A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Arriving on DVD, Hayden Bercy in Little League Commercial, and more!

A Christmas Story LIVE will arrive on DVD on November 13th. Please see Amazon.com to pre-order.

Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is now appearing in a Little League commercial on ESPN. Be sure to keep an eye out for him and let us know if you see him!

Here’s another video of Katie Grober (Waitress) on the Today Show! Watch her perform “I’m Yours” with Jason Mraz below:

 

 

And here are more pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, The Lion King, Mary Page Marlowe, and School of Rock!



MARY PAGE MARLOWE Opens, Zachary Zwelling and Iggy Rosado to Depart SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Happy Opening to the company of Mary Page Marlowe at Second Stage Theater! Break a leg, everyone!

Zachary Zwelling and Iggy Rosado will play their final performances of School of Rock on July 29th. Go see them before then if you can!

Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street), Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), and Stephanie Ticas (The Gold) have joined the cast of KOTA’s youth production of High School Musical in August! Find out more on KidsOfTheArts.com.

Projects featuring Broadway, Off-Broadway, and live-broadcast kids were nominated for Emmys this morning! Find out more on EW.com. They include:

  • “This Is Us,” with Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Contemporary Costumes, and Outstanding Music Supervision.
  • “The Americans,” with Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series, and Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series.
  • “Stranger Things,” with Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Special Visual Effects, Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series, Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour), Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour), and Outstanding Music Supervision.
  • Jesus Christ Superstar Live, with Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock), nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama, Outstanding Variety Special, Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Costumes for Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Programming, Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special, Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special, Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, and Outstanding Production Design for a Variety Special.
  • “The Sinner,” with Rileigh McDonald (Good for Otto, Matilda), nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.
  • “Paterno,” with Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), nominated for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama and Outstanding Television Movie.
  • A Christmas Story Live, nominated for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.
  • The 71st Annual Tony Awards, nominated for Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special.

Waitress performed at Broadway in Bryant Park today!

Rozie Baker (Bonnie and Clyde, Shrek, Mary Poppins) has a brand new single out on Spotify and Apple Music!

And here are pictures from the kids of Mary Page Marlowe, School of Rock, and A Bronx Tale!

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YBAN at ONCE ON THIS ISLAND and BROADWAY KIDS JAM Recording Session, Isabella Russo Books Pilot, and more!

YBAN’s Lindsay saw Once On This Island today and really enjoyed it! She met Emerson Davis and Mia Williamson at the show:

Lindsay also got to attend a recording session with Broadway Kids Jam! Stay tuned for their next cover.

Congratulations to Isabella Russo (School of Rock, The Mother of Invention), who has booked a pilot called “For Love”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, School of Rock, and The Lion King!

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ANASTASIA, A BRONX TALE, and More Participating in Kids’ Night on Broadway; CABARET FOR A CAUSE Videos; and more!

Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, Once On This Island, and School of Rock, along with many other shows, are participating in Kids’ Night on Broadway! Read more on Playbill.com.

Check out more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot) performing her original song “Short Little Ridge”!

Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie) performed “A Song for my Sister” with her sister Anika Braganza!

Tori Feinstein (Matilda), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda tour), Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour), Zell Steele Morrow (Really Rosie, Fun Home), and Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) sang “If Only You Would Listen” from School of Rock! Watch below:

Here’s Leah Rose, Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), and Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour) performing “When I Grow Up” from Matilda!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Endangered, A Christmas Story Live, A Bronx Tale, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Frozen!

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A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Performs Tonight, Jonah Mussolino Departs A BRONX TALE, and more!

A Christmas Story Live is tonight! Break a leg (lamp), everyone!

Happy Trails to Jonah Mussolino, who plays his final performance in A Bronx Tale today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Jonah!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Videos, Pictures and Videos from A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE and A BRONX TALE!

Here’s Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story tour), Leah Rose, Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), and Tori Feinstein (Matilda) performing “Shake It Off” at Cabaret for a Cause!

Check out Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) singing “A Loud and Funny Song” at Cabaret for a Cause!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live and A Bronx Tale!

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Amadi Chapata’s Birthday, Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh Joins FRANKENSTEIN, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Amadi Chapata (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Amadi!

Congratulations to Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh, who has joined the cast of Frankenstein Off-Broadway! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Once On This Island was named one of Variety’s 10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2017! Check out the full list on Variety.com.

Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will star in the new Netflix show “On My Block”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Andy Walken talked with BroadwayWorld about the upcoming A Christmas Story Live! Read the interview HERE.

The girls of Frozen performed at 54 Below tonight with their co-star Robert Creighton! Get more information on 54Below.com.

Watch Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) sing the National Anthem at Madison Square Garden!

Check out this video of the kids of A Christmas Story Live chatting about getting cast in the show!

Watch Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) talk about her experience living with Crohn’s Disease!

We now have more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s the cast closing out the show with “You Will Be Found” from Dear Evan Hansen:

Watch Evie Dolan (School of Rock) sing and play “Praying” by Kesha!

Here’s Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins) singing “Avalanche”!

Finally, check out Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) performing “She Used To Be Mine”:

And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Story Live and School of Rock!

SCHOOL OF ROCK Production Photos, SAG Award Nominations Announced, and more!

Check out new production photos from School of Rock on BroadwayWorld.com.

The SAG Award nominations came out today, and several of the shows nominated feature our alumni! Congratulations to “This Is Us” and “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” both featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), and to “Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie).

The Utica Observer-Dispatch highlighted Allie Kiesel and A Christmas Story Live! Read the article on UticaOD.com.

In addition to the previously announced Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots) will also appear in the “Arkangel” episode on Season 4 of “Black Mirror”!

Check out these videos from this Monday’s Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) performing “Stand in the Light”!

Here’s Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story tour) singing “All Grown Up”!

Watch Alex and Iris Davies (The Sound of Music tour) sing “If You Fall”!

Amadi Chapata (School of Rock) performed in the opening number of Gypsy of the Year! Watch below:

Get an exclusive look at the choreography of A Christmas Story Live!

Watch Brooklyn Nelson (Frozen, Matilda) singing “Mary Did You Know” at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church this past Sunday!

Check out Serena Quadrato (Matilda) appearing on “Lip Sync Battle Shorties” back in October!

Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) makes a brief appearance in Dear Evan Hansen‘s “You Will Be Found” Virtual Choir!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause and A Christmas Story Live!


Kyla Carter to Voice “Trolls: The Beat Goes On” Character, Annabelle Wachtel on “Bull” Tonight, and more!

Happy Hanukkah to all those who celebrate; tonight is the first night!

Kyla Carter (Number the Stars) will voice a character in the upcoming Netflix series “Trolls: The Beat Goes On”! Get more details on Variety.com.

Tonight, Annabelle Wachtel (School of Rock) will guest-star on “Bull”! Find out more:

Watch Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) singing “How Far I’ll Go” at Cabaret for a Cause!

Also, Madison appeared on another episode of “Search Party” last weekend! Her episode, titled “Hysteria,” is available to watch on TBS.com.

Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots) recently took part in a reading of the musical Into the Wild, based on the book of the same name!

Popmania chatted with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) about her role in “The Greatest Showman”! Read the article on Popmania.com.

Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once) will guest-star on an episode of “Black Mirror”! Get a look at the show’s upcoming season HERE.

Here’s the new Portland Trail Blazers commercial, with Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock)!

Gabrielle Greene, Olivia Chun, and Zachary Zwelling stopped by AOL Build with their School of Rock co-stars to talk about the show!

BroadwayWorld has rehearsal and interview footage from A Christmas Story Live! Check it out HERE or below:

You can catch Chloé Bryan on as Tomika in School of Rock today and tomorrow!

We missed a show in our Golden Globe nominations announcement yesterday! Congrats as well to “The Sinner,” which features Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), on their Golden Globe nominations!

And here are pictures from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Christmas Story Live, and more!

Jaden Waldman’s Birthday, Golden Globe Nominations, and more!

Happy birthday to Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)! We hope you had a great day, Jaden!

The Golden Globes nominations came out today! Congratulations to “The Greatest Showman,” featuring Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), Emerson Tate Alexander (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), Sawyer Niehaus (Fun Home), Rocco Wu (The King and I), and Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda); “Stranger Things,” featuring Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert); “The Post,” featuring Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street); “This Is Us” and “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” both featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King); and “Big Little Lies,” featuring Iain Armitage. Check out the full list of nominations on CNN.com!

Watch Laurel Griggs (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Once) and Violet Tinnirello (Chasing Rainbows workshop) on last weekend’s “Saturday Night Live”!

Check out the trailer for “The Post,” with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street)!

Also, here’s a sneak peek at “The Greatest Showman,” also featuring Austyn!

This makes me super excited!!! #thegreatestshowman

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Have you downloaded the Broadway Star Project holiday album yet? It features alumni Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock), Madeleine Pace (Once), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Merin McCallum (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Blake Devin Sheridan (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Bonale Fambrini (The King and I), Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), and Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King). Find out more:

Tonight is Cabaret for a Cause in New York City, with kids from Waitress, Fun Home, and more! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Anastasia, and Once On This Island!

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