Mikee Castillo’s Birthday, Olivia Fanders to Guest Star on “Happy” on Syfy Tomorrow, and more!

Happy birthday to Mikee Castillo (The Lion King), who celebrated her birthday over the weekend! We hope you had a great day, Mikee!

Tomorrow, catch Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess) guest starring on “Happy” at 10pm on Syfy!

Milly Shapiro (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) will star in her own cabaret at The Green Room 42! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Waitress, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, and “A Time To Rock” at The Green Room 42!

“Dancing with the Stars Juniors” and “Stranger Things” Up for Kids’ Choice Awards, “Now & Then” Performance Videos Now On YouTube, and more!

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You can vote for “Dancing with the Stars Juniors,” with Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live), and “Stranger Things,” with Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience), in the 2019 Kids’ Choice Awards! Vote HERE.

All performances from the recent “Now & Then” concert, featuring current Broadway kids and former Broadway kids now all-grown-up, are available on YouTube! Check out the full playlist HERE.

Benjamin Harding (Matilda) is appearing in Urinetown at Chamblee Charter High School in Chamblee, GA, next week! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures from the kids of Kinky Boots, The Lion King, The Ferryman, Dear Evan Hansen, and What the Constitution Means to Me!






FutureFest

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After three sold out engagements, FUTUREFEST returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below!
Presented by the Foundation of New American Musicals and Open Hydrant Theater Company, this popular Los Angeles/New York City showcase spotlights rising local young talent in a celebration of the next generation of musical theatre artists.  At FutureFest, middle/high-school and college students sing songs from new musicals written by leading and rising lyricists/composers.
Songs by Stephen Schwartz, Scott Alan, Ryan Scott Oliver, Jeff Thomson, Oliver Houser, Michael Cooper, Jordan Mann, Ben Toth, Chad Beguelin, Erik Przytulski, Michael Kooman, Christopher Dimond and many others have been showcased at this event, hosted by special celebrity guests. Past hosts have included Patrick Cassidy (Assassins), Jeff Marx (Avenue Q), AJ Holmes (Team StarKid/Book of Mormon), Jonah Platt (Wicked), Paris Barclay (Glee, DGA President), Ben Toth (Musical Director, Kristin Chenoweth, Cheyenne Jackson) and Graham Phillips (13,The Good Wife).
Students are selected from a variety of middle/high schools/colleges such as  NYU, Pace University, Fordham, Columbia, Stuyvesant HS, Bronx High School of Science, Regis HS, Bronx Prep, Democracy Prep, Monsignor Farrell, Notre Dame Academy, Pelham HS, Bronx School of the Arts, and LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts.
Bob Klein, Linda Shusett, and Marcia Seligson (Past Producing Artistic Director of Reprise, UCLA) and Luis Cardenas and Sarah Rosenberg (Artistic Directors of Open Hydrant Theater Company) are proud and honored to bring FutureFest to New York City! Join us for an exciting evening of musical theatre presented by tomorrow’s rising stars.
The evening will be hosted by Sasha Forman.

SCHOOL OF ROCK Open Call in New York City Today, “Wonderstruck” with Sawyer Nunes In Theaters, and more!

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Break a leg to all those attending the open call for School of Rock in New York City today!

“Wonderstruck,” featuring Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), is out in select theaters now!

“The Snowman,” with Jete Laurence (Number the Stars), is out now! Find out more:

Watch this twenty-minute documentary about Olivia Chun‘s (School of Rock, The King and I) life as a Broadway kid!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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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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Lynn Masako Cheng and Jaiya Chetram on “Kevin Can Wait” Tonight, Sofia Roma Rubino in HedBanz Commercial, and more!

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Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) and Jaiya Chetram (Really Rosie) appeared on “Kevin Can Wait” tonight at 9/8c on CBS! Here they are on set:

Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) is now appearing in a HedBanz commercial! Watch it below:

Levi Buksbazen is taking over the School of Rock Instagram and Snapchat accounts this week! Find out more:

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Swing Ellie Kim went on for the role of James in School of Rock this past weekend–as Jamie! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Once On This Island, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and Waitress!

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Mia Williamson Joins ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Featured on BroadwayBox, and more!

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Congratulations to Mia Williamson, who will make her Broadway debut in Once On This Island as Little Ti Moune!

Find out where the School of Rock kids will be in 10 years in a feature on BroadwayBox.com!

Check out Cate Elefante (Waitress) in a promo for Nick Jr.’s “Sunny Day”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Frozen, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and A Bronx Tale!

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Will Coombs’s Birthday, Julia Morgan Joins ANASTASIA, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Will Coombs (A Bronx Tale)! We hope you had a great day, Will!

Julia Morgan has rejoined Anastasia as the understudy for Little Anya! (She recently joined for a week while Mckayla Twiggs was on vacation.) Congrats, Julia!

Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own) appeared on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” last night! Watch below:

Ryan Buggle will join the cast of Radio City Christmas Spectacular as Ben!

Zach Thomas will play his final performance as Young Simba in The Lion King on October 8th. Go see him before then if you can!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, Waitress, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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Sydney Lucas Joins INDIGO Reading, Sneak Peek at Season 2 of “Stranger Things,” and more!

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Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) has joined the cast of a reading of the new musical Indigo! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Check out some sneak peek pictures of Season 2 of “Stranger Things,” which premieres on October 27th and features alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), on EW.com!

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

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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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