THE HARD PROBLEM Begins Rehearsals, “Maniac” with Aaralyn Anderson Out on Netflix, and more!

The Hard Problem began rehearsals this week! Get a peek at their first day on TheaterMania.com.

“Maniac,” a new and highly-anticipated Netflix series featuring Aaralyn Anderson (Ballyturk), arrived on Netflix yesterday!

Watch the kids of (YOUNG) perform a medley from “The Greatest Showman”!

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) is featured among the Montclair talent in an article on NorthJersey.com!

Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins) is a directing intern for Gloria: A Life, landing Off-Broadway this October!

Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) has booked a feature film, due out in 2019!

Brigid Harrington (Mary Poppins) provided voiceover for a commercial for her school, the University of Notre Dame!

Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) will play a concert in Las Vegas! Get tickets HERE.

Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story) will take part in MT Shorts at The Cutting Room on September 24th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Treasure Island, with Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music LIVE), is now playing through October 14th at the Fulton Theatre in Lancaster, PA! Get tickets HERE.

Levi Buksbazen (School of Rock) spoke with Billboard recently as part of their Billboard on Broadway podcast! Listen HERE.

Ramon Reed (The Lion King) has been busy! He spoke with WFAE 90.7 about starring as Young Simba; chatted with WSOC TV about his experience performing in The Lion King while battling sickle cell disease; and visited patients at Novant Health’s Hemby Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, NC!

School of Rock girls Ava Briglia, Layla Capers, and Montgomery Lamb will appear on “Broadway Balances America” on October 1st! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Rozie Baker (Bonnie and Clyde, Shrek, Mary Poppins) will play a few shows in NYC and Boston this fall!

WAITRESS Celebrates 1000th Performance, Michael McArthur Joins THE FERRYMAN, and more!

Waitress celebrated its 1000th performance on Broadway tonight! Check out pictures of the cast on Broadway.com.

Please welcome to The Ferryman: Michael McArthur, who is making his Broadway debut in the show!

BroadwayWorld.com has photos from the latest installment of (YOUNG)!

Sydney Bell (A Little Princess) made a brief appearance on the new season of “American Vandal”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Beetlejuice, Frozen, and The Lion King!







GETTIN’ THE BAND BACK TOGETHER Closes, (YOUNG) Performs at The Green Room 42, and more!

Happy Trails to Sawyer Nunes, Noa Solorio, and the company of Gettin’ The Band Back Together, which plays its final performance today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

Tonight, lots of Broadway and Off-Broadway kids and alumni are part of the lineup for (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42! Get more details HERE.

Abigail Shapiro (Liberty) will take part in “The Best Songs Cut From the Best Musicals Sung By The Best Singers Who Never Sang Them” at 54 Below on September 18th! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Kolette Tetlow (Iowa) will appear on the next season of “The Deuce”!

And here are pictures from the kids of Gettin’ The Band Back Together, School of Rock, and The Lion King!






Delilah Rose Pellow’s Birthday, Katie Grober on The Today Show with Jason Mraz, and more!

Happy birthday to Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia)! We hope you had a great day, Delilah!

Watch Katie Grober (Waitress) perform “Have It All” with Jason Mraz on The Today Show, and then check out Katie and her sister Winnie joining Jason Mraz on stage for his performance of “Remedy”!

“Slender Man,” with Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), is out now!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Mary Page Marlowe, School of Rock, Frozen, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, The Lion King, Waitress, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

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New SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Begin Performances, Sadie Lock Playing ANNIE at Newtown Arts Company, and more!

Tonight, please welcome to School of Rock: Layla Capers, Darrow Golub, Matthew Jost, Jordan Cole (Les Miserables tour, Finding Neverland tour), Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale, Assassins), Nirvaan Pal, Duke Cutler, and Theodora Silverman (School of Rock tour, Once tour)! Break a leg, everyone!

You can see Sadie Lock (Dream Street) play the title role in Annie at Newtown Arts Company in Pennsylvania, this weekend only! Get tickets at NewtownArtsCompany.com.

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) has joined the cast of Jordan Peele’s new film “Us,” which also stars Lupita Nyong’o and Elisabeth Moss! Get more details on HollywoodReporter.com.

Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots) has completed filming the new movie “Team Marco”! Release date is TBA.

UPDATE: The August 10th EPA for The Pain of My Belligerence is actually now on August 9th!

Jason Eric Testa (Elf) is performing in Calvin Berger at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood from August 10-12!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Waitress, School of Rock, and The Lion King!

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YBAN at Hollywood Bowl’s ANNIE, Presley Ryan and Ripley Sobo in New “Orange is the New Black” Season, and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay is seeing Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle The Musical) and Amadi Chapata (School of Rock) in Annie at the Hollywood Bowl tonight! Break a leg!

Presley Ryan (Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE) and Ripley Sobo (Runaways, Matilda, Once) appear in the newest season of “Orange is the New Black,” streaming now!

Playwrights Horizons’ 2018-2019 season will include Noura and The Pain of My Belligerence! Get more information HERE.

The Broadway Flea Market has been rescheduled for September 30th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out production photos for Gettin’ The Band Back Together on Broadway.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, Mary Page Marlowe, Frozen, Once On This Island, and A Bronx Tale!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK to Close in January 2019, “XOXO” Music Video from Alexa Valentino, and more!

School of Rock will close in January 2019. Go see it before then if you can! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Here’s the music video for “XOXO,” Alexa Valentino‘s (Dream Street, Number the Stars) new song!

Check out the Broadway Kids Jam cover of “Two Player Game” from Be More Chill!

Here’s a photoshoot that Rileigh McDonald (Good for Otto, Matilda) and Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) did for NOH8!

And take a look at Rileigh on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”!

TheaterMania has an inside look at a pre-show jam session at School of Rock! Watch it HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, School of Rock, The Lion King, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Once On This Island!

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Mavis Simpson-Ernst Books Recurring Role on TV Show, Alexa Valentino’s “Don’t Ask” Music Video, and more!

Alum Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown) has booked a recurring role on a TV show! More details to come!

Watch alum Alexa Valentino‘s (Number the Stars) music video for her new song “Don’t Ask” below!

Check out these pictures from the kids of Mary Page Marlowe, Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!


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Nicole Scimeca to Depart ANASTASIA, Colin Lauri to Depart SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Nicole Scimeca will depart Anastasia on July 8th. Go see her if you can!

Also, Colin Lauri will play his final performance of School of Rock on July 29th–see him before then if you’re able to, as well!

This year’s Broadway in Bryant Park lineup has been announced, and it will include Waitress, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, Frozen, The Lion King, Once On This Island, and School of Rock! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Anastasia, School of Rock, Frozen, Mary Page Marlowe, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Lion King!

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Hudson Loverro on “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” Eduardo Hernandez on “America’s Got Talent,” and more!

Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale) appears on the newest season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”! See if you can spot him!

Here’s a clip of Eduardo Hernandez (Really Rosie, On Your Feet) on “America’s Got Talent”! Keep your eyes peeled for him this season:

Also, be on the lookout for Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) and Ruth Righi (Really Rosie, School of Rock) in an ad for Heelys!

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