Happy birthday to Brooklyn Nelson (Frozen)! We hope you had a great day!
Today is YBAN’s anniversary! We can’t believe we’ve been in business for 8 years. Thank you all for your continued support; we love you!
Ryan Foust (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE) have joined the cast of Second Stage’s Mary Page Marlowe! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
1984 is now eligible for Tony Awards nominations, after previously being deemed ineligible!
Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) will appear on a Netflix show! More details to come.
Donate to Prizeo and you could win a VIP trip to School of Rock!
Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) recently filmed an episode of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”! The show’s next season premieres May 30th on Netflix.
Happy Trails to Nala Hamilton and Rika Nishikawa, who played their final performances as Young Nala in The Lion King over the weekend! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!
In case you missed it, “Skyward” with alum Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE); “An American Girl Story – Ivy & Julie 1976: A Happy Balance” with alum Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine); and Nickelodeon’s 2017 Black History Month Campaign with alum Jeremy T. Villas (Kris Kringle The Musical, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) have all received nominations for Daytime Emmy Awards! Get more details from The Hollywood Reporter.
The National Lampoon’s Vacation franchise could be making its way to Broadway! Find out more on Playbill.com.
Check out Brandon Niederauer‘s (Jesus Christ Superstar Live, School of Rock) upcoming tour dates on his website!
Take a look at the first production photos from This Flat Earth on TheaterMania.com!
The New York Times did a feature about The New 42nd Street Studios, and you can get a peek at Frozen rehearsals! Read it HERE.
Here’s a trailer for Good for Otto:
Alumni Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Zachary Mackiewicz (A Little Princess), and Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) will perform in Broadway Workshop’s upcoming production of Sweet Charity! Find out more on BroadwayWorkshop.com.
You can catch Grace Mozitis (Dream Street) in Natalie Weiss’s upcoming concert on April 6th!
Happy 1st preview to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and This Flat Earth!
We want to wish a very Happy Birthday to our staff member Audrey! We hope you had a wonderful day.
Nightly News with Lester Holt released this 360 video of the number “Mama Will Provide” from Once On This Island. Take a look!
“MasterChef Junior” aired again tonight with Olivia Bond (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and sister Remy competing in the Top 24 and, good news, both have advanced to the next round. Congratulations, girls!
“You”, a new Lifetime drama starring Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies, Marvin’s Room) will premiere on Lifetime on Sept. 9th at 10/9c! Get more info at TVLine.com.
You can catch Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime) in the HBO movie “Paterno” premiering on April 7th at HBO (as well as in Mean Girls, now in previews on Broadway)!
“On My Block”, a new Netflix series starring Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is now streaming on Netflix. Congrats, Brett!
And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, School of Rock, and Waitress!
Watch Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Madeleine Pace (Once), and Joshua Turchin (The Pill) of Broadway Kids Jam cover “Falling Slowly” from Once on BroadwayWorld.com!
Take a look at pictures from Kinky Boots‘s 2000th performance celebration on Playbill.com!
Congrats to alumni Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street) and Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda), who guest-starred on “Divorce” over the weekend! Here are some photos:
Demi Singleton (School of Rock) and Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once) will host the next A Class Act NY cabaret tomorrow night! Performers include Nili Kepets (Dream Street), Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street), and Julia Lipsztein (Dream Street). Find out more:
“Homeland” has begun its 7th season, featuring alumni Claire Keane (Waitress) and McKenna Keane (Waitress)! Here’s a preview:
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Bar Mitzvah Boy, Waitress, and School of Rock!
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