School of Rock alumni collaborated with Libra on YouTube to create an a cappella School of Rock medley! Watch here:
Congrats to Amaya Braganza (Annie, The King and I), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Succession”!
Broadway Babies, a non-profit that works with the Broadway community to increase access to arts education, is holding auditions for its Youth Pride Chorus, an LGBT+ choir for youth aged 13-22! Get details here:
Suri Marrero (The Lion King) has booked a voiceover! More details TBA.
Congrats to the companies of What the Constitution Means to Me, Mary Page Marlowe, and Happy Birthday, Wanda June, which all received Lucille Lortel Awards nominations yesterday morning, recognizing excellence in Off-Broadway theatre! Check out the full list of nominees HERE.
Outstanding Play – What the Constitution Means to Me, Produced by New York Theatre Workshop, Written by Heidi Schreck
Outstanding Revival – Happy Birthday, Wanda June, Produced by Wheelhouse Theater Company, Written by Kurt Vonnegut
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Blair Brown, Mary Page Marlowe
Happy first preview to the company of All My Sons at Roundabout Theatre Company! Break a leg!
Gloria Manning (The Lion King tour) has stepped into The Lion King on Broadway!
Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) is performing at Sundance Film Festival this weekend ahead of her upcoming EP release! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Make Believe will play Off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater later this year! Get more information on the upcoming Equity Principal Auditions on Playbill.com, and check out advice for attending an EPA as a non-Equity actor HERE.
Hayley Shukiar (A Christmas Story Live) will perform in Irena this weekend at Temple Emanuel in Los Angeles! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.
Joshua Colley (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Les Miserables, Newsies) will perform at Birdland alongside Scott Alan on February 25th! Get more details on BirdlandJazz.com.
And check out these videos from the kids of School of Rock!
Happy Opening to the company of Eco Village! Break a leg tonight!
Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) is featured in the New York Post as one of the rising stars of 2019! Read the full article on NYPost.com.
Before School of Rock played its final performance, the kids of The Ferryman paid a visit! Check out photos on BroadwayWorld.com.
In addition, check out BroadwayWorld’s photo coverage from closing night of School of Rock, as well as video of alumni and current cast members performing “Stick It To The Man” together after the final curtain call!
Brooklyn Shuck, Matilda Lawler, Michael Quinton McArthur, and Willow McCarthy chatted with Playbill about creating a family dynamic onstage in The Ferryman! And Broadway.com has photos of the kids meeting the press with their incoming new cast members!
Prep for Andrew Barth Feldman‘s Broadway debut in Dear Evan Hansen next week by reading this feature from The New York Times!
“Mirai,” the English-dubbed version of which features Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), received an Oscar nomination this morning for Best Animated Feature! Congratulations, Jaden!
Here’s the trailer for “Russian Doll,” a brand new Netflix series featuring Brooke Timber (Ballyturk)!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Eco Village, The Ferryman, and The Lion King–including several from YBAN founder Lindsay, who saw the cast rock it on closing night of School of Rock!
Happy Trails to the company of School of Rock, which plays its final Broadway performance today! Congratulations to the closing cast as well as the many alumni on a fabulous run of more than three years!
And here are pictures from the kids of The Ferryman, School of Rock, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress!
The current kids of School of Rock will take the stage at The Green Room 42 for “A Time To Rock,” presented by Shine Theatre Arts Project! Get tickets HERE.
Zoe Wilson (The Pill, Play Like a Winner, Three Days to See) has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of Eco Village! Previews begin on January 15th. Get more information HERE.
The Broadway Blog praised Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and The Ferryman as some of the best theatre of 2018, and The Ferryman, as well as The Jungle, What the Constitution Means to Me, and This Ain’t No Disco, are highlighted in YesBroadway’s 16 Gifts the Theater Gods Gave Us in 2018!
Mimi Ryder (Frozen) recently stopped by the Fancounters podcast! Listen to her episode HERE.
The updated list of panelists for the “Sing Out, Louise: The Daily Life of a Child on Broadway” panel at BroadwayCon includes Hudson Loverro (School of Rock, Assassins, A Bronx Tale), Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos), Trevor Braun (Billy Elliot, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast; currently appearing in The Ferryman), Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), and Natalia Bingham (School of Rock tour). It is set to take place on January 12th at 1:45pm in Murray Hill West Room! Get more details on the BroadwayCon schedule site.
Gregory Ye (Miss Saigon) is appearing in this commercial for Betadine!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, Beetlejuice, School of Rock, The Ferryman, and The Lion King!
Happy Trails to the companies of Christmas in Hell at the York Theatre, The Net Will Appear at 59E59 Theaters, Noura at Playwrights Horizons, and the New York Theatre Workshop production of What the Constitution Means to Me at Greenwich House Theater, which all played their final Off-Broadway performances today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!
If you are attending BroadwayCon, be sure to enter the autograph/photo lottery for the photo session with Matilda alumni before January 4th! The photo session is at 2pm with the Q&A following at 3pm.
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, The Net Will Appear, Anastasia, and The Lion King!
Enjoy this cover of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” from Levi Smith (A Bronx Tale)!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Hard Problem, Frozen, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and The Lion King!
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