TREVOR Postpones Performances Through June 7, Nia Sioux’s Book Available for Pre-Order, and more

As we continue to look back in honor of our 10th anniversary, we re-visit 2017, when Broadway welcomed childhood favorites Anastasia and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and welcomed back Once On This Island and Miss Saigon!

2018 was another busy year for us as we covered shows like Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Ferryman, as well as the Off-Broadway hit The Jungle!

We’ve now had a first and second wave of cast announcements for our 10th anniversary virtual concert this Monday, April 13th at 4pm PST / 7pm EST! The concert will take place on YouTube (streaming link to come) and the lineup will include (with more announcements coming soon):

  • Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables, On Your Feet)
  • Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars)
  • Noah Baird (Matilda, A Christmas Story Live)
  • Caroline Basu (School of Rock)
  • Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie)
  • Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street)
  • Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime)
  • Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)
  • Adriana Braganza (The King and I)
  • Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie)
  • Sami Bray (The Bedwetter, 1984)
  • Chloe Bryan (School of Rock)
  • Grace Capeless (Matilda, The Lion King, A Christmas Story)
  • Jordan Cole (School of Rock)
  • Victoria Csatay (Peace, Love and Cupcakes)
  • Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)
  • Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes)
  • Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, “In The Heights”)
  • Reese Sebastian Diaz (Mary Poppins, Dear Evan Hansen)
  • Cate Elefante (Waitress)
  • Bonale Fambrini (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The King and I)
  • Jake Ryan Flynn (Mrs. Doubtfire, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)
  • Skye Alyssa Friedman (Annie)
  • Carly Gold (The Ferryman)
  • Katie Grober (Waitress)
  • Winnie Grober
  • Taylor Paige Henderson (The Bedwetter)
  • Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo)
  • Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot)
  • Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables)
  • Diego Lucano (School of Rock, Pedro Pan, Peace, Love and Cupcakes)
  • Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King)
  • Alyssa Emily Marvin (Trevor, Number the Stars)
  • Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)
  • Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress)
  • Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands)
  • Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda)
  • Zell Steele Morrow (Assassins, Fun Home, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Mary Page Marlowe, Really Rosie)
  • Brooklyn Nelson (Frozen, Matilda)
  • Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot)
  • Sebastian Ortiz (A Christmas Carol)
  • Madeleine Pace (Once, The Hard Problem)
  • Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock)
  • GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda, “Dance Moms”)
  • Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia)
  • Ayla Schwartz (Frozen)
  • Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia)
  • Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess)
  • Levi Smith (A Bronx Tale)
  • Jai Ram Srinivasan (A Christmas Carol)
  • Lily Tamburo (Mrs. Doubtfire)
  • Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill)
  • Jeremy T. Villas (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots)
  • Jaden Myles Waldman (Caroline, Or Change, Radio City Christmas Spectacular)
  • Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon)
  • Jaidyn Young (Annie)

Trevor has postponed performances through June 7th. More updates coming soon!

Nia Sioux (Trip of Love, “Dance Moms”) wrote a book and it’s available to pre-order now!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) sang “Waving Through A Window” for the cast of HBO’s “Barry” during a recent “Stars In The House” live stream! (He appears around 52:09.)

Check out Aliyah Mastin (The Lion King) covering Dua Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now” as part of Acapop! KIDS:

Check out the newest single from Big Pity, a new band including Broadway alum Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), titled “Things to Work On,” on Apple Music or Spotify!

Milo Manheim (Generation Me) took part in “Saturday Night Seder” tonight! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Mehret Marsh (Tina) livestreamed from (YOUNG)’s Instagram account today!

Here’s the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) and guests Fallyn and Noah Baird (Matilda, A Christmas Story Live)!

Dara Paige Bloomfield (Ragtime) stopped by Camp Broadway’s podcast!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and Caroline, Or Change!

Olivia Bond, Jack Hatcher, and Zoe Feigelson Depart HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD; Video of Sway Bhatia Performing at (YOUNG); and more!

Happy Trails to Olivia Bond, Jack Hatcher, and Zoe Feigelson, who played their final performances of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all three of you!

Watch Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) perform “My Shot” from Hamilton at a recent (YOUNG) concert!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, and Anastasia!








New SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Begin Performances, Sadie Lock Playing ANNIE at Newtown Arts Company, and more!

Tonight, please welcome to School of Rock: Layla Capers, Darrow Golub, Matthew Jost, Jordan Cole (Les Miserables tour, Finding Neverland tour), Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale, Assassins), Nirvaan Pal, Duke Cutler, and Theodora Silverman (School of Rock tour, Once tour)! Break a leg, everyone!

You can see Sadie Lock (Dream Street) play the title role in Annie at Newtown Arts Company in Pennsylvania, this weekend only! Get tickets at NewtownArtsCompany.com.

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) has joined the cast of Jordan Peele’s new film “Us,” which also stars Lupita Nyong’o and Elisabeth Moss! Get more details on HollywoodReporter.com.

Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots) has completed filming the new movie “Team Marco”! Release date is TBA.

UPDATE: The August 10th EPA for The Pain of My Belligerence is actually now on August 9th!

Jason Eric Testa (Elf) is performing in Calvin Berger at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood from August 10-12!

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

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Oona Laurence, Sophia Gennusa, and Bailey Ryon to Join the Shapiro Sisters at The Green Room 42, Pictures from ANASTASIA, and more!

Oona Laurence (Matilda), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), and Bailey Ryon (Matilda) will join the Shapiro Sisters at their concert at The Green Room 42 this Friday! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Frozen, Once On This Island, School of Rock, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, and more!

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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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“The Greatest Showman” and “The Post” Nominated for Oscars Tonight, Spotify Playlist Curated by Caleb McLaughlin, and more!

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Tune in tonight at 5pm PST/8pm EST on ABC to see if “The Greatest Showman” and “The Post,” featuring many of our alumni, take home Oscars!

Check out a special playlist on Spotify curated by Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Frozen, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Waitress, The Lion King, and more!

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“Six Minutes” Podcast Features Shahadi Wright Joseph and Ava DeMary, BroadwayWorld Kid Critics at Kids’ Night On Broadway, and more!

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“Six Minutes,” a new podcast for kids and teens, features Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) and Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot)! It’s available now on iTunes.

The BroadwayWorld Kid Critics, one of whom is Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), went inside the Kids’ Night On Broadway party and chatted with the young stars of today! Check it out on BroadwayWorld.com or below:

Keep an eye out for Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) modeling for Gaynor Minden!

Kenneth Aikens (The Lion King) won Amateur Night at the Apollo! Watch his winning performance:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Kinky Boots!

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Demi Singleton’s Birthday, THE FERRYMAN Coming to Broadway, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Demi Singleton (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day, Demi!

The Ferryman is coming to Broadway this fall! Casting is TBA. Get more information on Broadway.com!

Check out pictures from Kids’ Night On Broadway on BroadwayWorld.com and Playbill.com!

Once On This Island celebrated its 100th performance yesterday! Congratulations to the cast and crew! Get more details on TheaterMania.com. Also, the show has announced a tour! Find out more about that on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alum Isabela Moner (Evita) will co-star in the upcoming film “Instant Family”! Get more information on Deadline.com.

Mia Williamson (Once On This Island) recently spoke with Her Hands Are about her Broadway debut! Read the interview HERE.

Read about Madison Elizabeth Lagares‘s (School of Rock, On Your Feet) career thus far on BroadwayWiz.com!

Broadway alumni Keaton Whittaker (A Little Night Music), Kylie Goldstein (Les Miserables), and Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple) are currently appearing in Cincinnati Conservatory of Music’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar! Get tickets HERE.

You can catch alum Tyrah Skye Odoms (Annie) in High School Musical Jr. at the Ritz Theatre Company this April! Find out more about the production on RitzTheatreCo.org.

Alumni Christina Jimenez (Runaways), Maxwell Cabral (Runaways), Kenneth Cabral (Runaways), Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda), and Leonay Shepherd (Little Miss Sunshine) are performing in PPAS’s production of West Side Story, which goes up in two weeks! Get more details on PPASMainstage.com.

Yesterday night, Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) performed in the Jane Eyre concert at 54 Below! Find out more about the event HERE.

The upcoming film “Malicious,” featuring Joy Kate Lawson (A Little Princess), will be released this summer! Find out more about the movie in the Hollywood Reporter.

School of Rock kids Rachel Katzke, Colin Lauri, and Cory Logan chatted about their show with Westchester Family! Check out the article HERE.

Watch Gabrielle Greene (School of Rock) sing the National Anthem!

Go watch “Seven Seconds” on Netflix now, with Broadway alum Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins) appearing in the first episode!

#sevenseconds streaming now on Netflix! catch me in episode 1!

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Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) was on hand at yesterday’s Kids’ Night On Broadway party on behalf of BroadwayWorld!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Good for Otto, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, Frozen, and Anastasia!

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Sophia Kekllas’s Birthday, Eli Rayman Joins THE WINTER’S TALE at Theatre for a New Audience, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Sophia Kekllas (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Sophia!

Eli Rayman has joined the cast of The Winter’s Tale at Theatre for a New Audience! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Maya Jade Frank (Evita, Mary Poppins, A Little Princess) appeared on another brand new episode of “Bizaardvark” last week! You can watch the full episode now (with a cable login) on Disney Channel’s website HERE, and check out a still from the episode below:

Tonight, “Final Space,” with alum Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), will premiere on TBS at 10:30/9:30c!

Demi Singleton (School of Rock) will be joining The Lion King soon as Young Nala! Congrats, Demi! Find out more:

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

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ANASTASIA, A BRONX TALE, KINKY BOOTS, THE LION KING, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and SCHOOL OF ROCK to Participate in Broadway Week, BAR MITZVAH BOY Coming to York Theatre, and more!

Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, Once On This Island, and School of Rock are among the shows participating in Broadway Week! Get your 2-for-1 tickets now on NYCGo.com!

Bar Mitzvah Boy is coming to the York Theatre Company as part of Musicals in Mufti this February! Get more information on YorkTheatre.org.

Emerson Davis (Once On This Island) has joined the lineup for “Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens” at 54 Below! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Get a look at the final season of “The Americans,” with Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), on TVLine.com!

Disney Channel’s “Zombies,” with Milo Manheim (Generation Me) and Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE), will premiere on February 16th! Check out the trailer below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, School of Rock, Anastasia, Miss Saigon, Ballyturk, and Once On This Island!

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