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!

Photo Credit: Lauren Adler




TINA Opens on Broadway, A CHRISTMAS CAROL Begins Previews, and more!

Happy Opening to the company of Tina! Break a leg, everyone!

Break a leg as well to A Christmas Carol, which begins previews tonight!

Get your tickets HERE to see Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda) and Leonay Shepherd (Little Miss Sunshine) in Kidz Theater’s A Chorus Line this December!

Check out photo coverage from “Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway,” with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen), on Broadway.com!

Roman Engel (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appears in the new Apple TV+ show “Helpsters,” from the creators of “Sesame Street”!

Bella May Mordus (Make Believe, The Ferryman) recently filmed a commercial!

And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Carol and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

“Switched” at 54 Below on November 22, “A Time to Rock” at The Green Room 42 on November 9, and more!

Alumni including Audrey Bennett (Amelie, Frozen), Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime), Jordan Cole (School of Rock), Emerson Davis (Once On This Island), Katherine Leigh Doherty (Mary Poppins, A Little Night Music), Kathryn Faughnan (Mary Poppins), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street), Kylie Kuioka (Panama Hattie), Ellen Marlow (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), Keaton Whittaker (A Little Night Music), and Brynn Williams (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, In My Life, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, 13, Bye Bye Birdie) will take part in “Switched” at 54 Below on November 22nd! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Kids from the Broadway and national tour casts of School of Rock will take part in “A Time to Rock” this Saturday, November 9th, at The Green Room 42! Get tickets HERE.

Willow McCarthy (The Ferryman, 1984, Matilda) and Carly Gold (The Ferryman) will host the “Bringing Broadway ‘To The Stage'” cabaret in January 2020!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, The Inheritance, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Forbidden Broadway!

THE UNDERLYING CHRIS Begins Previews, Fina Strazza Guest Stars on “Madam Secretary,” and more!

Happy first preview to The Underlying Chris! Break a leg!

Congrats to Fina Strazza (Matilda, Animal), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Madam Secretary”!

Young Broadway Actor News is bringing you a look at the brand new Harmony Helper app! Check out the press release HERE.

“The Assistant,” featuring Sophie Knapp (Once, A Little Princess, Dream Street), will arrive in theaters in January! Get more details on Deadline.com.

“Nostalgic Christmas,” a brand new Hallmark Christmas movie with Jenna Weir (Frozen), will premiere on Halloween!

Andrew Barth Feldman and the Evan Hansens of London, Toronto, and the US Tour performed “For Forever” to celebrate the first performance of Dear Evan Hansen in London!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of for all the women who thought they were Mad, Fear, Frozen, and more, including lots of photos of Broadway and Off-Broadway kids celebrating Halloween!

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!









YBAN at OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, THE WHO’S TOMMY to Return to Broadway, and more!

Yesterday, I saw the Off-Broadway hit Our Dear Dead Drug Lord; great job, Michaela Perez! The show just extended again, this time through January 5, 2020!

The Who’s Tommy will return to Broadway! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Off-Broadway alumni Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) and Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle) will perform at the special Halloween-themed “A Time To Shine” cabaret this weekend!

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Tina!







THE ROSE TATTOO Opens on Broadway, FEAR and FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD Begin Previews, and more!

Happy Opening to The Rose Tattoo! Break a leg, everyone!

Happy first preview to Fear at the Lucille Lortel Theatre and to for all the women who thought they were Mad, which had its first preview at Soho Rep last night!

Our Dear Dead Drug Lord has extended its run again, this time through November 3rd! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) will reprise her role for the national tour of What the Constitution Means to Me when it stops in Los Angeles and Chicago! Find out more on LATimes.com.

Keira Belle Young (The Pain of My Belligerence) has been cast in this year’s A Christmas Story national tour! Congrats!

The second episode of Andrew Barth Feldman’s Dear Evan Hansen vlog is here!

Also, here’s new footage from the show with Andrew!

Mateo Lizcano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast as Link in his school’s production of Hairspray! Performances are set for March 2020. Get tickets HERE!

Check out photos from the first preview of Tina on Playbill.com!

Jamilah Rosemond (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) appeared in a sketch on last week’s episode of “Saturday Night Live” with David Harbour!

Here’s video of the cast of A Christmas Carol meeting for the first time!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Beetlejuice, Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Forbidden Broadway, Waitress, and Tina!














TINA Begins Previews and Announces Digital Lottery, Equity Auditions for THE BEDWETTER and THE MUSIC MAN, and more!

Happy first preview to Tina! Break a leg! The show has also announced a digital lottery; get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Atlantic Theater Company’s upcoming production of The Bedwetter is holding Equity Principal Auditions this month! Get more details on the October 18th call, as well as the Institutional Off-Broadway EPA on October 23rd and advice for attending an EPA as a non-Equity performer!

The Music Man is holding Equity Chorus Calls later this month for dancers and singers ages 8-17! Find out more about the calls on October 16th for Female Dancers and Male Dancers, as well as the calls on October 23rd for Female Singers and Male Singers; and get advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE!

Dear Evan Hansen will hold an open casting call in Los Angeles for performers ages 17+! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) has joined “Broadway Close Up: I Won’t Grow Up,” a concert at Kaufman Music Center later this month! Get more information HERE.

The cast of Dear Evan Hansen will perform at the TIME 100 Health Summit! Find out more on Time.com.

Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music) has been cast in “The Stand,” an upcoming CBS All Access limited series! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The Beetlejuice cast album is now available on CD! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Let It Snow,” starring Broadway alum Isabela Moner (Evita) will arrive on Netflix on November 8th!

Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular) has been cast in the upcoming Netflix movie “Yes Day”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Eric A. Walker Jr. (Kinky Boots) has booked a commercial!

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

Photo Credit: Jack Pravda

Photo Credit: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Sophia Anne Caruso Featured in Vogue Australia, Alyssa Marvin Joins PIE LESSONS at NY International Fringe Festival, and more!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) is featured in Vogue Australia! Read now!

Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars, Dream Street) will perform in Pie Lessons at the NY International Fringe Festival, October 25th through November 3rd! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

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







Photo Coverage of Hillary Clinton’s Visit to FROZEN, Pictures from THE LION KING, and more!

The cast of Frozen recently received a visit from Hillary Clinton! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

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