Antonio J. Watson’s Birthday, “Ghostwriter” with Amadi Chapata Wins Daytime Emmy Award, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Antonio J. Watson (Tina), who turned 11 over the weekend! We hope you had a great day, Antonio!

“Ghostwriter,” with Amadi Chapata (School of Rock), won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Program! Get more details on

Sam Poon (Sing Street, The King and I, Macbeth, Runaways) has released a new single called “Pull Me”! Proceeds will benefit Corona Couriers, For the Gworls, Harlem Grown, and Freedom Arts and Education Center. Listen HERE!

In case you missed it yesterday, you can watch A Simpler Time on the “Plays In The House” YouTube channel for the next three days, featuring kids from Frozen, Annie, and more! Check it out HERE.

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Eli Tokash (Pippin, Finding Neverland) appeared on’s “Live At Five” today!

Sign up now for one of this week’s Broadway Babysitters workshops!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tina and Flying Over Sunset!

YBAN Founder Lindsay’s Birthday, John Allyn to Depart SCHOOL OF ROCK, YBAN Class of 2018, and more!

Happy birthday to YBAN’s founder Lindsay! We hope you had a great day!

John Allyn will play his final performance as Billy in School of Rock on July 29th. See him before then if you can!

Congratulations to YBAN’s Class of 2018!

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) was recently interviewed on!

“Shadowhunters,” with alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), will end in spring 2019. Get more information on

You can soon do your own production of Waitress, courtesy of MTI! Find out more about the licensing rights on

The kids of Broadway recently volunteered with Broadway Serves! Check out pictures:

Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) has booked a film! More details to come.

Watch Mimi Ryder and Mattea Conforti battle it out in Matilda trivia in this week’s Frozen vlog!

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has booked a project with HBO!

The free performance of Runaways is a week from yesterday!

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

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Samuel Li Weintraub Departs MISS SAIGON, Photo Coverage from Broadway Barks, and more!


Happy Trails to Samuel Li Weintraub, who has played his final performance as Tam in Miss Saigon! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Samuel!

Check out photo coverage of lots of our alumni at Broadway Barks on,, and!

Madeleine Pace (Once) will take part in a reading of a musical of Jane Eyre! Find out more on

The kids of School of Rock are set to perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this Thursday! Get more details on

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) is going on a mini tour next month! Find out more:

Here’s Ryan Sell‘s performance schedule for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory through September 10th!

Sophia Kekllas will go on as Shonelle in School of Rock on July 22nd and 23rd!

The next Cabaret for a Cause is set for September 18th at the Metropolitan Room! It will be hosted by “Master Chef Jr” kids Cydney Sherman and Gonzalo Ingram. Performers include Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Danielle Gordon (Les Miserables), Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins), Emerson Steele (Violet), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King). Get tickets HERE!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will play Detroit next month! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of 1984, Frozen, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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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!

Watch Slash surprise the School of Rock kids on!

Check out photo coverage from rehearsals for Tink! on!

“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

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!

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