Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess) will appear on ABC’s “What Would You Do?” tonight!
Alumni of Newsies performed a socially-distanced rendition of “Seize the Day”! Watch the video on Playbill.com.
This week, Jesus Del Orden (Kinky Boots, The Lion King) will co-MC two upcoming Rybin Entertainment showcases with Kevin Chacón (Nickelodeon’s “Santiago of the Seas”) and Agatha Celleri (“Hustlers”)! Tune in to “Once Upon a Lost Land” HERE and about “Waiting for Peter Pan” HERE.
Watch Sami Bray’s (The Bedwetter, 1984) performance during one of Rising Talent Magazine’s recent online concerts!
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!
Anastasia now has a Broadway.com vlog! Mckayla Twiggs and Nicole Scimeca both appear in the first episode, which you can watch now on Broadway.com!
Tickets for Cabaret for a Cause on September 18th are almost gone! Performers at the event include alumni Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Danielle Gordon (Les Miserables), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Emerson Steele (Violet), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King).
Also, Cabaret for a Cause will be performing at 92Y Street Fest on October 1st! Performers for that event include alumni Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Carly Paige Baron (Mary Poppins), Lilyana Tiare Cornell (Everybody, Les Miserables), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess), Mia Sinclair Jenness (Number the Stars, Les Miserables, The Sound of Music LIVE), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet), Eliza Holland Madore (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Matilda, Once), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita), and Alexandra Vlachos (Matilda).
Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) made it onto BuzzFeed’s list of Amazing Broadway Performances Worth Celebrating! Check it out on BuzzFeed.com.
It’s time to choose the nominees for the Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, and lots of Broadway kids are eligible! Make your selections on Broadway.com.
Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) and Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) are both listed among performers from the past ten years who have been snubbed at the Tony Awards, according to BroadwayBox.com!
The new Freaky Friday musical will make its way to the small screen! Get more details on Playbill.com.
Today, Audrey Bennett (Amelie) took over @HamilClips on Instagram! Find out more:
Check out photo coverage from the red carpet of the Newsies premiere in movie theaters on Playbill.com and BroadwayWorld.com! Also, here’s video of Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) talking with some of the Newsies stars on the red carpet!
Take a look at photos of the company of Amelie meeting the press on Broadway.com!
There will be an open call for Annie Warbucks on March 11th! Get more information on KidsOfTheArts.com.
Isabella Russo (School of Rock) will depart her role in The Mother of Invention this Sunday to begin work on an NBC pilot! Alexa Shae Niziak (Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) will begin playing the role of Ryder on Tuesday, February 21st. Congrats Alexa, and congrats Isabella on your pilot! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Happy Valentine’s Day! Watch Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars) in this sweet short film to celebrate love!
Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) began work on the podcast series “The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel”! Here she is in the recording studio:
Watch Nia Sioux‘s (Trip of Love) AOL Build interview HERE!
Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) returns to “Mistresses” tonight at 10pm! Get more details on his Facebook event.
In this video, Vincent Crocilla (New York Spectacular) tells you the Top 5 Things To Do In NYC!
Check out this video of Savannah Grace Elmer (Matilda tour), Ava Briglia (Matilda), Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables), and Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda tour) performing “If Only You Would Listen” from School of Rock at Cabaret for a Cause!
Here are the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, including featured vocalists Heidi Gray (Annie tour), Beada Briglia (Matilda), and Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess); featured vocalist and guitarist Corinne Wilson (School of Rock); and ASL translator Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory) performing “Fight Song” with American Sign Language!
Here’s Alaina Johnston performing “Hear No Evil” at Cabaret for a Cause!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tink!, Runaways, On Your Feet, Matilda, School of Rock, New York Spectacular, Trip of Love, Les Miserables, and Waitress!
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