“Frozen 2” with Mattea Conforti Out in Theaters, Joshua Turchin Nominated for BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards, and more!

As of yesterday, “Frozen 2,” with Broadway alum Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) as the voice of Young Elsa, is out in movie theaters!

Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie) voices Disney’s new “Frozen 2” talking Anna doll!

Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) is up for a few BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards! Be sure to vote HERE.

Here’s the new trailer for “Everything’s Gonna Be Okay,” a brand new Freeform show with Maeve Press (Before Your Very Eyes)!

Check out the newest commercial for Foot Locker with Julian Silva (The Lion King)!

Check out pictures from opening night of A Christmas Carol on BroadwayWorld.com and Broadway.com, as well as portraits from Broadway.com! Also, Jai Ram Srinivasan is featured in The Burn, and he and Sebastian Ortiz are featured together in Today!

Take a look at photo coverage from opening night of The Underlying Chris on BroadwayWorld.com!

Also, check out opening night portraits from The Inheritance on Broadway.com!

The original kids of Frozen attended the launch party for the brand new book How Does the Show Go On?

The cast of Beetlejuice will perform and sign copies of the show’s cast album at Barnes & Noble! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Costume [Inner Voices]) has been cast in Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol, a concert presented by the Actors Fund! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out the trailer for “Hunters,” starring Al Pacino and featuring Chloé Bryan (School of Rock)!

Jesus Del Orden (The Lion King, Kinky Boots) and Sophia Rodriguez (Waitress) were interviewed by NBC!

“Buttons,” the family film with Alivia Clark (Little Miss Sunshine), is now out on digital! A DVD release is set for December 3rd.

“Sydney To The Max,” with Ruth Righi (Really Rosie, School of Rock), has been renewed for a third season ahead of its second season premiere! Get more information on Deadline.com.

Scarlett Sher (Waitress) recorded a voiceover recently! More details to come.

This weekend is your last chance to see for all the women who thought they were Mad! Check out this promotional clip:

for all the women who thought they were Mad at Soho Rep: Introducing Kat Williams and Blasina Olowe from Soho Rep. on Vimeo.

A lineup of alumni will take part in a special panel at BroadwayCon, discussing touring and performing on Broadway in the same show! The panel is set for January 24th at 3pm, followed by an autograph/photo session at 4pm, and will include Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home Broadway & tour, A Little Princess), Adriana Braganza (The King and I Broadway & tour), Amaya Braganza (The King and I Broadway & tour, Annie), Ava Briglia (School of Rock Broadway & tour, The Ferryman, Matilda), Tori Feinstein (Matilda Broadway & tour, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Meliki Hurd (Matilda Broadway & tour), Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables Broadway & tour, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE), Trey Middleton (Matilda Broadway & tour), and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda Broadway & tour, Mrs. Doubtfire, A Christmas Story, Godspell Cast of 2032).

Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) is featured in her hometown’s Patch website! Read the article HERE.

Last night, “Switched!” returned to 54 Below with current and former Broadway kids! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Listen to “Christmas Tonight,” a new single from Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock), available on all streaming platforms as of yesterday!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Carol and Tina!




A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, Broadway and Off-Broadway Kids Cast in John Mulaney Netflix Special, and more!

Happy Opening to Sebastian Ortiz, Jai Ram Srinivasan, and the company of A Christmas Carol! Break a leg, everyone! And check out some clips from the show:

Broadway and Off-Broadway kids and alumni Alexander Bello (The Rose Tattoo, All My Sons), Ava Briglia (The Ferryman, School of Rock, Matilda), Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo), Jacob Michael Laval (The Rose Tattoo), Suri Marrero (Frozen, The Lion King), Zell Steele Morrow (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Mary Page Marlowe, Really Rosie, Fun Home), and Jonah Mussolino (A Bronx Tale) will appear in a Netflix special with John Mulaney! Get more details on Vulture.com.

Beetlejuice will have its own panel at BroadwayCon in January!

Check out highlights from The Rose Tattoo on BroadwayWorld.com!

Laurissa Romain (South Pacific) will play Vanessa in The Green Room 42’s concert version of In the Heights this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

Ruth Righi (Really Rosie, School of Rock) will perform alongside Eric Petersen and Emma Hunton at the Rockwell on December 11th in Los Angeles!

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

Bryan Chan to Join THE LION KING, Jai Ram Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz in The New York Times, and more!

Congrats to Bryan Chan, who will make his Broadway debut as Young Simba in The Lion King next week!

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I am super excited to finally announce that I will be playing the role of Young Simba in Disney’s, The Lion King on Broadway! I will be making my debut on November 19th. I am thankful first and foremost to God and everyone that has helped me realize my dreams. Special thanks to my parents, my grandparents, my family, my community 🇬🇾, my agent Barry Kolker, Justin Bohon from Binder Casting, my acting coach Roberta Lowe from Acting Out and last but not least The Natraj Center for the Performing Arts. I just can’t wait to be king! #broadwaykids #broadway #lionkingmusical #lionkingonbroadway #youngsimba #childactor #actor #ijustcantwaittobeking #bryanholdenchan #bhchan #broadwaydebut #kidactors #lionking

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Jai Ram Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz were featured in an article about A Christmas Carol, and particularly the character of Tiny Tim, in The New York Times!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will speak at 92Y on December 8th! Get more details HERE.

Inside Broadway will give NYC students an inside look at Beetlejuice! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Watch Isa Antonetti (Evita) cover “Buenos Aires” below, and be sure to see her in Evita, now through November 24th at New York City Center!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen!




EVITA and RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Open, Cast Changes at FROZEN, THE LION KING, and EVITA, and more!

Happy Opening to Evita at New York City Center, which also announced its casting earlier this week: congratulations and break a leg to Isa Antonetti and Tessa Noelle Frascogna!

Happy Opening as well to the company of Radio City Christmas Spectacular! Break a leg, everyone!

Happy Trails to Winter Donnelly and Mimi Ryder, who played their final performances as Young Elsa in Frozen over the weekend! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you.

Jesus Del Orden and Suri Marrero are scheduled to play their final performances as Young Simba and Young Nala in The Lion King on November 17th. Go see them before then if you can, and check out our recent feature on Jesus and his niece Sophia Rodriguez, currently playing Lulu in Waitress, HERE!

Coming up for Suri as she departs The Lion King, she will be joining the cast of Frozen as one of the new Young Elsas, beginning performances this week before she’s even finished her run as Young Nala! Also joining Frozen as the other new Young Elsa is Anna Rae Haller, who will make her Broadway debut!

Finally, Broadway alum Layla Capers (School of Rock) will be joining The Lion King next week as one of the new Young Nalas! Congratulations, Layla!

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My heart is overwhelmed with joy, excitement, and pure gratitude! I am so happy to share that I will be joining the amazing cast of Disney Lion King on Broadway as Young Nala!! I am excited and ready to embrace my inner lioness! 🦁👑♥️ Thank you to everyone who played apart in making this dream a reality!! #TeamLayla 📸 @imsobronx #youngnala #hakunamatata #broadway #broadwaykids #youngbroadway #nala #simba #cubs #mufasa #sarabi #rafiki #disney #disneyonbroadway #lionking #pridelands #justcantwait #circleoflife #newyorkcity #maraentertainment #paradigmtalentagency #lkny #playbill #laylacapers #gifted #broadwaybound #cloudnine #dreambig #staytrue #beamazing @sistagirl57

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In the midst of all this exciting news, we also want to wish congratulations to The Lion King, which celebrates 22 years on Broadway today!

Reyna Guerra (Runaways) has been cast in Much Ado About Nothing at Pittsburgh Playhouse, now playing through November 17th! Get more information HERE.

The casts of Tina and Beetlejuice will perform during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Also coming up, the casts of Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Waitress, and Beetlejuice will take part in Broadway Under the Stars, a free concert series this holiday season at Columbus Circle! Get more information HERE.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will perform at the Never Is Now Summit later this month! Also, check out his newest vlog!

Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) will play Annie with Kidz Theater in December!

Season 2 of “You,” with Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular), will arrive on Netflix on December 26th!

Congratulations to Julian Silva (The Lion King), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “How To Get Away With Murder”!

Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Sumaya Bouhbal (Runaways), and Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King) performed at Rockers On Broadway earlier this week! Get more information HERE.

Check out photos from backstage at Beetlejuice on Broadway.com!

Finally, the holidays are practically here! We have your guide to our featured Broadway and Off-Broadway shows and their performance schedules for the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, A Christmas Carol, and for all the women who thought they were Mad!

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RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Begins Run, Mattea Conforti to Voice Young Elsa in “Frozen 2,” and more!

Congratulations to the company of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, which began its 2019 holiday run over the weekend!

Congrats as well to Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who will voice Young Elsa in the upcoming movie “Frozen 2”!

We have lots of photo and video coverage from the opening night of Tina! See the list below:

“Doctor Sleep,” with alum Kyliegh Curran (The Lion King), is out in theaters now!

Get your copy of this year’s “Carols For A Cure” CD, featuring the casts of Dear Evan Hansen, Beetlejuice, Waitress, Frozen, and more, from the Broadway Cares store!

Be on the lookout for Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton (Waitress) in an ad for Dadi!

Aliyah Mastin (The Lion King) appears in another music video for Acapop! KIDS, this time covering “Sunflower”! Watch below:

“Let It Snow,” a new Netflix film starring Isabela Merced (Evita), is now streaming!

And here are pictures from the kids of Forbidden Broadway, Tina, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and for all the women who thought they were Mad!

Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian Featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21, Matilda Lawler Guest Stars on “Evil,” and more!

Happy Halloween! Have a safe, fun, and spooky night!

Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means to Me) and Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) are featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21!

Congrats to Matilda Lawler (The Ferryman), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Evil” on CBS, alongside her former The Ferryman co-star Brooklyn Shuck, who is a series regular!

Kids’ Night on Broadway will return in 2020! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo) danced on “Strahan Sara & Keke” today! Here’s a clip:

The cast of Beetlejuice spread Halloween cheer on today’s episode of “The View”!

Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) will appear in the next season of Netflix’s “Atypical,” which arrives November 1st! Check out Niles’s full interview here:

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Find out how Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) gets into character on Playbill.com, then watch a brand new episode of “Behind the Stripes,” his Broadway.com vlog!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of for all the women who thought they were Mad, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Beetlejuice, The Rose Tattoo, The Lion King, and Waitress!










FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD and PANAMA HATTIE Open, Hudson Loverro Cast in Reading of COME FIND ME: A CHRISTMAS MUSICAL, and more!

Happy Opening to Kat Williams, Blasina Olowe, and the company of for all the women who thought they were Mad at Soho Rep, as well as Kylie Kuioka and the company of Panama Hattie at York Theatre Company! Break a leg to all! And check out production photos from Panama Hattie on BroadwayWorld.com.

Hudson Loverro (School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Assassins) has been cast in a reading of a new musical called Come Find Me: A Christmas Musical! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Reminder: the cast of Beetlejuice will perform on “The View” on Halloween! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills) stopped by Tamron to speak out against bullying! Here’s a clip:

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And here are pictures from the kids of The Rose Tattoo and Frozen!




Suri Marrero’s Birthday, FEAR Opens Off-Broadway, Kylie Kuioka Cast in PANAMA HATTIE, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Suri Marrero (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day yesterday, Suri!

Happy opening to Alexander Garfin and the cast of Fear! Break a leg!

Kylie Kuioka (The King and I tour) has been cast in the York Theatre Company’s production of Panama Hattie, beginning its run this Saturday!

“Sulphur Springs,” featuring alum Kyliegh Curran (The Lion King), has been picked up by Disney Channel! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Congrats to Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Les Miserables, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Annie), whose show “Evil” has been renewed for a second season! Find out more on HollywoodReporter.com.

Find out how well Sophia Anne Caruso knows her Beetlejuice co-star Alex Brightman on TheaterMania.com!

Jacob Michael Laval (The Rose Tattoo) recently wrapped a mini-series for HBO! More details to come.

Timothy Yang (The King and I), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Zachary Mackiewicz (A Little Princess), and Ian Saraceni (Matilda, The King and I) have been cast in a 29-hour reading of Corner of Bitter and Sweet!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, The Rose Tattoo, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Frozen, Beetlejuice, and Fear!









Nirvaan Pal Joins Lineup of “A Time to Scream,” Jaden Jordan Cast in Netflix’s “Grand Army,” and more!

Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) has been added to the lineup for “A Time to Scream,” taking place this weekend in NYC! Get tickets HERE.

Congrats to Jaden Jordan (Kinky Boots, The Lion King), who has been cast in the upcoming Netflix series “Grand Army”! Get more information on IMDb.

Check out photos from the Beetlejuice Black & White Ball on BroadwayWorld.com!

Broadway alum Isabela Moner (Evita) has changed her name to Isabela Merced, and she is debuting a new single! Find out more on Refinery29.com.

Congrats to Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle), who guest starred on a recent episode of “Almost Family”! Here’s a clip:

Here’s this week’s episode of the Dear Evan Hansen vlog!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and Frozen!




YBAN at OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, THE WHO’S TOMMY to Return to Broadway, and more!

Yesterday, I saw the Off-Broadway hit Our Dear Dead Drug Lord; great job, Michaela Perez! The show just extended again, this time through January 5, 2020!

The Who’s Tommy will return to Broadway! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Off-Broadway alumni Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) and Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle) will perform at the special Halloween-themed “A Time To Shine” cabaret this weekend!

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