Aliya Ramey’s Birthday, MOJADA Extends through August 18, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Aliya “Jo” Ramey (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day, Aliya!

Mojada has extended its run at the Public Theater through August 18th!

Congratulations to alum Maxwell Vice (Runaways), who will appear in the upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story!

The teens of Beetlejuice, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Dear Evan Hansen spoke to Playbill.com about what it’s like being on Broadway as a teenager!

Broadway alum Sam Poon (Macbeth, The King and I, Runaways) has released a new single called “ORANGE-ADE,” now on all streaming platforms!

The Broadway Star Project now has a podcast, co-hosted by Carly Gendell (School of Rock)!

The kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are collecting school supplies for those in need! Get more details here:

Check out these photos from the kids of Frozen!




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BEETLEJUICE and WAITRESS Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park, Alumni Join Joshua Turchin’s New Musical THE PERFECT FIT, and more!

The casts of Beetlejuice and Waitress performed at Broadway in Bryant Park today! Videos to come.

Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess), and alum Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple) have been cast in The Perfect Fit, a new musical by Joshua Turchin (The Pill)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) recently performed on the USS Intrepid! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

A stage version of It’s A Wonderful Life is in the works, set to be written by Paul McCartney! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) shared his favorite “Smash” moments with Playbill! Read HERE.

Alumni Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins), Morgan Hecker (How the Grinch Stole Christmas!), Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess), Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Neil McCaffrey (Bye Bye Birdie, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins), Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple), Kylie Goldstein (Les Miserables), and more will take the stage at The Green Room 42 with “A Time To Shine”! Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins) is a co-producer. Get tickets now!

Here’s a throwback video from the 2017 auditions for Clara in Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with both Elliana Walmsley, who will play the role this holiday season, and Emerson Tate Alexander, who took it on in 2017!

The new The Lion King film arrives in theaters tomorrow! Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) and her co-star JD McCrary surprised guests at Disney World with a performance of “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King”! Watch here:

The cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will perform in a benefit concert at Birdland on July 22nd!

And here are pictures from the kids of Not Even The Good Things and The Lion King!




BEETLEJUICE Releases Tickets through January 2020, Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams to Take Part in Reading of ONE GIANT LEAP, and more!

Beetlejuice has released more tickets through January 2020!

Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) and Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means to Me) will take part in a reading of J.T. Rogers’ One Giant Leap: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing, 50 Years On with Jeff Daniels, Samuel L. Jackson, and more! Find out more on Playbill.com.

You can see Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) as Fletcher in Freaky Friday at North Shore Music Theatre! Get tickets HERE.

You can hear Mikee Castillo (The Lion King) in the first episode of Season 3 of “Super Wings,” now on YouTube!

Watch GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) perform a solo dedicated to her grandmother on “Dance Moms”!

Alum Kimber Tai Monroe (South Pacific) recently filmed a commercial! More details coming soon.

Chinua Baraka Payne (The Lion King) appeared in the cold open of Wednesday night’s episode of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”! Watch here:

Ryan Foust (Make Believe, Mary Page Marlowe, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) guest starred on the seventh episode of “Tales of the City”! It’s available to stream now.

BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS, FROZEN, and THE LION KING to Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park, Pictures from Advance Screening of KINKY BOOTS, and more!

Beetlejuice, Waitress, Frozen, and The Lion King will perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this summer! Get the full details, including performance dates on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out photos from this week’s advance screening of Kinky Boots HERE!

Take a look at pictures from the special sneak peek of this year’s New York Musical Festival shows for the press on BroadwayWorld.com!

Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay got to see alum and “Single Parents” star Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) perform a world premiere of a song from a new musical called Talk To Me at “A Little New Music,” a concert series to showcase brand new musicals!

Skye Alyssa Friedman (Annie) recently did a commercial for Jam Brites!

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




Opening Night Photos from THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES, “All Together Now” to Perform at 54 Below on July 15, and more!

Check out photos from opening night of The Secret Life of Bees at Atlantic Theater Company on BroadwayWorld.com!

Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Gabrielle Greene (School of Rock), Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Diego Lucano (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), and Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) will perform at 54 Below on July 15 as part of the lineup for “All Together Now,” a night to celebrate Broadway’s group numbers! Get tickets HERE.

Carly Rose Sonenclar (Wonderland, Les Miserables) has a brand new single out called “Birds & Bees”! Get it now.

Suri Marrero (The Lion King) recently appeared in a commercial for Felix Gray eyewear!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and “The Early Night Show” at The Green Room 42!




THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES Opens at Atlantic Theater Company, Audition Notices for DON’T STOP ‘TIL YOU GET ENOUGH and EVITA, and more!

Happy Opening to Elizabeth Teeter, alum Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), and the company of The Secret Life of Bees at Atlantic Theater Company! Break a leg!

Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough is holding an EPA in New York City! Get audition information on Playbill.com. And New York City Center will present Evita this fall and they are holding an EPA for all principal roles, including one for a child actress! You only need to attend one audition day: 6/20/19 or 6/21/19. Get advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer for both auditions on ActorAesthetic.com.

Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) took part in an industry reading of Recovering My Song: Songs About Women today! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Sophia Anne Caruso chatted about developing the character of Lydia for Beetlejuice with Long Island Weekly!

Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Matilda) is bringing her show back to The Green Room 42 on June 22nd! Get tickets HERE.

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

BEETLEJUICE Cast Album Out Now, FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD at Soho Rep Holding an EPA, and more!

The cast album of Beetlejuice is officially out, as of yesterday!

For All The Women Who Thought They Were Mad is playing Off-Broadway at SoHo Rep this fall! The production is holding an EPA for all roles, including one for an actress who reads as pre-teen or younger. Get audition information on Playbill.com, and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE.

Go check out brand new episodes of “Pinkalicious & Peterrific” starring Jaden Waldman (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) on PBSKids.org!

Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams of What the Constitution Means to Me are featured in Teen Vogue!

Graduates! If you haven’t already contacted us, please do so by the end of June 14th!

Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) can be seen on the third episode of Season 3 of “Creative Galaxy”!

Dear Evan Hansen will offer a benefit performance for the Actors Fund! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Jamie Mann (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) has been cast in Because of Winn Dixie at Goodspeed Opera House! Get tickets HERE.

Joshua Turchin (The Pill) will premiere his new musical The Perfect Fit this August in New York City!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) is touring with his band Work In Progress this summer!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, What the Constitution Means to Me, The Lion King, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!







BEETLEJUICE to Perform on the Tony Awards This Sunday, THE INHERITANCE Coming to Broadway in the Fall, and more!

Happy birthday to Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay! We hope you had a great day!

The cast of Beetlejuice will perform at the Tony Awards this Sunday! Get more details on Broadway.com, and get a preview of “Jump in the Line (Shake Senora)” from the upcoming cast album on TheaterMania.com.

The Inheritance is coming to Broadway this fall! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Mrs. Doubtfire will have its pre-Broadway world premiere in Seattle later this year! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

Check out a new single from “Dance Moms” star Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) on Apple Music and Spotify!

Watch the cast of The Lion King celebrate the show’s 9000th performance below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Bonale Fambrini (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The King and I) and Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I) have joined the lineup for “A Time To Shine” on June 9th at the Laurie Beechman Theatre!

Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins) will record the cast album for the new show Happily: The Musical!

Victoria Dennis (Little Miss Sunshine) has a brand new single out!

THE FERRYMAN and BEETLEJUICE Win Drama Desk Awards, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Announces National Tour, and more!

Congratulations to The Ferryman and Beetlejuice, which took home Drama Desk Awards last night! Check out the full list of winners and nominees on BroadwayWorld.com.

  • Outstanding Play – The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Tom Glynn-Carney for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Director of a Play – Sam Mendes for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Set Design for a Musical – David Korins for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Sound Design in a Play – Nick Powell for The Ferryman

What the Constitution Means to Me is launching a national tour! Get more details on Playbill.com and be sure to follow our sister site Kids on Tour for upcoming news.

Sarah Silverman’s The Bedwetter will make its world premiere at Atlantic Theater Company! Find out more on Broadway.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, Frozen, The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!

Photo Credit: Broadway.com







BEETLEJUICE Cast Album Available for Pre-Order, THE FERRYMAN Babies and Backstage Life Featured on NBC New York and American Theatre, and more!

You can now pre-order the cast album of Beetlejuice, scheduled to arrive June 7th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com, and check out a profile of Sophia Anne Caruso in Paper Magazine!

NBC New York spotlighted the babies of The Ferryman and their families! There’s also a backstage peek at the show available on AmericanTheatre.org.

What the Constitution Means to Me is teaming up with The Mayor’s Fund to bring more students to the show! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tomorrow, Cayen Martin (The Lion King) will take part in “I Cancer Vive” in Chicago!

Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet) has been cast as Sarah Crewe in Kids of the Arts’ production of A Little Princess!

YBAN founder Lindsay hung out with the kids of Once On This Island, Matilda, and more at (YOUNG) this weekend! Check out photos below: