Christie Kim’s Birthday, MATILDA and THE KING AND I Cast Departures, and more!

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Happy birthday to Christie Kim (The King and I)! We hope you had a great day, Christie!

Happy Trails to Alexandra Vlachos, who finished her run as the title role in Matilda last night! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Ali!

Happy Trails as well to Lynn Masako Cheng and Adriana Braganza, who played their final performance as Royal Children in The King and I today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

The Lucille Lortel Awards are tonight! Break a leg to Sophia Anne Caruso (Lazarus, The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!), who is nominated!

Lilyana Cornell will return to Les Miserables soon for 2 weeks! More details to come.

Tunes in Times Square was today, featuring a lot of young Broadway talent! Find out more about the event HERE.

Over the weekend at School of Rock, Gavin Kim and Jersey Sullivan debuted as Zack and Hayden Wall (Soul Doctor) played Mason! Congrats to all! Check out their pictures from this weekend below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Matilda, Fun Home, Waitress, and She Loves Me!









WAITRESS Opening Night, Aviva Winick Joins the Company of MATILDA, and more!

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Happy opening to the company of Waitress! Congratulations to Claire and McKenna Keane and everyone else involved!

Congratulations to Aviva Winick (The Sound of Music tour, Grinch tour), who made her Broadway debut as the title role in Matilda today! Get more information in KOTA’s post:

“Little Boxes” is coming to Netflix! Congrats to Oona Laurence (Matilda), Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot), and Colin Critchley (New York Spring Spectacular, Kinky Boots, Waiting for Godot), who are all featured in it. Get more information on Variety.com.

Lots of Broadway kids will be performing at Tunes in Times Square on May 1st! Get more information on MagicalMusic.org.

Get discount tickets to School of Rock for this Tuesday night! Check out the Instagram post below for the discount code and more information:


Congratulations to Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), who has booked a lead role in a feature film! Find out more below:

Check out these video highlights from Waitress!

Here’s video of Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) performing “Ring of Keys” after a performance of Disaster!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, On Your Feet, and School of Rock!













Best of Broadway 2015, SCHOOL OF ROCK and RUTHLESS! in the news, and more!

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Our Broadway and Off-Broadway shows made a couple of this year’s Best of Theatre lists! In Entertainment Weekly, The King and I is 9th, The Audience is 5th, and Fun Home is 2nd. Time Magazine ranks Lazarus (11th), Finding Neverland (9th), The King and I (4th) among its list. Congratulations, everyone! You can view the full lists at Time.com and EW.com.

The kids of School of Rock and Ruthless! were featured in different articles today! Take a look at the links below.

BB Kids: Bobbi MacKenzie and More Make Broadway Debuts in School of Rock
Westfield girl lights up stage in off-Broadway production of ‘Ruthless!’

Congrats to Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock) who went on for Summer last night – the same night as her birthday!

Congratulations to Maria May (Billy Elliot) who will appear on “What Would You Do?” yet again! Her air date is TBA.

A performance schedule for The Lion King kids is out now! You can view the schedule at Julian Silva’s FB fan page.

Lots of opportunities this month to see our past and current kids in action! Kids from Fun Home, Sound of Music LIVE, and more will perform with This Way 2 Broadway, a showcase after a culmination of workshops, for young actors on Monday night (Dec. 14th) at 6pm at Symphony Space! More details can be found at BroadwayWorld.com. Then on Dec. 18th-19th, kids from Motown and Dream Street will perform in Evergreen at Prospect Theatre Company! Get your tickets at ProspectTheatre.org.

Go behind-the-scenes of Ruthless! and watch Tori Murray prep for the stage by watching the video below:

And here are more pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, School of Rock, King and I, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, Fun Home, Lazarus, and Dream Street!

 










 

Lucille Lortel Nominations Announced, Updated Cabaret for a Cause Lineups, and more!

The Lucille Lortel Awards Nominations were announced today! Congratulations to brownsville song (b-side for tray), City of Conversation, The Nether, The Library, Our Lady of Kibeho, and Punk Rock, all of which received nominations, as well as the other nominated productions. Special congratulations to Sophia Anne Caruso (The Sound of Music LIVE), who was nominated for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her performance in The Nether! You can check out the list of nominations of the productions we feature HERE, and the full list of all productions HERE.

Cabaret for a Cause has announced updated lineups for its upcoming NYC and LA performances. The NYC show will be on April 27th, 2015, and the LA show will be on June 1st, 2015. You can get tickets for both on CabaretForACause.us. Check out the lineups of performers below:

Congratulations to Jete Laurence (Number the Stars), who has booked a role on an upcoming TV series and gets to act alongside her dad!

Ashley Brooke, Sophia Gennusa (Matilda), Jonah Halperin (Matilda, Kinky Boots), and Ava-Riley Miles (Evita) of Doctor Zhivago were interviewed for an article–check it out on TheaterMania.com!

Congrats to Noah Unger (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), who will appear on “The Late Show with David Letterman” this week!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, The King and I, Fun Home, and Matilda!

AFTER A GREAT SHOW, I GET TO MEET THE AWESOME GUEST AND SIGN AUTOGRAPHS.WWW.KLYNNJACKMAN.COM

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Gaten Matarazzo to leave LES MIS, Tony Awards Set Nomination Date, and more!

Gaten MatarazzoIt was announced today that Gaten Matarazzo will play his final performance of Les Miserables on March 1st. His final performance schedule is on his FB fan page. Please see him while you can!

The Tony Awards have set their nomination announcement date! Tune in at 8:30am EST at TonyAwards.com on April 28th.

“A Little Game” is now out on DVD! Order it at Amazon.com and check out an exclusive clip at BeliefNet.com.

Somewhere in Time has cast their first workshop. Included in the cast is young actor Jake Katzman as Young Arthur! No word yet on a Broadway production, but we will keep you posted.

We have more video from both Cabaret for a Cause and A Time to Shine! Check out all of those videos below, which features kids from Matilda, King and I, A Little Princess, and more!


 

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, and Motown!

 

SOUL DOCTOR To Close, Eden Duncan-Smith Reflects on MLK, and more!

Soul Doctor will close Off-Broadway, with its final performance on Sunday, January 25, 2015, at 2:00 pm. Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

 

Eden Duncan-Smith (The Lion King, Fences) reflected on Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on PIX11 today with other teenagers. Check out the video at Pix11.com!

Check out lots of awesome pictures from Motown‘s closing night on BroadwayWorld.com!

Also, check out Nathaniel Cullors‘s (Motown) Facebook page for lots of pictures from Motown‘s closing night!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Motown, Matilda, and The Nether!