Analise Scarpaci to Leave MATILDA, MRS. DOUBTFIRE Musical in the Works, and more!

Analise Scarpaci

Analise Scarpaci (Matilda) said on her Instagram that she will play her last performance in Matilda on March 1, 2015, along with Ava DeMary, Beatrice Tulchin, and Mitchell Sink, who will all have their last performances that day as well. Please see them before then if you can!

Also, make sure to keep voting for “Just Add Magic,” which features Judah Bellamy (Matilda, The Lion King)! Click HERE to watch the pilot and vote!

An article on TheaterMania.com announced that a musical based on the movie “Mrs. Doubtfire” is in the works, with Alan Menken writing the music, David Zippel writing the lyrics, and Harvey Fierstein writing the book. Get more information HERE!

Cabaret for a Cause now has a website! Check it out:
www.CabaretForACause.us

Check out this video from the final curtain call of Motown!

 

 

And here’s a video of K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) singing at her school!

 

 

And here are pictures from the kids of The King and I, Matilda, and Doctor Zhivago!

 

Gaten Matarazzo to leave LES MIS, Tony Awards Set Nomination Date, and more!

Gaten MatarazzoIt was announced today that Gaten Matarazzo will play his final performance of Les Miserables on March 1st. His final performance schedule is on his FB fan page. Please see him while you can!

The Tony Awards have set their nomination announcement date! Tune in at 8:30am EST at TonyAwards.com on April 28th.

“A Little Game” is now out on DVD! Order it at Amazon.com and check out an exclusive clip at BeliefNet.com.

Somewhere in Time has cast their first workshop. Included in the cast is young actor Jake Katzman as Young Arthur! No word yet on a Broadway production, but we will keep you posted.

We have more video from both Cabaret for a Cause and A Time to Shine! Check out all of those videos below, which features kids from Matilda, King and I, A Little Princess, and more!


 

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, and Motown!

 

Judah Bellamy and Ashton Woerz in “Hall Stars” and “Just Add Magic,” K’Lynn Jackman Interview, and more!

Judah Bellamy (Matilda, The Lion King) and Ashton Woerz (Pippin, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) are both featured in Nickelodeon’s new web series “Hall Stars”! Check out the pilot on Nick.com to support Judah and Ashton and their castmates!

Judah Bellamy is also featured in an Amazon pilot called “Just Add Magic”! Amazon’s 2015 pilot season is here! Every year, Amazon introduces new pilots to its audience. Over the next four weeks, their audience (YOU!) is then invited to watch, rate, and review each pilot to determine which one will get picked up for a full series. The pilot is described as: “Kelly Quinn and her two BFFs, Darbie and Hannah, stumble upon her grandmother’s mysterious cookbook in the attic and discover some far from ordinary recipes. When the Shut’em Up Shortcake silences Kelly’s pesky little brother and the Healing Hazelnut Tart heals Darbie’s ankle, the girls discover they have the power of magic.” Please go watch on Amazon.com and support Judah!

Check out this video of K’Lynn Jackman‘s (The Lion King) latest interview!

Also, check out K’Lynn’s pictures from the interview!

 

More big news: the Oscar nominations were announced today, and “Into the Woods” (featuring Lilla Crawford of Annie and Billy Elliot) and “The Grand Budapest Hotel” (featuring Gabriel Rush of Billy Elliot) both scored nominations! Check out the full list on BroadwayWorld.com!

Check out a “throwback video” from when the kids of Matilda Skyped with astronauts in 2013 on BBC.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, The King and I, Kinky Boots, and Les Miserables!

Sawyer Nunes’s “Madam Secretary” Episode, ONCE Concert Video Highlights, and more!

Sawyer Nunes

Sawyer Nunes (Matilda) recently appeared on an episode of “Madam Secretary,” and you can check it out on CBS.com! Sawyer first comes in at 1:18.

BroadwayWorld.com has posted video highlights of the recent Once Fare-Thee-Well Concert—check them out below, and read the article HERE!

Check out this video from the latest Cabaret for a Cause, featuring Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story), Alexis Paige, Scarlett Diaz, and Hayleigh Cathy Jusas (A Little Princess)!

The King and I and Fun Home were listed in BroadwayBox.com‘s “Five Spring Shows To Be Uber-Excited About”! Congratulations!

Congratulations to everyone involved with “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” which took the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical! It features Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot)!

Finally, check out these pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, The King and I, and Matilda!

 

INTO THE WOODS’s Box Office Numbers, and more pictures!

Lilla Crawford Into the Woods made over $8 million on New Years Day, making its box office total at $72 million! If you haven’t seen it yet, please go!

And here are more pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Once, Matilda, and The King and I!

 

 

 

 

Peyton Ella (A Little Princess) seeing Sophie Knapp in Once!

PETER PAN LIVE Pictures, New Special on Disney Musicals, and more!

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Production photos from Peter Pan LIVE have been added! Please take a look at BroadwayWorld.com for even more pictures.

ABC will have a special celebrating Disney musicals on Broadway! Musicals to be highlighted include Newsies, The Lion King, and Mary Poppins. The special will air on December 14th at 7pm. Set your DVRs!

We added a page for The King and I to our website. Please take a look! We will add more as opening night approaches.

The kids of Matilda will sing the National Anthem at tomorrow’s Giants’ game. Be sure to tune in!

Jake Schwencke (Billy Elliot) has booked a national commercial for Weight Watchers. Congratulations, Jake!

K’Lynn Jackman (The Lion King) has added a bunch of pictures with fans and around NYC to her FB fan page. Check it out!

Colin Critchley (Waiting for Godot) will appear in the upcoming Lifetime film, “Wishin And Hopin'”. The trailer is below! The film premieres on December 6th at 7pm.

And here are more pictures from the kids of Liberty, A Christmas Memory, Matilda, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

Ted Wilson’s Birthday, Gabriel Rush on “Gotham”, and more!

We want to wish a very happy birthday to Ted Wilson (Matilda) who celebrated his birthday yesterday!

Ted Wilson

Tonight, Gabriel Rush (Billy Elliot) will appear on “Gotham” at 8pm on Fox. Be sure to watch! We will have the episode up soon.

More pictures from the Dr. Phillips’ Center for the Performing Arts opening night event – which featured a performance from Broadway/Off-Broadway kids like Tori Murray (Ruthless!) and Sam Poon (King and I) – have been added Zimbio. Take a look HERE!

We have pictures from opening night of Punk Rock! Sophie Shapiro looked stunning along with her castmates. You can find opening night pictures at BroadwayWorld.com.

Nathaniel Logan McIntyre (The Lion King) added pictures of him backstage at the Minskoff Theater at his FB fan page. Take a look!

Broadway Kids Care performed at the UNICEF Snowflake Lighting last night. If you missed it, watch it below!

We’ve compiled a playlist of videos of some of the recently announced-King and I kids in action. Take a look!

And here are pictures from the kids of Les Miserables, Matilda, Punk Rock, and Peter Pan LIVE!