currently starring alum Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess)
Congrats to Jake, Ryan, Ryan, Anthony, Savvy, Ali, and all the kids in these shows! Get more details about the nominations on Broadway.com.
Check out Alyssa Marvin (Dream Street, Number the Stars) performing “I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas” at Tunes in Times Square!
Here’s Dante Melucci (School of Rock), Evie Dolan (School of Rock), and Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock) performing “Don’t Do Sadness/Blue Wind” from Spring Awakening at Tunes in Times Square!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, A Bronx Tale, Once, On Your Feet, The Lion King, The King and I, Anastasia, and Waitress, including many from Tunes in Times Square!
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.
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!
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