FLYING OVER SUNSET and THE MUSIC MAN Delayed to Spring 2021, Pictures from THE LION KING, and more

It was announced today that the Broadway productions of both Flying Over Sunset and The Music Man will be delayed to Spring 2021. Get more details about Flying Over Sunset on BroadwayWorld.com, and about The Music Man on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Caroline, Or Change, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Bedwetter!







Cabaret for a Cause to Host Q&A with ANNIE Alumni, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Movie Remake In The Works, and more!

First–an update on this weekend’s Hairspray Live stream: it is not available in Latin America, Central/Eastern Europe, or Asia due to rights restrictions. Find out more, or watch it if you are able, at THIS LINK.

Cabaret for a Cause will host a Q&A with Annie alumni on June 3rd on their Facebook page, to benefit The Actors Fund! Panelists include:

  • Amaya Braganza (2012 Revival)
  • Danielle Brisebois (Goodspeed and Original Broadway Production)
  • Kristi Coombs (First and Second National Tours)
  • Madi Rae DiPietro (2012 Revival)
  • Skye Alyssa Friedman (2012 Revival)
  • Heidi Gray (TROIKA National and International Tour)
  • Mollie Hall Boulware (Third and Fourth National Tours)
  • Georgi James (2012 Revival)
  • Marisa Morell Kagan (Second National Tour)
  • Tyrah Skye Odoms (2012 Revival)
  • Taylor Richardson (2012 Revival, 2014 Film)
  • Emily Rosenfeld (2012 Revival)
  • Rosanne Sorrentino (Third National Tour, 1982 Film)
  • Theda Stemler Blackwood (First and Third National Tours)
  • Julie Stevens (Third National Tour and Original Broadway Production)
  • Amanda Swickle (TROIKA National Tour)
  • Jaidyn Young (2012 Revival)

A movie remake of Fiddler on the Roof is in the works! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), and Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice, Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE) will take part in New York Theatre Barn’s livestream of new musical works! Joshua’s musical The Perfect Fit will be featured with a song performed by Grace, and Presley will perform a song from Abigail Greenwood’s new musical Two Maiden Ladies. Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com!

Check out the new season of “Thespian” on Amazon Prime, featuring Malcolm Fuller (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)!

Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills) wrote a piece for Girls’ Life Magazine about being a senior during the pandemic. Pick up your copy of the June/July issue today!

Next week, casting director Jen Rudin will offer another free session for parents and young actors to gain insight on the industry via Zoom! Register HERE.

“Ne Zha,” an animated movie with Jordan Cole (School of Rock), is now streaming on Netflix! Watch the trailer here:

Check out the newest episode of the “Take A Bow” podcast, hosted by Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Eli Tokash (Pippin, Finding Neverland), on the Broadway Podcast Network!

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming Disney+ film “Secret Society of Second-Born Royals,” with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho)! It is set for release on July 17th.

Max William Bartos (Sing Street) performed a cover of “Northern Downpour” by Panic! At The Disco at Fulton Theatre’s virtual concert last night!

The cast of the upcoming Off-Broadway musical SuperYou, which includes Tessa Noelle Frascogna (Evita), Bella May Mordus (Make Believe, The Ferryman), and Mimi Ryder (Frozen, Matilda) released a music video for one of their songs, titled “Stronger Now”! Watch it on Playbill.com.

Here’s the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Steve Rosen and Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon)!

And check out three of the recent live-streamed concerts from (YOUNG)’s Instagram account!





Robert Montano and Amanda Swickle Make the Top 15 of BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage Competition, Maren Heary in Lunchables Commercial, and more!

Congratulations to Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) and Amanda Swickle (Tink!), who have made it into the Top 15 of BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage competition! See the full Top 15 on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out this commercial for Lunchables with Maren Heary (Make Believe)!

Cate Elefante (Waitress) appears in this promo for Fox’s “Prodigal Son”!

Layla Capers (The Lion King, School of Rock) was featured on Chasing News My9!

Gabrielle Greene (School of Rock) live-streamed a concert from her home on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account earlier today!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Trevor, Sing Street, and The Bedwetter!





Andrew Barth Feldman Performs in Virtual Reading of I AND YOU, New Episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin, and more!

“Plays In The House Jr.” kicked off yesterday with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) and will continue with Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot, New York Spectacular), Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Pedro Pan), and Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice, Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com and see the first one, I And You with Andrew Barth Feldman and Samantha Williams, below! The reading and the Q&A will stay online for another three days.

Here’s another new episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Lily Brooks O’Briant, Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables, On Your Feet), Gianna Harris (School of Rock), Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Alexa Lasanta, Ruby Locknar, and Aiden Sanchez!

If you are a Broadway or Off-Broadway alum* who is graduating from high school or college this year, we want to know! Please contact us at admin@youngbway.org and share with us where you’re graduating from and where you’re heading next so we can celebrate you. The deadline is June 5th! *See our FAQ for more information on what shows we cover.

Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) went live with “Dishin’ With Ditty” on Facebook Live today!

Jonah Mussolino (Caroline, Or Change, A Bronx Tale) went live on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account earlier today!

And check out this video from the kids of The Bedwetter!



“Graduate Together” Airs with Voiceover from Kara Oates, Catherine Ashmore Bradley Hosts The Prep’s Instagram Live Concert, and more!

Did you hear Broadway alum Kara Oates’ (Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins) voiceover in “Graduate Together” last night on NBC, ABC, CBS, and FOX?

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) co-hosted The Prep’s Instagram Live concert tonight! Performers included Gabriel Amoroso (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Medea), Fiona Morgan Quinn (Frozen), and Delaney Quinn (Waitress). Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) stopped by the podcast “Little Me”! Listen HERE.

Find out about another opportunity for students ages 12-16 to take part in a workshop of Pitch In with Taylor Louderman, Hannah Kloepfer, and Nat Zegree on Eventbrite.com!

Here’s the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Bella May Mordus (Make Believe, The Ferryman) and Mark Aguirre (Trevor)!

Check out this clip from Atlantic Theater Company’s Off-Broadway production of The Secret Life of Bees!

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





Virtual Celebration to Take Place for the Barbra Barth Feldman Performing Arts Center, New Musical Workshop for Ages 12-16 with Taylor Louderman, and more!

While the original “Celebration! for the Barbra Barth Feldman Performing Arts Center” had to be postponed, Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will host a livestreamed virtual celebration on May 31st!

Taylor Louderman, Hannah Kloepfer, and Nat Zegree are inviting students ages 12-16 to workshop a new musical beginning May 12th! Sign up HERE.

Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Anna Rae Haller (Frozen), and Atticus Ware (Flying Over Sunset) performed in Virtual Nights for Singing tonight!

Also tonight, Aliya “Jo” Ramey (The Lion King) took part in a virtual open mic to benefit No Kid Hungry!

Check out the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), with Taylor Paige Henderson (The Bedwetter), Kimberly Marable, and Preston Howell!

Make sure you fill out the 2020 Census! Here’s a reminder from students including Broadway alum Kara Oates (Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins)!

And check out this picture from the kids of The Bedwetter!

Aliya Ramey Departs THE LION KING, FALSETTOS Cast To Reunite This Week, and more!

Happy Trails to Aliya “Jo” Ramey, who would have played her final performance as Young Nala in The Lion King today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you.

Anthony Rosenthal and his castmates from Falsettos will reunite for BroadwayEvolved and BC/EFA this Thursday! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Chloe Bryan (School of Rock) and Gracie Bryant!

Original Annie cast member Danielle Brisebois stopped by “Stars In The House” last week! See how she jumped from Annie to “All In The Family” and “Archie Bunker’s Place.” (Skip to around 32:20 to see Danielle!)

Here’s the Broadway Babysitters class schedule for this week!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Bedwetter!




WAITING FOR GODOT at Theatre for a New Audience Postponed, First Look at “The Secret Society of Second-Born Royals” with Niles Fitch, and more

Check out these throwbacks to the casts of Matilda and A Christmas Story performing at the 2013 Tony Awards, as we continue to look back at the past ten years! #YoungBway10

Theatre for a New Audience’s Off-Broadway production of Waiting for Godot has been postponed. For more information, go to TFANA.org.

Get a first look at “The Secret Society of Second-Born Royals,” with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho), coming to Disney+ this summer, on Entertainment Weekly!

You have until Friday, April 24th, to watch the entire Disney on Broadway 25th Anniversary Concert with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Frozen, and The Bedwetter!





JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE with Brandon Niederauer Re-Airs on NBC, Young Broadway 10th Anniversary Virtual Concert Tomorrow Night, and more!

Tonight, tune in to NBC to catch a rerun of Jesus Christ Superstar Live, with alum Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock)!

2019 was a significant year for us as Broadway welcomed Beetlejuice, a ground-breaking production of A Christmas Carol, then-16-year-old Andrew Barth Feldman in the title role of Dear Evan Hansen, and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me! We’re looking forward to celebrating ten years of being online tomorrow night with our virtual concert. #YoungBway10

Photo Credit: Emilio Madrid

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Caroline, Or Change, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Flying Over Sunset, and The Bedwetter!






Young Broadway Actor News Hosting 10th Anniversary Online Concert, Eleanor Koski Livestreaming on (YOUNG)’s Instagram Account Today, and more!

We are presenting an online concert in honor of our 10th anniversary on April 13th (our birthday) at 7pm EST / 4pm PST on YouTube, to benefit The Actors Fund and their COVID-19 relief resources! More details coming soon. #YoungBway10

In 2012, we welcomed shows like Annie, Newsies, Once, and A Christmas Story!

And 2013 was packed with shows like Matilda, Kinky Boots, Big Fish, and Pippin!

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables, “God Friended Me”) livestreamed a concert from her home on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account earlier tonight!

Here’s a new episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor), featuring Madeleine Pace (The Hard Problem, Once), Lily Tamburo (Mrs. Doubtfire), and Anya Jimenez!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Bedwetter, The Lion King, Flying Over Sunset, and more!