Giuseppe Bausilio To Perform with HAMILTON On Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Tomorrow, Lexi Underwood Among Teen Vogue’s “21 Under 21,” and more!

Tomorrow, catch Giuseppe Bausilio (Newsies, Billy Elliot) performing with his Hamilton castmates during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, beginning at 9am on NBC!

Lexi Underwood (The Lion King, “Little Fires Everywhere”) is featured among Teen Vogue’s “21 Under 21” of 2020! Check it out on TeenVogue.com.

Sam Poon (Sing Street, Macbeth, The King and I, Runaways) guest starred on last night’s episode of “FBI”!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice, Blackbird, The Sound of Music Live, Lazarus, Runaways, The Nether, Ruthless!) created a music video for Joe’s Pub’s Liz Swados concert livestream!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Meet Me In St. Louis and Trevor!

Finally, go under the sea with this throwback to the Broadway cast of The Little Mermaid performing during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2008 – and remember to tune in to this year’s parade tomorrow morning!

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Pushed Back to Fall 2021, First Look at “Estella Scrooge” with Willow McCarthy, Brooklyn Shuck, and Joziyah Jean-Felix, and more!

Caroline, Or Change has been pushed back to fall of 2021. Get more details on Playbill.com.

Get a first look at “Estella Scrooge,” featuring Willow McCarthy (The Ferryman, 1984, The Bedwetter), Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), and Joziyah Jean-Felix (The Lion King)! “Estella Scrooge” premieres on November 27th; get more details on Deadline.com.

Layla Capers (The Lion King, School of Rock) is presenting a holiday concert next month!

Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo) is teaching an online dance class this week with her friends from Smile Behind the Mask!

Matilda alumni need your help to grant wishes for those in need this holiday season! Get more information on TheSled.org.

Here are videos from the kids of Mrs. Doubtfire and the recent online concert of The Perfect Fit!

Finally, check out this throwback to the cast of Once On This Island performing during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2017!

Athan Sporek Guest Stars on “Law & Order: SVU” This Thursday, Samuel Li Weintraub Books Episode of “Sesame Street,” and more!

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, Les Miserables, A Day by the Sea) will guest star on “Law & Order: SVU” this Thursday!

Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) has booked an episode of “Sesame Street”!

The soundtrack of the new movie “Jingle Jangle,” starring Madalen Mills (School of Rock), is now available wherever you get your music! Click here to listen on Spotify now.

Also, our holiday playlist is back this year, with tracks featuring the kids of Broadway, Off-Broadway, and national tours! We’ll continue to update the playlist with new holiday originals and takes on old classics as the season goes on. Listen on our Spotify page!

Here’s a new episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars)!

Check out these pictures and videos from the recent online concert of the new musical The Perfect Fit!

Photo Credit: Carlos Carreras

Photo Credit: Carly Gendell

Finally, enjoy this throwback video of the cast of Finding Neverland performing “Believe” at the 2015 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

NBC To Present Live Broadcast of HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS with Newcomer Amelia Minto, “Dash & Lily” with Laila Drew and Trevor Braun Now Streaming On Netflix, and more!

NBC will present a live broadcast of How the Grinch Stole Christmas, airing on December 9th and starring newcomer Amelia Minto as Cindy-Lou Who! Read the full announcement on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Dash & Lily,” a new series, is now streaming on Netflix! Be on the lookout this season for appearances by Laila Drew (Generation Me) and Trevor Braun (Billy Elliot, The Little Mermaid, The Ferryman)!

The cast of Frozen said goodbye to the production with a special yearbook! Check it out on Playbill.com.

Tomorrow, tune in to “The Real” to catch Madalen Yarbrough Mills (School of Rock)!

On November 15th, you can watch Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine) perform to benefit Children’s Hospital Los Angeles! Register to watch HERE.

Check out these pictures from the kids of Trevor and Frozen!

Photo Credit: Ava Briglia/Zachary Podair

Photo Credit: Ava Briglia/Zachary Podair

Photo Credit: Ava Briglia/Zachary Podair

Photo Credit: Ava Briglia/Zachary Podair

Photo Credit: Michaelah Reynolds & Mati Ficara

Photo Credit: Michaelah Reynolds & Mati Ficara

Finally, here’s another throwback video in honor of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! Watch the cast of Peter Pan Live perform a medley ahead of their broadcast back in 2014.

Nirvaan Pal in Musical Podcast Series “SS Splendor,” Jolly Swag Books TV Recurring Role, and more!

Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) stars in a new musical podcast series called “SS Splendor,” now streaming! Listen HERE.

Congrats to Jolly Swag (Medea), who recently booked a recurring role on a TV show!

Kids from Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and more will take part in “Christmas With Arwen” with Arwen Monzon-Sanders (Frozen tour), beginning November 26th!

Listen to the newest episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars)!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Mrs. Doubtfire and Trevor!




Finally, as part of our Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade throwbacks this month, watch Ella Dane Morgan performing with her Waitress castmates during the 2016 parade!

Zoe Manarel Performs in New York Theatre Barn’s New Works Series, Skye Dakota Turner and Shahadi Wright Joseph Join Conference Lineups, and more!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) performed in New York Theatre Barn’s New Works Series stream today! Watch HERE.

Skye Dakota Turner (Tina) has joined the lineup for the upcoming Youth Literary Conference, happening November 18-20!

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) will speak at the Virtual Uniquely You Summit, also in November!

Tune in to “The Amazing World of Gumball,” starring Duke Cutler (School of Rock) as Gumball, on November 2nd at 7pm on Cartoon Network for their election special!

“Respect,” with Skye Dakota Turner (Tina), has been delayed to August 2021. Get more details on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Trevor!





“This Is Us” Season Premiere with Niles Fitch, Film Adaptation of 13 THE MUSICAL Resumes Casting, and more!

The season premiere of “This Is Us” with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) was tonight on NBC! Congrats Niles!

The upcoming film adaptation of 13 is still casting! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Concrete Cowboy,” a new film with “Stranger Things” star Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), is heading to Netflix! Find out more on Variety.com.

Sami Bray (The Bedwetter, 1984) is the guest on this week’s episode of “Kid Broadway Podcast”! Listen HERE.

“Little Fires Everywhere” star Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) had a discussion today with showrunner Liz Tigelaar about the upcoming election and social justice!

If you’re in New Jersey, you can see Cate Elefante (Waitress) play the title role in Matilda on November 7th and 8th! Get tickets HERE.

Here’s the newest episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor and The Bedwetter!




Alphonso Romero Jones II Appears in “Grand Army” Alongside Jaden Jordan, Aaralyn Anderson in New Video for Vice, and more!

Alphonso Romero Jones II (The Lion King) appears in the recently released “Grand Army,” alongside previously announced fellow Broadway alum Jaden Jordan (The Lion King, Kinky Boots)! Congratulations, Alphonso!

Aaralyn Anderson (Ballyturk) appears in a new video for Vice! Check it out on Vice.com.

In case you missed it, you can watch the full “Sticks & Stones” concert on BroadwayWorld.com!

Joy Kate (A Little Princess) has a brand new single out called “Puppet”! Listen on Spotify now.

Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) sang the National Anthem for a recent New York Giants game! Watch here:

Here’s the newest episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars)!

Here are highlights from Young Artists Concerts’ most recent online performance, featuring Raigan Newton (Waitress)!

And here are videos from the kids of The Lion King and Trevor!




TINA, THE INHERITANCE, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, THE ROSE TATTOO, and BETRAYAL Nominated for Tony Awards; “A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting” and “Social Distance” Out On Netflix Today; and more!

The nominations for this year’s Tony Awards were announced today! Check out the full list on TonyAwards.com, and see below for a list of nominees from our featured shows:

  • Best Play – The Inheritance by Matthew López
  • Best Musical – Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Book of a Musical – Tina – The Tina Turner Musical, book by Katori Hall, Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins
  • Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre – A Christmas Carol, music by Christopher Nightingale
  • Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre – The Inheritance, music by Paul Englishby
  • Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre – The Rose Tattoo, music by Fitz Patton and Jason Michael Webb
  • Best Revival of a Play – Betrayal
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play – Andrew Burnap for The Inheritance
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play – Tom Hiddleston for Betrayal
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical – Adrienne Warren for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play – John Benjamin Hickey for The Inheritance
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play – Paul Hilton for The Inheritance
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Lois Smith for The Inheritance
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical – Daniel J. Watts for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical – Myra Lucretia Taylor for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Scenic Design of a Play – Bob Crowley for The Inheritance
  • Best Scenic Design of a Play – Soutra Gilmour for Betrayal
  • Best Scenic Design of a Play – Rob Howell for A Christmas Carol
  • Best Scenic Design of a Musical – Mark Thompson and Jeff Sugg for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Costume Design of a Play – Bob Crowley for The Inheritance
  • Best Costume Design of a Play – Rob Howell for A Christmas Carol
  • Best Costume Design of a Play – Clint Ramos for The Rose Tattoo
  • Best Costume Design of a Musical – Mark Thompson for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Lighting Design of a Play – Jon Clark for The Inheritance
  • Best Lighting Design of a Play – Hugh Vanstone for A Christmas Carol
  • Best Lighting Design of a Musical – Bruno Poet for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Sound Design of a Play – Paul Arditti and Christopher Reid for The Inheritance
  • Best Sound Design of a Play – Simon Baker for A Christmas Carol
  • Best Sound Design of a Musical – Nevin Steinberg for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Direction of a Play – Stephen Daldry for The Inheritance
  • Best Direction of a Play – Jamie Lloyd for Betrayal
  • Best Direction of a Musical – Phyllida Lloyd for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Choreography – Anthony Van Laast for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Orchestrations – Ethan Popp for Tina – The Tina Turner Musical

“A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting,” starring Broadway alumni Oona Laurence (Matilda) and Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I), arrived on Netflix today! Watch it now!

Also today, Netflix’s new anthology series “Social Distance” became available to stream! “Social Distance” features Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni Kylie Liya Page (Les Miserables), Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho, “This Is Us”), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Billy Elliot, Evita), and Will Meyers (Generation Me)!

Analise Scarpaci (Mrs. Doubtfire, Matilda, A Christmas Story) will perform at Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Annual Gala on November 12th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Stranger Things” star and Broadway alum Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) is appearing in a new ad for Nike!

Walter Russell III (The Lion King) shared another new episode of “The PAW-cast” on his Instagram Live today, with special guest Mikari Tarpley (The Lion King tour)!

And check out these videos from the kids of The Lion King and Trevor!




Duke Cutler Voices Title Role in Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball,” Trailers for WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME and “Jingle Jangle” with Madalen Yarbrough Mills, and more!

Congratulations to Duke Cutler (School of Rock), who is the new voice of Gumball in Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball”! His first episode airs tonight!

Here’s the trailer for What the Constitution Means to Me, coming soon to Amazon Prime!

Here’s the full trailer for “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey,” starring Madalen Yarbrough Mills (School of Rock)!

Check out Disney Channel’s music video for “Halloween House Party,” featuring Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music Live), and Ramon Reed (The Lion King)!

Antonio J. Watson (Tina, This Ain’t No Disco) has joined the lineup for the next “Voices To End Hunger” cabaret on October 30th, live on Facebook!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor, and more!