Best of Broadway 2015, SCHOOL OF ROCK and RUTHLESS! in the news, and more!

Fun Home

Our Broadway and Off-Broadway shows made a couple of this year’s Best of Theatre lists! In Entertainment Weekly, The King and I is 9th, The Audience is 5th, and Fun Home is 2nd. Time Magazine ranks Lazarus (11th), Finding Neverland (9th), The King and I (4th) among its list. Congratulations, everyone! You can view the full lists at Time.com and EW.com.

The kids of School of Rock and Ruthless! were featured in different articles today! Take a look at the links below.

BB Kids: Bobbi MacKenzie and More Make Broadway Debuts in School of Rock
Westfield girl lights up stage in off-Broadway production of ‘Ruthless!’

Congrats to Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock) who went on for Summer last night – the same night as her birthday!

Congratulations to Maria May (Billy Elliot) who will appear on “What Would You Do?” yet again! Her air date is TBA.

A performance schedule for The Lion King kids is out now! You can view the schedule at Julian Silva’s FB fan page.

Lots of opportunities this month to see our past and current kids in action! Kids from Fun Home, Sound of Music LIVE, and more will perform with This Way 2 Broadway, a showcase after a culmination of workshops, for young actors on Monday night (Dec. 14th) at 6pm at Symphony Space! More details can be found at BroadwayWorld.com. Then on Dec. 18th-19th, kids from Motown and Dream Street will perform in Evergreen at Prospect Theatre Company! Get your tickets at ProspectTheatre.org.

Go behind-the-scenes of Ruthless! and watch Tori Murray prep for the stage by watching the video below:

And here are more pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, School of Rock, King and I, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, Fun Home, Lazarus, and Dream Street!

 










 

MOTOWN’s Final Performance Until 2016, Joshua Colley to Perform in Maury Yeston Tribute, and more!

Motown plays its final Broadway performance today, but it will return in 2016! Happy trails to Nathaniel Cullors, Samuel Pickens, and the rest of the cast!

Joshua Colley (Les Miserables) will appear in a tribute to Maury Yeston on February 15, 2015! Get more information about the concert on BroadwayWorld.com!

 

Sam Poon (The King and I, Macbeth) will perform at Don’t Tell Mama on January 27, 2015! Get more information on DontTellMamaNYC.com!

We made a YouTube playlist of videos from the special Broadway Kids edition of Broadway Sessions back in December! Check it out below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Matilda and The King and I!

Broadway Kids at Broadway Sessions, PETER PAN LIVE Sneak Peeks, Lucas in FUN HOME, and more!

lilli-and-the-littles Tomorrow night, Broadway kids will join Lilli Cooper (Wicked, Spring Awakening) as Broadway Sessions for Lilli and the Littles! Kids scheduled to appear include Sophie Knapp (Once), Jaden Jordan (Kinky Boots, The Lion King), Joshua Colley (Les Miserables), and more! The event is scheduled for 11pm on December 4th at the Laurie Beechman Theatre. More information at BroadwaySessions.net!

More sneak peeks of Peter Pan LIVE are coming in! Dress rehearsal pictures can be found at BroadwayWorld.com. Also, Peter Pan LIVE’s CD and DVD gift set is available for pre-order with a release set for Dec. 16th. Pre-order at Amazon.com! Also, Jake Lucas and John Allyn (Peter Pan) previewed “I Won’t Grow Up” exclusively online, which you can watch below.

According to A Class Act NY, Sydney Lucas WILL transfer with Fun Home when it premieres on Broadway in spring 2015! Opening night is set for April 19th. Full casting will be announced soon.

Only six tickets are left for Cabaret for a Cause on Dec. 8th! Get your tickets for this special event at: GalapagosArtSpace.com.

Tomorrow night Broadway Youth Ensemble will perform at Carnegie Hall in Tim Janis’s American Christmas Carol! More information and tickets can be found at CarnegieHall.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of Matilda and Peter Pan LIVE!