EVERYBODY Begins Previews at the Signature Theatre, Brandon Niederauer on “The Harry Connick Jr. Show,” and more!

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Happy first preview to the company of Everybody at the Signature Theatre!

Tomorrow, catch Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) on “The Harry Connick Jr. Show”! Check your local listings for airing details. Find out more:

Here’s the full video of the Annie 40-year anniversary panel at BroadwayCon!

Watch Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess) perform with Don’t Quit Your Night Job at BroadwayCon! Skip to 10:50 to see her:

Here’s Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) singing “I Know Things Now” at BroadwayCon!

The short film “Sleeptalker,” written and directed by Jillian Lebling (Once), has been selected for Albany FilmFest! Get more information:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Everybody, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, and School of Rock!

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“Stranger Things” Wins SAG Ensemble Award, Shahadi Wright Joseph to Host Winter Blaze, and more!

“Stranger Things,” featuring alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), took home the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series last night! Congrats, guys! Also, here are Gaten and Caleb meeting the press backstage at the SAG Awards:


Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) will host Winter Blaze at Harlem School of the Arts! Get more details:


Watch the cast of On Your Feet sing “Seasons of Love”!

Here’s Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) in his vlog from the third and final day of this year’s BroadwayCon!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, Waitress, The Lion King, and lots of our alumni at BroadwayCon!

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A BRONX TALE Casting Announced, GoFundMe from Giuseppe Bausilio, and more!

Hudson Loverro (Kinky Boots tour, Ragtime on Ellis Island) and Athan Sporek (Les Miserables, A Day by the Sea) have joined the cast of A Bronx Tale! Hudson will play Young Calogero, and Athan will be the alternate for Young Calogero. Congrats, boys! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Alum Giuseppe Bausilio (Newsies, Billy Elliot), who has appeared in Aladdin and Cats on Broadway since, and is supposed to be in the cast of Hello, Dolly! next year, needs your help! Take a look at his GoFundMe page for his medical expenses HERE.

BroadwayWorld has a ton of coverage from Broadway Flea Market! Check out photos of the booths HERE, and pictures from the autograph table including Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) HERE. Finally, you can watch a video of all the booths you may have missed below or HERE!

“The Women’s Bathroom Project,” a new film featuring Alyssa Marvin (Dream Street, Number the Stars), will screen next month in New York! Find out more in Alyssa’s Facebook post:

“Containment,” featuring Zachary Unger (Big Fish, Chaplin, Newsies), is coming to Netflix on October 21st! Get more information on Inquisitr.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of The King and I, Les Miserables, Matilda, Billy Elliot, Fun Home, School of Rock, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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FALSETTOS and A DAY BY THE SEA Casting, ANASTASIA Coming to Broadway April 2017, and more!

Congratulations to Anthony Rosenthal (Newsies tour), who will make his Broadway debut in Falsettos! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Congratulations to Kylie McVey and Athan Sporek (Les Miserables), who have joined the cast of A Day By the Sea at the Mint Theater Company! Find out more on MintTheater.org.

Anastasia will open on Broadway in April 2017! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Hayden Wall (School of Rock, Soul Doctor) appeared on “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” over the weekend! Watch below:

Matilda, Motown, Finding Neverland, Fiddler on the Roof, Les Miserables, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Fun Home, and Ruthless! will perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this summer! Get more details on Playbill.com.

The cast of Fun Home celebrated Pride over the weekend! Check out photos on Playbill.com.

Congratulations to the kids who performed in Broadway Kids for Orlando! Our alumni who participated include Ripley Sobo (Runaways, Matilda, Once), Frenie Acoba (Runaways, Matilda), Zachary Brod (Dream Street, On A Stool At The End of a Bar), Taylor Caldwell (Runaways, School of Rock), Maddox Elliot (Dream Street), Tori Feinstein (Matilda, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Luka Kain (South Pacific), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot), William Poon (The King and I), Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Shrek), Brooklyn Shuck (Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), and Chris Sumpter (Runaways, Matilda).

Tre Jones (The Lion King) does the Trillionaire Tag in the video below:

Tonight was Kids of the Arts’ Love is Love event at the Triad! It featured YBAN alumni Neil McCaffrey (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Bye Bye Birdie), Frenie Acoba (Runaways, Matilda), Taylor Caldwell (Runaways, School of Rock), Olivia Chun (The King and I), Elizabeth Crawford (Tuck Everlasting), Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE), Adam Dorfman (A Little Princess), Christie Kim (The King and I), Sophie Knapp (Dream Street, Once, A Little Princess), David Gabriel Lerner (Mary Poppins), Tori Murray (Ruthless!), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music LIVE), Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins), Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), Violet Young (Number the Stars), and Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), who will make a special appearance to sing “Ring of Keys.” Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Watch the trailer for “The New Edition Story,” featuring Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), on Bet.com!

Tori Murray (Ruthless!) returns to 54 Below on July 14th! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Get your tickets for Cabaret for a Cause, which will feature alumni Nia Sioux (Trip of Love), Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Ava Briglia (Matilda), Beada Briglia (Matilda), Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables), Ava DeMary (Matilda, Billy Elliot, Evita), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Maya Grace Fischbein (Fun Home), Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Abbey Rose Gould (A Little Princess), Evan Gray (Matilda), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda), Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), David Rosenthal (Matilda), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Mckayla Twiggs (Les Miserables, Once), and Corinne Wilson (School of Rock). Find out more in the Facebook post below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Broadway Kids for Orlando, Fiddler on the Roof, The King and I, On Your Feet, New York Spectacular, The Lion King, A Day By the Sea, Fun Home, and School of Rock!






Abigail Shapiro’s Birthday, Douglas Baldeo on “So You Think You Can Dance” Tonight, and more!

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Happy birthday to Abigail Shapiro (Liberty)! We hope you had a great day, Abigail!

Tune in tonight to see Douglas Baldeo (Kinky Boots) on “So You Think You Can Dance”! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies) will take part in Still Ready: Rob Rokicki in Concert as part of the New York Musical Festival! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

The single and video for Broadway For Orlando, featuring Joshua Colley (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Les Miserables, Newsies), Jonah Verdon (Disaster!), and Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), are available now! Check them out on BroadwayRecords.com.

Also, Lilla will perform with lots of other Broadway artists for Broadway For Orlando tomorrow night on “Maya and Marty”! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

The Kid Critics of BroadwayWorld reviewed You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown! Watch it below or on BroadwayWorld.com.

Watch the kids of Broadway sing for peace below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Check out these pictures of the kids of Broadway celebrating Father’s Day!

And here are pictures from the kids of Matilda, On Your Feet, Waitress, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, New York Spectacular, and School of Rock!






Alexandria Suarez’s Birthday, YBAN Kids Featured on NY Castings, and more!

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Happy birthday to Alexandria Suarez (On Your Feet)! We hope you had a great day!

Alexandria and Cole Grey (Fun Home) are featured on NY Castings! Read their interview HERE.

Joshua Colley (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Les Miserables, Newsies), Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), and Jonah Verdon (Disaster!) took part in recording a single to benefit the LGBT Center of Central Florida! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Check out a picture of Joshua, Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), and Douglas Baldeo (Kinky Boots) performing “The Schuyler Sisters” from Hamilton on “Maya and Marty” recently! Also, you can watch the performance on NBC.com.

Congratulations to Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular), whose Disney Channel show “Stuck In The Middle” has been renewed for a second season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Audition for this year’s Lyrics for Life! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

This weekend, join Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) at A Mighty Lass! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, New York Spectacular, Liberty, and The King and I!







Pictures and Videos from the Kids of THE KING AND I, SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, School of Rock, Matilda, On Your Feet, New York Spectacular, Les Miserables, Fun Home, and She Loves Me!








FIDDLER and SHE LOVES ME Celebrate Harnick & Bock Way, Isabela Moner in New Movies, and more!

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The casts of Fiddler on the Roof and She Loves Me celebrated Harnick & Bock Way! Check out pictures on Playbill.com.

Congratulations to Isabela Moner (Evita), who has joined “The Nut Job 2” and “Transformers 5”! Get more information on her IMDb page.

Watch Nathaniel Cullors (Motown) sing the National Anthem HERE!

Congratulations to Raquel Wallace (Dream Street), who danced with Justin Bieber in his world tour last night! Find out more in the post below:

Here’s Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) playing with Nth Power!

Check out this video of Gianna Harris (School of Rock) singing “One Moment in Time”!

Check out pictures from yesterday’s Drama Desk nominee reception on Playbill.com and BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The King and I, Matilda, Tuck Everlasting, School of Rock, Waitress, and more!










WAITRESS on the Today Show, Sarah Charles Lewis Wins 2016 Theatre World Award, and more!

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Check out Waitress‘s performance on the Today Show below or on Today.com!

Congratulations to Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting), who has won a 2016 Theatre World Award! Get the full list of honorees on Broadway.com.

Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man) and Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) will take part in the Broadway Buddy Mentor Cabaret on May 22nd! Get the details HERE, and check out this picture of them together:

The Gold is coming back to New York Musical Festival this summer! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Iain Armitage appeared on “Little Big Shots” tonight! Watch the video below or on BroadwayWorld.com.

Spend a day in the life of Olivia Chun (The King and I) in the video below!

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








FUN HOME Standby Performance Schedule, Alexa Valentino at Bullys Against Bullies and A Mighty Lass, and more!

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We now have some Small Alison performance dates for the Fun Home standbys! Alessandra Baldacchino (A Little Princess) will appear as Small Alison from May 5th to May 8th, and Maya Grace Fischbein will perform the role on May 3rd and May 4th! Get more information in the girls’ posts below:



Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has a lot coming up! She will speak and perform at Bullys Against Bullies on Long Island on June 11th–get more information in the picture below, and get tickets HERE. Alexa will also be performing her song “Free 2 Love” and speaking at A Mighty Lass on June 18th, also on Long Island. Find out more about that event on AMightyLass.com.

There’s been a ton of Tuck Everlasting press recently! Check out photos from the show’s Gypsy Robe ceremony on BroadwayWorld.com, opening night pictures on TheaterMania.com and Playbill.com, and pictures from opening night bows on BroadwayWorld.com. Also, Broadway.com spent opening night with cast member Sarah Charles Lewis–check out those pictures HERE. Finally, watch video footage from Broadway.com, TheaterMania.com, and BroadwayWorld.com below:

Watch an NBC New York feature about The King and I‘s autism-friendly performance below:

Here’s video of the cast of School of Rock performing with Stevie Nicks at the Easter Bonnet event!

Congratulations to Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, West Side Story, The Mystery of Edwin Drood), who is this year’s recipient of the Theatre World Awards’ Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence! Get more information:


This year’s Drama Desk nominations have been announced; Nicholas Barasch and Baylee Littrell (Disaster!) have both been nominated! Get a full list of the nominees, with our featured shows bolded, HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tuck Everlasting, School of Rock, Fun Home, She Loves Me, and Waitress!