Tre Ryder’s Birthday, Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton Joins “FBI: Most Wanted,” and more!

Happy birthday to Tre Ryder (The Inheritance)! We hope you had a great day, Tre!

Congrats to Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton (Waitress), who now plays Anais Barnes-Gaines on the new CBS show “FBI: Most Wanted”! The show airs Tuesdays at 10/9c.

Congrats as well to Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) and the cast of “Us,” which won the Critics Choice Award for Best Sci-Fi or Horror Movie!

Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice) will take part in G!TALK’s live show at BroadwayCon on January 26th at 10:30am! Get more information HERE.

Disney is holding an open casting call in Houston, TX, in April 2020 for kids for its Broadway and national touring companies of Frozen and The Lion King! Get more details on DisneyOnBroadway.com/Casting.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Forbidden Broadway!





YBAN at FROZEN, Pictures from HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, and more!

YBAN blogger Emily and I saw Frozen tonight! Great job to Charlie Tassone, who played Young Anna, and Anna Rae Haller, who played Young Elsa!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Caroline, Or Change, Frozen, Forbidden Broadway, Tina, and Anatomy of a Suicide!











Demi Singleton Cast in “King Richard,” Skye Turner to Appear on “Tamron Hall,” and more!

Demi Singleton (School of Rock, The Lion King) has been cast in the upcoming film “King Richard” as Young Serena Williams! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Skye Turner (Tina) will appear on “Tamron Hall” next week!

Here’s the first trailer for “Brahms: The Boy II,” featuring Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots)! [Warning: Some disturbing content.]

And here are pictures from the kids of Anatomy of a Suicide, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Frozen, and Medea!






SING STREET to Transfer to Broadway, Tickets On Sale for Autism-Friendly Performance of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and more!

Sing Street, currently playing Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop, will transfer to Broadway this spring! Max William Bartos and alum Sam Poon (Runaways, Macbeth, The King and I), who are in the Off-Broadway cast, are set to move with the show to Broadway. Get more details on Playbill.com. Also, check out Max’s interview with Lancaster Online!

Tickets for the first Autism-friendly performance of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are now on sale!

A musical version of “The Nanny” is in the works! Find out more on NYTimes.com.

Broadway Week is happening later this month! Get access to 2-for-1 tickets for many Broadway shows HERE.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) spoke with Broadway Direct about playing Evan Hansen!

Willow McCarthy (The Ferryman, 1984, Matilda) and Carly Gold (The Ferryman) will host Bringing Broadway “To The Stage” this Sunday! Go to 2thestage.com for more details.

Also this Sunday, Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will perform with Shine Theatre Arts Project!

And check out this photo shoot picture from the kids of Beetlejuice!

A CHRISTMAS CAROL, TINA, and CURSED CHILD Break Holiday Box Office Records; Sadie Sink Cast in “Dear Zoe”; and more!

A Christmas Carol, Tina, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child broke box office records over the holidays! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Broadway alum and “Stranger Things” star Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie) has been cast in the upcoming movie “Dear Zoe”! Get more details on HollywoodReporter.com.

Jake Gyllenhaal’s production company, Nine Stories Productions, is producing a film adaptation of Fun Home, with Jake Gyllenhaal starring as Bruce Bechdel! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, and more, including the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway celebrating New Year’s!







“Fast & Furious: Spy Racers” with Theme Song Sung by Shaylin Becton on Netflix Today, Altered Broadway and Off-Broadway Schedules for New Year’s Week, and more!

“Fast & Furious: Spy Racers” arrives on Netflix today, with a theme song featuring Shaylin Becton (The Lion King)!

Broadway and Off-Broadway shows will alter their schedules the week of December 30th through January 5th in honor of New Year’s! Please see our website for more information on our featured shows’ schedule changes.

The Inheritance is offering a special ticket deal! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

The new Off-Broadway musical SuperYou is opening in Spring 2020 and they are seeking a young actress around age 10! Get audition information on Playbill.com and tips for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer on ActorAesthetic.com.

The Met Opera production of Porgy and Bess, with alum Emerson Davis (Once On This Island), will play on PBS in July! Find out more on Playbill.com.

The cast of Dear Evan Hansen performed on Tamron Hall last week! Watch below or on Broadway.com.

Check out this holiday greeting from every production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child around the globe!

And here are pictures from the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway celebrating Christmas Eve and Christmas Day by performing, opening presents, and more!

Pictures and Videos from the Kids of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, WAITRESS, and more!

Merry Christmas from all of us at Young Broadway Actor News! We hope you’ve had a magical day!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Carol, Waitress, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Our Dear Dead Drug Lord!








“John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch” Out on Netflix Today, Pictures from RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, and more!

“John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch,” with kids from School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, and more, is out now on Netflix!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Tina, Medea, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Inheritance, and A Christmas Carol!









THE INHERITANCE Releases New Block of Tickets, Adjusted Show Schedules Next Week, and more!

The Inheritance has released a brand new block of tickets through June 7, 2020! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Broadway and Off-Broadway shows have adjusted their schedules in observance of Christmas next week! Go to our holiday page for a breakdown of our featured Broadway and Off-Broadway shows’ schedule changes!

Get a peek at the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic, with Skye Turner (Tina)!

Here’s the latest video from Acapop! KIDS, with Aliyah Mastin (The Lion King)! In this video, they are performing “Into the Unknown” from “Frozen 2”!

Elliana Walmsley got a visit at Radio City Christmas Spectacular from her “Dance Moms” castmates GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and Hannah Colin! Watch GiaNina’s Vlogmas video here:

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

Ava Briglia Cast in Atlantic Theater Company’s ANATOMY OF A SUICIDE, MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast to Perform at BroadwayCon, and more!

Congratulations to Ava Briglia (The Ferryman, School of Rock, Matilda), who has been cast in Atlantic Theater Company’s Anatomy of a Suicide! Get more details on Playbill.com.

The cast of Mrs. Doubtfire will perform at BroadwayCon! More details to come.

Fun Home and The Ferryman landed on another Top 10 New York Theater of the Decade list!

Congrats to Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia), who will play Small Alison in Fun Home at Kansas City Repertory Theatre! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

This week, you can see Oscar Williams (Fun Home) in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead this weekend at Vermont Stage in Burlington, VT! Get tickets HERE.

Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live) recently appeared on “The Late Late Show with James Corden” alongside Mariah Carey!

You can hear the voice of Broadway alum Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) on “The Rocketeer” on Disney Junior!

Here’s a look at the upcoming film “The Last Thing Mary Saw,” featuring Eli Rayman (The Winter’s Tale)!

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) will sing the National Anthem for the New York Rangers this weekend!

Laurissa “Lala” Romain (South Pacific) has joined the previously announced Julia Nightingale (Generation Me) in The 8th at The Secret Theatre in January 2020!

YBAN founder Lindsay went “Into the Unknown” last night to catch Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) in “Frozen 2”! Great job, Mattea!

Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) has launched a line of colorful hair extensions called Hair Candy!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of “John Mulaney and The Sack Lunch Bunch,” Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Waitress!