Drama Desk Award Nominations Announcement Tomorrow, SAMARA Extends Run, and more!

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Remember to tune in to the Drama Desk Award nominations, streaming on TheaterMania beginning at 10am EST tomorrow morning! Get more details HERE.

Samara has extended its run through May 14th! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

Watch the full episode of “The Americans” featuring Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess) on FXNetworks.com!

Check out pictures of the cast of Waitress celebrating the show’s 1-year anniversary on BroadwayWorld.com!

The Lion King took home Best Presentation at this year’s BC/EFA Easter Bonnet Competition, and Sunday in the Park with George raised the second most amount of money! Find out more about the Easter Bonnet results on Playbill.com.

Gabby Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) has joined the cast of a reading of Pamela’s First Musical! Find out more about the reading and the show, based on a children’s book by Wendy Wasserstein, on Playbill.com.

Congratulations to Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), who has been cast in Marvin’s Room! The show will bow on Broadway this summer with Roundabout Theatre Company. Also, Luca talked about what it’s like to be a kid on Broadway on Backstage.com!

Take a look at some pictures from yesterday’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular for the role of Clara!



Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots) has booked his first horror film! Find out more and see some pictures of Jake on set:


Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins) and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) will host A Time To Shine on May 7th! The lineup includes Jeremy Todd Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story). Get more details:


I'm so excited to be doing a new cabaret on May 7 hosted by 2 of my good friends, Ethan Haberfield and Analise Scarpaci.

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Lianah Sta. Ana appears in Week 5 of the “American Dream” Broadway.com vlog at Miss Saigon! Watch it below:

Paul Luke Bonenfant will go on for Zack in School of Rock on April 28th, April 29th, and May 1st! Find out more in his Instagram post:


Come see me as Zack in @sormusical this Friday, Saturday, and Monday!! (28,29,1st) #guitar #broadwaykids @broadwayunderstudies

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And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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SAMARA Feature With Jasper Newell, “The Son” With Sydney Lucas Premieres Tonight, and more!

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Here’s Jasper Newell (Samara) sharing his thoughts on his show!

Tonight, “The Son” premieres on AMC at 9/8c, featuring Tony nominee Sydney Lucas (Fun Home)! Make sure to tune in!

“Stranger Things,” starring alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), is nominated for Show of the Year at the MTV Movies & TV Awards! Congrats! Get more information on Deadline.com.

Check out Sunday in the Park with George‘s Instagram stories, where Mattea Marie Conforti did a takeover today! Find out more in her post:


Also, “3 Generations,” featuring Mattea Marie Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), will arrive in theaters May 5th! Get more details:

“Going In Style,” with Jeremy Todd Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story), is in theaters now! Here’s a trailer:

You can catch Ellie Kim going on in the role of Katie in School of Rock on April 16th at 3pm! Find out more:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, School of Rock, Anastasia, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Sunday in the Park with George, and Amelie!

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FALSETTOS and RUNAWAYS on Yes Broadway’s Top 10 Theatre Experiences, Matildapalooza Coming Up Soon, and more!

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Keep an eye out for something new we are launching on January 2nd!

Falsettos and Runaways were both included on Yes Broadway’s Top 10 Theatre Experiences list! Check it out HERE.

Matildapalooza is coming up soon! It will take place at 54 Below on January 6th, February 3rd, and February 4th, and it will feature the girls who have starred as the title character in Matilda on Broadway. Here they are rehearsing for the event:


because they had found each other 💙 📸@dkabramson #matildasisters #matildapalooza #matildabroadway

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And here are pictures from the kids of On Your Feet, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, and Matilda!

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CAMP ROLLING HILLS Opens, Media Coverage from Broadway for Black Lives Matter, and more!

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Happy opening to the company of Camp Rolling Hills at the New York Musical Festival! Break a leg to all!

Read an article about Broadway for Black Lives Matter HERE, and check out photo coverage from the event featuring the kids of Runaways on Playbill.com. Also, check out a video below–go to 0:39 for the Runaways cast!

Giuseppe Bausilio (Newsies, Billy Elliot, Irving Berlin’s America), Joshua Colley (Newsies, Les Miserables, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown), David Guzman (Newsies), Jacob Guzman (Newsies), Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), and Zachary Unger (Newsies, Chaplin, Big Fish) have joined a Newsies reunion concert at 54 Below on August 21st! Get more details on 54Below.com.

BuzzFeed highlighted the Broadway roots of Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), both currently starring in “Stranger Things” on Netflix! Read the article HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trip of Love, The Gold, School of Rock, New York Spectacular, and Matilda!









THE GOLD Opening Night, Paul Luke Bonenfant Joins SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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Congratulations to the company of The Gold on their opening night tonight at the New York Musical Festival! Get more details about the show HERE.

Congrats to Paul Luke Bonenfant, who has joined the cast of School of Rock as a swing! Find out more on his Playbill Vault page.

Please help Fun Home alum Oscar Williams and his family by reading their story, sharing it, and donating if you can on YouCaring.com.

Check out photo coverage of Broadway Barks on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch Nia Sioux‘s (Trip of Love) AOL Build interview HERE!

Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) returns to “Mistresses” tonight at 10pm! Get more details on his Facebook event.

In this video, Vincent Crocilla (New York Spectacular) tells you the Top 5 Things To Do In NYC!

Check out this video of Savannah Grace Elmer (Matilda tour), Ava Briglia (Matilda), Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables), and Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda tour) performing “If Only You Would Listen” from School of Rock at Cabaret for a Cause!

Here are the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, including featured vocalists Heidi Gray (Annie tour), Beada Briglia (Matilda), and Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess); featured vocalist and guitarist Corinne Wilson (School of Rock); and ASL translator Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory) performing “Fight Song” with American Sign Language!

Here’s Alaina Johnston performing “Hear No Evil” at Cabaret for a Cause!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tink!, Runaways, On Your Feet, Matilda, School of Rock, New York Spectacular, Trip of Love, Les Miserables, and Waitress!













Live Stream of #BWAY4BLM Concert Tonight, CABARET FOR A CAUSE Video, and more!

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Watch tonight’s #BWAY4BLM concert, featuring the kids of Runaways, via live stream on BroadwayBlack.com!

Check out this video of Kaeli Ware performing “For You” at Cabaret for a Cause!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, Fun Home, Kinky Boots, Trip of Love, New York Spectacular, Falsettos, Ruthless!, School of Rock, and On Your Feet!















RUNAWAYS Cast Participates in Menken Mixtape, Transport Group PETER PAN Cast Announced, and more!

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The cast of Runaways took part in Menken Mixtape tonight at 7pm in City Center’s Grand Tier Lobby! Get more details in the Facebook post below:

The cast of the Transport Group’s Peter Pan concert has been announced! It will include Zoe Wilson (Three Days to See) as Wendy, Ashton Woerz (Pippin, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) as John, and Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown) as Michael. Gavin Swartz (Matilda), Ian Saraceni (Matilda, The King and I), Noah Baird (Matilda), Meliki Hurd (Matilda), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), and Evan Gray (Matilda) will play Lost Boys. Get more information on TheaterMania.com!

Watch Slash surprise the School of Rock kids on RollingStone.com!

Check out photo coverage from rehearsals for Tink! on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Ace the Case,” a new film featuring Ripley Sobo (Runaways, Matilda, Once), is coming to select theaters and VOD on August 26th! Get more information on EW.com.

Get $35 tickets for Trip of Love HERE using the code TLNIA712!

Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) shows her daily makeup routine in her latest YouTube video!

Check out this commercial for Madame Tussaud’s Ghostbusters Dimension featuring Bonale Fambrini (The King and I)!

Madame Tussauds Ghostbusters Experience from Modern Filmworks on Vimeo.

Here’s Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock) singing the National Anthem at Madison Square Garden!

We have a lot of performance videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Mari Dudash performing “Tunglio”!

Check out Kamryn Beck performing “Piece by Piece”!

Here’s Jade Cloud and Marilé Marzo performing “When She Came Back”!

Check out Lexi Wynn performing “You’ll Find a Way”!

Here’s Sasha Bukary performing “Control”!

Check out Hailey LaBar, Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess) performing “Opening Up” from Waitress!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tink!, School of Rock, Lisa and Leonardo, New York Spectacular, and the Broadway with Love event!










RUNAWAYS Cast To Reunite in August, Pictures from SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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The cast of Runaways will reunite on August 1st to perform with other Broadway stars in an event to support the Black Lives Matter movement! Get more details on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Trip of Love, New York Spectacular, Matilda, and Cabaret for a Cause!















MOTOWN First Preview, Nia Sioux Begins TRIP OF LOVE Run, and more!

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Break a leg to the company of Motown, which began previews tonight!

Also, break a leg to Nia Sioux for her opening tonight in Trip of Love! Read TheaterMania’s interview with her about the show HERE.

Check out closing night pictures from Runaways on TheaterMania.com!

Catch Alexandria Suarez (On Your Feet) and Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) in Broadway Stands Up for Freedom on July 18th! Get more details about the event on TheaterMania.com.

The kids of Finding Neverland and Motown will take part in this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park! Check out the full lineup on BroadwayWorld.com.

Motown has announced that it will offer student rush tickets! Get more information below:


Also, check out a sneak peek of the show below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Here’s video of Tori Murray (Ruthless!) on “Live at Five”! (Go to 4:45 for Tori’s part specifically.)

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dream Street, School of Rock, New York Spectacular, Fun Home, and Motown!





Tori Murray’s 54 Below Show This Week, Luca Padovan in NYMF’s “Still Ready,” and more!

Get your tickets for Tori Murray‘s (Ruthless!) 54 Below show this Thursday at 7pm on 54Below.com! Also, Tori was interviewed by BroadwayWorld about her cabaret show, among other things–read that HERE!

Reminder! Catch Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies) in Still Ready: Rob Rokicki in Concert at New York Musical Festival on July 31st and August 2nd! Get more information on the Facebook event.

Zane King Beers (Macbeth) will appear during the ESPY Awards this Wednesday, July 13th, at 8pm! Get more details:

Broadway Showbiz sat down with Abigail Shapiro (Liberty) to talk about her show! Watch the interview HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Runaways, School of Rock, Matilda, She Loves Me, New York Spectacular, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!