MARVIN’S ROOM Begins Previews, Kara Oates Joins NAPOLI, BROOKLYN Off-Broadway, and more!

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Happy first preview to the company of Marvin’s Room! Break a leg, everyone!

Congratulations to alum Kara Oates (Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot), who has joined the cast of Off-Broadway’s Napoli, Brooklyn!


Several alumni will take part in a reading of a film by 14-year-old Brynne Norquist! The cast includes Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess), Ashley Lanzoni (Dream Street), Haley Lanzoni, Madeleine Pace (Once), and Emily Rosenfeld (New York Spring Spectacular, Annie). Here’s a picture of Madeleine with Brynne!

Anthony Rosenthal will perform on the Tony Awards with his Falsettos castmates, according to this interview!

Akira Golz (Matilda) has booked a print ad for Under Armour!

Graydon Peter Yosowitz (The Light Years, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) will provide voiceover for the new Paw Patrol video game!

Julian Silva (The Lion King) has booked a video game spot!

And here are pictures from the kids of Miss Saigon, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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Liam Campora Joins MARVIN’S ROOM, Public Theater Gala Tonight with Sydney Lucas and RUNAWAYS Cast, and more!

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Congratulations to Liam Campora (Beauty and the Beast tour), who has joined the cast of Marvin’s Room, understudying the role of Charlie! The show will be Liam’s Broadway debut.


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Tonight is the Public Theater’s Gala with Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and the cast of New York City Center’s Runaways! Get more information on PublicTheater.org.

Check out pictures from the cast of Falsettos celebrating their PBS recording on TheaterMania.com!

Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) will appear in the upcoming film “Professor Marston & the Wonder Women”! Find out more on IMDb.com.

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) has booked a major TV role! Stay tuned for more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and Waitress!

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Drama Desk Awards Tonight, Kidz Theater 10th Anniversary Concert Featuring Several Alumni, and more!

Good luck to all of tonight’s Drama Desk Award nominees!

Tonight is Kidz Theater’s 10th anniversary concert, featuring alumni Luka Kain (South Pacific), Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple), Angeli Negron (Les Miserables), and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess)! Get more information on 54Below.com.

Watch Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) attempt to play a guitar using gloves, mittens, and oven mitts!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Anastasia, Waitress, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY and HOLIDAY INN Cast Albums Streaming Now, ANIMAL Extends Run, and more!

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The cast albums for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Holiday Inn are streaming now!

Animal has extended its run at Atlantic Theater Company! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Beada Briglia (Matilda), Evie Dolan (School of Rock), Alexa Shae Niziak (Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago, Dream Street), Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock), and Lucas Schultz (A Little Princess) have all joined the lineup for Henry, Sweet Henry at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.

You can catch Christopher Paul Richards (Finding Neverland) in “Me, Myself, and I” on CBS this fall! Get more information on IMDb.com.

New York theatre industry professionals will get a sneak peek at PBS’s recording of Falsettos! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out these pictures from last Monday, when YBAN founder Lindsay saw School of Rock! Great job, everyone!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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HOLIDAY INN Cast Album Release Tomorrow, THE HARD PROBLEM Coming to Lincoln Center, and more!

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The cast album for Holiday Inn will be released tomorrow! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

The Hard Problem is coming to Lincoln Center this fall, according to an EPA on Playbill.com!

Jad Grey (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appears in this commercial for Golden Corral!


Look for Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) on Season 5 of “House of Cards”! Find out more:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Lion King, A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and School of Rock!


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YBAN at KINKY BOOTS and Backstage at WAITRESS, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Album First Listen, and more!

YBAN staff member Emily saw Kinky Boots last night and really enjoyed it!

Also, YBAN founder Lindsay went backstage with Ella Dane Morgan after seeing Waitress last night! Thanks, Ella!

Get your first listen of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cast album on People.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, and A Bronx Tale!

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YBAN at WAITRESS, ON YOUR FEET to Close August 20th, and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw Waitress tonight!

On Your Feet will close on August 20th. Go see it while you can!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, and The Lion King!

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YBAN at SCHOOL OF ROCK and Backstage at CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, Pictures from ON YOUR FEET, and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay is seeing School of Rock tonight! Break a leg, everyone!

Also, Lindsay got a backstage tour from Ryan Sell after seeing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory last night! Here are some pictures:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Waitress, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, School of Rock, and 1984!

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YBAN at A BRONX TALE and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, Pictures from SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Our founder Lindsay saw A Bronx Tale this afternoon and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tonight! Here are some of her pictures:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Anastasia, On Your Feet, Waitress, Kinky Boots, and A Bronx Tale!

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YBAN at ANASTASIA and KINKY BOOTS, Abigail Paige Murphy Sings “Journey to the Past,” and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw Anastasia this afternoon and Kinky Boots tonight! Here are some pictures she took at both shows:

Watch Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street) sing “Journey to the Past”!

Get a glimpse at auditions for Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Anastasia, The Lion King, Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On Your Feet, and Miss Saigon!

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