Luca Padovan’s Birthday, Sarah Charles Lewis at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

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Happy birthday to Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies)! We hope you had a great day, Luca!

Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) is performing at 54 Below tonight in a concert celebrating the Broadhurst Theatre! Get tickets and more details on 54Below.com.

The casts of Anastasia, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, A Bronx Tale, and other Broadway shows will perform at Summer Sendoff! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Jake Heston Miller (New York Spectacular) will be heading out on the road with the national tour of Love Never Dies! Get the full cast on Playbill.com.

Rachel Katzke (School of Rock) is an alum of Camp Ramah, and she’s featured in an article about their Broadway alumni! Read it on TabletMag.com.

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) has begun filming a recurring role on “The Dangerous Book for Boys”! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Frozen, Miss Saigon, and School of Rock!

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FROZEN Tickets Go On Sale August 14th, “The Nut Job 2” with Isabela Moner Out in Theaters, and more!

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Tickets for Frozen go on sale on August 14th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“The Nut Job 2,” featuring Isabela Moner (Evita), is out in theaters today!

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now has a digital lottery! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Watch Ryan Foust (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) perform at Broadway in Bryant Park on TheaterMania.com!

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) has joined the national tour of Les Miserables! Be sure to follow our sister site Kids on Tour to keep up with all of today’s national tour kids!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) is filming a new project! More details to come.


Kevin Tellez (On Your Feet) has booked a voiceover! Find out more:


So glad I got to do my first Spanish voice over with Honeymix #livingadream #voicerovers #gardasil #commercial #recordingstudio

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Suri Chen (Miss Saigon) is now appearing in print ads for The Children’s Place!


Spotted these cuties in my inbox this morning 😍#thechildernsplace #zurimodelandtalent #backtoschool

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, Anastasia, and A Bronx Tale!


SCHOOL OF ROCK and A BRONX TALE Cast Departures, THE TRAVELING LADY and NYMF Shows Close, and more!

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Happy Trails to Gianna Harris, Brandon Niederauer, Sammy Ramirez, Paul Luke Bonenfant, Raghav Mehrotra, and Jersey Sullivan, who all played their final performance in School of Rock today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

Happy Trails to Hudson Loverro, who played his final performance in A Bronx Tale today! Congrats on a great run!

Finally, Happy Trails to the companies of The Traveling Lady, Play Like a Winner, Generation Me, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes, which all finished their runs today! Best of luck in all your future endeavors!

Christian Mullins (Kinky Boots tour) made his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots this week!

Watch footage from the A Bronx Tale performance at this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Generation Me, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Frozen!

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Walden Sullivan’s Birthday, Paul Luke Bonenfant on as Zack in SCHOOL OF ROCK Tonight, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Walden Sullivan (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Walden!

Paul Luke Bonenfant went on as Zack in School of Rock tonight!

Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) has joined the cast of the upcoming TBS show “Final Space,” alongside David Tennant, Fred Armisen, and more! Get more details on DigitalSpy.com.

Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) and her mom Laura chatted with Camp Broadway! Read the interview HERE.

Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will perform at the installment of New Writers at 54! on July 30th, which features new music by Alexander Sage Oyen! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Anastasia took part in today’s Broadway in the Boros event at 12pm at Albee Square Plaza!

The cast of School of Rock took part in a video for Bway Zone!

Also, here are the School of Rock kids doing their #Ham4All video!

As we announced yesterday, Grayson Taylor (Mothers and Sons, New York Spring Spectacular) will appear in Playwrights for a Cause, in Catherine Filloux’s Snow Day! Mehret Marsh (The Lion King) will be in Jose Rivera’s Fall of the Sparrow. Check out pictures of Grayson rehearsing:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Lion King, On Your Feet, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes!

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Cast Announced for REALLY ROSIE at New York City Center, Alumni to Sing Jeanine Tesori at 54 Below, and more!

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The full cast for Really Rosie at New York City Center has been announced! Joining the previously announced Taylor Caldwell (Runaways, School of Rock), who will play Rosie, are Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Kenneth Cabral (Runaways), Jaiya Chetram, Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet), Nanyellin Liriano, Chris Lopes, Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Ruth Righi (School of Rock), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos), and Nicole Wildy (Dream Street). Get more details on Playbill.com!

Rozi Baker (Mary Poppins, Shrek, Bonnie and Clyde), Marissa O’Donnell (Shrek), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour), and others will perform Jeanine Tesori music at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

Watch Cole Bullock (Kinky Boots, The Lion King) sing backup for Lorde on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”!

Julian Silva (The Lion King) appears in this commercial for Hearthstone!

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) is in a new commercial for Simon Premium Outlets!


Here’s a sneak peek at “Proud Mary” with Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King)!


Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot) has booked a guest spot on a TV show! Details are TBA.

Jillian Lebling (Once) has been cast in an anthology film!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, On Your Feet, and The Lion King!

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Gianna Harris To Go On As Tomika in SCHOOL OF ROCK, Mattea Conforti Returns to “Power” Tonight, and more!

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Gianna Harris will be on as Tomika in School of Rock from July 21st to July 23rd!

Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) returned to “Power” tonight at 9pm on Starz!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, and School of Rock!

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FALSETTOS Adds More Screening Dates, “Friends From College” Streaming Today with Jete Laurence and Rachel Resheff, and more!

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Falsettos has added more screening dates and theaters to its run! Get more details on Playbill.com.

“Friends From College,” featuring Jete Laurence (Number the Stars) and Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Shrek, Billy Elliot), streams on Netflix starting today!

Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills) spoke with Theater in the Now about Peace, Love and Cupcakes! Read the interview on TheaterInTheNow.com.

The kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory had some special guests recently! Check out pictures on Playbill.com.

There are photos from yesterday’s Broadway in Bryant Park with the School of Rock kids on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Magic Camp,” featuring Nathaniel Logan McIntyre (The Lion King), will open on April 6, 2018! Find out more on IMDb.com.

Watch the cast of Marvin’s Room talk to BroadwayWorld.com!

Check out this new vlog from Amadi Chapata (School of Rock)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, A Bronx Tale, Marvin’s Room, 1984, Kinky Boots, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK at Broadway in Bryant Park, GENERATION ME Coming to NYMF, and more!

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Today at 12:30pm, the kids of School of Rock performed at Broadway in Bryant Park! Watch their performance below or on TheaterMania.com:

Generation Me is coming soon to NYMF, with a cast that includes high school age teens! Find out more on NYMF.org.

Check out pictures from opening night of Assassins at New York City Center on Playbill.com!

The Emmy Award nominations were announced this morning, and many projects featuring our alumni received nominations! Here’s a list:

  • “Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), received 18 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
  • “This Is Us,” featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), received 11 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
  • “Big Little Lies,” featuring young theater critic Iain Armitage, received 16 nominations including Outstanding Limited Series
  • Hairspray Live, featuring Shahadi Wright Joseph (School of Rock, The Lion King), received 7 nominations including Outstanding Special Class Program
  • “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), received 4 nominations
  • “Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors,” featuring Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Television Movie
  • “Once Upon A Sesame Street Christmas,” featuring Kolette Tetlow (Iowa), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Children’s Program

The Creative Arts Emmys will air on September 16th at 8pm EST on FXX, and the Primetime Emmy Awards will occur on September 17th at 8pm EST on CBS. Get the full list of nominations on Emmys.com! Congrats, everyone!

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) is returning to A Bronx Tale this weekend! He will perform July 14th at 8pm, July 15th at 2pm and 8pm, and July 16th at 3pm. Find out more:


Check out Paul Luke Bonenfant‘s (School of Rock) new original song!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, A Bronx Tale, and Miss Saigon!

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Rileigh McDonald Cast in “The Sinner,” Austyn Johnson Books “Team Umizoomi” Role, and more!

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Congratulations to Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), who will recur on “The Sinner” on USA! Find out more:

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) has booked a role on “Team Umizoomi”! Congrats!

“Stranger Things,” with alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), returns for Season 2 on October 27th!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) is playing Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and more!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes!

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Samuel Li Weintraub Departs MISS SAIGON, Photo Coverage from Broadway Barks, and more!

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Happy Trails to Samuel Li Weintraub, who has played his final performance as Tam in Miss Saigon! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Samuel!


Check out photo coverage of lots of our alumni at Broadway Barks on TheaterMania.com, Playbill.com, and BroadwayWorld.com!

Madeleine Pace (Once) will take part in a reading of a musical of Jane Eyre! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

The kids of School of Rock are set to perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this Thursday! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) is going on a mini tour next month! Find out more:

Here’s Ryan Sell‘s performance schedule for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory through September 10th!

Sophia Kekllas will go on as Shonelle in School of Rock on July 22nd and 23rd!


The next Cabaret for a Cause is set for September 18th at the Metropolitan Room! It will be hosted by “Master Chef Jr” kids Cydney Sherman and Gonzalo Ingram. Performers include Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Danielle Gordon (Les Miserables), Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Emerson Steele (Violet), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King). Get tickets HERE!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will play Detroit next month! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of 1984, Frozen, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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