Drama League Award Nominations Announced, New Episodes of “Ghostwriter” with Amadi Chapata Now Streaming on AppleTV+, and more!

Lots of our featured shows received nominations for this year’s Drama League Awards! Get the full list on Playbill.com, and see the nominations for shows we’ve covered below:

  • Outstanding Production of a Play – The Inheritance by Matthew Lopez
  • Outstanding Production of a Musical – The Secret Life of Bees by Lynn Nottage, Duncan Sheik, and Susan Birkenhead
  • Outstanding Production of a Musical – Sing Street by Gary Clark, John Carney, and Enda Walsh
  • Outstanding Production of a Musical – Tina: The Tina Turner Musical by Frank Ketelaar, Katori Hall, and Kees Prins
  • Outstanding Revival of a Play – Betrayal by Harold Pinter
  • Outstanding Revival of a Play – Medea, a new adaptation of the Euripides text by Simon Stone
  • Outstanding Revival of a Play – The Rose Tattoo by Tennessee Williams
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Rose Byrne for Medea
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Halley Feiffer for The Pain of My Belligerence
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Paul Hilton for The Inheritance
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Brenock O’Connor for Sing Street
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Marisa Tomei for The Rose Tattoo
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Adrienne Warren for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical

New episodes of “Ghostwriter,” with Amadi Chapata (School of Rock), are now streaming on AppleTV+!

“I Am Woman,” a concert produced by Emerson Steele (Violet) and featuring Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) and Brynn Williams (13, Bye Bye Birdie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, In My Life, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), streamed tonight from 54 Below’s YouTube channel! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) held the latest episode of “Broadway Jackbox” earlier today! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Shaylin Becton (The Lion King) just released a new single called “Check”! Listen HERE.

You can watch Sing Street‘s livestream now through May 4th!

Check out the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Gianna Harris (School of Rock) and Ellis Gage!

Roman Engel (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is appearing in a commercial for Connections Academy!

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, Broadway and Off-Broadway Kids Cast in John Mulaney Netflix Special, and more!

Happy Opening to Sebastian Ortiz, Jai Ram Srinivasan, and the company of A Christmas Carol! Break a leg, everyone! And check out some clips from the show:

Broadway and Off-Broadway kids and alumni Alexander Bello (The Rose Tattoo, All My Sons), Ava Briglia (The Ferryman, School of Rock, Matilda), Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo), Jacob Michael Laval (The Rose Tattoo), Suri Marrero (Frozen, The Lion King), Zell Steele Morrow (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Mary Page Marlowe, Really Rosie, Fun Home), and Jonah Mussolino (A Bronx Tale) will appear in a Netflix special with John Mulaney! Get more details on Vulture.com.

Beetlejuice will have its own panel at BroadwayCon in January!

Check out highlights from The Rose Tattoo on BroadwayWorld.com!

Laurissa Romain (South Pacific) will play Vanessa in The Green Room 42’s concert version of In the Heights this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

Ruth Righi (Really Rosie, School of Rock) will perform alongside Eric Petersen and Emma Hunton at the Rockwell on December 11th in Los Angeles!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Inheritance!


Happy Opening to Kat Williams, Blasina Olowe, and the company of for all the women who thought they were Mad at Soho Rep, as well as Kylie Kuioka and the company of Panama Hattie at York Theatre Company! Break a leg to all! And check out production photos from Panama Hattie on BroadwayWorld.com.

Hudson Loverro (School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Assassins) has been cast in a reading of a new musical called Come Find Me: A Christmas Musical! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Reminder: the cast of Beetlejuice will perform on “The View” on Halloween! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills) stopped by Tamron to speak out against bullying! Here’s a clip:

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And here are pictures from the kids of The Rose Tattoo and Frozen!


for all the women who thought they were Mad has extended its run through November 24th! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out opening night photos from The Rose Tattoo on BroadwayWorld.com, and opening night portraits on Broadway.com!

BroadwayWorld.com also has opening night pictures from Forbidden Broadway, as well as an interview with the cast!

The cast of Beetlejuice took a trip to the “Friends” 25th anniversary pop-up in New York City! Check out photo coverage on Playbill.com.

Tonight, Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie) appeared on an episode of CBS’s “Evil”!

And check out Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) in a commercial for Citizens Bank!

THE ROSE TATTOO Opens on Broadway, FEAR and FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD Begin Previews, and more!

Happy Opening to The Rose Tattoo! Break a leg, everyone!

Happy first preview to Fear at the Lucille Lortel Theatre and to for all the women who thought they were Mad, which had its first preview at Soho Rep last night!

Our Dear Dead Drug Lord has extended its run again, this time through November 3rd! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) will reprise her role for the national tour of What the Constitution Means to Me when it stops in Los Angeles and Chicago! Find out more on LATimes.com.

Keira Belle Young (The Pain of My Belligerence) has been cast in this year’s A Christmas Story national tour! Congrats!

The second episode of Andrew Barth Feldman’s Dear Evan Hansen vlog is here!

Also, here’s new footage from the show with Andrew!

Mateo Lizcano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast as Link in his school’s production of Hairspray! Performances are set for March 2020. Get tickets HERE!

Check out photos from the first preview of Tina on Playbill.com!

Jamilah Rosemond (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) appeared in a sketch on last week’s episode of “Saturday Night Live” with David Harbour!

Here’s video of the cast of A Christmas Carol meeting for the first time!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Beetlejuice, Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Forbidden Broadway, Waitress, and Tina!

Robert Montano and Carlos Carreras Join CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and more!

Congrats to Robert Montano and Carlos Carreras who have been cast in this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular! This is Robert’s 3rd year and Carlos’s 1st year!

Happy 1st preview to The Rose Tattoo! The show officially opens on October 15th.

Beetlejuice released a longer clip of “Dead Mom” feat. Sophia Anne Caruso! Watch below.

Makayla Joy Connolly made her Broadway debut in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this week! Check out the pictures below.

The Tony Awards have announced that the 2020 ceremony will take place on June 7th, airing on CBS at 8/7c. Nominations will be announced on April 28th.

Earlier this week, I (Lindsay) went to see Inland Valley Repertory Theater’s production of Fun Home (feat. Broadway alum Maya Grace Fischbein) at the Candlelight Pavilion in Claremont, CA! Congratulations on a great performance, Maya!

“Fancy Nancy”, a Disney Junior show starring Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables), has been renewed for a 3rd season! Season 2 begins airing on October 4th.

Taylor Richardson (Annie, Smokefall, A Christmas Memory) has been cast in a new Netflix film “Sorta Like A Rock Star”. Click HERE for more info.

Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) has booked a voiceover gig. More details coming soon.

Cate Elefante (Waitress) was on the set of a commercial this week! We will let you know when it begins to air.

We have some more videos from (YOUNG)! Take a look below.





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





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!

SCHOOL OF ROCK Alumni Collaborate with Libra, Amaya Braganza Guest Stars on “Succession,” and more!

School of Rock alumni collaborated with Libra on YouTube to create an a cappella School of Rock medley! Watch here:

Congrats to Amaya Braganza (Annie, The King and I), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Succession”!

Broadway Babies, a non-profit that works with the Broadway community to increase access to arts education, is holding auditions for its Youth Pride Chorus, an LGBT+ choir for youth aged 13-22! Get details here:

Suri Marrero (The Lion King) has booked a voiceover! More details TBA.

Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) stopped by Famous Birthdays for a new video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Rose Tattoo and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!