WAITRESS Getting Broadway.com Vlog, Alexandra Underwood to Guest Star on “Raven’s Home,” and more!

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Waitress is getting a Broadway.com vlog! Get more details HERE.

Alexandra Underwood (The Lion King) will guest star on “Raven’s Home” on August 18th at 8pm on Disney Channel!

Tonight’s Broadway in the Boros event, which was scheduled to include a screening of Newsies at Williamsbridge Park Oval, has been pushed back due to inclement weather! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

You can get your tickets for the annual Newsies reunion concert at 54 Below HERE! It is currently set to include Giuseppe Bausilio (Billy Elliot, Newsies, Irving Berlin’s America), David Guzman (Newsies), Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies), and Andy Richardson (Newsies, Gypsy, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!).

Watch Broadway alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie) talk “Stranger Things” at Comic Con!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Generation Me, Play Like a Winner, The Lion King, Anastasia, On Your Feet, and School of Rock!

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ANASTASIA and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Celebrate 100 Performances, Mehret Marsh and Grayson Taylor Join PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE, and more!

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Congratulations to Anastasia and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, both of which celebrated their 100th performances on Broadway recently! Check out pictures from Charlie‘s celebration on TheaterMania.com, Playbill.com, and Broadway.com.

Mehret Marsh (The Lion King) and Grayson Taylor (Mothers and Sons, New York Spring Spectacular) have joined Playwrights for a Cause! Find out more below and get tickets on PlanetConnections.org.

Get your tickets for Cabaret for a Cause, coming up in September, HERE!

Check out Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) in this commercial for Universal Studios Japan!


Allie Trimm (Bye Bye Birdie, 13) will sing Meinwald & Leary songs at 54 Below! Get more details HERE.

The cast of Waitress appeared at today’s Broadway in Bryant Park!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, On Your Feet, The Lion King, Waitress, and Marvin’s Room!

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Cast Announced for REALLY ROSIE at New York City Center, Alumni to Sing Jeanine Tesori at 54 Below, and more!

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The full cast for Really Rosie at New York City Center has been announced! Joining the previously announced Taylor Caldwell (Runaways, School of Rock), who will play Rosie, are Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Kenneth Cabral (Runaways), Jaiya Chetram, Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet), Nanyellin Liriano, Chris Lopes, Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Ruth Righi (School of Rock), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos), and Nicole Wildy (Dream Street). Get more details on Playbill.com!

Rozi Baker (Mary Poppins, Shrek, Bonnie and Clyde), Marissa O’Donnell (Shrek), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour), and others will perform Jeanine Tesori music at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

Watch Cole Bullock (Kinky Boots, The Lion King) sing backup for Lorde on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”!

Julian Silva (The Lion King) appears in this commercial for Hearthstone!

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) is in a new commercial for Simon Premium Outlets!


Here’s a sneak peek at “Proud Mary” with Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King)!


Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot) has booked a guest spot on a TV show! Details are TBA.

Jillian Lebling (Once) has been cast in an anthology film!

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

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SCHOOL OF ROCK at Broadway in Bryant Park, GENERATION ME Coming to NYMF, and more!

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Today at 12:30pm, the kids of School of Rock performed at Broadway in Bryant Park! Watch their performance below or on TheaterMania.com:

Generation Me is coming soon to NYMF, with a cast that includes high school age teens! Find out more on NYMF.org.

Check out pictures from opening night of Assassins at New York City Center on Playbill.com!

The Emmy Award nominations were announced this morning, and many projects featuring our alumni received nominations! Here’s a list:

  • “Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), received 18 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
  • “This Is Us,” featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), received 11 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
  • “Big Little Lies,” featuring young theater critic Iain Armitage, received 16 nominations including Outstanding Limited Series
  • Hairspray Live, featuring Shahadi Wright Joseph (School of Rock, The Lion King), received 7 nominations including Outstanding Special Class Program
  • “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), received 4 nominations
  • “Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors,” featuring Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Television Movie
  • “Once Upon A Sesame Street Christmas,” featuring Kolette Tetlow (Iowa), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Children’s Program

The Creative Arts Emmys will air on September 16th at 8pm EST on FXX, and the Primetime Emmy Awards will occur on September 17th at 8pm EST on CBS. Get the full list of nominations on Emmys.com! Congrats, everyone!

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) is returning to A Bronx Tale this weekend! He will perform July 14th at 8pm, July 15th at 2pm and 8pm, and July 16th at 3pm. Find out more:


Check out Paul Luke Bonenfant‘s (School of Rock) new original song!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, A Bronx Tale, and Miss Saigon!

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Samuel Li Weintraub Departs MISS SAIGON, Photo Coverage from Broadway Barks, and more!

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Happy Trails to Samuel Li Weintraub, who has played his final performance as Tam in Miss Saigon! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Samuel!


Check out photo coverage of lots of our alumni at Broadway Barks on TheaterMania.com, Playbill.com, and BroadwayWorld.com!

Madeleine Pace (Once) will take part in a reading of a musical of Jane Eyre! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

The kids of School of Rock are set to perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this Thursday! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) is going on a mini tour next month! Find out more:

Here’s Ryan Sell‘s performance schedule for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory through September 10th!

Sophia Kekllas will go on as Shonelle in School of Rock on July 22nd and 23rd!


The next Cabaret for a Cause is set for September 18th at the Metropolitan Room! It will be hosted by “Master Chef Jr” kids Cydney Sherman and Gonzalo Ingram. Performers include Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Danielle Gordon (Les Miserables), Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Emerson Steele (Violet), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King). Get tickets HERE!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will play Detroit next month! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of 1984, Frozen, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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Alumni Performances at Broadway Barks; Pictures from PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES; and more!

Several of our alumni sang at yesterday’s Broadway Barks, including Kolette Tetlow (Iowa), Keaton Tetlow (Lisa and Leonardo), Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), Vincent Crocilla (New York Spectacular), Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie), Adriana Braganza (The King and I), and Jonah Verdon (Disaster!)!

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

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MATILDA JR. Coming from Music Theatre International, Photos and Videos from WAITRESS’s 500th Performance Celebration, and more!

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Music Theatre International is currently developing Matilda Jr., a version of Matilda for schools to perform! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Check out photo coverage from Waitress‘s 500th performance celebration on Playbill.com, as well as a video of the cast:

The cast of Peace, Love and Cupcakes performed at the NYMF preview concert! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Waitress, On Your Feet, A Bronx Tale, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, and Frozen!


Ryan Sell and Jake Ryan Flynn Receive Broadway Bricks, Toleeya Napolitano to Appear on PBS, and more!

We hope you all had a fun and safe 4th of July yesterday!

Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) received their very own Broadway Bricks creations! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

Toleeya Napolitano (Dream Street) will appear on PBS! Air date TBA. Find out more:


Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) has posted a Broadway kid-themed Q&A video on his YouTube channel! Watch below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, On Your Feet, and Anastasia!

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Niles Fitch Promoted to Series Regular on “This Is Us,” Emma Howard’s KCAL 9 Interview, and more!

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Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) is now a series regular on “This Is Us”! Find out more on EW.com.

Here’s the interview that Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) did with KCAL 9 to promote “The Beguiled”!

 
 
 

Watch Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) perform a solo to “Man in the Mirror”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Waitress, Anastasia, and The Lion King!

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ANIMAL Closes at Atlantic Theater Company, Pictures and Videos from ON YOUR FEET, and more!

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Happy Trails to Fina Strazza (Matilda) and the company of Animal at Atlantic Theater Company! Congrats on a great run, and we can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

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

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