Playbill Features Lilla and Savvy Crawford, Discount Ticket Offer for SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) and Savvy Crawford (A Little Princess) were featured on, talking about their relationship as sisters and actresses, and about Savvy’s current show, Amélie, in which she plays Young Amélie! Read the article HERE.

Check out this special discounted ticket offer for School of Rock!

Here’s video of Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home) singing “Ring of Keys” back at Broadway Stands Up For Freedom!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Gray Man, The Lion King, School of Rock, Fun Home, Les Miserables, Matilda, Kinky Boots, and Finding Neverland!


Jon Viktor Corpuz to Receive Martin E. Segal Award, Erica Simone Barnett on SNL, and more!


Congratulations to Jon Viktor Corpuz (The King and I), who is one of this year’s eleven recipients of the Martin E. Segal Award! Find out more below:

Congrats to Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda), who appeared on Saturday Night Live last night! Watch it below:

Lots of Broadway kids will be performing at The Lilly Awards Broadway Cabaret at the Cutting Room on November 9th! They include Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), Bonale Fambrini (The King and I), Akira Golz (Matilda), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Jake Lucas (The King and I, Newsies), and Alexandria Suarez (On Your Feet). More performers may be announced later on. Get more information on!

Check out backstage pictures from Mattea Conforti (Matilda) on!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Matilda, The King and I, Finding Neverland!


Jorge Vega in RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, Taylor Richardson Joins “Bijou and the ‘Bots,” and more!

Jorge Vega

Congratulations to Jorge Vega, who will make his New York City debut as Ben in this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular after appearing in the show’s tour for two years!

Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory) has joined the cast of the reading of “Bijou and the ‘Bots”! She will play the title character, Bijou. Congrats, Taylor! Get more information below:


Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots) will perform at “A Simple Song for a Simple Wish” on November 16th! Full lineup to be announced. Get more information here:

Lazarus at New York Theatre Workshop, featuring Sophia Anne Caruso (The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!) and former Broadway kid Brynn Williams, has extended before even beginning previews! Congrats to the whole cast! Get more information on

Joshua Colley (Les Miserables, Newsies) will perform with Breathless on Broadway on October 19th to raise money for pulmonary hypertension awareness! Watch him performing back at the Easter Bonnet Competition with John Rapson in the video below!

Youngest Jean Valjean Ever in Broadway's Les Miserables – Easter Bonnet 2015 from Broadway Cares on Vimeo.

School of Rock did a ton of new Q&A videos with the kids! Watch them give their best rock stance, talk about their pre-show rituals, and more!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, and Matilda!


Carly Gendell’s Birthday, Danielle Gordon in LES MISERABLES, and more!


Happy belated birthday to Carly Gendell (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day!

Congratulations to Danielle Gordon, who made her Broadway debut in Les Miserables tonight! She has joined the cast in the ensemble and as the understudy for Young Eponine and Little Cosette. Get more information on!

Break a leg to Carly Tamer and the company of First Daughter Suite, which began previews tonight!

Congratulations to Hayley Feinstein (A Little Princess, Shrek tour), who has joined the cast of Fiddler on the Roof! She will be making her Broadway debut! Here she is with her onstage “sisters”:

Tonight, Gabriella Pizzolo (Matilda) starts her full-time run as Small Alison in Fun Home after understudying Small Alison, John, and Christian since the show’s Broadway opening! Check out Playbill’s article about her HERE. Also, Alessandra Baldacchino (A Little Princess) officially starts her run as the new “super swing” for all three kids in the show tonight! Congrats, Gabby and Ali!

The next Cabaret for a Cause is on November 29th! Get more details in the Instagram post below:


Check out this New York Times video of Jake Lucas (The King and I) and Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) discussing their time on Broadway below or on!

“Meadowland,” featuring Eden Duncan-Smith (The Lion King, Fences), will be released on October 16th! Watch the trailer below:

Auditions for Kids of the Arts’s first Heart to Heart event are coming up! Get more information and send in your audition video HERE.

Watch Sydney Lucas‘s last curtain call in Fun Home below!

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, The King and I, The Lion King, School of Rock, Matilda, and On Your Feet!


Brandon Niederauer to Perform With Guitar Mash, James Ignacio On For Louis in THE KING AND I, and more!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will be performing at the 4th Annual Guitar Mash Benefit Jam + Concert + Auction at City Winery NYC! It is on November 8th from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Get tickets and more information HERE!

James Ignacio will be going on for the role of Louis Leonowens in The King and I tomorrow, October 4th, at 3:00 pm! Go see him if you can!

You can visit the Facebook page for “Jack of the Red Hearts,” which features Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory) and Sophia Anne Caruso (Lazarus, The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!), to get information about screening dates in October and November! Check it out HERE.

Check out this video of the kids of School of Rock talking about their musical influences!

Jake Lucas (The King and I) recently performed at Something Wonderful, a gala at Westport Country Playhouse to honor Kelli O’Hara! Check out pictures from the event on

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, Ruthless!, The King and I, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, Matilda, Les Miserables, and On Your Feet!


Full ON YOUR FEET Child Cast Announced, WAITRESS Sets Preview and Opening Dates, and more!


Congratulations to Eduardo Hernandez, who will transfer to Broadway with the cast of On Your Feet, completing the child cast, which includes previously-announced Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables), Alexandria Suarez, and Kevin Tellez! You can see Alexandria, Eduardo, Fabi, and Kevin in the show starting October 5th!

Waitress has set its preview and opening dates! It will begin previews on March 25th, with an opening performance on April 25th! Get more information on

A Time to Shine is back in NYC on October 10th! A full lineup of Broadway and Off-Broadway kids is coming soon. We already know that Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess) will participate! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

Playbill has pictures from Broadway Salutes, featuring Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Jake Lucas (The King and I)! Check them out HERE.

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, Finding Neverland, Dream Street, School of Rock, Matilda, On Your Feet, Les Miserables, and The King and I!


SCHOOL OF ROCK To Perform on the Today Show, Jake and Sydney Lucas Featured on Time For Kids, and more!


The cast of School of Rock will perform on the Today Show on October 16th! Get more information on, and make sure to tune in!

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Jake Lucas (The King and I) are featured in a video on Time For Kids! Check it out on!

We found Grace Mozitis (Dream Street) meeting Sutton Foster in this clip! Very exciting!

Did you know Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) was on The Ellen Show just a couple years ago? Watch here!

Here is video (courtesy of BC/EFA) of the Matilda kids singing “When I Grow Up” at Broadway Flea Market!

Check out this video of The King and I‘s newest King of Siam, Hoon Lee, getting to know the kids and other cast members!

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, The King and I, Matilda, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!


Hayden Wall’s Birthday, Alessandra Baldacchino to Join FUN HOME, and more!


Happy birthday to Hayden Wall (School of Rock, Soul Doctor)! We hope you had a great day!

MAJOR congratulations to Alessandra Baldacchino (A Little Princess), who will be making her Broadway debut as the “super swing” in Fun Home (the understudy for John, Christian, and Small Alison)! We know you will bring so much to all three roles!

The New York Spring Spectacular will return on June 15, 2016–but probably with a new name! Get more information on!

Rocco Wu was featured on The King and I‘s Twitter, talking about his favorite moment in the show! Check it out below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Number the Stars, The Lion King, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Les Miserables, Matilda, The King and I, and Fun Home!


Grace Capeless and Julian Silva Debut in LION KING, Photo Coverage from HOLLYWOOD ARMS Reading, and more!

Grace Capeless

Congratulations to Grace Capeless (Matilda, A Christmas Story) and Julian Silva, who made their debuts as Young Nala and Young Simba (respectively) in The Lion King tonight! We hope you had a great first show!

The recent reading of Hollywood Arms featured three Broadway kids: Izzy Hanson-Johnston (Billy Elliot, Appropriate), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), and Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek)! Check out photos on and!

There is video of the School of Rock kids at their recent photoshoot! You can watch it on or below:

Brooklyn Shuck (Matilda, Annie) and her sisters Raleigh (How the Grinch Stole Christmas! tour) and Sydney (Annie tour) will be performing at Broadway Does Country on October 11th at 54 Below! Check out the picture below to find out how to get tickets and a discount code!

Check out pictures from Cabaret for a Cause at the 92 Y Street Festival below!

Congratulations to Madison Zamor (Dream Street, Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who will be guest-starring on “Unforgettable” very soon! We can’t wait to see it!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, The Lion King, Hollywood Arms, Fun Home, Matilda, Les Miserables, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Finding Neverland!


SCHOOL OF ROCK Press Coverage, BOMBSHELL Concert Online, and more!

School of Rock School of Rock had their press event yesterday and we have full coverage from the event! Take a look at all of our links below: Photo Coverage Photo Coverage Photo Coverage Photo Coverage Video Coverage

The full Bombshell concert (feat. Ripley Sobo of Matilda) is online now! Watch below!

Congrats to Joy Kate Lawson (A Little Princess) who makes a brief appearance in “Jurassic World”, which opens in theaters today!

We are looking for a content writer, graphic designer, and researcher to join the YBAN/KOT team! Check out this link for more details.

And here are more pictures from the kids of Kinky Boots, Fun Home, and The Lion King!