Robert Montano Celebrates 200th Performance in RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, Juliet Benn Completes Run in TINA, and more!

Congratulations to Robert Montano, who recently completed his 200th performance with Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

Congrats as well to Juliet Benn (Once On This Island), who recently completed a run as Young Anna Mae in Tina!

Look for Bryan Holden Chan (The Lion King) modeling for Hibbett Sports!

Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) will guest star on an episode of “New Amsterdam”!

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Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE) and Rozie Baker (Bonnie and Clyde, Shrek, Mary Poppins) are both going on tour in the upcoming weeks/months! See Rozie’s tour dates below; Meg’s are still TBA.

Our Dear Dead Drug Lord and Make Believe both get shoutouts in TheaterMania’s 5 Best Off-Broadway Shows of 2019!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and A Christmas Carol!

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Makayla Joy Connolly Featured in The Times of Huntington-Northport, Ava Briglia Voices Sneak Peek of “Diana: Princess of the Amazons” Graphic Novel, and more!

Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) chatted with The Times of Huntington-Northport!

Ava Briglia (Anatomy of a Suicide, The Ferryman, School of Rock, Matilda) is the voice of this sneak peek of DC Comics’ newest graphic novel, Diana: Princess of the Amazons!

Check out this article about how Presley Ryan’s TikToks have turned Beetlejuice into one of Broadway’s hottest shows!

Make Believe, which played Off-Broadway earlier this year at Second Stage Theater, is among The Wrap’s 10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2019!

What the Constitution Means to Me and the Hollywood Bowl’s production of Into the Woods, with Broadway alum Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) as Jack, are among the Los Angeles Times’ Best Theater of 2019!

And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Carol, Dear Evan Hansen, and Frozen!




Andrew Barth Feldman to Depart DEAR EVAN HANSEN in January, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY to Move to the York Theatre Company, and more!

Andrew Barth Feldman will play his final performance of Dear Evan Hansen on January 26th. Go see him before then if you can!

Forbidden Broadway will move to the York Theatre Company! Get more details HERE.

What the Constitution Means to Me and The Inheritance made Time’s Best Theater Performances of 2019 list, while Make Believe was included on The New York Times’s Best Theater of 2019 list!

Watch Kylie Kuioka (Panama Hattie) sing “Not for the Life of Me” at “Switched!” at 54 Below:

Here’s Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) and Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) singing “Suddenly Seymour” at “Switched!” at 54 Below:

Congrats to Lily Buchanan (The Underlying Chris), who appeared on a recent episode of the TV series “Tricked”!

Earlier this week, Presley Ryan performed “Say My Name” and “Dead Mom” with her Beetlejuice castmates at Broadway Under the Stars, a free event at The Shops at Columbus Circle!

YBAN has created a playlist of holiday songs from musicals like Elf and A Christmas Story, tracks from “Carols for a Cure” and “The Holiday Star Experience,” and singles/EPs released by the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway! We’ll be updating it throughout the season. Give a listen HERE!

“Sunny Side Up,” with Nia Sioux (Trip of Love), has arrived on Brat TV!

Congrats to Dayton Tavares (Billy Elliot), who has been cast in Magic Mike Live, which will open in Melbourne in May 2020 and then tour through Australia!

Here’s a sneak peek of Suri Marrero (Frozen) in “John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch”!

The Seattle run of Mrs. Doubtfire has extended through January 4th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Emerson Steele (Violet) is producing a show at 54 Below called “I Am Woman”! It will take place on February 23rd. Get tickets HERE!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) is on the cover of Visual Tales Magazine!

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The newest episode of the podcast “Little Known Facts” features Ella Rubin (The Rose Tattoo)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s a peek at “Clifford the Big Red Dog,” with alum Jenna Weir (Frozen), coming to Amazon Prime on December 6th and PBS Kids on December 7th!

Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet) sang the National Anthem for a recent Knicks game over the weekend!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, A Christmas Carol, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!






Kyla Carter to Reprise Role in WHITE CHRISTMAS National Tour, Marcello Silva Joins NEVER EVER LAND in Los Angeles, and more!

Kyla Carter (Dream Street) is hitting the road again this year with the national tour of White Christmas! Check out the show if it’ll be near your hometown!

You can see Marcello Silva (A Christmas Story Live) in Never Ever Land, a new play currently performing in Los Angeles!

And are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, Beetlejuice, for all the women who thought they were Mad, and more!

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Broadway Flea Market TODAY, Presley Ryan to Perform as the Girl Scout in BEETLEJUICE September 24-26, and more!

This year’s Broadway Flea Market took place today in Shubert Alley! Get more details HERE.

You can see Presley Ryan going on for the Girl Scout in Beetlejuice from September 24-26!

Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) will make her 54 Below debut on September 28th, ahead of performing in the upcoming revival of West Side Story! Get tickets HERE.

Dear Evan Hansen is holding an open call for young men ages 17+ for the roles of Evan Hansen, Connor Murphy, and Jared Kleinman! Get details HERE.

Caroline, Or Change is seeking open submissions for the roles of Noah Gellman and Joe Thibodeaux! Get more details HERE.

Netflix is turning 13 into a movie! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) will perform in A Class Act NY’s production of A Chorus Line!

Brooke Timber (Ballyturk) modeled for a new campaign for The Children’s Place!

Last night, Concert For America was livestreamed HERE! Check out the video to see Jonah Verdon (Disaster!) and many others perform.

Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda) will appear in the upcoming short film “Youthful Faces”! Release date is TBA.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Beetlejuice, Make Believe, The Lion King, and Frozen!










FORBIDDEN BROADWAY Begins Previews, Makayla Joy Connolly to Make Broadway Debut in HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and more!

Happy first preview to Joshua Turchin and the company of Forbidden Broadway! Break a leg!

Congrats to Makayla Joy Connolly (White Christmas tour), who will make her Broadway debut when she joins Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this week!

Congrats as well to Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen), who has officially joined the touring company of Dear Evan Hansen as the Evan Hansen Alternate!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Make Believe!





Skye Turner Interviewed by Fox 4 News Dallas, Auditions for FLYING OVER SUNSET and LOVE LIFE, and more!

Learn more about Skye Turner‘s path to Tina from Fox4News.com!

Flying Over Sunset is a brand new musical arriving on Broadway in Spring 2020, and they are holding an EPA! Get audition information on Playbill.com.

Encores! at City Center is holding an EPA for their 2020 season, and are seeking a young actor and actress for Love Life. Get audition information HERE and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer on ActorAesthetic.com!

Finally, a yet-to-be-announced Broadway production is seeking Latinx actors and actresses age 5 or older to appear in video projection during the show! The production is holding an open call; you can get more details on Backstage.com.

Last night, YBAN founder Lindsay saw an improv show at The Groundlings in LA and ran into Broadway alumni Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) and Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), as well as tour alumni Reed Shannon and Zyasia Jadea Page!

Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) has joined the lineup for “Aged Out” at The Green Room 42, happening September 2nd! Get tickets HERE.

Kimber Tai Monroe (South Pacific) is appearing in a commercial for the upcoming BET show “Black Girls Rock”!

Here’s the full group routine from the season finale of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and featuring music from The Prom!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Make Believe, Frozen, The Lion King, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!









MAKE BELIEVE Extends Off-Broadway Run, Andy Walken Cast in “We Can Be Heroes,” and more!

Make Believe has extended its run Off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater! You have one extra week to catch the show. Get more details on Playbill.com!

Andy Walken (A Christmas Story Live) has been cast in the upcoming Netflix superhero movie “We Can Be Heroes”! Find out more from The Hollywood Reporter.

Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Caroline, Or Change is holding an EPA! Get audition information HERE and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE.

In other upcoming audition news, The Music Man is holding an open casting call in Los Angeles for the role of Tommy Djilas! Get all the details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A stage adaptation of “The Shining” is in the works! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Abigail Shapiro (How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Liberty) and Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda) will play The Green Room 42 on September 8th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Keaton Tetlow (Lisa and Leonardo) is modeling a Halloween costume for the character Duke Caboom from “Toy Story 4”!

And here are pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, from when they appeared in the reading of One Giant Leap last month!

Scarlett Sher Joins WAITRESS, WAITING FOR GODOT Announces Auditions, and more!

Congratulations to Scarlett Sher who will make her Broadway debut as Lulu next week in Waitress alongside the previously announced Delaney Quinn!

Theatre for a New Audience will present an Off-Broadway production of Waiting for Godot in Spring 2020 and they are holding an EPA for all roles, including a role for a young actor! Please see this audition notice for more information. Are you a non-Equity performer who wishes to attend this Equity audition? Please see ActorsAesthetic.com for advice.

Make Believe opened last night! Check out pictures from opening night at Broadway World as well as below:

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) will bring Sounds from the Heart to Green Room 42 on August 25th at 2pm at Green Room 42! The lineup includes Broadway and tour alumni such as: Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Gianna Harris (School of Rock), Eli Tokash (Finding NeverlandMary Poppins), Nirvaan Paul (School of Rock), and Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King). Get tickets HERE.

The Public Theater has released new highlights from Mojada! Watch below:

 

 

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Rachel Resheff (ShrekBilly Elliot, et al.) has booked a new film called “Giving Birth to a Butterfly”! Check out behind-the-scenes pictures below:

 

 

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Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle) has been cast in Loch Ness in central New York at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse! The production will open this fall. Go to fingerlakesmtf.com for more information.

Brooke Timber (Ballyturk) is currently appearing in an ad campaign for The Children’s Place’s Back to School line! Get a peek at an ad below.

 

 

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And lastly, Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) filmed a special video with Carnival Cruise Line and Dance Celebrity! Watch below:

 

 

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Happy Opening to MAKE BELIEVE, Delaney Quinn Joins WAITRESS, and more!

Make Believe opens tonight at Second Stage! Congratulations to the entire company! Check out the newly released production photos HERE.

Congratulations to Delaney Quinn, who is making her Broadway debut in Waitress as Lulu! She follows in the footsteps of her older sister, Fiona, who is currently appearing as Young Anna in Frozen.

Congrats to Michaela Perez, who completes the cast of Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, playing at Second Stage Theater this fall!

NYCGO’s Broadway Week is happening next month! This is a bi-annual opportunity where theatregoers can buy 2-for-1 tickets for participating Broadway shows, like Beetlejuice, Waitress, and more. Go to NYCGO.com for details.

The newest episode of Beetlejuice‘s Broadway.com vlog is here! Watch Presley Ryan teach co-star Leslie Kritzer how to become a VSCO girl below:

And here are more pictures from the kids and teens of Beetlejuice, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, and Waitress!

 

 

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