Alumni Performing with Broadway Workshop at 54 Below, Video of Brandon Niederauer Playing The Iridium, and more!

Hayden Gelman (Dream Street), Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music LIVE), and Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Shrek) will sing with Broadway Workshop at 54 Below on August 2nd! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Here’s a clip of Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) playing the Iridium last month!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Really Rosie, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and Miss Saigon!

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Rileigh McDonald Cast in “The Sinner,” Austyn Johnson Books “Team Umizoomi” Role, and more!

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Congratulations to Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), who will recur on “The Sinner” on USA! Find out more:

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) has booked a role on “Team Umizoomi”! Congrats!

“Stranger Things,” with alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), returns for Season 2 on October 27th!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) is playing Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and more!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes!

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Lianah Sta. Ana’s Birthday, Happy Father’s Day, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon)! We hope you had a great day!

Happy Father’s Day! We want to shout out the dads who make sacrifices so their children can pursue their passions.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Play Like A Winner, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, School of Rock, Anastasia, and Marvin’s Room!

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Gabriel Rush on “Turn: Washington’s Spies” Tonight, Nicole Scimeca’s Instagram Takeover on Rising Talent Mag, and more!

Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot) was on “Turn: Washington’s Spies” at 9pm on AMC tonight!

Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) took over Rising Talent Magazine’s Instagram account today! Get more information:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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NEWSIES to Return to Movie Theaters, Broadway in Bryant Park Lineup Announced, and more!

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Newsies will return to movie theaters this summer! Get more details on Playbill.com.

This summer’s lineup for Broadway in Bryant Park is set to include Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Miss Saigon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and many others! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Nili Kepets (Dream Street) appears in this commercial for Luna Park Coney Island!

Alumni Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins), Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) have joined the cast of Happily: The Musical at New York Musical Festival! Check it out:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and School of Rock!

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Athan Sporek Departs A BRONX TALE, Tony Awards Yesterday Night, and more!

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Happy Trails to Athan Sporek (A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables), who played his final performance in A Bronx Tale yesterday! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

The Tony Awards were last night! Congratulations to all of the nominees and winners, especially our featured shows who performed, were nominated, and won!

Watch former Annies reunite for the show’s 40th anniversary below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Peyton Royce Lusk (Falsettos) will appear on “Nightcap” this Wednesday at 8/7c on PopTV!

Watch Falsettos perform on the Tony Awards below, as well as a trailer for when the show screens in movie theaters one month from today, on July 12th!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) spoke with us about her new American Girl movie! Read the interview HERE.

Here’s a full video of the Miss Saigon performance on the Tony Awards last night!

See if you can spot Reyna Guerra (Runaways) and Maxwell Vice (Runaways) performing with Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 on the Tony Awards! (They are seated on the bottom right.)

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Runaways, Waitress, Miss Saigon, Falsettos, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and School of Rock, including many from last night’s Tony Awards!

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FALSETTOS to Screen in Theaters July 12th, Pictures from ON YOUR FEET, and more!

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Falsettos will screen in movie theaters on July 12th! Look for your nearest theater HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Anastasia, Marvin’s Room, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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THE TRAVELING LADY Begins Previews, Zoe Wilson Joins PLAY LIKE A WINNER at NYMF, and more!

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Happy first preview to The Traveling Lady at the Cherry Lane Theater! Break a leg to Korinne Tetlow and the company!

Congratulations to Zoe Wilson (Three Days to See), who will star in New York Musical Festival’s Play Like a Winner! Get more information:

Go check out “Captain Underpants,” which includes ADR/background voices from Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE)!

Take a look at photo coverage from opening night of Animal at Atlantic Theater Company on TheaterMania.com and BroadwayWorld.com!

Lots of kids, including alumni Danielle Becht (Dream Street), Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis), Nili Kepets (Dream Street), Julia Lipzstein (Dream Street), and Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street), will be performing in A Class Act NY’s next cabaret, with Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess) hosting! Find out more:

Here’s a clip from The Public Theater’s gala!

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) has booked an episode of “Mysteries at the Museum” on Travel Channel! Here she is on set:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Miss Saigon, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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Drama Desk Awards Tonight, Kidz Theater 10th Anniversary Concert Featuring Several Alumni, and more!

Good luck to all of tonight’s Drama Desk Award nominees!

Tonight is Kidz Theater’s 10th anniversary concert, featuring alumni Luka Kain (South Pacific), Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple), Angeli Negron (Les Miserables), and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess)! Get more information on 54Below.com.

Watch Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) attempt to play a guitar using gloves, mittens, and oven mitts!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Anastasia, Waitress, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY and HOLIDAY INN Cast Albums Streaming Now, ANIMAL Extends Run, and more!

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The cast albums for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Holiday Inn are streaming now!

Animal has extended its run at Atlantic Theater Company! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Beada Briglia (Matilda), Evie Dolan (School of Rock), Alexa Shae Niziak (Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago, Dream Street), Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock), and Lucas Schultz (A Little Princess) have all joined the lineup for Henry, Sweet Henry at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

You can catch Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) in “Me, Myself, and I” on CBS this fall! Get more information on IMDb.com.

New York theatre industry professionals will get a sneak peek at PBS’s recording of Falsettos! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out these pictures from last Monday, when YBAN founder Lindsay saw School of Rock! Great job, everyone!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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