Mattea Marie Conforti Joins SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, Peyton Royce Lusk Guest Stars on “The Affair,” and more!

Congratulations to Mattea Marie Conforti (Matilda), who has joined the cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Congrats to Peyton Royce Lusk (Falsettos), who guest starred on “The Affair” last night!

The Shapiro Sisters, Abigail (Liberty, Grinch) and Milly (Charlie Brown, Matilda), will sing at Feinstein’s/54 Below with Broadway Against Bullying! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out a picture of the full cast of The Mother of Invention on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch the curtain call from last Saturday’s 8000th performance of The Lion King below!

Shannon Harrington (Women Without Men) is now appearing in a Verizon commercial! Watch it below:

Check out this promo for “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, The Lion King, and Kinky Boots!

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THE LION KING Plays 8000th Performance Tonight, “Beaches” Remake on Lifetime Tonight, and more!

Congratulations to the company of The Lion King, which played its 8000th performance last night! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Tonight, the “Beaches” remake featuring Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story) and Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) aired at 8pm on Lifetime! Congrats!

Colin Critchley (New York Spring Spectacular, Waiting for Godot, Kinky Boots) will be seen in the upcoming films “Breaking Brooklyn” and “Life Now, Life Then”! Get more details on his IMDb page.

Congrats to Isabella Russo (The Mother of Invention, School of Rock), who has booked an NBC pilot! Find out more on Deadline.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Everybody, On Your Feet, and Waitress!

 

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FALSETTOS Cast to Perform at Barnes & Noble, Vote for Gaten Matarazzo in the Shorty Awards, and more!

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Anthony Rosenthal and his Falsettos co-stars will perform at Barnes & Noble to celebrate the release of their cast album! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

Vote for Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) in the Shorty Awards HERE!

Congratulations to Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), who has joined Matilda on tour!

Cate Elefante (Waitress) chats with The Broadway Wiz about her Broadway role HERE!

Alexa Shae Niziak (Women Without Men, Matilda, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, A Christmas Story), as well as Godspell Cast of 2032 alum Montana Byrne, has booked a web series! Find out more:

Alumni Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), and Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables) are part of the School of Rock promo team! Watch a recent performance here:

Watch the Broadway Matildas perform “When I Grow Up” at Matildapalooza in the video below!

Happy National Equity Swing Day! We honor all past and present Broadway kid swings, like Ellie Kim, Paul Luke Bonenfant, Ava Della Pietra, and Jason Kisare, pictured below at School of Rock!

Our founder Lindsay hung out with Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) in LA last night and had a blast! Here they are together:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, The Lion King, The Mother of Invention, Anastasia, and Kinky Boots!

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Christopher Convery’s Birthday, A BRONX TALE on “Today Show,” and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots), who turned 9 over the weekend! We hope you had a great day, Christopher!

Watch the cast of A Bronx Tale perform on the “Today Show” on Today.com or below!

Grayson Taylor (Mothers and Sons, New York Spring Spectacular) guest starred on “Late Night with Stephen Colbert” last night! Watch below:

Broadway Week starts today! There’s still time to get 2-for-1 tickets HERE!

The season premiere of “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), is now airing March 7th! Get more details on TVGuide.com.

Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) and Jaidyn Young (Annie) are bringing their cabaret back to Southern California! Find out more:

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will play a show on February 1st at the Cutting Room! Get tickets HERE.

Tonight, former Broadway kids including alumni Brynn Williams (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, In My Life, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, 13, Bye Bye Birdie), Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie), and Emerson Steele (Violet) took the stage at 54 Below! Get more information HERE.

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

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Video from “Matildapalooza,” “The Americans” to Premiere March 5th, and more!

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Watch the Broadway Matildas sing “You Matter To Me” at “Matildapalooza” on Tumblr!

“The Americans,” starring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), will premiere March 5th at 10/9c on FX! Get more details on TVSeriesFinale.com.

Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) shares her Broadway story with Justice in the video below!



Over the weekend, lots of Broadway kids joined together to support PEN America! Here’s Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas) singing the National Anthem at the event:

Here’s a clip from performing the national anthem yesterday!

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BroadwayCon will host two back-to-back Broadway Kid panels! Lineups now include Ava Briglia (Matilda), Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda), Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Heidi Gray (Annie tour), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), Jake Lucas (The King and I, Newsies), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), Allie Trimm (Bye Bye Birdie, 13), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King). Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, The Lion King, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

 

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“The Bishops” Reading Adds Extra Performance, Mehret Marsh on “What Would You Do?,” and more!

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The reading of The Bishops, featuring Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), now has two performances! The show will perform on January 19th and January 21st. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Mehret Marsh (The Lion King) and Theo Silverman (Once tour) on “What Would You Do?” in the video below!

Ava Briglia (Matilda) has a few voiceover projects and a Discovery TV project on the way! Find out more:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Waitress, and The Lion King!

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A BRONX TALE To Record Cast Album, Sydney Lucas in Reading of MARY & MAX, and more!

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A Bronx Tale is getting a cast album! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) took part in a reading of the new musical Mary & Max! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

The cast of Holiday Inn recorded their cast album! Find out more on Broadway.com.

In case you missed it, watch the Claritin commercial featuring Madyson Pellegrino (Dream Street) and Evan Gray (Matilda) below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Falsettos, and Matilda!

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Photo Coverage from “Matildapalooza,” Madyson Pellegrino in Claritin Commercial, and more!

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Check out photo coverage from “Matildapalooza,” a reunion of all the Broadway Matildas, on BroadwayWorld.com!

Madyson Pellegrino (Dream Street) is in a new Nick At Nite commercial for Claritin! Watch it below:


Check out the final episode of “Looks Not Books,” the Matilda Broadway.com vlog, HERE!

Watch the final curtain for Falsettos on Playbill.com!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) took part in the opening of the Golden Globes! Watch below:

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

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Isabella Russo Joins THE MOTHER OF INVENTION, Trailer for “The Comedian,” and more!

Isabella Russo (School of Rock) has joined the cast of Off-Broadway’s The Mother of Invention! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s the trailer for “The Comedian,” featuring Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), set to be released on February 3rd!

Darius Kaleb (Motown, A Raisin in the Sun) discussed “Luke Cage” with Teenplicity.com!

Watch the full video of On Your Feet performing at “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Former Broadway Kids, All Grown Up!” is coming up soon at 54 Below, featuring former Broadway child actors! Performers include alumni Emerson Steele (Violet), Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie), and Brynn Williams (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, In My Life, Grinch, 13, Bye Bye Birdie). Get more information on 54Below.com.

Here’s a trailer for “The New Edition Story,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King)!


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fiddler on the Roof, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, On Your Feet, Falsettos, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, and Waitress!

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YBAN at The King and I Tour in LA, Pictures from WAITRESS, and more!

YBAN’s Lindsay saw the national tour of The King and I in Los Angeles last night, featuring alumni Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots), Tony Marin (The King and I), Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie), and Adriana Braganza (The King and I)! Great job, everyone! Check out Lindsay’s photos below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress, Matilda, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and The Lion King!

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