Today and yesterday, we are throwing it back both to the live telecasts we’ve seen over our ten-year history, and to the shows like The Addams Family, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Elf, and The Scottsboro Boys, all of which Young Broadway Actor News covered in 2010, its first year of existence. Stay tuned for a 10th Anniversary announcement on Monday! #YoungBway10
“Never Rarely Sometimes Always,” with Talia Ryder (Matilda), arrives on-demand nationwide as of today!
The cast album release date for Sing Street has been pushed back to April 17th, according to iTunes. We’ll keep you updated on its upcoming release!
The original Broadway “Bechdel kids” of Fun Home created another video, this time to support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS!
Kaden Amari Anderson (Caroline, Or Change) took part in Shine Theatre Arts Project’s virtual cabaret this week!
Congrats to Laila Drew (Generation Me), who guest starred on last night’s episode of “Law & Order: SVU”!
Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) joined today’s episode of “Broadway Jackbox” with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen)! Get more details on Playbill.com.
Today, Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) stopped by (YOUNG)’s Instagram account (@YoungBroadwaySeries) to chat about the industry! And yesterday, the (YOUNG) Instagram hosted a livestreamed concert from Kaylin Hedges (The Bedwetter)! Be sure to check out their account.
Tonight, Forbidden Broadway returns to New York City for an engagement at the York Theatre Company! Break a leg to Joshua Turchin and the rest of the cast!
Last night, YBAN founder Lindsay got to see Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) perform in the national tour of What the Constitution Means to Me! We love this show and highly recommend it for everyone middle-school-aged and up! “We ALL belong in the Preamble.”
Rileigh McDonald (Matilda, Good for Otto) will guest star on an upcoming episode of ABC’s “Schooled”!
Earlier this week, Presley Ryan performed “Say My Name” and “Dead Mom” with her Beetlejuice castmates at Broadway Under the Stars, a free event at The Shops at Columbus Circle!
YBAN has created a playlist of holiday songs from musicals like Elf and A Christmas Story, tracks from “Carols for a Cure” and “The Holiday Star Experience,” and singles/EPs released by the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway! We’ll be updating it throughout the season. Give a listen HERE!
“Sunny Side Up,” with Nia Sioux (Trip of Love), has arrived on Brat TV!
Check out this family 4-pack offer for You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown!
Liberty has announced that veterans will receive free tickets to the show’s opening night! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.
Dylan Boyd (Finding Neverland) guest-starred on “The Jim Gaffigan Show”! Watch it on TVLand.com.
Go behind-the-scenes at Runaways in the video below!
Congratulations to Keaton Tetlow, who has been cast in Lisa and Leonardo at the New York Musical Festival! Find out more about the show:
Watch Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), Jonah Verdon (Disaster!), Joshua Colley (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Les Miserables, Newsies), and Juli Wesley (Unbroken Circle) sing on “Maya and Marty” with lots of other Broadway stars on HollywoodReporter.com!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, New York Spectacular, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, and Waitress!
Athan Sporek (Les Miserables) has announced his final 10 performances as Gavroche! They are: 8/22 at 8pm, 8/23 at 3pm, 8/25 at 7pm, 8/26 at 2pm, 8/28 at 8pm, 8/29 at 2pm, 9/3 at 7pm, 9/4 at 8pm, 9/9 at 1:30pm, and 9/9 at 7:30pm. Make sure to go see him while you can!
Kinky Boots has announced they will give away 100 free tickets to their 1000th performance! Get more information in the Facebook post below:
Kids from Fun Home, Kinky Boots, and more will sing to benefit Sweet Generation on August 28th! Get more information on KidsCook4ACause.org!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Fun Home, Matilda, Finding Neverland, The King and I, Kinky Boots, and Les Miserables!
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