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!







FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD Extends, Opening Night Photos from THE ROSE TATTOO and FORBIDDEN BROADWAY, and more!

for all the women who thought they were Mad has extended its run through November 24th! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out opening night photos from The Rose Tattoo on BroadwayWorld.com, and opening night portraits on Broadway.com!

BroadwayWorld.com also has opening night pictures from Forbidden Broadway, as well as an interview with the cast!

The cast of Beetlejuice took a trip to the “Friends” 25th anniversary pop-up in New York City! Check out photo coverage on Playbill.com.

Tonight, Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie) appeared on an episode of CBS’s “Evil”!

And check out Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) in a commercial for Citizens Bank!

TINA Begins Previews and Announces Digital Lottery, Equity Auditions for THE BEDWETTER and THE MUSIC MAN, and more!

Happy first preview to Tina! Break a leg! The show has also announced a digital lottery; get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Atlantic Theater Company’s upcoming production of The Bedwetter is holding Equity Principal Auditions this month! Get more details on the October 18th call, as well as the Institutional Off-Broadway EPA on October 23rd and advice for attending an EPA as a non-Equity performer!

The Music Man is holding Equity Chorus Calls later this month for dancers and singers ages 8-17! Find out more about the calls on October 16th for Female Dancers and Male Dancers, as well as the calls on October 23rd for Female Singers and Male Singers; and get advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE!

Dear Evan Hansen will hold an open casting call in Los Angeles for performers ages 17+! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) has joined “Broadway Close Up: I Won’t Grow Up,” a concert at Kaufman Music Center later this month! Get more information HERE.

The cast of Dear Evan Hansen will perform at the TIME 100 Health Summit! Find out more on Time.com.

Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music) has been cast in “The Stand,” an upcoming CBS All Access limited series! Find out more on Deadline.com.

The Beetlejuice cast album is now available on CD! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Let It Snow,” starring Broadway alum Isabela Moner (Evita) will arrive on Netflix on November 8th!

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

Eric A. Walker Jr. (Kinky Boots) has booked a commercial!

And here are pictures from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Tina, and The Lion King!

Photo Credit: Jack Pravda

Photo Credit: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Joshua Turchin’s Birthday, Nirvaan Pal Joins “Bubble Guppies,” Nicole Scimeca Cast in Drury Lane Theatre’s MARY POPPINS, and more!

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

Congrats to Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock), who is now the singing voice for Gil on “Bubble Guppies”!

Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) has been cast in Mary Poppins at Drury Lane Theatre in Illinois! Performances run from November 2019 through January 2020. Get tickets HERE.

Brie Zimmer (Happy Birthday, Wanda June) will sing in a concert to raise funds for gun reform! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Tina, The Rose Tattoo, Beetlejuice, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!













“Evil” Series Premiere and “Single Parents” Season Premiere, OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Extends Run, and more!

Tonight was the series premiere of “Evil,” at 10/9c on CBS, with Broadway alum Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Tuck Everlasting, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie)! Congrats, Brooklyn!

Last night was the season premiere of “Single Parents,” at 9:30/8:30c on ABC, with alumni Tyler Wladis (A Christmas Story Live) and Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots)! Did you tune in?

Our Dear Dead Drug Lord has extended its Off-Broadway run through October 27th!

Congrats to Aaralyn Anderson (Ballyturk), whose episode of “New Amsterdam” aired this week and happened to be the season premiere! You can catch the full episode on NBC’s website.

Check out this promotional video for Radio City Christmas Spectacular with alum Josabella Morton!

Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music) will lead an “Arrow” spinoff! A pilot is currently in development. Get more details on Deadline.com!

Cate Elefante (Waitress) has been cast in the upcoming movie “A Mouthful of Air,” as the younger version of Amanda Seyfried’s character!

If you are looking to see a show during the week of Halloween, you should know that some shows have modified their schedules for that week! Check out our guide for our featured Broadway and Off-Broadway productions’ altered schedules.

Speaking of Halloween, Beetlejuice has a lot of spooktacular events coming up in October! Check out a full list of what they’ll be up to on BroadwayWorld.com.

Ethan Halford Holder (The King and I) is playing Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid at North Central High School in Indianapolis this November! Get tickets HERE.

Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live) is currently in production for a new Disney Channel movie! Find out more on Deadline.com.

Delaney Quinn (Waitress) appears in this commercial for ESPN SportsCenter!

Check out these video highlights from Broadway Flea Market!

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






OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Opens Off-Broadway, “This Is Us” Season Premiere and “Mixed-ish” Series Premiere Tonight, and more!

Happy Opening to Michaela Perez and the company of Our Dear Dead Drug Lord! Break a leg!

Two different TV shows starring our alumni premiere tonight: the season premiere of “This Is Us” on NBC, with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) and Julian Silva (The Lion King), and the series premiere of “Mixed-ish” on ABC, with Arica Himmel (The Layover)! Congrats Niles, Julian, and Arica!

Yesterday, “Team Kaylie,” with Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), arrived on Netflix! Check it out now!

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda, Good for Otto) has booked the upcoming film “Crabs in a Bucket”!

Suri Marrero (The Lion King) is running the NYRR Dash to the Finish Line 5K to raise money for Broadway Cares! Click here to donate.

Zoe Darling (A Christmas Story) has a brand new single out called “Words Fall,” now available on iTunes and YouTube!

Learn more about how Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) and the kids/teens of Broadway balance school with their careers on NY1!

Isabella Russo (The Underlying Chris, The Mother of Invention, School of Rock) premiered a song from the new musical The Big One-Oh! for Playbill.com!

Geena Davis paid a visit to Beetlejuice recently! Watch below or on BroadwayWorld.com.

Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) did a video with influencer Brent Rivera! Watch here:

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) will voice the new character Deema on “Bubble Guppies”! The new season begins this Friday at 12pm EST/11am CST on Nick Jr!

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Hi! I’m Deema! ⚡️So excited to announce that I am Deema in the new season of Bubble Guppies on Nickelodeon. Deema (aka the drama queen) is just a tad over-dramatic and loves to sing, dance and has a big bubbly and very silly personality-sound like anyone you know??? So happy to be part of the Nickelodeon family and to bring this iconic bubble guppy to life. Season premiere is this Friday at noon ET/11CT on NickJr. Thank you @nickanimation and @nickjr and @nickelodeon for believing in me! Thank you to the best agent ever @kerrikrilla at @cesdtalent ! Thank you @theresapittius for helping me perfect my inner Deema! #bubbleguppies #bubbleguppiesaddict #deema #bubbleguppiesforlife #nickjr #bubbleguppiesforthewin #bubbleguppieseverything #bubbleguppiesonrepeat #guppies #song #kidssong #broadwaykids #broadwaykid #actor #singer #dancer #nickelodeon #preschoolmusic #preschoolsongs #noggin #catherinesjourney

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Eila Francis (Dream Street) has booked a voiceover gig!

Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) will appear in Season 2 of “NOS4A2”!

And check out this picture from the kids of Frozen!

Robert Montano and Carlos Carreras Join CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and more!

Congrats to Robert Montano and Carlos Carreras who have been cast in this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular! This is Robert’s 3rd year and Carlos’s 1st year!

Happy 1st preview to The Rose Tattoo! The show officially opens on October 15th.

Beetlejuice released a longer clip of “Dead Mom” feat. Sophia Anne Caruso! Watch below.

Makayla Joy Connolly made her Broadway debut in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this week! Check out the pictures below.

The Tony Awards have announced that the 2020 ceremony will take place on June 7th, airing on CBS at 8/7c. Nominations will be announced on April 28th.

Earlier this week, I (Lindsay) went to see Inland Valley Repertory Theater’s production of Fun Home (feat. Broadway alum Maya Grace Fischbein) at the Candlelight Pavilion in Claremont, CA! Congratulations on a great performance, Maya!

“Fancy Nancy”, a Disney Junior show starring Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables), has been renewed for a 3rd season! Season 2 begins airing on October 4th.

Taylor Richardson (Annie, Smokefall, A Christmas Memory) has been cast in a new Netflix film “Sorta Like A Rock Star”. Click HERE for more info.

Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) has booked a voiceover gig. More details coming soon.

Cate Elefante (Waitress) was on the set of a commercial this week! We will let you know when it begins to air.

We have some more videos from (YOUNG)! Take a look below.

 

 

 

 

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


 

 

 

 


FORBIDDEN BROADWAY Begins Previews, Makayla Joy Connolly to Make Broadway Debut in HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and more!

Happy first preview to Joshua Turchin and the company of Forbidden Broadway! Break a leg!

Congrats to Makayla Joy Connolly (White Christmas tour), who will make her Broadway debut when she joins Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this week!

Congrats as well to Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen), who has officially joined the touring company of Dear Evan Hansen as the Evan Hansen Alternate!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Make Believe!





“The Goldfinch” with Ryan Foust, Nicky Torchia, and Dylan Boyd Now In Theaters; “Tall Girl” with Marco Schittone Out on Netflix; and more!

Go see “The Goldfinch,” with alumni Ryan Foust (Make Believe, Mary Page Marlowe, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots), and Dylan Boyd (Finding Neverland)!

Also, watch “Tall Girl,” with Marco Schittone (Tuck Everlasting), out on Netflix now!

Check out pictures of Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton taking her first bow with Waitress on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Family Reunion,” with alum Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), has been renewed for a second season! Find out more on Deadline.com.

You can see Eila Francis (Dream Street) performing in You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown at JCC MetroWest in New Jersey this December! Get more details HERE.

In other regional news, Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast as Clara in Hunterdon Hills Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker! Congrats, Rachel! Get more information HERE.

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

Sophia Rodriguez Joins WAITRESS Alongside Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton, Alexander Garfin Joins FEAR at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, and more!

Sophia Rodriguez will make her Broadway debut in Waitress alongside the previously announced Raigan Olivia Saunders-Newton, beginning this week! Congratulations Sophia and Raigan!

Congrats as well to Alexander Garfin, who will make his Off-Broadway debut in Fear at the Lucille Lortel Theatre! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Disney+ has picked up a docuseries about the School of American Ballet and this year’s production of The Nutcracker! Get more details on Playbill.com, where alum Emerson Tate Alexander (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appears in the official press release photo!

Jayden Theophile (Tina) recently appeared on “The Jerry O’Connell Show”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Make Believe, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!