Tony Awards Performances and Pictures, Including YBAN Alumni in Opening Number!

Congratulations to Oscar Williams (Fun Home), Jad Grey (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Jonah Halperin (Doctor Zhivago, Kinky Boots, Matilda), Matthew Quirk (Before Your Very Eyes), Abigail Dylan Harrison (Ruthless!), and Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables), who all performed in the opening number of the Tony Awards last night! Watch it below:

Check out these Tony Awards performances from the casts of On Your Feet, She Loves Me, Fiddler on the Roof, and School of Rock!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Broadway onstage and backstage at the Tony Awards performance, dress rehearsal, and after parties!







































Dylan Boyd makes NEVERLAND Debut, SHE LOVES ME Cast Album out now, and more!

Dylan Boyd Hayden Wall Congrats to Dylan Boyd who made his Broadway debut in Finding Neverland! Here he is with Hayden Wall (School of Rock) who cheered him on on his opening night.

The She Loves Me cast album is out now! Go get it at Amazon.com.

Congrats to Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth) who has booked a short film! More details to come.

Josh Colley and Mavis Simpson-Ernst appeared on SIRIUS XM radio tonight to talk about You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown. We’ll let you know if we find a link for that interview!

Fun Home is taking submissions for its fan compliation “Ring of Keys” video! You have until June 15th (which is quickly approaching). Get all the details at FunHomeBroadway.com. In case you missed the cast of Fun Home singing “Ring of Keys” with their Sing of Hope piano, you can watch it below!

Get a sneak peek at tomorrow’s Tony Awards with the cast of Fiddler on the Roof!

Take a look at the School of Rock watching their co-star Alex Brightman receive his Sardi’s caricature!

And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Matilda, Fun Home, Les Miserables, and On Your Feet!






GiaNina Paolantonio’s Birthday, Brooklyn Shuck to Join LES MIS, and more!

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Happy Birthday to GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda)! We hope you had a great day.

Brooklyn Shuck (Annie, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda) will join Les Miserables at the end of the month in the ensemble as well as cover Young Cosette and Young Eponine. Congrats, Brooklyn!

Carly Gendell (School Of Rock) will take over the School of Rock Instagram account at their Tonys party right after the ceremony! Go check them out at https://www.instagram.com/sormusical/. Also in School of Rock news, the kids were featured in an article in a Variety article about kids on Broadway. Read it HERE.

The current lineup of Cabaret for a Cause is below! A full cast announced is to come on Monday.

Lots of alumni news! Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda) booked a Rap Game promo for Lifetime and you can find behind-the-scenes photos from that at her FB page. Stephen Sayegh (A Little Princess) appeared on the most recent episode of “Inside Amy Schumer” on Comedy Central! We will have video soon. And lastly, the trailer for “Stranger Things”, feat. Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables) is out now! Watch below:

The cast of On Your Feet will perform at A Capitol Fourth, a 4th of July celebration on PBS, on July 4th at 8pm! The full line-up can be found at BroadwayWorld.com.

Josh Colley and Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) appeared on NY1 to promote their show! Watch the interview at NY1.com.

The kids of School Of Rock watched their co-star Alex Brightman receive his Sardi’s carciature! Check out photo coverage over at TheatreMania.com.

Check out video of the kids of Fun Home helping to paint the Fun Home-themed Sing for Hope piano!

And here are more pictures from the kids of Les Miserables, She Loves Me, Matilda, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, New York Spring Spectacular, On Your Feet, The King and I, and Waitress!















CHARLIE BROWN Discount Code and Highlights, New CABARET FOR A CAUSE Lineup, and more!

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Check out a special offer for You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown from Goldstar! Also, here’s a highlight reel from the show:

Here’s the lineup for the upcoming Cabaret for a Cause event!

Here’s Joshua Colley (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Newsies, Les Miserables) performing she’s in love at the concert of The Little Mermaid at the Hollywood Bowl!

Jon Viktor Corpuz (The King and I, Radio City Christmas Spectacular) took part in the BARS Mixtape Musical Medley! Watch it HERE.

The casts of School of Rock, Waitress, She Loves Me, Fiddler on the Roof, and On Your Feet will perform at the Tony Awards! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Read a BroadwayBox feature on Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) HERE!

You can use the code FARFUN for discounted tickets to Runaways–get more information about it HERE. Also, read about the casting process for Runaways on NYCityCenter.org.

Check out this new video from Tre Jones (The Lion King)!

Here’s a highlight reel from Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock)!

Watch this video of some of the Matilda girls performing at Puttin’ on the Brits!

And here are pictures from the kids of Finding Neverland, Ruthless!, and New York Spectacular!



RUTHLESS Interviews, Nia Sioux to Join TRIP OF LOVE, and more!

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Listen to interviews with the girls of Ruthless! below! First, here’s Tori Murray‘s interview with the Lisa Wexler Show!

And listen to Abigail Dylan Harrison‘s interview with Fox Radio on SoundCloud or below!

Congratulations to Nia Sioux (“Dance Moms”), who will join Off-Broadway’s Trip of Love! Get more information on Broadway.com.

Watch a video of the boys of On Your Feet performing at Stars in the Alley below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Cabaret for a Cause will have their next show on July 18th in New York City! Get more information in their Facebook post below:

Check out the kids of School of Rock performing “Teacher’s Pet” from their show with toy instruments below or on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Runaways, Ruthless!, New York Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Les Miserables, Kinky Boots, Matilda, On Your Feet, Waitress, and School of Rock!












Drama Desk Awards Tonight, Stars in the Alley Photos and Videos, and more!

Good luck to all of tonight’s Drama Desk Award nominees!

Check out pictures from Friday’s Stars in the Alley on Playbill.com and TheaterMania.com! Also, watch performance videos from She Loves Me, Tuck Everlasting, and Fun Home!

Read an interview with Abigail Shapiro (Liberty) and Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda) on SaysMeSaysMom.com!

Watch Randy Rainbow’s interview with the Matildas of Matilda below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Casey Butler (Finding Neverland) and Mary Stewart Sullivan (A Little Princess, Enron) will take part in a reading of Florinda’s Time on June 12th and 13th! Get more information in the picture below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Ruthless!, and Matilda!





YBAN at LES MISERABLES and SCHOOL OF ROCK, Niles Fitch on “Mistresses” Tonight, and more!

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YBAN’s founder Lindsay saw Les Miserables yesterday and is seeing School of Rock tonight! Break a leg to the School of Rock kids, and here are some of her pictures:

Tonight, Niles Fitch (The Lion King) will appear on “Mistresses” on ABC! Get more information HERE.

Watch Aviva Winick (Matilda) playing the title character in the premiere of Junie B. Jones Jr. below!

Here’s video of Cayen Martin (The Lion King) hanging out with kids at Black Star Project!

Check out Elizabeth Teeter (The Crucible, The Audience, Mary Poppins) singing “Loud” from Merman’s Apprentice at the Metropolitan Room!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Tuck Everlasting, and On Your Feet!











RUNAWAYS All-Teen Cast Announced, Photo Coverage from 2016 Theatre World Awards, and more!

The all-teen cast of Runaways has been announced! It will feature MJ Rodriguez, Frenie Acoba (Matilda), Taylor Caldwell (School of Rock), Sophia Anne Caruso (Lazarus, The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!), Aidan Gemme (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Finding Neverland, Waiting for Godot, Mary Poppins), Matthew Gumley (The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Elf, Beauty and the Beast), Sam Poon (The King and I, Macbeth), Jeremy Shinder (A Christmas Story), Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once), Chris Sumpter (Matilda), Sumaya Bouhbal, Kenneth Cabral, Maxwell Cabral, Xavier Casimir, Joshua DeJesus, Adleesa Edwards, Reyna Guerra, Christina Jimenez, Kylie McNeill, Cele Pahucki, Siena Rafter, Claudia Ramirez, Ren, Deandre Sevon (Mother Courage and Her Children), and Maxwell Vice. Get more information on Broadway.com!

Check out photo coverage from the 2016 Theatre World Awards on Broadway.com and TheaterMania.com!

See pictures featuring the kids of the Matilda Original Broadway Cast at Pop from the Heart on BroadwayWorld.com!

Get to know Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots) in the Facebook post below:

See Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet) talk about his experience with the show with the New York Times! (Go to 16:10 in this video.)

Maya Grace Fischbein (Fun Home) will take part in InViolet’s InProgress: New Play Festival on June 11th! Find out more:


Check out Evie Dolan (School of Rock) in Dance Spirit Magazine:


See Tori Murray (Ruthless!) and her castmate Kim Maresca perform live tonight! Get more details:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of She Loves Me, Kinky Boots, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, and School of Rock!









Lilla Crawford and Jenna Ortega Join NEW YORK SPECTACULAR, CHARLIE BROWN Press, and more!

Congratulations to Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) and Jenna Ortega, who have joined the cast of New York Spectacular! Get more information on Broadway.com.

Check out a sneak peek video from You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown below or HERE, and check out photo coverage from the show on BroadwayWorld.com and TheaterMania.com!

The cast of She Loves Me celebrated their cast album recently! Check out pictures on Playbill.com.

Check out pictures of the School of Rock kids taking over the NYC subways on Broadway.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of The King and I, Ruthless!, School of Rock, On Your Feet, New York Spectacular, Fun Home, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Finding Neverland, and Les Miserables!











Elizabeth Crawford’s Birthday, YBAN Interviews Sophia Gennusa, and more!

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Happy birthday to Elizabeth Crawford (Tuck Everlasting)! We hope you had a great day, Elizabeth!

We talked to Sophia Gennusa (Matilda, Doctor Zhivago) about her hobbies, love of theatre, and her upcoming cabaret show Pop from the Heart! Get tickets now for the event, which is on May 22nd! Read our interview HERE, and you’ll also find a ticket link there.

Check out pictures of the kids of On Your Feet and School of Rock at the Astaire Awards on Broadway.com and BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch an exclusive clip from Tuck Everlasting on Billboard.com!

Get a sneak peek at Liberty featuring Abigail Shapiro (How the Grinch Stole Christmas!) below!

Here’s Abigail Dylan Harrison (Ruthless!) singing “The Girl I Mean To Be” from The Secret Garden!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, The Gray Man, Matilda, Fun Home, Tuck Everlasting, and On Your Feet!