PANAMA HATTIE Closes at York Theatre Company, Jacob Michael Laval Featured in US Chess, and more!

Happy Trails to Kylie Kuioka and the cast of Panama Hattie at York Theatre Company! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Kylie!

Did you know that Jacob Michael Laval (The Rose Tattoo) likes to play chess? He’s currently featured in US Chess!

“Ghostwriter,” with Amadi Chapata (School of Rock), is now streaming on Apple TV+!

Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) has been cast in Noises Off in Demarest, NJ! Get tickets HERE.

Congratulations to Zachary Unger (Big Fish, Chaplin, Newsies), who guest starred on “The Blacklist” this week!

Take a look at the Beetlejuice curtain call from Halloween night, when Presley Ryan went on as Lydia, as well as some highlights from the show’s Black & White Ball with TodayTix!

Congrats to Korinne Tetlow (The Traveling Lady, If Only), who just completed a workshop and industry performance of Once Upon A One More Time!

Mehret Marsh (Tina) has joined the lineup for “Rockers on Broadway,” happening on November 11th!

You can hear the voice of Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) in the series “The Paper Girls Show,” coming soon to Amazon!

Here’s a new Queen medley from Acapop! KIDS with Aliyah Mastin (The Lion King)!

The new Britney Spears musical Once Upon A One More Time is holding an EPA for all roles, including one for an 8-10 year old girl! Get audition information for day 1, day 2, and day 3, as well as advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer!

Andy Walken (A Christmas Story Live) guest starred on this week’s episode of “Modern Family”!

Congrats from Delaney Quinn (Waitress), who recently filmed a segment for “The View”! Here’s the full video:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Frozen, Dear Evan Hansen, Waitress, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, for all the women who thought they were Mad, and more, including lots of pictures from the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway celebrating Halloween!










“The Grief of Others” with Jeremy Shinder and Oona Laurence Now Playing, Nicholas Barasch Joins A CHILD’S CHRISTMAS IN WALES Off-Broadway, and more!

Go see “The Grief of Others,” with Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) and Oona Laurence (Matilda), now playing in limited release!

You can catch Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) in A Child’s Christmas in Wales Off-Broadway this holiday season! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

Young Broadway Actor News’ founder Lindsay is heading to BroadwayCon in January 2019! We are so excited to celebrate the Broadway community and meet all of you!

Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) vlogged with her sisters while they took part in Jordan Matter’s 24-Hour Photo Challenge!

Here’s a sneak peek at Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) appearing on “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”!

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

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, School of Rock, and Once On This Island!






“A Bread Factory, Part Two” with Jeremy Shinder and “Viper Club” with Mattea Conforti Out Today, Oona Laurence and Austyn Johnson Join “Lost Girls,” and more!

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“A Bread Factory, Part Two,” featuring Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story), arrives in New York City and Los Angeles today, and “Viper Club,” with Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), hits theaters today as well!

Oona Laurence (Matilda) and Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) have been cast in the upcoming Netflix project “Lost Girls”! Get more details on HollywoodReporter.com.

The upcoming Michael Jackson musical is holding EPAs for its developmental lab for next year! Get audition information HERE, and get advice on how to be seen at an Equity audition as a Non-Equity actor HERE.

Tune in to “Mickey’s 90th Spectacular” at 8/7c on November 4th to see Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) make an appearance with his sister!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Hard Problem, School of Rock, Anastasia, What the Constitution Means to Me, Once On This Island, Frozen, and The Lion King!










INNER VOICES, Feat. Finn Douglas in THE COSTUME, Begins Previews; Opening Night Photo Coverage from THE FERRYMAN; and more!

Happy first preview to Inner Voices, a series of solo works including The Costume, which stars Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)! Break a leg, Finn! Also, check out production photos on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out photos from the opening night party for The Ferryman on BroadwayWorld.com, and photo coverage from opening night bows on TheaterMania.com and BroadwayWorld.com! Also, watch the sizzle reel for The Ferryman below:

Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) will take part in a Q&A for his new film “The Grief of Others” on November 3rd!

Tonight, Emerson Davis (Once On This Island) and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) are performing in the concert presentation of The Me Nobody Knows at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) and Zoe Wilson (The Pill, Play Like a Winner, Three Days to See) took part in the DGF Fellows’ presentation of the new musical XY!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Costume at Inner Voices, Beetlejuice, The Lion King, School of Rock, and Once On This Island!






Eric A. Walker Jr. Joins KINKY BOOTS, Videos from BACK TO BEFORE at 54 Below, and more!

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Please welcome Eric A. Walker Jr., who joins Kinky Boots this week!

Check out these videos of former Broadway kids performing in “Back to Before” at 54 Below!

Keaton Whittaker (A Little Night Music) singing “The Miller’s Son”:

Emily Klein (Parade) singing “Do It Alone”:

Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime) singing “Back to Before”:

Danielle Melanie Brown (Les Miserables) singing “I Dreamed A Dream”:

Kathryn Faughnan (Mary Poppins) singing “Being Mrs. Banks”:

David Gabriel Lerner (Mary Poppins) singing “Feed the Birds”:

Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE) just finished filming a music video for her new single “Smile”! Look for it very soon!

Jillian Lebling (Once) will appear in Our Town with Possum Point Players in Delaware! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

A Mrs. Doubtfire musical is in development! Get more information HERE.

Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) will appear in two films this fall: “Bread Factory: Part 2,” out in NYC and LA on October 26th, and “The Grief of Others,” out in NYC and LA on November 2nd!

Gettin’ The Band Back Together is offering student rush! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, School of Rock, and Gettin’ The Band Back Together!






Tony Awards List of Winners and Coverage, Free RUNAWAYS Performance Tomorrow, and more!

Congratulations to Once On This Island and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on their wins at last night’s Tony Awards! View the entire list on NYTimes.com.

If you missed the Tonys last night, or just want to watch it again, you can check out the full ceremony via CBS.com; find out more on BroadwayWorld!

Here’s the cast of Once On This Island performing:

We also have the full performance from Mean Girls, with alum Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime)!

Here’s the company of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child accepting their Tony Award for Best Play:

And here’s Once On This Island accepting Best Revival of a Musical!

Tomorrow, Runaways will present a free performance at the Delacorte Theater, courtesy of The Public Theater! You can get information about tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, Frozen, School of Rock, and more, including lots of Tony-related photos!

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RUNAWAYS Gala Staging Cast Announced, Broadway in the Boros and Tony Awards Performance Lineups, and more!

The full cast for next week’s Public Theater gala staging of Runaways has been announced, and it features many of the Encores! cast members from 2016, as well as several new cast members, some of whom are Broadway and tour alumni! Take a look at the full list of performers on Playbill.com.

A Bronx Tale, Once On This Island, and Kinky Boots will be among the shows taking part in Broadway in the Boros this summer! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

The casts of Frozen and Once On This Island will perform at the Tony Awards this Sunday! Get more details HERE.

Ayla Schwartz‘s (Frozen) mom Elaine chatted about raising a child actress on Broadway with KidGooRoo.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of Anastasia, Waitress, and School of Rock!

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Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations Announced, Free Encore Performance of RUNAWAYS, and more!

Frozen, 1984, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Once On This Island, Anastasia, Waitress, and Kinky Boots have all been nominated for Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards! Check out the full list on Broadway.com.

Runaways will have a free encore performance! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Olivia Bond (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) finished her run on “MasterChef Junior” just short of the Top 5. We’re so proud of you, Olivia!

❌SPOILER ALERT❌ I didn’t make it to the semi finales. 😭 Masterchef Junior has been an experience of a lifetime. It has taught me so much, and I’ve had a blast working on it. I have made so many new friends, and it is the best thing that’s ever happened to me. And I promise, I will keep on cooking, and perfect those macarons! 😂I just wanted to thank some very special people who have helped me throughout my masterchef journey! My Mom & Dad…They have done so much and I wouldn’t be where I am today without them. They have supported me so much! 💕I would love to thank my little brother & Big Sis, Remy. I loved having you, (my best friend) on masterchef with me! 💖 and Damian, you have given me so much support, and I couldn’t ask for a better brother! ❤️ love ya! 😘 I would like to thank the extraordinary, Karolina. You have helped me get where I am today, you met me the second day I was born, and I love you so much! 💗I would like to thank My godmother, Lin, my sister from another mister, Katrina, & her parents Jeff and Lizztte. Everyone has helped me so much on this jouney! And I wanted to thank my friends, for being there for me. My masterchef Junior friends and my new and old friends. I just wanted to say thank you💗😘

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Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) will promote her new EP at Rockwood Music Hall!

Check out these performance videos from Tunes in Times Square!

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Also, here are pictures from Tunes in Times Square!


And check out this picture from the kids of School of Rock!

THE LION KING Open Call at the Apollo Theater Today, Alyssa Marvin Guest Stars on “A Crime to Remember,” and more!

Break a leg to all those who attended the open call for The Lion King today at the Apollo Theater!

Congrats to Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars, Dream Street), who recently guest starred on an episode of “A Crime to Remember” on Investigation Discovery!

Nicole Scimeca was recognized during Anastasia‘s 400th performance for performing 398 out of the show’s 400 performances!

Here’s an article where Olivia Bond (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and her sister Remy chat about competing on “MasterChef Junior”!

Check out this picture of the cast of Runaways rehearsing for the Public Theater gala! Be sure to get your tickets!

The cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child met J.K. Rowling!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, School of Rock, and Once On This Island!

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National Swing Day, Lianah Sta. Ana to Perform in MuseMatch XI at 54 Below, and more!

Today is National Swing Day! We salute the hardworking swings of School of Rock: Michael Cascetta, Sophia Kekllas, Ellie Kim, and Colin Lauri.

Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon) has joined the lineup for “MuseMatch XI: A Musical Theater Blind Date” at 54 Below on January 19th! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Check out photo coverage from Sara Bareilles’s second opening night in Waitress on BroadwayWorld.com! Also, you can now purchase Waitress tickets through the end of the year! Get more information HERE.

Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story) has a new web show called “Problem Solved”! Find out more in our post from earlier today HERE.

BroadwayCon update: Here’s a list of the kids you can catch at BroadwayCon this year, and find out when you can see each of them HERE:

  • Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess)
  • Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos)
  • Ben Cook (Ragtime, Billy Elliot)
  • Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda)
  • Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda)
  • Georgi James (Annie, Billy Elliot, A Tale of Two Cities)
  • Griffin Birney (Fun Home)
  • Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale, Ragtime on Ellis Island)
  • Lennon Nate Hammond (Fun Home tour)
  • Levi Buksbazen (School of Rock)
  • Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda)
  • Madison Zamor (Dream Street, Radio City Christmas Spectacular)
  • Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story)
  • Noah Hinsdale (Finding Neverland, Fun Home)
  • Oscar Williams (Fun Home)
  • Pierson Salvador (Fun Home tour)
  • Rachel Katzke (School of Rock)
  • Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting)
  • Sydney Lucas (Fun Home)
  • Walden Sullivan (School of Rock)
  • Zachary Unger (Newsies, Big Fish, Chaplin)
  • Zachary Zwelling (School of Rock)
  • Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home, Really Rosie)

Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale, Ragtime on Ellis Island), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Joshua Turchin (The Pill), Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), and Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), along with tour kid Molly Richardson (Matilda) and Joshua’s sister Shaina, got together recently for another session of Broadway Kids Jam! Get more details:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, School of Rock, Once On This Island!

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