Be sure to watch Shahadi Wright Joseph perform on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade tomorrow morning at 9am with her Hairspray Live castmates! Also, check out photos of Ella Dane Morgan and the cast of Waitress rehearsing for the parade on Playbill.com.
Congrats to Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots), who has a lot of exciting news right now! He has booked a Reese’s commercial and a role on an HBO series! Get more details about both of his upcoming projects:
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Get a sneak peek at A Bronx Tale on TheaterMania.com! Plus, check out Episode 8 of the show’s Broadway.com vlog HERE.
Jackson Demott Hill (Finding Neverland) filmed a holiday video with Brooks Brothers!
Here’s a sneak peek of Kolette Tetlow (Iowa) on “Sesame Street”! Watch on Friday at 7pm on HBO!
The kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular will perform at Broadway Sessions on December 1st! Get more information:
The Shapiro Sisters, Abigail (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas) and Milly (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), will perform at Brooks Brothers on November 28th! Find out more on WintersEve.nyc!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and Hairspray Live!
The participants on the Kids of Broadway panel for BroadwayCon have been announced! Ava Briglia (Matilda), Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Heidi Gray (Annie tour), Jake Lucas (The King and I, Newsies), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), and Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will all be panelists. Find out more on Playbill.com or in the Instagram below:
Matilda celebrated its 1500th performance recently! Congratulations to the company! Check out pictures from their party on Broadway.com and BroadwayWorld.com.
Take a look at pictures from press day at Hairspray Live on Playbill.com!
The remake of “Beaches,” which features Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story) and Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda), will premiere on Lifetime in January! Get more details on Deadline.com.
Get your tickets now for Cabaret for a Cause on November 27th! It features Ava Briglia (Matilda), Beada Briglia (Matilda), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Akira Golz (Matilda), Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda), Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), William Poon (The King and I), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita), Mckayla Twiggs (Les Miserables, Once), and others. Get more information:
Watch the trailer for the upcoming series “Thanksgiving,” featuring Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), on EW.com!
The cast album of You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown comes out this Friday! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.
Watch the kids of Matilda perform the National Anthem in the video below!
Get your tickets now for the next Cabaret for a Cause, which will take place on November 27th! It will feature Ava Briglia (Matilda), Beada Briglia (Matilda), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Billy Elliot, Evita), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Akira Golz (Matilda), Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda), Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), 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), Mckayla Twiggs (Les Miserables, Once), and others. Find out more:
The kids of Matilda sang the National Anthem before tonight’s New York Giants game!
The cast of Waitress will perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! Find out more about the performance lineup on Broadway.com.
“Stranger Things,” currently featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and soon to feature Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience), has been nominated for a Critics’ Choice Award for Best Drama Series! Find out more on Deadline.com.
Tomorrow, catch Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) on “This Is Us” at 9pm on NBC! Get more details in his Instagram post:
Check out our new and improved Broadway kid alumni database! With more than 600+ kids on the website since our launch in 2010, we’ve compiled a searchable database to keep up with their projects. Users can search by name and by show. If your child is not listed but is an alum of ours, contact us with the following:
Two headshots (one during their time on Broadway and a current one)
Non-theatre projects completed since their Broadway or Off-Broadway debut. These projects include film, TV, music, and commercials!
Congrats to Taylor Richardson (Annie, Smokefall, A Christmas Memory), who will appear in the film “Easy Living”! Get more details on IMDb.com.
Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) has booked a role on “Super Wings”! Find out more:
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, On Your Feet, and Falsettos!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Once, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Hairspray Live, Falsettos, Matilda, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Waitress, and The Lion King!
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