YBAN Interviews Christopher Paul Richards, Devin Trey Campbell Sets KINKY BOOTS Departure Date, and more!


YBAN’s Lindsay talked to Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) ahead of tonight’s premiere of his new CBS show “Me, Myself & I” and the release of his new film “Professor Marston & The Wonder Women”! Read the interview HERE.

Devin Trey Campbell will depart Kinky Boots on October 22nd! Go see him before then if you can!

Here’s Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) singing “What It Means To Be A Friend” from 13 at Cabaret for a Cause!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Waitress, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, and A Bronx Tale!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Performance Videos and Broadway Flea Market Information, Ciela Elliott Joins OCCUPIED TERRITORIES, and more!


Cabaret for a Cause will be on 45th Street in front of the Imperial Theater during Broadway Flea Market!

Also, check out all these videos from Cabaret for a Cause‘s event this week:

Emerson Steele (Violet) singing “Being Alive”:

Diego Lucano (School of Rock, Peace, Love and Cupcakes) singing “Reviewing the Situation”:

Carly Gendell (School of Rock) singing “Gimme Gimme”:

The full cast performing “You Will Be Found”:

Congratulations to Ciela Elliott, who has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of Occupied Territories! The show is set to run from October 20th to November 5th at 59E59.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now has a new block of tickets available through September 2018! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tickets for We Have A Voice, with lots of kids and teens from Broadway shows, are still on sale! Find out more:

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has a brand new single! Get it on iTunes now.

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

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Announces Cast Album and Rush Policy, ANNIE Celebrates 40th Anniversary, and more!


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has announced that they will record a cast album and that they will begin a policy for rush tickets! Get more details about both on TheaterMania.com.

Happy 40th Anniversary to Annie, which originally opened on Broadway on this day in 1977!

“Shadowhunters,” starring Broadway alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), has been renewed for its third season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The casts of Kinky Boots, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, and many other shows will perform at this year’s Easter Bonnet Competition! In addition, Waitress and Sunday in the Park with George will be among the shows honored in a bonnet parade. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) featured in US Weekly!

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Miss Saigon, Amelie, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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THE CRUCIBLE Opening Night, TUCK EVERLASTING First Preview, and more!

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Happy opening to the company of The Crucible! Break a leg, Elizabeth Teeter (The Audience, Mary Poppins)!

Happy first preview to the company of Tuck Everlasting! Break a leg, everyone!

Congratulations to Meliki Hurd, who went on for Bruce in Matilda tonight! Here’s his announcement:

READY TO GO ON AS BRUCE TOMORROW!!!!🎉🎉🎉🎉😬😬 March 31 #brucey #ready #broadway

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The Matilda article in Girls World Magazine is now available! Check it out on Tumblr!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Disaster!, Les Miserables, School of Rock, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie, She Loves Me, and Kinky Boots!

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FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Recording Out Today, ANNIE and MATILDA Kids Join “Together At Last,” and more!


The Fiddler on the Roof cast recording is out now! Congratulations to the company!

Kids from Matilda and Annie have joined “Together At Last” in NYC, the upcoming cabaret starring Emma Howard (Matilda, Violet) and Jaidyn Young (Annie)! Get more information about the NYC show in the Instagram post below. You can also find out more about the LA show in the picture below, or get tickets to it HERE. Finally, there’s also a sneak peek video!

We can't wait for this show at 54Below! So many #CabaretForACause kids! Will you be there?

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We have lots of Cabaret for a Cause videos! Check out Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables) singing “Defying Gravity”; Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, A Little Princess) singing “Riptide”; Danielle Gordon (Les Miserables) singing “Soon As I Get Home”; Carly Paige Baron (Mary Poppins) singing “Crazy Dreams”; Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) singing “One Short Day/Somewhere Over the Rainbow”; Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story tour) singing “Wilted”; Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) singing “I Wish”; Benjamin Harding (Matilda) singing “I’m Here”; and Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, The Sound of Music LIVE, Number the Stars) singing “Bird Set Free”!

Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) has a special offer for Amorino! For 1 week only, show them the picture below and get 10% off!

Watch Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) sing “The Wheel” in the video below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, Matilda, and Tuck Everlasting!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Album Out Today, Trailer for “Lamb” Feat. Oona Laurence, and more!


The cast album of School of Rock is out today! Congrats to the whole company! Check out production pictures from the show on TheaterMania.com. Also, it opens on Sunday! Watch highlights below:

We now have a trailer for “Lamb,” a new movie featuring Oona Laurence (Matilda)! Check it out HERE!

BronxMama.com did a spotlight on Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots)! Read it HERE!

Check out photo coverage from A Simple Song for A Simple Wish on BroadwayWorld.com!

Here is a video of the Shapiro SistersMilly (Matilda) and Abigail (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas)–singing “King of Anything”!

K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) and Marquise Neal (Kinky Boots, Dream Street) will perform at Brower’s Park’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in Brooklyn on December 13th! Check out the picture below for more information:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, The Lion King, Matilda, Fun Home, School of Rock, Finding Neverland, On Your Feet, and Lazarus!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Almost Sold Out, Details on Isabela Moner’s Film, and more!

Get your tickets now for the next Cabaret for a Cause on November 29th in NYC! Both performances are almost sold out! You can get tickets or more information HERE.

Read more about “Middle School,” the latest movie that Isabela Moner (Evita) is working on, on HollywoodReporter.com! It is set to come out October 7th, 2016.

Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock) performed at the White House yesterday as a part of “Broadway at the White House”! Read about her experience on WTop.com. Sean Reda (Les Miserables, Radio City Christmas Spectacular) and Nicole Wildy (Dream Street) also performed! Check out their pictures from the event below:

The kids of School of Rock and Fun Home will be performing at “Puttin’ On The Brits” this Sunday at 7pm at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, to benefit BC/EFA! Get more information HERE.

Here are the Shapiro SistersMilly Shapiro (Matilda) and Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!)–singing “For Good” from Wicked!

Check out this new commercial for Jif featuring Trevor Braun (Billy Elliot)!

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Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) is making her debut album, and she needs your help! Find out how you can donate HERE!

Check out this picture of kids from many different Broadway shows at “A Simple Song for a Simple Wish”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, The Lion King, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, Matilda, and On Your Feet!

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Taylor Richardson in BMW Commercial, Tahlia Ellie Books PSA, and more!

We caught Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory) in a commercial for BMW! Watch it below:

Congratulations to Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man), who has booked a PSA! Get more information below:

Support Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE) at an event on December 5th to support Cookies for Kids Cancer! Get more information in Mia’s video:

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Reddi High, the show Chloe Wheeler (Dream Street) and Emily Glick (Dream Street) were involved in writing, is featured on BroadwayWorld.com! It plays on December 6th.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Fun Home, On Your Feet, Les Miserables, School of Rock, The King and I, Ruthless!, Kinky Boots, Matilda, and Annie!

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Updated CABARET FOR A CAUSE Lineup, Photo Coverage from SCHOOL OF ROCK’s First Preview, and more!

Happy Veterans Day to all veterans who sacrificed for our country! We are thankful for you every day.

We now have updated lineups for both performances of Cabaret for a Cause on November 29th! They are as follows:

5pm: Carly Paige Baron (Mary Poppins), Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago, Dream Street), Emily Carano, Ava DeMary (Matilda, Billy Elliot, Evita), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess), Laurel Griggs (Once, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory), Leah Rose, David Rosenthal (Matilda), Stephen Sayegh (A Little Princess), Adaiah Stevens, Sheariah Stevens, Mckayla Twiggs (Les Miserables, Once), and Ava Ulloa (Matilda).

8pm: Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables), Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home), Gabriella Baldacchino, Adriana Braganza (The King and I), Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie), Anika Braganza, Alicia Cosenza, Scarlett Diaz (A Little Princess), Cole Edelstein (Matilda), Sabrina Matarazzo, Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Sam Poon (The King and I, Macbeth), Presley Ryan (Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE), and Oscar Williams (Fun Home).

Get your tickets to both shows HERE! They will both be hosted by Tea’Lynn Adamson and Jade Cloud, and proceeds go to Project Renewal.

Check out photo coverage from the first preview of School of Rock, including the Broadway cast members meeting their film counterparts, on Playbill.com, TheaterMania.com, BroadwayWorld.com, and Broadway.com!

Broadway kids from Matilda, The King and I, Annie, Les Miserables, Fun Home, Mary Poppins, Finding Neverland, and Kinky Boots are set to perform in A Simple Song for a Simple Wish on November 16th at 7pm! Get tickets HERE.

Check out Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street) and Rachael McVey (Dream Street) getting ready together for a performance of A Christmas Story at the Walnut Street Theatre!

Here’s Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) singing “Try” at Heart to Heart!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Fun Home, The King and I, Matilda, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and On Your Feet!

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DREAM STREET Opening Night Coverage, Alexa Valentino in A Time To Shine, and more!


There is now photo coverage from opening night of Dream Street up on BroadwayWorld! Check it out HERE!

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has joined the lineup for the next A Time To Shine cabaret on August 23rd! Get more information HERE.

Congratulations to Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots), whose artwork was picked to be the logo for Broadway Serves! Check out photos below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Three Days To See, The King and I, Fun Home, Matilda, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, and Finding Neverland!



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