Broadway Alumni Join Film Adaptations of IN THE HEIGHTS and WEST SIDE STORY, Stars in the Alley Lineup Announced, and more!

Congratulations to Gregory Diaz IV (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), who has been cast as Sonny in the upcoming film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Congrats as well to Broadway alumni Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), Julian Elia (Billy Elliot), Myles Erlick (Billy Elliot), David Guzman (Newsies), Jacob Guzman (Newsies), and Talia Ryder (Matilda), who have joined the upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Talia Ryder (Matilda) also just finished filming the feature “Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always”! Get more information on Variety.com.

The lineup for Stars in the Alley next month will include performances from Beetlejuice, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress, as well as appearances from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and What the Constitution Means to Me! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will play Wanda in Enter Laughing the York Theatre Company Off-Broadway! Get tickets HERE.

The new season of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), will premiere on June 4th!

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) has booked an Equity staged reading and workshop of Spandex the Musical! She also appears in a commercial for U.S. Cellular that is now airing.

Jessica Cherniak (Until Death Do Us Part) guest starred on last weekend’s episode of “God Friended Me”!

Congrats to Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), who has completed the final season of “Bizaardvark”!

Chris Martinez (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast in the upcoming Disney film “Timmy Failure,” coming soon to Disney+!

What the Constitution Means to Me has been named a finalist for this year’s Pulitzer Prize for Drama! Get the full list HERE.

Good luck to all those who auditioned for the role of Clara at Radio City Music Hall yesterday!

Beetlejuice will offer a digital lottery, and the show’s first trailer has arrived!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, and Beetlejuice!





Leila Rose Gross to Depart FROZEN and Mikee Castillo to Depart THE LION KING, Fiona Morgan Quinn and Winter Donnelly to Join FROZEN, and more!

Leila Rose Gross will play her final performance of Frozen on May 11th. Catch her as Young Anna before then!

You have until May 4th to see Mikee Castillo as Young Nala in The Lion King!

Congrats to Fiona Morgan Quinn (Grinch tour) and Winter Donnelly, who will make their Broadway debuts in Frozen next month!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, Waitress, The Ferryman, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Beetlejuice!







Young Broadway Celebrates 9 Years, Jenna Weir to Depart FROZEN, and more!

Young Broadway was born on this day in 2010! We’re so honored to have spent nine years on the internet celebrating the young stars of professional New York theatre. Thank you everyone for your continued support!

Jenna Weir will play her final performance as Young Elsa in Frozen on May 11th. Go see her if you can!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, What the Constitution Means to Me, Waitress, and The Lion King!






WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Opens on Broadway, ANASTASIA Plays Final Performance, and more!

Happy opening to Rosdely Ciprian, Thursday Williams, and the company of What the Constitution Means to Me, which begins Broadway performances tonight! Break a leg!

Happy trails to Delilah Rose Pellow, Anika Lore Hatch, and the company of Anastasia, which plays its final Broadway performance today. We can’t wait to see what’s next for you both; congrats on a great run!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw 5-Star Theatricals’ production of Matilda in Thousand Oaks, CA, today, featuring Marcello Silva (A Christmas Story Live)!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) chatted about her dog with BroadwayWorld.com, and shared 10 fun facts with JustJared.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Waitress, Anastasia, The Ferryman, The Lion King, Beetlejuice, and Frozen!













Ava Briglia’s Birthday, Trailer for “Dora and the Lost City of Gold” with Isabela Moner, and more!

Happy birthday to Ava Briglia, who is currently a vacation swing at The Ferryman! We hope you had a great day, Ava!

Check out the trailer for “Dora and the Lost City of Gold,” starring Isabela Moner (Evita), in theaters August 2nd!

Update: The episode of “Bull” with Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia) has been pushed back to next Monday! Tune in then!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Ferryman, Waitress, and The Lion King!







Preview Videos of BEETLEJUICE, KINKY BOOTS Celebrates Its Final Kids’ Night On Broadway with Young Charlie & Young Lola Reunion, and more!

Watch Sophia Anne Caruso preview Beetlejuice in Broadway.com’s Spring Preview below, as well as another glimpse at the show including interviews with the cast:

Here are some highlights from Kids’ Night On Broadway at Kinky Boots: several former Young Charlies and Young Lolas reunited in honor of the show’s final KNOB!

The Music Man is returning to Broadway starring Hugh Jackman! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Did you attend the Women’s Day on Broadway event today, featuring Heidi Schreck with Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams of What the Constitution Means to Me? Get more details on WomenOfBroadway.com.

Congratulations to Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago, Dream Street), who guest starred on an episode of “Bizaardvark”!

And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, What the Constitution Means to Me, and The Ferryman!