“Stranger Things” Up for Best Ensemble in a Drama Series, Broadway Shines on GMA Today, and more!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and the cast of “Stranger Things” are up for Best Ensemble in a Drama Series at the SAG Awards! Congratulations! Check out a clip of Gaten, Caleb, and some of their castmates celebrating:

This morning at 8:30am, lots of Broadway kids appeared on “Good Morning America” with Broadway Shines for their annual coat drive! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A Day by the Sea is on the Wall Street Journal’s Best Theater of 2016 list! Check out the full list on WSJ.com.

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) and her dad appear in this sweet video for The Scene!

Watch video from Broadway Sessions featuring the boys of Radio City Christmas Spectacular below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) took part in the music video “Y Sentirás Mi Amor”! Watch it here:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Falsettos, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Waitress, Matilda, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and more!

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Updated YBAN Alumni Database, Taylor Richardson in “Easy Living,” and more!

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Check out our new and improved Broadway kid alumni database! With more than 600+ kids on the website since our launch in 2010, we’ve compiled a searchable database to keep up with their projects. Users can search by name and by show. If your child is not listed but is an alum of ours, contact us with the following:

  • Two headshots (one during their time on Broadway and a current one)
  • Non-theatre projects completed since their Broadway or Off-Broadway debut. These projects include film, TV, music, and commercials!

Congrats to Taylor Richardson (Annie, Smokefall, A Christmas Memory), who will appear in the film “Easy Living”! Get more details on IMDb.com.

Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) has booked a role on “Super Wings”! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, On Your Feet, and Falsettos!

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LAZARUS Cast Album Coming Out October 21st, LYRICS FOR LIFE Photo Coverage, and more!

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The Lazarus cast album is due to come out October 21st! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Check out photo coverage from Lyrics for Life on BroadwayWorld.com!

Get to know Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock) on BroadwayBox.com!

Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own) will co-star as Frank Gotti in a new film called “The Life and Death of John Gotti”! Find out more:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, The Lion King, Matilda, On Your Feet, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, and Waitress!

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Claire Keane Leaves WAITRESS, Gabby Gutierrez Books “Mozart in the Jungle,” and more!

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Happy trails to Claire Keane, who took her final bow in Waitress today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!


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Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) has booked a role on “Mozart in the Jungle”! Congrats, Gabby!


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In case you missed Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” we’ve made a playlist of clips from the interview! Check it out:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Lyrics for Life, The Lion King, and Fun Home!

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Gabriella Pizzolo and Grace Capeless Cast in “Beaches” Remake, LYRICS FOR LIFE Coming Up Soon, and more!

Congratulations to Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) and Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), who have both been cast in the upcoming movie remake of “Beaches”! Gabby will play Young CC, the younger version of Idina Menzel’s character, and Grace will play Young Hillary, the younger version of Nia Long’s character. Find out more on TVLine.com!

Get your tickets now for Lyrics for Life, which is Saturday, September 10th; they’re going fast! Get more details HERE.

Hear Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) sing from The Lion King on EW.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, Matilda, Les Miserables, Ruthless!, and Kinky Boots!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK Audition Coverage, MATILDA, BILLY ELLIOT, and EVITA Alumni Success, and more!

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More media coverage from the School of Rock NY open call has surfaced! Take a look below at links from ABC.com and TheatreMania.com.

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Lots of alumni news came up within the past day! Holly Taylor‘s (Billy Elliot) series “The Americans” returns tonight at 10pm on FX. NorthJersey.com caught up with the teen and talked to her about her character’s stronger presence on the new season. Read it HERE. Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once) has been cast in the upcoming biopic Steve Jobs about the Apple creator. She will play his daughter Lisa at age 9. Isabela Moner (Evita) will appear in an upcoming Nickelodeon made-for-TV movie “Splitting Adam”, which premieres on February 16th. Watch the trailer below!

Congratulations to Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables) who went on as Young Cosette today during the matinee and evening performances!

Annie is now available for pre-order on DVD and Blu-Ray. Pre-order at Amazon.com.

The Shapiro Sisters are performing at Love Songs for V-Day on Valentine’s Day at 9:30pm at 54 Below! Tickets can be purchased at 54Below.com.

Lilla Crawford (“Into the Woods”, Annie) was interviewed by BroadwayWorld.com on Annie and working with Rosie’s Theater Kids. Read it HERE.

And here are pictures and video from the kids of Matilda, Annie, and The Lion King!

 

Golden Globe Nominations, INTO THE WOODS Movie Clip, and lots more!

Congratulations to all the movies announced as Golden Globe nominees! Special shout-outs to Into the Woods, featuring Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot); Grand Budapest Hotel, featuring Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot); and St. Vincent, featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King). Check out the full list of nominations HERE!

Check out an exclusive clip from the upcoming Into the Woods movie–“No One Is Alone,” featuring Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot)!

Check out this video of Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda) performing “My Voice”!

And here’s a video from the Broadway Matildas (Tori Feinstein, Eliza Holland Madore, Brooklyn Shuck, and Fina Strazza) giving a shout-out to the New Hampshire Shubert Theater on its 100th Anniversary! The Shubert will be one location on the upcoming tour of Matilda.

Check out Sydney Lucas and other Fun Home cast members giving a special preview performance at Joe’s Pub! Read the article on it HERE, and check out a video below!

Click HERE to watch Nickelodeon’s newest promo for their holiday specials, featuring the voices of Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots) and Angeli Negron (Les Miserables)!

Make sure to check out our page for A Christmas Memory–review quotes have been added! Read them HERE!

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, the Annie movie, The Sound of Music LIVE, and Matilda!

A LITTLE PRINCESS Concert Casting, OUR LADY OF KIBEHO Extended, and more!

Additional casting for the concert presentation of Andrew Lippa’s A Little Princess at 54 Below has been announced. Congratulations to Emerson Steele (Violet), Emma Howard (Matilda, Violet), Paige Brady (Matilda), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita), who have all been cast. Check out the page for the event HERE.

 

 

Congratulations to the cast of Our Lady of Kibeho on the show’s extension through December 14th!!

It was also announced that Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars), among others, will appear in the next A Time to Shine cabaret. Congratulations, Rachel!

Congrats also to Analise Scarpaci (Matilda), who booked a new voiceover gig!

Please give a warm welcome to Brett Gray, who will be a Ben alt. in Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

Check out an exclusive video of On a Stool at the End of the Bar HERE!

Check out this article about Broadway Stars in Concert, featuring many kids from different Broadway shows. Proceeds from the event will benefit the 12.14 Foundation.

Check out photos HERE from the reveal of Christopher Sieber’s portrait at Sardi’s, featuring the kids of Matilda!

Also check out this adorable article about Sophie Knapp (Once)!

Check out this video of Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) from the Into the Woods movie!

Finally, check out these photos from the kids of The Lion King, Peter Pan LIVE, Matilda, A Christmas Memory, Liberty, and Broadway Kids Care.

Ted Wilson’s Birthday, Gabriel Rush on “Gotham”, and more!

We want to wish a very happy birthday to Ted Wilson (Matilda) who celebrated his birthday yesterday!

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Tonight, Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot) will appear on “Gotham” at 8pm on Fox. Be sure to watch! We will have the episode up soon.

More pictures from the Dr. Phillips’ Center for the Performing Arts opening night event – which featured a performance from Broadway/Off-Broadway kids like Tori Murray (Ruthless!) and Sam Poon (King and I) – have been added Zimbio. Take a look HERE!

We have pictures from opening night of Punk Rock! Sophie Shapiro looked stunning along with her castmates. You can find opening night pictures at BroadwayWorld.com.

Nathaniel Logan McIntyre (The Lion King) added pictures of him backstage at the Minskoff Theater at his FB fan page. Take a look!

Broadway Kids Care performed at the UNICEF Snowflake Lighting last night. If you missed it, watch it below!

We’ve compiled a playlist of videos of some of the recently announced-King and I kids in action. Take a look!

And here are pictures from the kids of Les Miserables, Matilda, Punk Rock, and Peter Pan LIVE!

KIBEHO Previews, NUMBER THE STARS and MOTOWN Articles, ON A STOOL Casting and more!

Niles Fitch Our Lady of Kibeho starts previews tonight. Break a leg, Niles!

Congratulations to young actor Zachary Brod who has been cast as Mario in Off-Broadway’s On the Stool at the End of the Bar! Performances begin in November. Tickets can be purchased at TicketCentral!

I found a lot of articles on Rachel Arianna and Kyla Carter of Number the Stars as well as Nathaniel Cullors of Motown! You can read them below:

Local Student, Kyla Carter, to Star in NUMBER THE STARS in NYC
Sixth Grader, Rachel Arianna Weintraub, to Star in Number the Stars
Talent show video helps teen hit Broadway

Oona Laurence‘s (Matilda) episode of “Law and Order: SVU” will air on November 5th at 9pm, not tomorrow! Sorry for the confusion!

And here are pictures from the kids of Peter Pan LIVE, Number the Stars, and Broadway Kids Care!

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