Tony Awards To Air This September, Season 3 of “Camp Cretaceous” with Jenna Ortega Now Out On Netflix, and more!

Just announced today: The Tony Awards will air this September! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Season 3 of “Camp Cretaceous,” with Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular), has arrived on Netflix!

The new film “Thespians,” with Broadway alumni Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen), Analise Scarpaci (Mrs. Doubtfire, Matilda, A Christmas Story), and Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen), arrives today! Watch the trailer:

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor, The Bedwetter, Beetlejuice, and the original Broadway production of Annie!






And finally… if you’re flying out of JFK sometime soon, keep an eye out for this Tony Awards display – featuring the kids of The Ferryman – in Terminal 4!

“Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” Nominated for a Webby Award, “In The Heights” Movie Soundtrack Available for Pre-Order This Friday, and more!

Congratulations to the team of Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical, which was nominated for a Webby Award! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

The movie soundtrack of “In The Heights” will arrive on June 11th, the same day as the film will be released, and you can pre-order it beginning this Friday! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Suri Marrero (Frozen, The Lion King) appears in this short for NBC’s YouTube channel, Peacock Kids!

Antonio J. Watson (Tina, This Ain’t No Disco) will co-host a benefit for the Hereditary Angioedema Association on April 30th! The lineup includes Kaden Amari Anderson (Caroline, Or Change), Layla Capers (The Lion King, School of Rock), Gloria Manning (Tina, The Lion King), Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King), Walter Russell III (The Lion King), Jayden Theophile (Tina), and Skye Dakota Turner (Tina). Donate to the HAEA at this link, and watch the benefit on YouTube!

And check out pictures and videos from the kids of The Bedwetter, The Lion King, and behind-the-scenes throwbacks courtesy of photographer Davy Mack!

Photo Credit: Davy Mack

Photo Credit: Davy Mack




Joshua Turchin’s Birthday, “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey” with Madalen Yarbrough Mills Coming to Netflix, and more!

Happy birthday to Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill)! We hope you had a great day, Joshua!

Here’s your first look at “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey,” starring Madalen Yarbrough Mills (School of Rock)! The film arrives on Netflix on November 13th!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Mrs. Doubtfire, Beetlejuice, The Lion King, The Bedwetter, Caroline, Or Change, and Frozen!









Jenna Ortega Cast in “Scream 5,” Full Gen Z “Stars In The House” Video, and more!

Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular) has been cast in the upcoming movie “Scream 5”! Find out more on Deadline.com.

In case you missed it, here’s a video of the Gen Z stars of Broadway appearing on “Stars In The House”!

In addition, check out the full listening party for SuperYou on BroadwayWorld.com!

Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables) did an interview with the Kravis Center!

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King!

Sophie Knapp’s Performance in Rising Talent Magazine’s Virtual Concert, and more!

In honor of the film of Hamilton arriving on Disney+, we just posted clips from Hamilton covers featuring alumni from Matilda, Les Miserables, and more, on our Instagram page! Check them out:

Here’s Sophie Knapp (Once, A Little Princess, Dream Street) singing during Rising Talent Magazine’s recent virtual concert!

And check out these pictures from the kids of The Lion King and Flying Over Sunset!




CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Pushed Back to Spring 2021; Robert Montano Saved By the Judges in BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage Competition; and more!

Caroline, Or Change has been pushed back to Spring 2021. Get more details about the new production schedule on BroadwayWorld.com.

Congratulations to Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has made it to the final round of BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage competition after being saved by the judges!

Kids of the Arts is presenting a virtual production of Peace, Love and Cupcakes on July 11th and 12th! The show is based off of the book series co-written by Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills), and she also co-wrote the libretto for the musical and starred in the 2017 production of the show at NYMF. The show’s creative team will include alumni Jack Richman and Miranda Jo DeMott, who also appeared in the NYMF production, as the music director and assistant teacher, respectively. The cast of KOTA’s virtual production of Peace, Love and Cupcakes will include alumni Bobby Becht (Dream Street), Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots), Jordan Cole (School of Rock), Winter Donnelly (Frozen, Our Dear Dead Drug Lord), Kaylin Hedges (The Bedwetter, Kris Kringle), Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots), Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street), Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Suri Marrero (Frozen, The Lion King), Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands), Madeleine Pace (Once, The Hard Problem), Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock), and Kaci Walfall (The Lion King). Get more information on KOTAProductions.com!

Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) took part in Spotlight Theatre’s virtual cabaret on their Facebook page earlier tonight!

Also earlier tonight, Gabriel Amoroso (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Medea) sang during a musical theatre showcase called “Brave New World”! Watch HERE.

“Harmonize For Hunger,” co-produced by Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music Live), also streamed tonight! Performers included Michael as well as Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert), Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), Sophia Gennusa (Matilda, Doctor Zhivago, Camp Rolling Hills), Joshua Colley (Les Miserables, Newsies, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown), and Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music Live). Watch the concert HERE and donate to Feeding America and Project Broadway, for which it is a fundraiser!

Congrats to Antonio Watson (Tina, This Ain’t No Disco), who recently recorded a voiceover for the web series “Hot Spot”!

Listen to the newest episode of the podcast “Little Me,” which features Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins), on Spotify now!

Finally, as of 2pm EST today, The Sound of Music Live is streaming for free for the next 48 hours! (Please note that it is unfortunately not available in Asia or Latin America, with the exception of Brazil.) Stream it on YouTube now!

Young Broadway Class of 2020, THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE To Stream This Weekend Benefiting ACLU, and more!

Here is the full list of the 70+ graduating (high school and college) seniors from Broadway and Off-Broadway! Congratulations and we can’t wait to see what the next chapters of your lives bring you. For any corrections, please send us a message.

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES (plus any post-secondary plans they have)

  • Isa Antonetti (Evita)
  • Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda) – University of Michigan
  • Elainey Bass (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Far From Heaven) – Clark Howard University
  • Shaylin Becton (The Lion King)
  • Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills)
  • Bobbi Bordley (The Lion King)
  • Timothy T.V. Cao (Matilda)
  • Joshua Colley (Les Miserables, Newsies, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown)
  • Cameron Colley (Kinky Boots)
  • Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) – Temple University
  • Victoria Dennis (Little Miss Sunshine)
  • Bonale Fambrini (The Lion King)
  • Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) – Harvard University
  • Skye Alyssa Friedman (Annie)
  • Hayden Gelman (Dream Street) – University of Delaware
  • Erin Haggerty (A Little Princess) – Texas Christian University
  • Benjamin Harding (Matilda)
  • Jackson Demott Hill (Finding Neverland) – UC Santa Barbara
  • Ethan Halford Holder (The King and I)
  • Junah Jang (Annie) – Stanford University
  • Ethan Khusidman (School of Rock, Chaplin, Soul Doctor) – Georgetown University
  • Oona Laurence (Matilda)
  • Baylee Littrell (Disaster!)
  • Jake Lucas (The King and I, Peter Pan Live, Newsies) – New York University
  • Zachary Mackiewicz (A Little Princess) – Baldwin Wallace University
  • Luke Kolbe Mannikus (Matilda, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert, Pippin, Trevor the Musical) – University of Michigan
  • Gabriella Marinich (Dream Street) – University of Miami
  • Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert)
  • Lizzie Mathias (YBAN/KOT Staff Member) – New York University
  • Anna McCarthy (A Little Princess) – NYU Tisch
  • Miranda McKeon (Little Miss Sunshine)
  • Simone Mindolovich (Before Your Very Eyes) – Pratt Institute
  • Grace Mozitis (Dream Street)
  • Jack Mullen (Matilda, Peter Pan Live) – Boston Conservatory
  • Ksenia Nakonechny (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) – Pace University
  • Isaiah D. Negron (The Lion King)
  • Sawyer Nunes (Gettin’ The Band Back Together, Finding Neverland, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda)
  • Jenna Ortega (New York Spectacular)
  • Anthony Pierini (Big Fish, Mary Poppins) – Southeastern University
  • Elijah Pluchino (Before Your Very Eyes)
  • Ella Rubin (The Rose Tattoo)
  • Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) – MSU
  • Talia Ryder (Matilda)
  • Bailey Ryon (Matilda) – James Madison University
  • Milly Shapiro (Matilda, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown)
  • Leonay Shepherd (Little Miss Sunshine) – Pace University
  • Jeremy Shinder (A Christmas Story, Runaways) – Syracuse University
  • Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience)
  • Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) – UCLA
  • Chris Sumpter (Matilda, Runaways)
  • Elizabeth Teeter (The Secret Life of Bees, The Crucible, The Audience, Mary Poppins) – Marymount Manhattan College
  • Alejandro Vargas (Dream Street) – The Juilliard School
  • Madison Zamor (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Dream Street) – Towson University

COLLEGE GRADUATES (plus where they graduated from)

  • Tessa Albertson (Shrek) – Princeton University
  • Chelsea Galembo (Billy Elliot) – New York University
  • Maya Goldstein (Shrek, The People in the Picture) – NYU Tisch
  • Reyna Guerra (Runaways) – Point Park University
  • Izzy Hanson-Johnston (Billy Elliot) – The School of Drama at The New School
  • Audrey Lang (YBAN/KOT Staff Member) – Ithaca College
  • Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) – Purchase College, SUNY
  • Kylie Liya Page (Les Miserables) – College-Conservatory of Music
  • Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) – The Juilliard School
  • Adante Power (Love and Information) – AMDA
  • Logan Rowland (Little Miss Sunshine) – Pace University

The Sound of Music Live will stream again this weekend to benefit the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out Broadway Babysitters’ class schedule for this week below, and register for their classes HERE!

Finally, you have just three more days to catch a virtual reading of Georgia Mae James Unplugs America with Alexander Bello (Caroline, Or Change, The Rose Tattoo, All My Sons) and Charlie Tassone (Frozen)! This reading is a part of “Plays In The House Teen Edition,” which is hosted by Juli Rudetsky Wesley (Unbroken Circle), and has a Q&A with the playwright at the end, moderated by Jonah Verdon (Disaster!). Watch the reading on YouTube!

Drama Desk Awards Postponed, Junah Jang and Patricia Patts Join ANNIE Q&A, and more!

The Drama Desk Awards, originally scheduled for tonight, have been postponed. We still wish the best of luck to all the nominees and will post here when a new date is announced! Read the full statement on DramaDeskAwards.com.

There have been two new additions to the list of panelists for the upcoming Annie Q&A hosted by Cabaret for a Cause: Junah Jang (2012 Revival) and Patricia Patts (Second National Tour)! The Q&A will be hosted on Cabaret for a Cause’s Facebook page on June 3rd at 6:30pm ET, and will raise money for The Actors Fund.

Today, Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) presented “Virtual Celebration!” to benefit the newly renamed Barbra Barth Feldman Performing Arts Center, in honor of his late mother. Get more information HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Tina!





“God Friended Me” with Eleanor Koski Concludes; Sami Bray, Alyssa Emily Marvin, and Joshua Turchin To Raise Money for Dog Star Rescue; and more!

Here’s another throwback as we continue to celebrate 10 years online! Watch the cast of Beetlejuice performing at last year’s Tony Awards ceremony:

“God Friended Me,” with Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), concluded as its series finale aired over the weekend. Congrats on a great run, Eleanor!

Sami Bray (The Bedwetter, 1984), Alyssa Emily Marvin (Trevor, Dream Street, Number the Stars), and Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) will raise money for Dog Star Rescue on May 3rd!

Also, check out the latest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin! This episode features Laura Benanti, Bonale Fambrini (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The King and I), and Ava Ulloa (Matilda). Watch below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Remy Zaken and Lilli Cooper reminisced about making their Broadway debuts in the original Broadway production of Spring Awakening during a recent “Stars In The House” livestream!

And check out these videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and The Bedwetter!