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 KidGooRoo.com!

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

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

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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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Announces Cast Album and Rush Policy, ANNIE Celebrates 40th Anniversary, and more!

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has announced that they will record a cast album and that they will begin a policy for rush tickets! Get more details about both on TheaterMania.com.

Happy 40th Anniversary to Annie, which originally opened on Broadway on this day in 1977!

“Shadowhunters,” starring Broadway alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), has been renewed for its third season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The casts of Kinky Boots, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, and many other shows will perform at this year’s Easter Bonnet Competition! In addition, Waitress and Sunday in the Park with George will be among the shows honored in a bonnet parade. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) featured in US Weekly!

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sunday in the Park with George, Miss Saigon, Amelie, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

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Sam Poon’s Birthday, Alexandra Vlachos Joins MATILDA, and more!

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Happy Birthday to Sam Poon (The King and I)! We hope you had a great day!

Congrats to Alexandra Vlachos who will rotate as “Matilda” along with Mattea Conforti, Rileigh McDonald, and Mimi Ryder! We will have her headshot and bio up soon.

Lots of news from our alumni today! Be sure to watch “Odd Mom Out” tonight on Bravo at 10pm to catch Madeleine Pace (Once) and Athan Sporek (Les Miserables) in action. Anthony Pierini (Mary Poppins, Big Fish) has booked a recurring role on “Royal Pains”. Cole Bullock (Kinky Boots, The Lion King) will appear on the upcoming series “Shades of Blue” on CBS. And last but not least – Oona Laurence (Matilda) was featured on BuzzFeed recently for “Southpaw”! Read the full article HERE. Congrats, everyone!

Kids from King and I, Once, Violet, and more talked to These Kids Have Talent about audition tips. Read the article over HERE.

The cast of Fun Home released a brand new picture for the NOH8 campaign. View it at Playbill.com!

Chloe Wheeler (Dream Street) is featured in the Huntington Headlines for her role in Dream Street! Read it HERE.

The cast of Finding Neverland celebrated 150 performances! You can find pictures from their party at Broadway.com.

And here are more pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Three Days to See, and The Lion King!



Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations, Photo Coverage from CABARET FOR A CAUSE, and more!

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Congratulations to Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), who was nominated for a Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female)! A lot of our featured productions also received nominations–check out our list HERE and the full list of nominees on Broadway.com. Congrats to all!

Check out photo coverage from Cabaret for a Cause on Playbill.com!

We just found a video that Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) did for the Sonnet Project back in July! Check it out below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Kinky Boots, Iowa, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie, The King and I, New York Spring Spectacular, and Fun Home!


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