First Look at WEST SIDE STORY Film Remake, Online Submissions Open for TINA on Broadway, and more!

Check out this first photo look at the upcoming “West Side Story” film remake!

The Broadway production of Tina is taking online submissions for the role of Young Anna Mae Bullock (a.k.a. Young Tina Turner)! Get info HERE.

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) gave a sneak peek of “The Lion King” live-action film at last night’s ARDYs!

If you’re in the Woodlands, TX, area, go see Levi Smith (A Bronx Tale) in Sweeney Todd this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

Caroline Basu (School of Rock), Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle The Musical), Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), and Mikey Sohn (School of Rock) will perform at the next “A Time To Shine” cabaret on June 23rd!

Here’s your first look at “Family Reunion” with Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), arriving on Netflix on July 10th!

Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Emerson Davis (Once On This Island), Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess), Eve Johnson (The Net Will Appear), Sofia Pellegrino (Dream Street), and Annika Mehta (The Jungle) have been cast in Kids of the Arts’ production of A Little Princess, playing this summer in NYC! Alumni Raquel Wallace (Dream Street) and Maya Jade Frank (Evita, Mary Poppins, A Little Princess) have also joined the production team. Get tickets HERE.

Congratulations to Timothy TV Cao (Matilda), who will be a trainee with the Kansas City Ballet II Company during the 2019-2020 season!

Andrew Barth Feldman’s Birthday, Haven Alexander and Aliya “Jo” Ramey to Join THE LION KING, and more!

Happy birthday to Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen)! We hope you had a great day!

Please welcome Haven Alexander and Aliya “Jo” Ramey to The Lion King! They will both make their Broadway debuts in the show this week.

The Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nominees have been announced! Check out the full list on Broadway.com. You have until Sunday to cast your vote!

  • Favorite New Musical – Beetlejuice
  • Favorite New Play – The Ferryman
  • Favorite Play Revival – All My Sons
  • Favorite Long-Running Show – Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Long-Running Show – Waitress
  • Favorite Tour – Anastasia, currently starring Broadway alum Delilah Rose Pellow
  • Favorite Leading Actor in a Musical – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Musical – Sophia Anne Caruso for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Leading Actor in a Play – Paddy Considine for The Ferryman
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Play – Annette Bening for All My Sons
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Play – Laura Donnelly for The Ferryman
  • Favorite Featured Actress in a Musical – Kerry Butler for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Featured Actress in a Play – Jenni Barber for All My Sons
  • Favorite Funny Performance – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Funny Performance – Leslie Kritzer for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female) – Sophia Anne Caruso for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Alex Boniello for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Gavin Creel for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Andrew Barth Feldman for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Jeremy Jordan for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Sky Lakota-Lynch for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Female) – Shoshana Bean for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Female) – Mallory Bechtel for Dear Evan Hansen

The upcoming West Side Story movie remake now has a release date! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Thursday Williams chatted with NBC New York about What the Constitution Means to Me! Watch HERE.

Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) is appearing in a commercial for Friendly’s!

Tina is holding an open call for the role of Young Tina Turner! Check out this flyer for details:

Congratulations to “After Forever,” featuring Finn Douglas (The Costume [Inner Voices], Radio City Christmas Spectacular), which won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Digital Drama Series!

Laurissa Romain (South Pacific) has been cast in the upcoming film “Son of the South”!

And check out this photo of celebrities visiting What the Constitution Means to Me!

Photo Credit: People Magazine

Demi Singleton and Mikee Castillo Join THE LION KING, Eleanor Koski on “Alex, Inc.” Tonight, and more!

Congrats to Demi Singleton, who made her debut as Young Nala in The Lion King last night, and to Mikee Castillo, who made her Broadway debut as Young Nala this afternoon!

Catch Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) on “Alex, Inc.” tonight at 8:30/7:30c on ABC!

Find out who the youngest Tony Award winners in history are on Playbill.com!

Get a first look at Gettin’ The Band Back Together, also on Playbill.com!

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) will celebrate her Broadway debut at 54 Below! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Beetlejuice will play an out-of-town tryout in Washington, D.C., before coming to Broadway! Find out more HERE.

Watch the kids of Broadway Kids Jam cover songs from Frozen in their newest YouTube video:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Anastasia, School of Rock, and Waitress!

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