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

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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!

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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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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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Jace Chen Joins MISS SAIGON, Video of Broadway Kid Panel from BroadwayCon 2017, and more!

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Congratulations to Jace Chen, who will make his Broadway debut in Miss Saigon!

Here’s a video of the Broadway Kid panel from BroadwayCon 2017!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matildapalooza, Amelie, On Your Feet, Waitress, The Mother of Invention, and Anastasia!

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Isabella Russo Departs THE MOTHER OF INVENTION, Alexandria Suarez and Fabi Aguirre Depart ON YOUR FEET, and more!

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Happy Trails to Isabella Russo (School of Rock), who has departed the role of Ryder in The Mother of Invention! Good luck with your pilot, Isabella!

Happy Trails to Alexandria Suarez and Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables), who have played their final performances as Little Gloria in On Your Feet! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Waitress, On Your Feet, Amelie, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, and BroadwayCon!

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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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Photo Coverage of IF I FORGET, Trailer and Photos of “The Beguiled,” and more!

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Check out photo coverage of Roundabout’s If I Forget on BroadwayWorld.com!

You can see photos of “The Beguiled,” featuring Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) and Oona Laurence (Matilda), on Entertainment Weekly! Also, watch the trailer below:

Entertainment Weekly has a sneak peek at Season 2 of “Stranger Things”! Check it out on EW.com.

Watch Kevin Tellez promote On Your Feet in Miami on WSVN.com or below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Everybody, On Your Feet, The Mother of Invention, Waitress, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, and the Broadway kid panel at BroadwayCon!

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Audrey Bennett Joins AMELIE, Alumni Nominated for Young Entertainer Awards, and more!

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Congratulations to Audrey Bennett (The Sound of Music tour), who has joined the cast of Amelie as the standby for Young Amelie! She will perform one show a week and stand by during all the other shows. Audrey makes her Broadway debut in the show!

Four of our alumni have been nominated for Young Entertainer Awards! Check out the full list of nominations HERE, and see the list of our alumni below:

  • Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot), Best Supporting Young Actor in an Independent or Film Festival Feature Film for “No Letting Go”
  • Isabela Moner (Evita), Best Young Ensemble Cast – Feature Film for “Middle School”
  • Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Best Young Ensemble Cast – TV Series for “Stranger Things”
  • Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), Best Young Ensemble Cast – TV Series for “Stranger Things

Enter now on TicketCentral.com to win $5 tickets to the first preview of The Light Years at Playwrights Horizons!

EPAs for Broadway’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are coming up! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Tonight is Broadway Against Bullying at 54 Below, featuring the Shapiro Sisters, Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, Grinch) and Milly Shapiro (Charlie Brown, Matilda), and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita)! Get details HERE.

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) has launched her own cooking show! Watch her first episode:

Here’s your first look at Season 2 of “Stranger Things,” with our alumni Gaten and Caleb!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, and Anastasia!


“Stranger Things” Teaser During the Super Bowl Today, Lynn Masako Cheng and Alyssa Marvin Singing “When I Grow Up,” and more!

Be on the lookout for a “Stranger Things” teaser, featuring alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), during the Super Bowl tonight!

Here’s Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) and Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars) singing “When I Grow Up” with their castmate from the Annie national tour Heidi Gray!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Annie, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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Win Free Tickets to CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, Landon Maas Joins KINKY BOOTS Tour, and more!

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Find out more about a contest to win free tickets to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on BroadwayWorld.com!

Congratulations to Landon Maas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked the national tour of Kinky Boots!

Here’s a first look at Season 2 of “Stranger Things” with Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King)! You can catch an exclusive teaser during the Super Bowl this Sunday!

Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street) appeared on “Good Morning America” yesterday! Here’s a picture:


Check out production photos from The Mother of Invention on BroadwayWorld.com!

The Lucille Lortel Awards are set for May 7th, and the nominations will be announced on April 4th! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Today, “The Comedian,” with Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), hits theaters! Congrats, Savvy!

Matildapalooza, a reunion concert of all the Broadway Matildas, returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below tonight! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Watch Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) on “The Harry Connick Jr. Show”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Mother of Invention, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Lion King, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Waitress!

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