Andy Walken Joins A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE on Fox, Colin Lauri Joins SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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Congratulations to Andy Walken, who will play Ralphie in A Christmas Story Live on Fox! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Congrats to Colin Lauri, who joined School of Rock last week as a swing!

Kenneth Aikens makes his Broadway debut as Young Simba in The Lion King this week! Break a leg, Kenneth!

Will Meyers (Generation Me) will guest star on “Blue Bloods” on October 27th! Find out more:


Watch the last episode of “Royal Misfits,” the Anastasia Broadway.com vlog!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Waitress, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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Rachel Katzke’s Birthday, Jack McCarthy Joins SHADOWLANDS, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Rachel Katzke (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Rachel!

Jack McCarthy (Finding Neverland) has joined the cast of Shadowlands Off-Broadway alongside Jacob Morrell!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Shadowlands, School of Rock, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Miss Saigon, The Lion King, Waitress, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Kinky Boots!

 

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Ryan Sell’s Birthday, Jaden Waldman Joins RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)! We hope you had a great day, Ryan!

Jaden Waldman (Ragtime on Ellis Island) has joined the cast of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, rotating as Ben!

Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) appears in this promo for the Boys & Girls Club!

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) has received a full scholarship to Alvin Ailey!



Check out these new production shots from A Bronx Tale!

Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) will guest star on “Kevin Can Wait” on October 9th at 9pm on CBS!

Ryan Buggle (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appeared on “Law and Order: SVU” this Wednesday night at 9pm on NBC!


Watch Nicole Scimeca and Julia Morgan make balloon animals backstage at Anastasia in the newest episode of the show’s Broadway.com vlog!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) appeas in this new commercial for Verizon!

Several of our alumni who are performing in the upcoming #WeHaveAVoice: Broadway Teens concert were interviewed by Broadway Wiz! Read the article, which features 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), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), and others, HERE!

Lucas Schultz (NYMF’s WikiMusical) and Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) have joined the cast of Bring Back Birdie in concert at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

Ron Harris, whose daughter is Gianna Harris (School of Rock), will host a workshop for parents about navigating the business on November 11th! Get more details and register on TheBroadwayStarProject.com.

You can bid on a special prize from Waitress to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Find out more on CharityBuzz.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Kinky Boots, Waitress, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, Anastasia, and Once On This Island!

 

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Jersey Sullivan Departs SCHOOL OF ROCK, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Ticket Registration Opens, and more!

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Happy Trails to Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock)! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Jersey!

Registration for access to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets is open now! Register before October 5th on HarryPotterThePlay.com.

Mary Page Marlowe will play Second Stage next June! Get more details on 2ST.com.

School of Rock is auditioning kids for their Broadway and tour companies! Find out more:

Watch Cory Logan (School of Rock) jam out at Guitar Center!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, School of Rock, Waitress, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Kinky Boots!

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PETIE Opens at Theatre East, BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market Today, and more!

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Happy Opening to Grayson Taylor and the company of Petie, which had its opening performance at Theatre East yesterday!

The Broadway Flea Market was today in the Theatre District from 10am-7pm; the proceeds benefited Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS!

Victoria Collett (Waitress) has a YouTube channel with her sister! Check it out:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, The Lion King, School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Miss Saigon!

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Edelle Rapada Joins MISS SAIGON, “Transformers” Digital Release Today, and more!

Congratulations to Edelle Rapada (pictured left), who has joined the cast of Miss Saigon as one of the Tam alternates!


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“Transformers,” with Isabela Moner (Evita), releases digitally today!

For those curious about casting for the upcoming national tour of Waitress, casting for Lulu will take place in each city! Details are available at our sister site Kids on Tour.

You could win the rights to present the first amateur production of Newsies! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Watch Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) perform at Broadway Sessions on BroadwayWorld.com or below!

Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) appears in a new promo for “This Is Us”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Anastasia!

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Sam and William Poon Book “Swisher,” Win Tickets to See FROZEN in Denver, and more!

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Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth) and William Poon (The King and I) have booked the film “Swisher”! Find out more on CarsonAdler.com.

You can win tickets to see Frozen in Denver! Enter before tomorrow night at 11:59pm on TheKnow.DenverPost.com.

New signage at A Bronx Tale now includes Will Coombs! Check it out on NewYorkBroadwayTours.com.

Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda) and Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) sang at the Intrepid today to pay tribute to 9/11. Watch their performance below:

Jacob Morrell (Kinky Boots tour) has joined the cast of Shadowlands Off-Broadway at the Acorn Theatre! Performances begin October 17th.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, and Kinky Boots!

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GOOD FOR OTTO Coming to The New Group, Broadway Alumni to Perform WE HAVE A VOICE For Covenant House, and more!

Good For Otto is coming to The New Group next year! Find out more:

Lots of young performers will be putting on a benefit concert called We Have A Voice to raise money for Covenant House! The lineup currently includes alumni Maddox Elliot (Dream Street), Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), Tori Feinstein (Matilda, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), James Ignacio (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills, The King and I), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Madison Mullahey (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Noah Marlowe (Act One, Mary Poppins), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Cele Pahucki (Runaways), William Poon (The King and I), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), Brooklyn Shuck (Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), and Maxwell Vice (Runaways), as well as co-host Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth). Get more details on Playbill.com!

Juli Wesley (Unbroken Circle) hosts a brand new Playbill series titled Broadway Babies, focusing on the children of Broadway stars! Watch the first episode on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Frozen, Kinky Boots, and Anastasia!

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Luca Padovan’s Birthday, Sarah Charles Lewis at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

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Happy birthday to Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies)! We hope you had a great day, Luca!

Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) is performing at 54 Below tonight in a concert celebrating the Broadhurst Theatre! Get tickets and more details on 54Below.com.

The casts of Anastasia, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, A Bronx Tale, and other Broadway shows will perform at Summer Sendoff! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Jake Heston Miller (New York Spectacular) will be heading out on the road with the national tour of Love Never Dies! Get the full cast on Playbill.com.

Rachel Katzke (School of Rock) is an alum of Camp Ramah, and she’s featured in an article about their Broadway alumni! Read it on TabletMag.com.

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) has begun filming a recurring role on “The Dangerous Book for Boys”! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Frozen, Miss Saigon, and School of Rock!

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Tai Sandhu Joins “Braid,” Aviva Winick on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” and more!

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Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) has joined the cast of the indie film “Braid”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


Aviva Winick (Matilda, Ragtime on Ellis Island) guest starred on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this week! Watch below:

Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) has a very important acting “tip” to share!

Check out more photo coverage from this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Really Rosie, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, and On Your Feet!