Sydney Lucas Departs FUN HOME, Fabi Aguirre Departs LES MISERABLES for ON YOUR FEET, and more!

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Happy Trails to Sydney Lucas, who played her last performance today as Small Alison in Fun Home, after three years, one Tony nomination, one Obie Award, and so much more with the show! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Sydney! Check out special features on Playbill.com and BroadwayWorld.com chronicling Sydney’s journey with Fun Home!

Happy Trails to Fabi Aguirre, who played her last performance as Little Cosette in Les Miserables today! (She also played Young Eponine at some shows.) Next up for Fabi is the original Broadway cast of On Your Feet as the standby for Young Gloria! We can’t wait!

Congratulations to Avey Noble, who has been cast in this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular! Check out the Facebook post below for more information:

Congratulations to Timothy TV Cao (Matilda), who will guest star on “Limitless”! We can’t wait to see it, Timothy! Get more information below:

Indianapolis Monthly did a Q&A with Ethan Halford Holder (The King and I)! Check it out HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Lazarus, Ruthless!, Finding Neverland, Matilda, Fun Home, The King and I, and Les Miserables!

 

SCHOOL OF ROCK To Perform on the Today Show, Jake and Sydney Lucas Featured on Time For Kids, and more!

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The cast of School of Rock will perform on the Today Show on October 16th! Get more information on Today.com, and make sure to tune in!

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Jake Lucas (The King and I) are featured in a video on Time For Kids! Check it out on TimeForKids.com!

We found Grace Mozitis (Dream Street) meeting Sutton Foster in this clip! Very exciting!

Did you know Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) was on The Ellen Show just a couple years ago? Watch here!

Here is video (courtesy of BC/EFA) of the Matilda kids singing “When I Grow Up” at Broadway Flea Market!

Check out this video of The King and I‘s newest King of Siam, Hoon Lee, getting to know the kids and other cast members!

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, The King and I, Matilda, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

 

Bonale Fambrini’s Birthday, KINKY BOOTS and FUN HOME Get New Cast Members, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Bonale Fambrini (The King and I)! We hope you had a great day!

Congratulations to Devin Trey Campbell, who has joined the cast of Kinky Boots as Young Lola! It is Devin’s Broadway debut! Get more information on PlaybillVault.com.

Congratulations to Presley Ryan (The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), who has joined the cast of Fun Home as a “super swing”! It is Presley’s Broadway debut!

Congrats to “Jack of the Red Hearts,” which features Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory) and Sophia Anne Caruso (Lazarus, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!, The Nether), on winning seven awards at the Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City! Check out the awards they won in the Facebook post below:

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Jake Lucas (The King and I) recently attended Broadway Salutes 2015! Check out pictures from the event on TheaterMania.com. Sydney also recently attended an American Theatre Wing gala to honor James Earl Jones! Check out pictures from that on Broadway.com.

Les Miserables has a special ticket offer for fans–“2-4-$60.01”! On October 6th, the London production of the show celebrates its 30th anniversary, and in honor of that, for one day only, you can get two tickets to the show for $60.01! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

Niles Fitch (The Lion King) and Taliyah Whitaker (brownsville song) guest-starred on “Law & Order: SVU” tonight at 9/8c! Did you catch it? If not, you can check out the promo for the episode below:

If Kevin Tellez (On Your Feet) looks familiar, it might be because of this viral video from just a year ago!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, Matilda, The King and I, Fun Home, Kinky Boots, and School of Rock!

 

Kevin Tellez Joins ON YOUR FEET, Dante Melucci to Guest Star on “Gotham,” and more!

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Congratulations to Kevin Tellez, who will make his Broadway debut in On Your Feet!

Dante Melucci (School of Rock) will guest star on “Gotham” at 8:00 pm on October 5th! Congrats, Dante–we can’t wait to see it!

You can watch a clip of Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) on Nick Jr.’s “Shimmer and Shine” HERE!

Check out pictures of Tori Murray (Ruthless!) meeting Haven Burton on BroadwayWorld.com!

There are lots of new pictures from Broadway Flea Market! Check them out on Playbill.com and BroadwayWorld.com!

Kids’ auditions for Matilda are coming up in October! Get more information on NoraBrennanCasting.com.

Check out these new Lyrics for Life videos!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, The Lion King, Fun Home, The King and I, School of Rock, Dream Street, Les Miserables, and On Your Feet!


 

Douglas Baldeo Leaves KINKY BOOTS, BEFORE YOUR VERY EYES Casting Announced, and more!

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Happy Trails to Douglas Baldeo, who has played his final performance as Young Lola in Kinky Boots! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

Full casting for Before Your Very Eyes at the Public Theater has been announced! Congratulations to all those in the cast! You can view it by clicking HERE and scrolling down to the bottom of the page; it is on the right.

The 2016 Tony Awards are set for June 5th, 2016, and the nominations will be announced on April 29th, 2016! Get more information on Broadway.com.

You can catch Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street) in God Lives in Glass at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center in Long Island City from October 15th-18th! Break a leg, Josiah!

We now have video footage from “Wunderkind,” featuring Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, A Little Princess), Chris Sumpter (Matilda), and Ashton Woerz (Pippin, Priscilla Queen of the Desert)! Check it out below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, Cabaret for a Cause, Dream Street, Fun Home, Les Miserables, and The King and I!

 

THE GRAY MAN First Preview Tonight, MATILDA Video, and more!

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The first preview of The Gray Man is tonight! Break a leg to Tahlia Ellie and the whole company!

The Matildas of Matilda played “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth-Grader?” with Christopher Sieber (Miss Trunchbull)! Watch the video below or on Playbill.com!

Check out this awesome video of Alessandra Baldacchino (A Little Princess) finding out that she got the part in Fun Home!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, The Lion King, Les Miserables, Kinky Boots, Finding Neverland, Matilda, and The King and I!



 

Sarah Charles Lewis in TUCK EVERLASTING, FUN HOME Cast Changes, and more!

Congratulations to Sarah Charles Lewis, who will transfer to Broadway with the company of Tuck Everlasting as Winnie Foster! It will be Sarah’s Broadway debut. Get more information on Playbill.com!

Sydney Lucas will play her final performance as Small Alison in Fun Home on October 4th! Gabriella Pizzolo (Matilda), currently the understudy for John, Christian, and Small Alison, will take over the role of Small Alison beginning October 6th! Congrats to Gabriella, and we can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Sydney! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

Congrats to Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), who filmed a new commercial for Uplift Humanity 2015 recently, to raise awareness for juvenile recidivism in India! The commercial will be on Zee TV and Colors TV in November! Check out this picture of Swayam on set:

“Jack of the Red Hearts,” featuring Taylor Richardson (Annie, A Christmas Memory) and Sophia Anne Caruso (The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!), is screening in Jersey City next week! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

Congratulations to Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, A Little Princess), who will reprise her role of Marina in AZAIO, the original Italian opera she was a part of in Italy last summer, in Philadelphia next month! Check out Mavis’s Facebook post below for more information:

“Southpaw,” featuring Oona Laurence (Matilda), is coming to DVD, Blu-ray, and On Demand on October 27th, and to Digital HD on October 16th! Get more information on GoWatchIt.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, Les Miserables, Fun Home, The King and I, and Kinky Boots!

 

Fabi Aguirre to Join ON YOUR FEET, Swayam Bhatia in Prudential Commercial, and more!

Congratulations to Fabi Aguirre (Les Miserables), who will join the upcoming Broadway production of On Your Feet! Check out Fabi’s announcement on Instagram below:

 

Congrats to Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), who has booked a Prudential commercial! We can’t wait to see it!

Here’s Graham Montgomery‘s Kinky Boots performance schedule through October 17th!

Check out this video of Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, A Little Princess) singing “Breakaway” at Lyrics for Life!

Here is the cast of School of Rock performing “Teacher’s Pet”!

The trailer for “Detours,” featuring Ashley Lanzoni (Dream Street), is out now! Watch it below–you can find her at 0:17.

Detours Trailer from Mara A Lesemann on Vimeo.

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, The Lion King, Ruthless!, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, The King and I, and Matilda!

 

Elizabeth Teeter in THE CRUCIBLE, Brooklyn Shuck on America’s Got Talent, and more!

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Congratulations to Elizabeth Teeter (The Audience, Mary Poppins), who has been cast as Betty Parris in the upcoming Broadway revival of The Crucible! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Brooklyn Shuck (Matilda, Annie) appeared on America’s Got Talent last night! Congrats, Brooklyn! Check out the video below:

Cabaret for a Cause has updated their info about their Broadway Flea Market table! Check it out in the Facebook post below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Fun Home, Les Miserables, Kinky Boots, Matilda, and The King and I!

 

LYRICS FOR LIFE Tonight, LION KING Cub Start Dates, and more!

Lyrics for Life Break a leg to all those performing in Lyrics for Life tonight! Performers include kids from Matilda, Once, and our very own staff members Audrey and Emily!

Julian Silva and Grace Capeless will debut in The Lion King on September 22nd. Leaving the company on Sept. 20th are Shahadi Wright Joseph and Nathaniel McIntyre. Go see them while you can! A performance schedule through November can be found at Julian Silva’s FB fan page.

Congrats to Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess) who will guest star on “I Love You…But I Lied” on Lifetime! Air date is TBA.

A new promo for The Gray Man is now up online! Take a look below and be sure to see it beginning Sept. 25th:

Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) was interviewed by NBC New York (along with her castmates Beth Malone and Emily Skeggs) on the show’s impact and playing Alison Bechdel . Watch below!

And here are more pictures from the kids of Matilda, Lyrics for Life, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, The King and I, and Kinky Boots!