CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Album Released in Stores, New SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Members, and more!

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The cast album of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was released in stores today!

Congratulations to Zachary Zwelling, Levi Buksbazen, John Allyn (Peter Pan Live), Gabrielle Greene, and Cory Leventhal, who will join the cast of School of Rock in the roles of Zack, Freddy, Billy, Shonelle, and James, respectively! Their first performance will be on July 31st, following the final performance of current cast members Brandon Niederauer, Raghav Mehrotra, Jersey Sullivan, Gianna Harris, and Sammy Ramirez on July 30th. Get more information on Playbill.com!

“The Beguiled,” with Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) and Oona Laurence (Matilda), is out in limited release today! Here’s a picture from the film:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of 1984, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Anastasia, Waitress, On Your Feet, and The Lion King!

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1984 and THE TRAVELING LADY Open, 1984 Implements Age Restriction, and more!

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Happy Opening to Sami Bray, Willow McCarthy (Matilda), and the company of 1984! Break a leg!

Happy Opening also to Korinne Tetlow and the company of The Traveling Lady at the Cherry Lane Theater! Congratulations!

1984 has implemented an age restriction–audience members must now be 13 or older. Get more information on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Waitress, and The Lion King!

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Pictures from THE TRAVELING LADY, “Transformers 5” Out in Theaters, and more!

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Get a first look at The Traveling Lady at the Cherry Lane Theater on TheaterMania.com!

“Transformers 5” is out in theaters today, featuring Isabela Moner (Evita)!

Check out more photo coverage of the School of Rock cast members at yesterday’s Sing for Hope concert on Playbill.com!

Rachel Quiner will return to Radio City Christmas Spectacular this year as Clara! Get more information:


Watch Eli Tokash (Finding Neverland, Pippin) preview “Whisper” from Trevor!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Waitress, 1984, Frozen, On Your Feet, and Kinky Boots!

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KINKY BOOTS at 54 Below, Photo Coverage from SCHOOL OF ROCK at Sing for Hope, and more!

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The kids of Kinky Boots will join their castmates at 54 Below on August 7th! Get more details HERE.

Check out photo coverage from today’s Sing for Hope concert with School of Rock on TheaterMania.com!

Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) will sing at 54 Below! Find out more on 54Below.com.

Elf is returning to NYC! Get more details on Broadway.com.

The Greenburgh Daily Voice featured Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) and his parents! Read the article HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Animal, School of Rock, Waitress, Anastasia, and more!

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Casting for PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES and FROZEN Announced, SCHOOL OF ROCK to Sing at Sing For Hope Piano, and more!

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The cast of Peace, Love and Cupcakes at this summer’s New York Musical Festival has been announced! It will include Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills), who is also the co-playwright of the show, James Ignacio (The King and I, Camp Rolling Hills), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Madison Mullahey (Mary Poppins tour, Shrek tour), Grace Rundhaug (The Sound of Music LIVE, Camp Rolling Hills), Lauren Bryant, Victoria Csatay, Miranda Jo DeMott, Mili Green, David Hoffman (Camp Rolling Hills), Isabelle Livingstone, Cameron Mann, Chloe Manna (Camp Rolling Hills), Merin McCallum (Camp Rolling Hills), Casey Nadzam, Ksenia Nakonechny, Alexa Reeves, Jack Richman, Jamilah Rosemond, Tai Sandhu, Blake Devin Sheridan, and Alex St. Andre. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Casting has also been announced for the pre-Broadway tryout and Broadway production of Frozen! Congratulations to Audrey Bennett (Amelie, The Sound of Music tour) and Mattea Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who will alternate as Young Anna, and Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) and Ayla Schwartz, who will alternate as Young Elsa! The show also marks Ayla’s Broadway debut. Find out more on Playbill.com.

The cast of School of Rock will sing at a Sing For Hope piano on June 20th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Waitress, Anastasia, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory have joined the lineup for Broadway in the Boros! Check out the full list of performances on Playbill.com.

Jete Laurence (Number the Stars) will recur on “Younger” and “Sneaky Pete” this season! Find out more:

Cole Bullock (The Lion King) will sing with Lorde on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” next month!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, The Lion King, and Anastasia!

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NEWSIES to Return to Movie Theaters, Broadway in Bryant Park Lineup Announced, and more!

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Newsies will return to movie theaters this summer! Get more details on Playbill.com.

This summer’s lineup for Broadway in Bryant Park is set to include Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Miss Saigon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and many others! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Nili Kepets (Dream Street) appears in this commercial for Luna Park Coney Island!

Alumni Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins), Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) have joined the cast of Happily: The Musical at New York Musical Festival! Check it out:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Waitress, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and School of Rock!

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FALSETTOS to Screen in Theaters July 12th, Pictures from ON YOUR FEET, and more!

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Falsettos will screen in movie theaters on July 12th! Look for your nearest theater HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Anastasia, Marvin’s Room, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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THE TRAVELING LADY Begins Previews, Zoe Wilson Joins PLAY LIKE A WINNER at NYMF, and more!

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Happy first preview to The Traveling Lady at the Cherry Lane Theater! Break a leg to Korinne Tetlow and the company!

Congratulations to Zoe Wilson (Three Days to See), who will star in New York Musical Festival’s Play Like a Winner! Get more information:

Go check out “Captain Underpants,” which includes ADR/background voices from Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE)!

Take a look at photo coverage from opening night of Animal at Atlantic Theater Company on TheaterMania.com and BroadwayWorld.com!

Lots of kids, including alumni Danielle Becht (Dream Street), Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis), Nili Kepets (Dream Street), Julia Lipzstein (Dream Street), and Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street), will be performing in A Class Act NY’s next cabaret, with Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess) hosting! Find out more:

Here’s a clip from The Public Theater’s gala!

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) has booked an episode of “Mysteries at the Museum” on Travel Channel! Here she is on set:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Miss Saigon, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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New Performance Dates for SCHOOL OF ROCK Swings, Rachel Resheff at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

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Sophia Kekllas will be on as Katie in School of Rock tomorrow, and Ellie Kim will perform on June 4th, 6th, and 7th! Go see them if you can!

Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins) returned to Feinstein’s/54 Below tonight for her solo show “The Edge of Seventeen”! Get more details HERE.

Be on the lookout for Suri Chen (Miss Saigon) in Joe Fresh print ads!


Watch Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once) sing “Rainbow Connection”!

Here’s Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) performing at Stars in the Alley with his A Bronx Tale castmates!

Check out this video of cast members from School of Rock performing at Stars in the Alley!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Anastasia!

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YBAN at KINKY BOOTS and Backstage at WAITRESS, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Album First Listen, and more!

YBAN staff member Emily saw Kinky Boots last night and really enjoyed it!

Also, YBAN founder Lindsay went backstage with Ella Dane Morgan after seeing Waitress last night! Thanks, Ella!

Get your first listen of the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cast album on People.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, and A Bronx Tale!

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