Fabi Aguirre Joins AcaPop, Ryan Sell to Appear on Season 4 of “House of Cards,” and more!

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Congratulations to Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables), who is joining AcaPop, a brand new a cappella group created by Pentatonix band member Scott Hoying and comprised entirely of kids!

Look for Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) in Season 4 of “House of Cards,” in an episode called “Chapter 66”!

Check out “Trolls: The Beat Goes On!” on Netflix, where you can hear Kyla Carter (Number the Stars) voicing the character of CJ Suki!

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INTRODUCING MY CHARACTER CJ SUKI! ⭐️ I am DJ Suki’s favorite niece! ⭐️ FINALLY, after waiting over a year you all can meet her today and hear me sing an original pop song in Season 4, “DJ Suki’s Got Talent!” I love her freckles and belly button rhinestone! 💚 . ⭐️Stay tuned to see lots of new episodes with CJ! Join the party on Netflix! New episodes of #dreamworkstrolls : The Beat Goes On! are now streaming! . #Trollsthebeatgoeson #dreamworks #dreamworkstrolls #cjsuki #djsuki #auntdj #dj #youhavealwaysbeenmyhero #myhero #itsallbecauseofyou #netflix #recurringgueststar #voiceoverartist #trollsthebeatgieaonseason4 #trollsthebeatgoesonfanart #dreamworksanimation #newepisodes #newseason #nowstreaming #trollsdreamworks #kylacarter #voiceactor #popsinger #professionalsinger #childactor #animatedseries @bonshumobloom @trolls @dreamworksanimation @trollsthebeatgoeson @kidsontourofficial @youngbwaynews

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If you listen closely while seeing Disney’s “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,” you can hear the voices of Broadway and tour kids and alumni Jordan Cole (School of Rock), Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), Landon Maas (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda tour), Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), and Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Tuck Everlasting, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman, Frozen, The Lion King, Waitress, and more, including photos from the recent Broadway Serves event!











CABARET FOR A CAUSE Videos, Alumni to Appear on Upcoming Episodes of “Sesame Street,” and more!

We now have more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) performing “Lifeboat”:

Check out Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) singing “Hold Me Now” and accompanying herself on guitar:

Several of our alumni are slated to guest star on two different episodes of “Sesame Street”! One of them will feature Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King), Eduardo Hernandez (Really Rosie, On Your Feet), and Tori Feinstein (Matilda), along with tour kid Ellie Poon (A Christmas Story tour). The other will feature Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) and Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock). Find out more below!

A holiday edition of Anastasia‘s Broadway.com vlog “Royal Misfits” is up on YouTube now! Watch below:

“The Son,” with alum Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), will return in June 2018! Get more details:

“The Punisher,” with Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once), will return for a second season!

Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!) has booked a voiceover gig! Here she is in the studio:

Also, Abbey was spotlighted on LoHud.com recently! Check out the article HERE.

A Christmas Story Live kids Hayley Shukiar and Marcello Silva are from the same town, and their town’s newspaper, the Thousand Oaks Acorn, featured them! Read the article on TOAcorn.com.

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) spoke about “The Greatest Showman” with MyTwinTiers.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live, Cabaret for a Cause, Frozen, School of Rock, and the original Broadway cast of A Christmas Story!

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Amadi Chapata’s Birthday, Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh Joins FRANKENSTEIN, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Amadi Chapata (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Amadi!

Congratulations to Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh, who has joined the cast of Frankenstein Off-Broadway! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Once On This Island was named one of Variety’s 10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2017! Check out the full list on Variety.com.

Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will star in the new Netflix show “On My Block”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Andy Walken talked with BroadwayWorld about the upcoming A Christmas Story Live! Read the interview HERE.

The girls of Frozen performed at 54 Below tonight with their co-star Robert Creighton! Get more information on 54Below.com.

Watch Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) sing the National Anthem at Madison Square Garden!

Check out this video of the kids of A Christmas Story Live chatting about getting cast in the show!

Watch Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) talk about her experience living with Crohn’s Disease!

We now have more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s the cast closing out the show with “You Will Be Found” from Dear Evan Hansen:

Watch Evie Dolan (School of Rock) sing and play “Praying” by Kesha!

Here’s Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins) singing “Avalanche”!

Finally, check out Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) performing “She Used To Be Mine”:

And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Story Live and School of Rock!

SCHOOL OF ROCK Production Photos, SAG Award Nominations Announced, and more!

Check out new production photos from School of Rock on BroadwayWorld.com.

The SAG Award nominations came out today, and several of the shows nominated feature our alumni! Congratulations to “This Is Us” and “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” both featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), and to “Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie).

The Utica Observer-Dispatch highlighted Allie Kiesel and A Christmas Story Live! Read the article on UticaOD.com.

In addition to the previously announced Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots) will also appear in the “Arkangel” episode on Season 4 of “Black Mirror”!

Check out these videos from this Monday’s Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) performing “Stand in the Light”!

Here’s Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story tour) singing “All Grown Up”!

Watch Alex and Iris Davies (The Sound of Music tour) sing “If You Fall”!

Amadi Chapata (School of Rock) performed in the opening number of Gypsy of the Year! Watch below:

Get an exclusive look at the choreography of A Christmas Story Live!

Watch Brooklyn Nelson (Frozen, Matilda) singing “Mary Did You Know” at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church this past Sunday!

Check out Serena Quadrato (Matilda) appearing on “Lip Sync Battle Shorties” back in October!

Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) makes a brief appearance in Dear Evan Hansen‘s “You Will Be Found” Virtual Choir!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause and A Christmas Story Live!


Jaden Waldman’s Birthday, Golden Globe Nominations, and more!

Happy birthday to Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)! We hope you had a great day, Jaden!

The Golden Globes nominations came out today! Congratulations to “The Greatest Showman,” featuring Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), Emerson Tate Alexander (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), Sawyer Niehaus (Fun Home), Rocco Wu (The King and I), and Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda); “Stranger Things,” featuring Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert); “The Post,” featuring Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street); “This Is Us” and “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” both featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King); and “Big Little Lies,” featuring Iain Armitage. Check out the full list of nominations on CNN.com!

Watch Laurel Griggs (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Once) and Violet Tinnirello (Chasing Rainbows workshop) on last weekend’s “Saturday Night Live”!

Check out the trailer for “The Post,” with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street)!

Also, here’s a sneak peek at “The Greatest Showman,” also featuring Austyn!

This makes me super excited!!! #thegreatestshowman

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Have you downloaded the Broadway Star Project holiday album yet? It features alumni Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock), Madeleine Pace (Once), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Merin McCallum (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Blake Devin Sheridan (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Bonale Fambrini (The King and I), Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), and Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King). Find out more:

Tonight is Cabaret for a Cause in New York City, with kids from Waitress, Fun Home, and more! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Anastasia, and Once On This Island!

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Ruth Righi Leaves SCHOOL OF ROCK, ENDANGERED Production Photos, and more!

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Happy Trails to Ruth Righi, who played her final performance in School of Rock this past Sunday! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Ruth!

Check out production photos from Endangered on BroadwayWorld.com!

Take a look at pictures from opening night of Shadowlands on BroadwayWorld.com!

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) has joined the lineup for Broadway: A Jewish American Legacy, which will take place on December 18th! Find out more on NYTF.org.

Tyler Wladis (A Christmas Story Live) is featured on Syracuse.com!

Check out photos of the Waitress company on Jason Mraz’s opening night on BroadwayWorld.com!

The first production photos from Once On This Island are available on Broadway.com!

Broadway.com also has pictures from the 20th anniversary celebration at The Lion King HERE!

School of Rock is holding open calls in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Charlotte! Get more details HERE.

Watch this new promo for A Christmas Story Live!

Check out Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis) modeling for Brooks Brothers!

Rachel Katzke is taking over the School of Rock Snapchat this week! Find out more:

Can’t wait to take over the insta and Snapchat!!!!! Stay tuned! @rachelkatzke #sormusical

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Watch this new video from Chloé Bryan (School of Rock)!

Check out Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) in the new trailer for “The Greatest Showman,” arriving in theaters December 20th!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Shadowlands, Endangered, A Christmas Story Live, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, and more!

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Mckayla Twiggs Departs ANASTASIA, Kenneth Aikens to Join THE LION KING, and more!

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Happy Trails to Mckayla Twiggs, who departed Anastasia this past Sunday! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Mckayla!

Kenneth Aikens will make his Broadway debut in The Lion King next month! Find out more:

Check out an article on “Imperfect,” a new single from Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) that was released today, as well as the music video, on HuffingtonPost.com!

Watch another edition of the Anastasia Broadway.com vlog “Royal Misfits” HERE!

Alexa Valentino (Number the Stars) has booked a pilot! Here she is on set:

“Angelica,” featuring Eliza Holland Madore (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Matilda, Once), hits theaters via limited release on November 17th! Get more details:

Watch Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) sing the iconic Frozen anthem “Let It Go” at Broadway Sessions!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Cabaret for a Cause!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Performance Videos, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at Broadway Sessions, and more!

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Check out these performance videos from Cabaret for a Cause:

The full cast performing “You Will Be Found” from Dear Evan Hansen, featuring soloists Sam Poon (Runaways, Macbeth, The King and I), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Billy Elliot, Evita), and Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda)!

Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) performing “Raining” from Rocky!

Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins) performing “Climbing Uphill” from The Last 5 Years!

Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory) performing “For Forever” from Dear Evan Hansen!

Watch Ryan Sell (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) perform “My Best Girl” from Mame at Broadway Sessions!

Watch Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) perform “Don’t Let Me Go” from Shrek at Broadway Sessions!

Bonale Fambrini (The King and I) will guest star on “Kevin Can Wait” next Monday at 9/8c on CBS!

“Transformers,” featuring Isabela Moner (Evita), arrives on Blu-Ray and DVD today!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Waitress, and Cabaret for a Cause!

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YBAN Interviews Christopher Paul Richards, Devin Trey Campbell Sets KINKY BOOTS Departure Date, and more!

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YBAN’s Lindsay talked to Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) ahead of tonight’s premiere of his new CBS show “Me, Myself & I” and the release of his new film “Professor Marston & The Wonder Women”! Read the interview HERE.

Devin Trey Campbell will depart Kinky Boots on October 22nd! Go see him before then if you can!

Here’s Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) singing “What It Means To Be A Friend” from 13 at Cabaret for a Cause!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Waitress, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, and A Bronx Tale!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Performance Videos and Broadway Flea Market Information, Ciela Elliott Joins OCCUPIED TERRITORIES, and more!

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Cabaret for a Cause will be on 45th Street in front of the Imperial Theater during Broadway Flea Market!

Also, check out all these videos from Cabaret for a Cause‘s event this week:

Emerson Steele (Violet) singing “Being Alive”:

Diego Lucano (School of Rock, Peace, Love and Cupcakes) singing “Reviewing the Situation”:

Carly Gendell (School of Rock) singing “Gimme Gimme”:

The full cast performing “You Will Be Found”:

Congratulations to Ciela Elliott, who has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of Occupied Territories! The show is set to run from October 20th to November 5th at 59E59.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now has a new block of tickets available through September 2018! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tickets for We Have A Voice, with lots of kids and teens from Broadway shows, are still on sale! Find out more:

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has a brand new single! Get it on iTunes now.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Anastasia, The Lion King, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Frozen, and Cabaret for a Cause!

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