CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Announces Cast Album and Rush Policy, ANNIE Celebrates 40th Anniversary, and more!

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has announced that they will record a cast album and that they will begin a policy for rush tickets! Get more details about both on TheaterMania.com.

Happy 40th Anniversary to Annie, which originally opened on Broadway on this day in 1977!

“Shadowhunters,” starring Broadway alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), has been renewed for its third season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The casts of Kinky Boots, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, and many other shows will perform at this year’s Easter Bonnet Competition! In addition, Waitress and Sunday in the Park with George will be among the shows honored in a bonnet parade. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) featured in US Weekly!


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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Miss Saigon, Amelie, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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KINKY BOOTS Celebrates Four Years on Broadway, Opening Night Video from AMELIE, and more!

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The cast of Kinky Boots recently celebrated the show’s fourth anniversary on Broadway! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

Watch the stars of Amelie celebrate the show’s opening night in this video from TheaterMania!

Cate Elefante (Waitress) is featured on People.com! Check it out:


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

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Mckayla Twiggs Joins At This Performance Lineup, Christopher Convery on “The Blacklist: Redemption” Tonight, and more!

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Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once) has joined the lineup of At This Performance on April 2nd, along with the previously announced Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon)! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) was on “The Blacklist: Redemption” at 10pm on NBC tonight! Here’s a picture of him on set:

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) will star in the upcoming podcast series “The Ghost of Jessica Majors”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon) chatted with TFC Balitang America about her show in this video:

Sean Reda (Les Miserables) will appear alongside Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) in The Secret Garden in Denver!

Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Shrek) will star in the upcoming live action musical film “The Twelve Dancing Princesses”! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

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


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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Kids Featured on Broadway.com, Pictures from A BRONX TALE, and more!

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The Charlies of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are featured on Broadway.com!

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

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Sneak Peek at A BRONX TALE Cast Album, Josiah Jacoby Performing at Quintessence Professional Theatre, and more!

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Listen to a sneak peek of “I Like It” from the upcoming cast album of A Bronx Tale, sung by Hudson Loverro, on BroadwayWorld.com!

You can see Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street) in Love’s Labour’s Lost at Quintessence Professional Theatre in Philadelphia, PA, through the end of April! Here’s a production photo:

Check out an exclusive interview with Isabela Moner (Evita) on ETOnline.com!

Take a look at pictures from the recent TDF gala honoring Kinky Boots on TheaterMania.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Sunday in the Park with George, and Miss Saigon!

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Jillian Lebling’s Short Film To Play San Francisco, TheaterMania’s Kids’ Night On Broadway Pictures, and more!

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“Sleeptalker,” a short film written, directed, produced, and edited by and featuring Jillian Lebling (Once) will be shown in San Francisco this month! Congrats, Jillian! Get more information on AlbanyFilmFest.org.

Check out pictures from Kids’ Night On Broadway on TheaterMania.com!

Congratulations to Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos), and young theater critic Iain Armitage, who all made YesBroadway.org’s Top 40 Under 40 list! Check it out on YesBroadway.org.

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

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MISS SAIGON Begins Previews, YBAN Alumni Take Part in DIARY OF A WIMPY KID Reading, and more!

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Break a leg to the company of Miss Saigon on their first preview tonight!

Several of our alumni took part in a recent reading of Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), David Rosenthal (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), and Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) were among the young actors who took part. Check out pictures:

Take a look at photo coverage from Kids’ Night On Broadway last night on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch Mimi Ryder (Matilda) and Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) in this new Sprout commercial!

Here’s Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) in a music video for “Good Girl Winnie Foster”!

Congrats to Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked “What Would You Do?”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Anastasia, The Lion King, Waitress, Sunday in the Park with George, Kinky Boots, and lots of other Broadway kids, including media from last night’s Kids’ Night On Broadway events!

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Beada Briglia and Alexa Shae Niziak in HENRY, SWEET HENRY at 54 Below, Swayam Bhatia in All Star Cabaret, and more!

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Beada Briglia (Matilda) and Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) will star in Henry, Sweet Henry at 54 Below! Get tickets and more information HERE.

Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street) will appear in All Star Cabaret in NYC this Sunday! Reserve your tickets HERE.

Check out this video from Kinky Boots and #StandForLove with the Broadway community!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, Anastasia, Amelie, Sunday in the Park with George, On Your Feet, and BroadwayCon!

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NEW YORK SPECTACULAR To Return Spring 2018, ANNIE WARBUCKS Coming Off-Broadway, and more!

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New York Spectacular will take a year off and return to Radio City Music Hall in Spring 2018! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Annie Warbucks, presented by Kids of the Arts, will play Off-Broadway in August! Find out more HERE.

Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock) and Rachel Katzke (School of Rock) took part in a photo shoot in honor of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s four currently-running Broadway shows, along with stars from Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, and Sunset Boulevard! Check it out on Playbill.com.

You can get front row tickets for Sunday in the Park with George for $41! Get more information on Playbill.com.

You can get emojis of School of Rock stars Evie Dolan, Brandon Niederauer, Luca Padovan (Newsies), and more by getting the new Andrew Lloyd Webber stickers app! Download it HERE and take a look at the emojis below:

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) now has a cooking channel! Watch her bake cinnamon rolls in the first video below, and check out a video of Ella baking snickerdoodle cookies with Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables) in the second video:

Jaden Waldman (Ragtime on Ellis Island) has booked a voiceover project! Here he is in the studio:

Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) will guest star on a future Tyler Mount vlog! Find out more:


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

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ON YOUR FEET To Launch National Tour, “Nella the Princess Knight” Premiered Yesterday, and more!

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A national tour of On Your Feet will launch in October 2017! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Congratulations to Akira Golz (Matilda) on the premiere of “Nella the Princess Knight,” which aired yesterday and in which Akira voices the title role! Check out her interview with People.com.

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) is doing a show in Connecticut! Get more information HERE.

Here’s a cute promo for the final two days of Matildapalooza at 54 Below, February 16th and 17th!

Nicole Wildy (Dream Street) has been cast in the one-night-only concert of Boy Meets Girl! Find out more:

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) is now appearing in a commercial for Pace Salsa! Watch it below:


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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, The Mother of Invention, Waitress, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, and the Broadway kid panels at BroadwayCon!

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