MISS SAIGON Begins Previews, YBAN Alumni Take Part in DIARY OF A WIMPY KID Reading, and more!

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Break a leg to the company of Miss Saigon on their first preview tonight!

Several of our alumni took part in a recent reading of Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), David Rosenthal (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), and Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) were among the young actors who took part. Check out pictures:

Take a look at photo coverage from Kids’ Night On Broadway last night on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch Mimi Ryder (Matilda) and Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) in this new Sprout commercial!

Here’s Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) in a music video for “Good Girl Winnie Foster”!

Congrats to Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked “What Would You Do?”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Anastasia, The Lion King, Waitress, Sunday in the Park with George, Kinky Boots, and lots of other Broadway kids, including media from last night’s Kids’ Night On Broadway events!

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New MISS SAIGON Cast Members, MISS SAIGON and SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE to Offer Rush Tickets, and more!

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Congratulations to Brandon Pereyra and Samuel Li Weintraub, who have joined the cast of Miss Saigon as Tam!

Miss Saigon has announced that the production will offer rush tickets! Get more details on TheaterMania.com. In addition, Sunday in the Park with George has announced that they will continue to offer rush tickets through the end of their run! Find out more, also on TheaterMania.com.

Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has booked a voiceover commercial!

Get a sneak peek at The Light Years at Playwrights Horizons on TheaterMania.com!

We hope everyone attending Kids’ Night On Broadway has a great time!

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) makes peanut butter cups with her sister in this Broadway Bakes video!

Watch Dylan Boyd (Finding Neverland) sing at a Madison Square Garden halftime show!

And here are pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Matilda, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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Christopher Convery to Appear on “The Blacklist: Redemption,” “Little Boxes” Coming to Theaters, and more!

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Catch Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) on “The Blacklist: Redemption” on March 30th at 10pm on NBC! Find out more:


“Little Boxes,” starring alumni Oona Laurence (Matilda), Colin Critchley (New York Spring Spectacular, Waiting for Godot, Kinky Boots), and Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot), is coming to theaters! Get more details on Deadline.com.

The pre-Broadway tryout of Trevor: The Musical, which will feature a predominantly teen cast, will bow this fall at the Writers Theatre in Glencoe! Get more information on ChicagoTribune.com.

Watch the trailer for the next American Girl Story, featuring Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine), on EW.com!

Assassins and Really Rosie are coming to Off-Broadway with Encores! this summer! Get more details on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Amelie, Waitress, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and BroadwayCon!

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THE MOTHER OF INVENTION Closes, THE WONDER YEARS Will Have Developmental Lab, and more!

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Congratulations to the company of The Mother of Invention at Abingdon Theatre Company on a great run!

In case you missed it, The Wonder Years will get a developmental lab! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Easy Living,” a film starring Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), will premiere at the South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) in March! Find out more on the film’s website.

Catch former Broadway kid Laurissa Romain (South Pacific) at The Bitter End on March 5th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Listen to “Symphony,” a new song by Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) below!

Check out this picture of Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) in the recording studio with Debbie Gibson!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, The Mother of Invention, On Your Feet, Waitress, School of Rock, and Sunday in the Park with George!

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New WHEN I GROW UP Featuring Akira Golz, Photo Coverage from SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Opening, and more!

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When I Grow Up, our Broadway kid alumni interview series, is back with Akira Golz (Matilda), who is now starring as the title role in the brand new Nick Jr. show “Nella the Princess Knight”! Our founder Lindsay talked with Akira about Matilda, “Nella,” and her favorite things to do in NYC. Check it out HERE!

Check out photo coverage from opening night of Sunday in the Park with George on Playbill.com, BroadwayWorld.com, and Broadway.com!

Take a look at opening night pictures from If I Forget on Playbill.com!

Camp Broadway sat down to talk with Cate Elefante (Waitress)! Read the interview HERE.

Our founder Lindsay caught up with Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) at In and Out in LA and had a great time! Thanks Zoe and mom Laura!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, Sunday in the Park with George, School of Rock, Waitress, and BroadwayCon!

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SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Opens, NEWSIES to Return to Theaters March 4th, and more!

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Break a leg to Mattea Marie Conforti (Matilda) and the company of Sunday in the Park with George on their opening night tonight!

The film of Newsies will return to theaters one more time on March 4th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) has a new website from Stage Door Designs! Check it out HERE.

Check out pictures of the company of Everybody on their opening night on Broadway.com!

There are pictures from opening night of If I Forget on TheaterMania.com!

Here’s a hint about our next alumni interviewee: they switched their mode of transportation from scooter to unicorn! Any guesses? Only one more day until the interview is released!

Get a sneak peek at the cast of Anastasia in rehearsals on Broadway.com! Also, check out photo coverage from the show’s press event yesterday, also on Broadway.com.

Playbill takes you behind the scenes at School of Rock via Snapchat! Find out more HERE.

Professional Performing Arts School’s upcoming Mainstage production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying features lots of talented teens, including some of our alumni! The show runs March 29th to April 1st at Park West Theater in New York City. Be sure to check out the Dear Evan Hansen prize pack that you can win, including tickets, a backstage tour, and more! YBAN and KOT alumni in the cast include Madison Mullahey (Shrek tour, Mary Poppins tour), Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Drew Minard (Billy Elliot tour), Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot), Eden Duncan-Smith (The Lion King, Fences), Christian Dell’Edera (A Christmas Story tour), Brionna Trilling (Billy Elliot tour), Christina Jimenez (Runaways), and Maxwell Cabral (Runaways). Get more details about the show on PPASMainstage.com or in the Facebook post below:

Here’s the full video of the Annie segment from Inside Edition!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock and On Your Feet!

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IF I FORGET Opens at Roundabout Theatre Company, Athan Sporek Joins “Butterbean’s Cafe,” and more!

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Happy opening to Seth Michael Steinberg and the company of If I Forget at Roundabout Theatre Company! Break legs!

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) has joined Nick Jr.’s “Butterbean’s Cafe”! Find out more HERE.

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will perform two shows at Blue Note Jazz Club! Get more details on BlueNote.net.

Get your first look at Sunday in the Park with George on Broadway.com!

Check out pictures from press day at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway.com and TheaterMania.com!

Take a look at pictures from opening night of Everybody on TheaterMania.com!

Evie Dolan (School of Rock) and Rozi Baker (Shrek, Mary Poppins, Bonnie & Clyde) will join Drew Gasparini at 54 Below on March 20th! Get more details on 54Below.com.

There’s only two more days until our newest Broadway Kid alumni interview!

Get a sneak peek at Inside Edition’s segment on the 40th anniversary of Annie below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, The Lion King, and School of Rock!

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EVERYBODY Opens at Signature Theatre Company, Alexa Shae Niziak Joins THE MOTHER OF INVENTION, and more!

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Happy opening to Lilyana Tiare Cornell (Les Miserables) and the company of Everybody at the Signature Theatre Company! Break legs!

Break a leg to Alexa Shae Niziak (Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), who begins performances in The Mother of Invention tonight as Ryder!

Madison Elizabeth Lagares and Amaris Sanchez will both join the cast of On Your Feet this week as Little Gloria!

When I Grow Up, our Broadway kid alumni interview series, returns on Friday! Any guesses?

Check out photo coverage from press day at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Playbill.com!

Take a look at highlights from If I Forget below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, and Waitress!


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SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates 500th Performance, Gregory Ye Joins MISS SAIGON, and more!

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Check out pictures of the School of Rock kids celebrating their 500th performance on Broadway.com!

Congratulations to Gregory Ye, who has joined the cast of Miss Saigon! Also, get a sneak peek at rehearsals on BroadwayWorld.com.

Watch the cast of Amelie discuss their show below or on TheaterMania.com!

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) will take part in TDF Honors on March 20th! Find out more:


You have until this Sunday to catch Alexandria Suarez and Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables) in On Your Feet! See them while you can!

Tonight, Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime) and Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) guest star on “Law & Order: SVU” at 9/8c on NBC!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, Anastasia, Sunday in the Park with George, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, School of Rock, and The Mother of Invention!

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Gabby Gutierrez, Jim Kaplan, and Gregory Diaz IV Join MATILDA on Tour, and more!

Congratulations to Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock), Jim Kaplan (The King and I), and Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), who have all joined the national tour of Matilda! Gabby returns to the role of Matilda, which she played in the original cast of the US Tour, while Jim will play Eric and Greg, who was a swing in the Broadway cast, will play Tommy!

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

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