“Thankful” Concert Hosted by Winter Donnelly and Zoe Glick Tonight, Analise Scarpaci Books Voiceover, and more!

“Thankful,” a benefit concert hosted by Winter Donnelly (Frozen, Our Dear Dead Drug Lord) and Zoe Glick (The Bedwetter, Unknown Soldier, Frozen) and featuring lots of Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni, performed tonight! Watch HERE or below:

Analise Scarpaci (Mrs. Doubtfire, Matilda, A Christmas Story) booked a voiceover this week!

Watch the entire BroadwayWorld Town Hall from earlier this week with young actors from Trevor, Sing Street, and more!

Layla Capers (The Lion King, School of Rock) wants you to get involved with The Sugarplum Sled this holiday season!

Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) stopped by “The Love of Acting” on YouTube to discuss The Perfect Fit!

Check out these videos from the kids of Trevor and The Bedwetter!

Finally, check out the cast of Madison Square Garden’s production of A Christmas Carol, starring Tim Curry, performing during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

BroadwayWorld Holds Town Hall with Young Actors Today, Alumni Cast in New Works Virtual Festival, and more!

BroadwayWorld held a town hall on their Facebook page earlier today with young actors from Sing Street, Trevor, and more! Get more details about the event, still available to watch on their Facebook page, from BroadwayWorld.com.

Several Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni will appear in streamed readings as part of the New Works Virtual Festival, to benefit The Actors Fund! Those set to perform include Olivia Coronel (On Your Feet), Mateo Lizcano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, A Little Princess), Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King), Luka Kain (South Pacific), Connor Mills (Kinky Boots), and Brynn Williams (Bye Bye Birdie, 13, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, In My Life, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang). Get more details about the festival on BroadwayWorld.com!

Off-Broadway alumni Jamieson O’Brien (A Little Princess) and Jordan O’Brien (A Little Princess) have been cast in Pipe Dream Theatre’s “Three Ghosts,” a musical podcast inspired by A Christmas Carol!

Madalen Mills (School of Rock) stopped by “The Kelly Clarkson Show” to promote her new movie “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey”!

“Super Cool,” a new film with Off-Broadway alum Will Meyers (Generation Me), is arriving in movie theaters in Europe on December 4th! Other release dates are TBA.

Walter Russell III (The Lion King) streamed a new episode of “The PAW-cast” tonight, featuring special guest Jaden Jordan (The Lion King, Kinky Boots)!

Here are more details about Layla Capers’ (The Lion King, School of Rock) upcoming holiday concert, happening December 11th at 7pm EST!

Finally, watch the cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang perform “Toots Sweet” during the 2005 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

ANNIE Panel with Cabaret for a Cause Rescheduled, Laura Benanti Seeking Teens for HBO Max Series, and more!

Cabaret for a Cause’s Annie panel has been rescheduled for June 17th at 8pm EST on their Facebook page! In the meantime, watch the full Fun Home Q&A that they hosted:

Laura Benanti is seeking teens ages 15-18 for a new series on HBO Max! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Also for teens, in this case ages 12-16: there is another workshop of the new musical Pitch In set for next week! Register HERE.

Winter Donnelly (Frozen, Our Dear Dead Drug Lord) has formed a band with her brother called Muo Duo, and they just released a new single titled “Digital Island Resort”! Stream it HERE.

Watch a throwback to the New York City Center cast of Runaways performing at the 2016 Broadway for Black Lives Matter concert on Playbill.com!

Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) stopped by The Stage Door Show recently!

Also, check out the newest episode of Joshua’s series “The Early Night Show,” featuring Michael Orland, Sami Bray (The Bedwetter, 1984), and Ariela Rozentul!

Finally, while her school’s production of Bring It On was cancelled, Tyrah Skye Odoms (Annie) was able to perform a virtual edition of it! Watch this clip:

TINA, THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES, and More Nominated for Antonyo Awards; Young Broadway’s List of Anti-Racism Resources, and more!

Congratulations to the following nominees from our featured shows, kids, or alumni in the inaugural Antonyo Awards, and to all others nominated as well! The Antonyo Awards are a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community and will take place at 7:00pm EST on June 19, 2020, also known as Juneteenth, a holiday which commemorates the end of slavery in America. Get more details, including the full list of nominations, on BroadwayWorld.com!

  • Best Featured Actor in a Play on Broadway – Jordan Barbour for The Inheritance
  • Best Featured Actor in a Musical Off-Broadway – Saycon Sengbloh for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Director – Whitney White for Our Dear Dead Drug Lord
  • Best Director – Lileana Blain-Cruz for Anatomy of a Suicide
  • Best Sound – Rucyl Frison for Anatomy of a Suicide
  • Best Orchestrations – The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Orchestrations – Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Original Score – The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Book – Lynn Nottage for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Book – Katori Hall for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
  • Best Actor in a Play on Broadway – LaChanze for A Christmas Carol
  • Best Actor in a Musical Off-Broadway – LaChanze for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Actor in a Musical on Broadway – Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) for West Side Story
  • Best Revival – West Side Story (starring alum Shereen Pimentel)
  • Best Musical – The Secret Life of Bees
  • Best Musical – Tina: The Tina Turner Musical

We’ve compiled a list of 300+ resources (books, articles, movies, TV, documentaries, musicals, plays, and mental health/self-care resources) organized by age group for parents, kids, teens, and families to begin conversations surrounding race and to add more stories with Black characters to their libraries. Read it HERE!

Because of Winn Dixie might be coming to Broadway! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alumni from Fun Home took part in a panel on Cabaret for a Cause’s Facebook page earlier today to benefit The Actors Fund!

Atticus Ware (Flying Over Sunset) took part in Theatre Charlotte’s recent Quarantine the Musical!

And here are pictures from the kids of Trevor, Caroline, Or Change, and The Lion King!




Elliana Walmsley to Play Clara in RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, Sophia Anne Caruso Receives Sardi’s Portrait, and more!

Congratulations to “Dance Moms” star Elliana Walmsley, who will play Clara in Radio City Christmas Spectacular this holiday season!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) received a Sardi’s portrait this week! Check out pictures on Playbill.com, and watch a clip of her performing “Beautiful Sound” here:

Caroline Basu (School of Rock) performed “I Hate Men” at 54 Below as part of Growing Up Broadway’s event “Switched”!

Check out production photos from Ladyship on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, Frozen, and Ladyship!









Sophia Anne Caruso’s Birthday; Shereen Pimentel, Ben Cook, and Jacob Guzman Cast in WEST SIDE STORY Revival, and more!

Happy birthday to Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice)! We hope you had a great day, Sophia!

Congratulations to alumni Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), and Jacob Guzman (Newsies), who have been cast in the upcoming West Side Story revival! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out these videos from the most recent Growing Up Broadway event, “Switched,” at 54 Below!

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, Waitress, and Ladyship!





LADYSHIP and NOT EVEN THE GOOD THINGS Begin Performances, “Family Reunion” on Netflix Today, and more!

Happy first performance to Ladyship at the New York Musical Festival and to Not Even The Good Things Off-Broadway at Theatre Row! Break a leg, everyone!

“Family Reunion” hits Netflix today! Be on the lookout for Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), who appears as a recurring character!

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) spoke with Fox 5 NY about participating in “Broadway Sings For Pride”!

Check out these performance videos from “Switched” at 54 Below!

And check out these pictures from the kids of Ladyship!



Gaten Matarazzo Competes on “Celebrity Family Feud,” Performance Videos from “The Early Night Show” and “Switched,” and more!

Broadway alum and “Stranger Things” star Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) recently competed on “Celebrity Family Feud”! The full episode is available on ABC’s app and website. You can check out a sneak peek here:

Check out these videos from “Switched” at 54 Below and “The Early Night Show” at The Green Room 42!

“All Together Now,” a 54 Below concert with kids from School of Rock, Les Miserables, and more, is having a flash sale that ends tonight!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress and Ladyship!

THE FERRYMAN Recoups Investment, Promotional Photos of THE LION KING Film with Shahadi Wright Joseph, and more!

Congrats to The Ferryman, which recouped its investment just before closing!

The film remake of “The Lion King” hits theaters in 11 days! Check out Broadway alum Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) in these new promotional photos:

Videos from the most recent “(YOUNG)” are now up on YouTube! Check them out HERE.

Victoria Collett (Waitress) has been added to Kids of the Arts’ A Little Princess, playing in New York City this August! Get tickets HERE.

Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine) is playing Princess Winnifred in Once Upon A Mattress in Calabasas, CA, from July 19-21! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Ladyship and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!





Ariana Perlson in PIPPIN, MAMMA MIA, and BONNIE & CLYDE at Summer Repertory Theater; Gaten Matarazzo’s Band WORK IN PROGRESS Releases New Music; and more!

Ariana Perlson (A Little Princess) is performing in Pippin, Mamma Mia, and Bonnie & Clyde as part of Summer Repertory Theater’s 2019 season! Get tickets HERE.

Gaten Matarazzo‘s (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) band, Work in Progress, just released brand new music!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman and Ladyship!