EVITA and RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Open, Cast Changes at FROZEN, THE LION KING, and EVITA, and more!

Happy Opening to Evita at New York City Center, which also announced its casting earlier this week: congratulations and break a leg to Isa Antonetti and Tessa Noelle Frascogna!

Happy Opening as well to the company of Radio City Christmas Spectacular! Break a leg, everyone!

Happy Trails to Winter Donnelly and Mimi Ryder, who played their final performances as Young Elsa in Frozen over the weekend! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you.

Jesus Del Orden and Suri Marrero are scheduled to play their final performances as Young Simba and Young Nala in The Lion King on November 17th. Go see them before then if you can, and check out our recent feature on Jesus and his niece Sophia Rodriguez, currently playing Lulu in Waitress, HERE!

Coming up for Suri as she departs The Lion King, she will be joining the cast of Frozen as one of the new Young Elsas, beginning performances this week before she’s even finished her run as Young Nala! Also joining Frozen as the other new Young Elsa is Anna Rae Haller, who will make her Broadway debut!

Finally, Broadway alum Layla Capers (School of Rock) will be joining The Lion King next week as one of the new Young Nalas! Congratulations, Layla!

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In the midst of all this exciting news, we also want to wish congratulations to The Lion King, which celebrates 22 years on Broadway today!

Reyna Guerra (Runaways) has been cast in Much Ado About Nothing at Pittsburgh Playhouse, now playing through November 17th! Get more information HERE.

The casts of Tina and Beetlejuice will perform during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Also coming up, the casts of Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Waitress, and Beetlejuice will take part in Broadway Under the Stars, a free concert series this holiday season at Columbus Circle! Get more information HERE.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will perform at the Never Is Now Summit later this month! Also, check out his newest vlog!

Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) will play Annie with Kidz Theater in December!

Season 2 of “You,” with Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular), will arrive on Netflix on December 26th!

Congratulations to Julian Silva (The Lion King), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “How To Get Away With Murder”!

Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Sumaya Bouhbal (Runaways), and Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King) performed at Rockers On Broadway earlier this week! Get more information HERE.

Check out photos from backstage at Beetlejuice on Broadway.com!

Finally, the holidays are practically here! We have your guide to our featured Broadway and Off-Broadway shows and their performance schedules for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, A Christmas Carol, and for all the women who thought they were Mad!

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Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian Featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21, Matilda Lawler Guest Stars on “Evil,” and more!

Happy Halloween! Have a safe, fun, and spooky night!

Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means to Me) and Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) are featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21!

Congrats to Matilda Lawler (The Ferryman), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Evil” on CBS, alongside her former The Ferryman co-star Brooklyn Shuck, who is a series regular!

Kids’ Night on Broadway will return in 2020! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo) danced on “Strahan Sara & Keke” today! Here’s a clip:

The cast of Beetlejuice spread Halloween cheer on today’s episode of “The View”!

Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) will appear in the next season of Netflix’s “Atypical,” which arrives November 1st! Check out Niles’s full interview here:

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Find out how Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) gets into character on Playbill.com, then watch a brand new episode of “Behind the Stripes,” his Broadway.com vlog!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of for all the women who thought they were Mad, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Beetlejuice, The Rose Tattoo, The Lion King, and Waitress!










Suri Marrero’s Birthday, FEAR Opens Off-Broadway, Kylie Kuioka Cast in PANAMA HATTIE, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Suri Marrero (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day yesterday, Suri!

Happy opening to Alexander Garfin and the cast of Fear! Break a leg!

Kylie Kuioka (The King and I tour) has been cast in the York Theatre Company’s production of Panama Hattie, beginning its run this Saturday!

“Sulphur Springs,” featuring alum Kyliegh Curran (The Lion King), has been picked up by Disney Channel! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Congrats to Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), whose show “Evil” has been renewed for a second season! Find out more on HollywoodReporter.com.

Find out how well Sophia Anne Caruso knows her Beetlejuice co-star Alex Brightman on TheaterMania.com!

Jacob Michael Laval (The Rose Tattoo) recently wrapped a mini-series for HBO! More details to come.

Timothy Yang (The King and I), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Zachary Mackiewicz (A Little Princess), and Ian Saraceni (Matilda, The King and I) have been cast in a 29-hour reading of Corner of Bitter and Sweet!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, The Rose Tattoo, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Frozen, Beetlejuice, and Fear!









Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan Cast in A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Abigail Dylan Harrison and Zoe Manarel Guest Star on “New Amsterdam,” and more!

Congratulations to Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan, who will rotate as Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol on Broadway! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!) and Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) guest starred on “New Amsterdam” tonight on NBC!

Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime) discussed what it’s like to grow up on Broadway on the Young Artists Podcast! (Alum Carly Gendell (School of Rock) is one of the hosts of the podcast!)

Ellen Marlow, who made her Broadway debut as Jemima Potts in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, will play a solo show at The Green Room 42 on November 1st! Get tickets HERE.

You can see Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) in The Polar Express Train Ride in Whippany, NJ, later this year!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Frozen, Waitress, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Tina, and for all the women who thought they were Mad!













Kyla Carter to Reprise Role in WHITE CHRISTMAS National Tour, Marcello Silva Joins NEVER EVER LAND in Los Angeles, and more!

Kyla Carter (Dream Street) is hitting the road again this year with the national tour of White Christmas! Check out the show if it’ll be near your hometown!

You can see Marcello Silva (A Christmas Story Live) in Never Ever Land, a new play currently performing in Los Angeles!

And are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, Beetlejuice, for all the women who thought they were Mad, and more!

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“The Goldfinch” with Ryan Foust, Nicky Torchia, and Dylan Boyd Now In Theaters; “Tall Girl” with Marco Schittone Out on Netflix; and more!

Go see “The Goldfinch,” with alumni Ryan Foust (Make Believe, Mary Page Marlowe, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots), and Dylan Boyd (Finding Neverland)!

Also, watch “Tall Girl,” with Marco Schittone (Tuck Everlasting), out on Netflix now!

Check out pictures of Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton taking her first bow with Waitress on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Family Reunion,” with alum Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), has been renewed for a second season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

You can see Eila Francis (Dream Street) performing in You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown at JCC MetroWest in New Jersey this December! Get more details HERE.

In other regional news, Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast as Clara in Hunterdon Hills Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker! Congrats, Rachel! Get more information HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and The Lion King!

Bella May Mordus Makes Official MAKE BELIEVE Debut, Sekhmet Sisterhood’s Night of Broadway and 54 Sings Jonas Brothers Tonight, and more!

Congrats to Bella May Mordus, who made her official debut in Make Believe on Friday, going on for Kate! Check out pictures:

Tonight, Laurissa “Lala” Romain (South Pacific), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), and Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda) performed at The Green Room 42 as part of Sekhmet Sisterhood’s Night of Broadway! Get more details HERE.

Also tonight, Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) and Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) performed in 54 Sings Jonas Brothers at 54 Below! Find out more about that event HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Make Believe, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Lion King, and Dear Evan Hansen!















Auditions for UNKNOWN SOLDIER at Playwrights Horizons, (YOUNG) Performance Videos, and more!

Playwrights Horizons will present a new musical called Unknown Soldier in 2020, and they are holding Equity Principal Auditions! Get details on the audition on Playbill.com and get advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer on ActorAesthetic.com.

Here’s full performance video of Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle) from the most recent (YOUNG)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, Beetlejuice, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!






Ella Rubin’s Birthday, Julian Silva to Join “This Is Us” for Season 4, and more!

Happy birthday to Ella Rubin (The Rose Tattoo)! We hope you had a great day, Ella!

Congrats to alum Julian Silva (The Lion King), who is joining the cast of “This Is Us” for Season 4! Get more details on Variety.com.

Broadway Week begins tomorrow! Get 2-for-1 tickets for performances through September 16th HERE.

Tonight, Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) performed at The Green Room 42 as part of “Aged Out”! Get more details HERE, and stay tuned for videos!

A new season of “The Affair” is airing now, with Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Frozen, Waitress, and Make Believe!













Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian Reflect on WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME with The New York Times, Rachel Quiner to Perform in Hunterdon Hills Ballet’s THE NUTCRACKER, and more!

Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian reflected on their time with What the Constitution Means to Me with The New York Times, at the end of the show’s run!

Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will take part in Hunterdon Hills Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker in New Jersey this holiday season! Get more information HERE.

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Check out the group dance, as well as some additional routines also featuring GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), from last week’s episodes of “Dance Moms,” and tune into the season finale tonight!

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