Lucille Lortel Awards Nominations Announced, ALL MY SONS Begins Previews, and more!

Congrats to the companies of What the Constitution Means to Me, Mary Page Marlowe, and Happy Birthday, Wanda June, which all received Lucille Lortel Awards nominations yesterday morning, recognizing excellence in Off-Broadway theatre! Check out the full list of nominees HERE.

  • Outstanding Play – What the Constitution Means to Me, Produced by New York Theatre Workshop, Written by Heidi Schreck
  • Outstanding Revival – Happy Birthday, Wanda June, Produced by Wheelhouse Theater Company, Written by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Blair Brown, Mary Page Marlowe

Happy first preview to the company of All My Sons at Roundabout Theatre Company! Break a leg!

Gloria Manning (The Lion King tour) has stepped into The Lion King on Broadway!

Congrats to Will Meyers (Generation Me), who guest starred on NBC’s “The Village” this week!

Baylee Littrell (Disaster!) will open for the Backstreet Boys (one of whom is his dad, Brian!) and their DNA World Tour for the North American leg!

Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) and Mikey Sohn (School of Rock) appeared in promos for the Nickelodeon special “The Substitute”!

Check out more photo coverage from opening night of What the Constitution Means to Me on TheaterMania.com! In addition, check out these videos from opening night:

Tonight, watch the Season 2 premiere of “Cloak and Dagger,” with Aubrey Joseph (The Lion King)!

Here’s a video of the cast of Anastasia taking their final bows on closing night!

We spotted Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot) on “Saturday Night Live” last weekend! See if you can find her here:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Anastasia, and A Time To Rock at The Green Room 42!





Brooklyn Shuck’s Birthday, BEETLEJUICE Begins Previews, YBAN at ANASTASIA, and more!

Happy birthday to Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman)! We hope you had a great day, Brooklyn!

Beetlejuice began previews last night! Congrats, everyone!

YBAN staff member Emily saw Anastasia earlier this week and loved the show! Great job!

As of today, the new season of “On My Block,” featuring Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is streaming!

Check out new production photos from What the Constitution Means to Me on Broadway.com, and learn more about Rosdely Ciprian in this feature on the show’s Facebook page:

Here’s a special ticket offer from Kinky Boots for the show’s final performances:

Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Timothy Yang (The King and I), Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands), and Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle The Musical) will take part in Lyrics for a Cause at the Laurie Beechman Theater this Saturday! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Victoria Leigh (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) is making a film with her dad and they need your help! Check out their funding campaign HERE.

Chinua Baraka Payne (The Lion King) is appearing in a commercial for Buick Envision!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Beetlejuice, Frozen, Dear Evan Hansen, and The Ferryman!







Olivia Bond, Jack Hatcher, and Zoe Feigelson Depart HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD; Video of Sway Bhatia Performing at (YOUNG); and more!

Happy Trails to Olivia Bond, Jack Hatcher, and Zoe Feigelson, who played their final performances of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all three of you!

Watch Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) perform “My Shot” from Hamilton at a recent (YOUNG) concert!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, and Anastasia!








Rosdely Ciprian at Women’s Day on Broadway, Caroline Basu in Hulu’s “Ramy,” and more!

Happy Birthday to YBAN staff member Audrey! We hope you had a great day!

Watch Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) welcome attendees to Women’s Day on Broadway in the segment below, and watch video of the whole event HERE!

Alum Caroline Basu (School of Rock) will appear in Hulu’s “Ramy,” arriving April 19th! Watch the trailer below!

Get your tickets to see “54 Pays Tribute to A Very Potter Musical,” featuring alum Taylor Richardson (Annie) and happening March 19th and April 21st, HERE!

Alum Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) has booked a TV series! More details to come!

Alum Oscar Williams (Fun Home) is performing in The Laramie Project at his school this weekend in Vermont! Learn more about the production HERE!

See alum Eila Francis (Dream Street) as Shprintze in Fiddler on the Roof at The Strollers in May!

Be sure to vote for “Stranger Things” and “Dancing with the Stars Juniors,” both of which feature Broadway alumni, for this year’s Kids Choice Awards! Vote HERE!

Watch Bella May Mordus (The Ferryman) perform “What it Means to Be a Friend” at (YOUNG) below!

And check out these pictures and video from the kids of Frozen, What the Constitution Means to Me, Anastasia, The Ferryman, and Waitress!








Kayla Mak on “World of Dance,” Jeremy Shinder on Saturday Night Live, Bobbi Mackenzie in IFC’s Documentary Now’s “Original Cast Album: Co-Op,” and more!

Kayla Mak

Watch alum Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) qualify for “World of Dance” below!

Watch alum Jeremy Shinder (A Christmas Story) in a Saturday Night Live sketch from this past weekend below!

In case you missed it, watch a clip of alum Bobbi Mackenzie (School of Rock) on IFC’s Documentary Now’s “Original Cast Album: Co-Op” below!

Catch a glimpse of Zoe Glick (Frozen) during a special segment on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in the video below!

Check out new production photos of Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) in Dear Evan Hansen at Broadway.com!

And check out these pictures and video from the kids of The Pain of My Belligerence, The Lion King, The Ferryman, and Anastasia!





Riley Summer Perler and Regan Ciccarelli Depart WAITRESS, DEAR EVAN Hansen Open Call in Chicago, (YOUNG) Cabaret Tonight, and more!

Happy Trails to Riley Summer Perler and Regan Ciccarelli (Waitress)! Riley played her final performance as Lulu last night, and Regan will play her last performance tonight!

Dear Evan Hansen is holding an open call for performers 17+ in Chicago in 3 days! Get more info HERE!

Tonight, kids from School of Rock, The King and I, and more will perform at Green Room 42 in (YOUNG)!

Watch Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) and her castmates talk with Broadway.com below!

And check out these pictures and video from the kids of What the Constitution Means To Me, Frozen, The Lion King, Anastasia, and The Ferryman!






Kids’ Night On Broadway and Kayla Mak on “World of Dance” Tonight, Bid on BEETLEJUICE Tickets and a Meet-and-Greet with Sophia Anne Caruso, and more!

Kids’ Night On Broadway is tonight!

Also tonight, catch Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) competing on “World of Dance”!

You can bid on tickets for Beetlejuice and a meet-and-greet with Sophia Anne Caruso! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Joy Kate Lawson (A Little Princess) has a brand new single out now called “All 4 Nothing”!

Eric A. Walker Jr. (Kinky Boots) returned to his hometown of Tampa to honor his teacher on Bay News 9!

And here are pictures from the kids of Anastasia, Frozen, and Waitress!





Riley Summer Perler’s Birthday, “On My Block” with Brett Gray to Return to Netflix for Second Season, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Riley Summer Perler (Waitress), who turned five a couple of days ago! We hope you had a great day, Riley!

“On My Block,” featuring Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), will return to Netflix in March for a second season! Get more details HERE, but be warned, the article includes spoilers!

Good luck to this year’s Oscar nominees, including “Mirai,” which features Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)!

Tonight, the current and former kids of Broadway are joining together to sing tunes from film, TV, Broadway, and more! Get tickets HERE.

Tickets are still available for Kids’ Night On Broadway, which occurs on February 26th! Bring a child to the theatre for free with a full-priced adult tickets. Get more details HERE!

Watch Sydney Chan (The King and I tour, A Christmas Story tour) and Joshua Turchin (The Pill) perform a mashup of “In My Dreams” and “Santa Fe” at the latest installment of The Early Night Show!

The next (YOUNG) is one week from tonight! Get your tickets HERE.

Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon) has joined the lineup for 54 Sings Alanis Morissette! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Listen to “We Become,” a new song from Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars), on iHeart.com!

Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) recently modeled for Broadway Kids Dancewear!

If you’re in Utah, get your tickets for Bonanza, featuring Carly Rose Sonenclar (Wonderland, Les Miserables), on BonanzaCampout.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Anastasia!








Matilda Lawler in New Commercial for THE FERRYMAN, Trailer for NBC’s “The Enemy Within” with Sophia Gennusa, and more!

Matilda Lawler pops up in this new commercial for The Ferryman!

Watch the trailer for NBC’s “The Enemy Within,” featuring Sophia Gennusa (Matilda, Doctor Zhivago, Camp Rolling Hills), below!

Aaralyn Anderson (Ballyturk) appeared on Access Hollywood with “Toddlewood” to recreate this year’s Grammy Awards red carpet looks!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman, Anastasia, Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Beetlejuice!







A “WAITRESS” Valentine’s Surprise, “Matilda” Alumni on TV, and more!

Regan Ciccarelli and Riley Summer Perler had some sweet Valentine’s Day surprises for their Waitress co-stars! Watch the video below:

Here’s where you can find the kids of Matilda on TV in the coming weeks!

Tori Feinstein is appearing on two episode of Comedy Central’s The Other Two – the first episode (“Chase Gets the Gays”) is now on on CC.com’s website as well as the Comedy Central app. Her next episode is set to air February 21st at 10:30pm.

Rileigh McDonald will guest star on the March 10th episode of “High Maintenance” at 10:30pm on HBO.

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) will compete with the ALDC (Abby Lee Dance Company) as part of “Dance Moms” in Zanesville, Ohio on February 16th! The cast arrives at 9am and the competition begins at 10am. Purchase tickets here.

Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means To Me) visited D.C. along with her co-star Heidi Schreck and NewYorker.com tagged along! Read the full article here.

Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Jack Hatcher (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Ryder Koehle (The Ferryman), and Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) are among Newsday’s Rising Stars of Long Island! You can check out the full list at Newsday.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Beetlejuice, Frozen and The Lion King!