NYMF Awards Announced, KINKY BOOTS Sings Cyndi Lauper at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

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Play Like a Winner, Generation Me, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes all won NYMF Awards! Zoe Wilson won an Outstanding Individual Performance Award for Play Like a Winner; Carrie Berk won an Outstanding Individual Performance Award for Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and the show received a special citation for “Building A Movement Through Musical Theatre”; and Milo Manheim and Julia Nightingale won performance awards for Generation Me, as well as Best Musical and many other awards for the show! Find out more in these Facebook and Instagram posts:



The cast of Kinky Boots, including Devin Trey Campbell, Christopher Convery, Jesús Del Orden, and Jake Katzman, is singing the music of Cyndi Lauper at 54 Below! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) appears in this commercial for Monopoly! Check it out:


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

 

Tai Sandhu Joins “Braid,” Aviva Winick on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” and more!

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Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) has joined the cast of the indie film “Braid”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


Aviva Winick (Matilda, Ragtime on Ellis Island) guest starred on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this week! Watch below:

Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) has a very important acting “tip” to share!

Check out more photo coverage from this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Really Rosie, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, and On Your Feet!


SCHOOL OF ROCK and A BRONX TALE Cast Departures, THE TRAVELING LADY and NYMF Shows Close, and more!

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Happy Trails to Gianna Harris, Brandon Niederauer, Sammy Ramirez, Paul Luke Bonenfant, Raghav Mehrotra, and Jersey Sullivan, who all played their final performance in School of Rock today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

Happy Trails to Hudson Loverro, who played his final performance in A Bronx Tale today! Congrats on a great run!

Finally, Happy Trails to the companies of The Traveling Lady, Play Like a Winner, Generation Me, and Peace, Love and Cupcakes, which all finished their runs today! Best of luck in all your future endeavors!

Christian Mullins (Kinky Boots tour) made his Broadway debut in Kinky Boots this week!

Watch footage from the A Bronx Tale performance at this week’s Broadway in Bryant Park below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, Generation Me, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, Anastasia, and Frozen!

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Casey Nadzam’s Birthday, SCHOOL OF ROCK Swings and Understudies Going On This Week, and more!

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Happy belated birthday to Casey Nadzam (Peace, Love and Cupcakes)! We hope you had a great day!

Today through Wednesday, you can catch Chloé Bryan on as Tomika and Ellie Kim on as Madison in School of Rock! Also, Ellie will be on as Shonelle on Friday!

Zoe Wilson and her Play Like a Winner castmates sat with Times Square Chronicles to talk about their show! Read the interview on T2COnline.com.

The teens of Peace, Love and Cupcakes chatted about their show and did the Cupcake Challenge; check it out on BroadwayWiz.com!

Generation Me will have a preview concert at 54 Below on Sunday! Find out more HERE.

Once On This Island is holding an open casting call for African-American girls ages 7-11! Get more details:

And here are pictures from the kids of On Your Feet, Frozen, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and Anastasia!

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Gianna Harris To Go On As Tomika in SCHOOL OF ROCK, Mattea Conforti Returns to “Power” Tonight, and more!

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Gianna Harris will be on as Tomika in School of Rock from July 21st to July 23rd!

Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) returned to “Power” tonight at 9pm on Starz!

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

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Rileigh McDonald Cast in “The Sinner,” Austyn Johnson Books “Team Umizoomi” Role, and more!

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Congratulations to Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), who will recur on “The Sinner” on USA! Find out more:

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) has booked a role on “Team Umizoomi”! Congrats!

“Stranger Things,” with alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), returns for Season 2 on October 27th!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) is playing Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and more!

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

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Emma Howard Makes Appearances on KCAL 9 and CBS 2, Christopher Convery Served on Student Council, and more!

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Los Angeles fans! Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) appeared on KCAL 9 at 8:30am, and on CBS 2 tonight! Get more information:

Did you know that Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) served on his school’s student council in addition to his Broadway schedule? Here he is with his certificate:


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

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1984 and MARVIN’S ROOM Offering Discount 4th of July Weekend Tickets, ANASTASIA Performing and Signing Albums Tomorrow, and more!

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1984 and Marvin’s Room will offer $40 tickets during the 4th of July weekend! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Anastasia will perform and sign cast albums tomorrow, June 29th! Find out more:

Beetlejuice will get a developmental lab in the fall! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Watch the first trailer for “The Greatest Showman,” featuring Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), on EW.com!

Check out Oona Laurence (Matilda) in the first trailer for “Bad Moms Christmas,” also on EW.com!

“The Beguiled,” which also features Oona, as well as Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda), comes out in two days! Check out Emma and Oona in this Hamilton music video made on set!

Waitress is doing a one-day-only lottery for their 500th performance on July 5th! Get more details:

Nicole Wildy (Dream Street) has joined the cast of Really, Rosie at NY City Center! Find out more:

“Going In Style,” with Jeremy Shinder (Runaways, A Christmas Story), will arrive digitally on July 11th and on DVD/Blu-Ray on August 1st! Here’s a clip:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, On Your Feet, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, School of Rock, and more, including many photos of the kids of Broadway at the Jimmy Awards!

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THE TRAVELING LADY Extends Run, July 4th Week Show Schedule, and more!

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The Traveling Lady has extended its run through July 30th at Cherry Lane Theatre! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

If you’re planning to see a show the week of July 4th, take a look at the special schedule HERE!

“Everything Sucks,” featuring Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King), will premiere on Netflix next year! Find out more on HollywoodReporter.com.

Watch the kids of School of Rock rehearse via a 360 cam on Circa.com!

The kids of Broadway attended the Jimmy Awards! Check out photo coverage on BroadwayWorld.com.

Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) and Hudson Loverro (Assassins, A Bronx Tale) chatted with People of Broadway about their lives as child actors! Read the interview HERE.

Play Like A Winner will perform at the NYMF preview concert on June 29th! Get more information:

Congrats to Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who guest-starred on “Power” over the weekend!


Sophia Kekllas will be on for Madison and Katie in School of Rock in some upcoming performances! Get more details in her Instagram post:


Congratulations to Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon), who graduated high school five days ago!


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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, 1984, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and School of Rock!

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Casting for PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES and FROZEN Announced, SCHOOL OF ROCK to Sing at Sing For Hope Piano, and more!

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The cast of Peace, Love and Cupcakes at this summer’s New York Musical Festival has been announced! It will include Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills), who is also the co-playwright of the show, James Ignacio (The King and I, Camp Rolling Hills), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Madison Mullahey (Mary Poppins tour, Shrek tour), Grace Rundhaug (The Sound of Music LIVE, Camp Rolling Hills), Lauren Bryant, Victoria Csatay, Miranda Jo DeMott, Mili Green, David Hoffman (Camp Rolling Hills), Isabelle Livingstone, Cameron Mann, Chloe Manna (Camp Rolling Hills), Merin McCallum (Camp Rolling Hills), Casey Nadzam, Ksenia Nakonechny, Alexa Reeves, Jack Richman, Jamilah Rosemond, Tai Sandhu, Blake Devin Sheridan, and Alex St. Andre. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Casting has also been announced for the pre-Broadway tryout and Broadway production of Frozen! Congratulations to Audrey Bennett (Amelie, The Sound of Music tour) and Mattea Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who will alternate as Young Anna, and Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) and Ayla Schwartz, who will alternate as Young Elsa! The show also marks Ayla’s Broadway debut. Find out more on Playbill.com.

The cast of School of Rock will sing at a Sing For Hope piano on June 20th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Waitress, Anastasia, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory have joined the lineup for Broadway in the Boros! Check out the full list of performances on Playbill.com.

Jete Laurence (Number the Stars) will recur on “Younger” and “Sneaky Pete” this season! Find out more:

Cole Bullock (The Lion King) will sing with Lorde on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” next month!

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

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