Bryan Chan to Join THE LION KING, Jai Ram Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz in The New York Times, and more!

Congrats to Bryan Chan, who will make his Broadway debut as Young Simba in The Lion King next week!

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I am super excited to finally announce that I will be playing the role of Young Simba in Disney’s, The Lion King on Broadway! I will be making my debut on November 19th. I am thankful first and foremost to God and everyone that has helped me realize my dreams. Special thanks to my parents, my grandparents, my family, my community 🇬🇾, my agent Barry Kolker, Justin Bohon from Binder Casting, my acting coach Roberta Lowe from Acting Out and last but not least The Natraj Center for the Performing Arts. I just can’t wait to be king! #broadwaykids #broadway #lionkingmusical #lionkingonbroadway #youngsimba #childactor #actor #ijustcantwaittobeking #bryanholdenchan #bhchan #broadwaydebut #kidactors #lionking

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Jai Ram Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz were featured in an article about A Christmas Carol, and particularly the character of Tiny Tim, in The New York Times!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will speak at 92Y on December 8th! Get more details HERE.

Inside Broadway will give NYC students an inside look at Beetlejuice! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Watch Isa Antonetti (Evita) cover “Buenos Aires” below, and be sure to see her in Evita, now through November 24th at New York City Center!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen!




Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan Cast in A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Abigail Dylan Harrison and Zoe Manarel Guest Star on “New Amsterdam,” and more!

Congratulations to Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan, who will rotate as Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol on Broadway! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!) and Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) guest starred on “New Amsterdam” tonight on NBC!

Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime) discussed what it’s like to grow up on Broadway on the Young Artists Podcast! (Alum Carly Gendell (School of Rock) is one of the hosts of the podcast!)

Ellen Marlow, who made her Broadway debut as Jemima Potts in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, will play a solo show at The Green Room 42 on November 1st! Get tickets HERE.

You can see Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) in The Polar Express Train Ride in Whippany, NJ, later this year!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Frozen, Waitress, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Tina, and for all the women who thought they were Mad!













Kyla Carter to Reprise Role in WHITE CHRISTMAS National Tour, Marcello Silva Joins NEVER EVER LAND in Los Angeles, and more!

Kyla Carter (Dream Street) is hitting the road again this year with the national tour of White Christmas! Check out the show if it’ll be near your hometown!

You can see Marcello Silva (A Christmas Story Live) in Never Ever Land, a new play currently performing in Los Angeles!

And are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, Beetlejuice, for all the women who thought they were Mad, and more!

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Joshua Turchin’s Birthday, Nirvaan Pal Joins “Bubble Guppies,” Nicole Scimeca Cast in Drury Lane Theatre’s MARY POPPINS, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway)! We hope you had a great day, Joshua!

Congrats to Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock), who is now the singing voice for Gil on “Bubble Guppies”!

Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) has been cast in Mary Poppins at Drury Lane Theatre in Illinois! Performances run from November 2019 through January 2020. Get tickets HERE.

Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) will sing in a concert to raise funds for gun reform! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Tina, The Rose Tattoo, Beetlejuice, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!













FORBIDDEN BROADWAY Begins Previews, Makayla Joy Connolly to Make Broadway Debut in HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and more!

Happy first preview to Joshua Turchin and the company of Forbidden Broadway! Break a leg!

Congrats to Makayla Joy Connolly (White Christmas tour), who will make her Broadway debut when she joins Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this week!

Congrats as well to Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen), who has officially joined the touring company of Dear Evan Hansen as the Evan Hansen Alternate!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Make Believe!





“Just Roll With It” with Ramon Reed Picked Up for Second Season, Raigan Newton to Make Broadway Debut in WAITRESS, and more!

Congrats to Ramon Reed (The Lion King), whose Disney Channel show “Just Roll With It” has been picked up for a second season! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Raigan Newton will make her Broadway debut as Lulu in Waitress! Congrats, Raigan!

Today, “Hustlers” arrives in theaters featuring Scarlett Sher (Waitress)! See it if you can!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) and Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will be at the autograph table at this year’s BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market, and Beetlejuice, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress will all have tables there! Get more details about the event on Playbill.com.

Kids from School of Rock and more are singing Andrew Lloyd Webber’s music at The Green Room 42 tonight! Get tickets HERE.

Watch the Abby Lee Dance Company perform their group routine “Body & Soul,” with alum GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Rose Tattoo, Tina, and Waitress!





Equity Principal Auditions for DEAR EVAN HANSEN, “Jewish Princess Party” Coming to 54 Below, and more!

Equity Principal Auditions are being held for the Broadway and tour productions of Dear Evan Hansen! Get audition information for Day 1 and Day 2, as well as advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer.

Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime), Blair Goldberg (Annie Get Your Gun), Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot), Emily Klein (Parade), Cassidy Ladden (Annie Get Your Gun, Annie), Ayla Schwartz (Frozen), and Amanda Swickle (Tink!) will perform in “Jewish Princess Party” at 54 Below in October! Get more details HERE.

Katie Grober (Waitress) not only turned seven last week, but also booked a role for the HBO series “Love Life”! More details to come.

Watch Winter Donnelly (Frozen) sing “America the Beautiful” at the U.S. Open!

Here’s GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) performing her solo “Snowflake” during the “Kids Tell All” special of “Dance Moms”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Waitress, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Rose Tattoo!

DEAR EVAN HANSEN Panel with Andrew Barth Feldman Coming to New York Comic Con, Unaired Video of GiaNina Paolantonio’s “Dance Moms” Solo, and more!

A Dear Evan Hansen panel with Andrew Barth Feldman will take place at New York Comic Con! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s GiaNina Paolantonio‘s (Matilda) unaired “Dance Moms” solo, “Big Shot”!

And here are pictures and videos from the most recent (YOUNG) cabaret and the kids of Frozen and The Rose Tattoo!





Ella Rubin’s Birthday, Julian Silva to Join “This Is Us” for Season 4, and more!

Happy birthday to Ella Rubin (The Rose Tattoo)! We hope you had a great day, Ella!

Congrats to alum Julian Silva (The Lion King), who is joining the cast of “This Is Us” for Season 4! Get more details on Variety.com.

Broadway Week begins tomorrow! Get 2-for-1 tickets for performances through September 16th HERE.

Tonight, Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) performed at The Green Room 42 as part of “Aged Out”! Get more details HERE, and stay tuned for videos!

A new season of “The Affair” is airing now, with Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Frozen, Waitress, and Make Believe!













Skye Turner Added to Cast of TINA, Season Finale of “Dance Moms” with GiaNina Paolantonio Tomorrow, and more!

Congrats to Skye Turner, who has been added to the cast of Tina as Young Anna Mae!

Tomorrow, don’t miss the season finale of “Dance Moms,” with alum GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), which will feature a routine inspired by The Prom!

Keep an eye out for more of Broadway alum Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) on the newest season of “Power” on FX!

Zell Steele Morrow (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) took part in the ballet class held right outside “Good Morning America” this morning!

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Good Morning Ballet!💖👯‍♂️

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Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) is in Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. with Kidz Theater in New York City, now through September 1st! (She’s in the Noun Cast.) Get tickets HERE!

Yesterday, alumni performed at “Sounds from the Heart” and (YOUNG), both at The Green Room 42! Check out the lineups of both concerts below, and stay tuned for videos.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Waitress, Tina, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Lion King!