Broadway Alumni to Present Virtual Holiday Concert with Broadway Star Project, New Episodes of “The Early Night Show” and “Take A Bow,” and more!

Broadway, Off-Broadway, and tour alumni Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock), Diego Lucano (Pedro Pan, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Gianna Harris (School of Rock), Madeleine Pace (Once, The Hard Problem), Ana-Sofia Rodriguez (On Your Feet tour), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), and Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) will present a livestreamed holiday concert with The Broadway Star Project on December 13th!

Here’s the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring J. Elaine Marcos and Rachel Buksbazen!

Listen to the newest episode of the “Take A Bow” podcast, co-hosted by Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) and Eli Tokash (Finding Neverland, Pippin), available now!

Finally, check out these videos from alumni of Frozen and Waitress!




Duke Cutler Voices Title Role in Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball,” Trailers for WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME and “Jingle Jangle” with Madalen Yarbrough Mills, and more!

Congratulations to Duke Cutler (School of Rock), who is the new voice of Gumball in Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball”! His first episode airs tonight!

Here’s the trailer for What the Constitution Means to Me, coming soon to Amazon Prime!

Here’s the full trailer for “Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey,” starring Madalen Yarbrough Mills (School of Rock)!

Check out Disney Channel’s music video for “Halloween House Party,” featuring Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music Live), and Ramon Reed (The Lion King)!

Antonio J. Watson (Tina, This Ain’t No Disco) has joined the lineup for the next “Voices To End Hunger” cabaret on October 30th, live on Facebook!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Trevor, and more!





Mark Aguirre’s Birthday, Broadway to Remain Closed through June 7 and BEETLEJUICE Officially Closed, WHISPER HOUSE Cancels Off-Broadway Run at 59E59, and more

Happy belated birthday to Mark Aguirre (Trevor)! We hope you had a great day, Mark!

Broadway will remain closed through June 7th due to coronavirus. Find out more on Broadway.com.

This means that Beetlejuice has officially played its final performance at the Winter Garden Theatre. Producers are still considering a move to another theater, but final decisions won’t be made until Broadway reopens. Happy Trails to Presley Ryan and the company of Beetlejuice; we can’t wait to see what’s next for you. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

For now, you can go inside a typical day at Beetlejuice with Presley, courtesy of Inside Edition! Presley also got a shout-out recently in New York Magazine.

Unfortunately, the Off-Broadway production of Whisper House at 59E59 Theaters has also been canceled. To Wyatt Cirbus and the rest of the team, we can’t wait to see what’s next for you. Take a look at footage from their final dress rehearsal:

And see what the cast had to say about working on this production on ExtendedPlay.TheCivilians.org!

The Drama Desk Awards have announced that they are going online and will remain on schedule. Get more information on Playbill.com.

Continuing our walk down memory lane, 2014 at Young Broadway Actor News saw productions of Violet and Les Miserables, as well as plays like Act One and Mothers and Sons!

In 2015, we had a jam-packed year, including welcoming Fun Home, School of Rock, Finding Neverland, and the recent revival of The King and I to Broadway!

In 2016, new shows like Waitress, Tuck Everlasting, and A Bronx Tale debuted, and Falsettos returned to Broadway!

Check back here tomorrow to find out the guests who will join our special 10th anniversary concert! #YoungBway10

Tonight, watch Caroline Basu (School of Rock) guest star on “Grey’s Anatomy”!

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It’s finally here!! Make sure to watch @greysabc this Thursday 4/9 @ 9EST/8CST to see me in the season finale! I feel so lucky to have gotten to film this amazing episode (directed by the fabulous @deborahmpratt ) right before Grey’s shut down production because of the coronavirus. 🦠 Thank you to @take3talent and @natashamatallanamarken for making this possible and to @shondarhimes and @therealdebbieallen for having me. It was such an honor to get to act with my TV dad @raoulbhaneja and @deedeemagnohallofficial and to meet @camillaluddington @richardfloodofficial and @ijessewilliams who were all so nice and welcoming. And, lastly, thanks to @legacyeffects for making a fake me. #greysanatomy #daya #seasonfinale #take3talent #abc

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Victoria Collett (Waitress) will recur on the latest season of “The Last O.G.,” which began earlier this week!

The Broadway production of Frozen is taking more video submissions from members of Actors’ Equity. Get more details HERE. If you are not a union member, you can submit for Young Anna and Young Elsa HERE.

The cast of Mrs. Doubtfire got together virtually on their original opening night date for a digital run-through of the show and a “faux-pening” celebration!

And they weren’t the only ones–the cast of Caroline, Or Change also held a virtual opening night party on their originally-scheduled opening night:

Check out new episodes of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor) below and on BroadwayWorld.com! One episode features Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), Tori Feinstein (Matilda), Addison Valentino, and Daniel Dunlow; the other includes Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Lily Brooks O’Briant, and Alexa Lasanta.

Also, Joshua Turchin will chat with Camp Broadway about his career so far, this Friday!

Here’s the schedule of online classes from Broadway Babysitters this week!

Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni including Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Jordan Cole (School of Rock), Winter Donnelly (Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, Frozen), Kaylin Hedges (The Bedwetter, Kris Kringle), and Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet) took part in Shine Theatre Arts Project’s recent virtual cabaret! Watch here:

Check out “Broadway Jackbox” with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) and the Evan Hansens of Broadway, the U.S. national tour, and the West End on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Bedwetter, Trevor, Whisper House, Flying Over Sunset, and Tina!




Video of Lulu Reunion at WAITRESS, Pictures from RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, and WAITRESS!

The past and present Lulus of Waitress reunited for a special video!

And here are pictures from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Christmas Carol, and Waitress!







Zoe Glick Cast in UNKNOWN SOLDIER at Playwrights Horizons, Best Broadway Plays and Musicals of the Decade Lists from TheaterMania, and more!

Zoe Glick (Frozen) has been cast in the upcoming Off-Broadway production of Unknown Soldier at Playwrights Horizons! Read the full cast announcement HERE.

Congrats to Waitress, Once, and Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, which made it onto TheaterMania’s top 10 Broadway musicals of the decade list; and to What the Constitution Means to Me, The Ferryman, and The Inheritance, which made it onto TheaterMania’s top 10 Broadway plays of the decade list!

Also, congratulations to Kinky Boots and The Lion King, which are both among the highest-grossing Broadway shows of the decade! Check out the full list on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Sing Street, A Christmas Carol, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Waitress, as well as Young Broadway Actor News’ Top 9 Instagram posts of 2019!









“David Makes Man” with Nathaniel McIntyre and Teshi Thomas Renewed for Second Season, Broadway Star Project’s Holiday Playlist Tomorrow, and more!

“David Makes Man,” with Nathaniel McIntyre (The Lion King) and Teshi Thomas (The Lion King), has been renewed for a second season! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Get your tickets to see lots of Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni in Broadway Star Project’s Holiday Playlist concert tomorrow!

Eila Francis (Dream Street) has been cast as Ti Moune in Once On This Island Jr. at JCC MetroWest in West Orange, NJ! Get more details HERE.

Get in the holiday spirit with the cast of Dear Evan Hansen on Playbill.com!

“Regulation,” a new short film with Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie), is now streaming on Dust and YouTube! Watch it below:

Broadway alum Julian Silva (The Lion King) has booked another commercial!

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Thank you @ddokids. This secret spot booking is a big one. The best team ever, @ddoartists @aprilbakertalentmanager @stagecoachentertainment. Thank you all for your hard work. . . #Repost @ddokids with @get_repost ・・・ Congrats to what might be our final round of commercial bookers for 2019 (but who knows, we still have a few days left!) 📆 . Fiona & Enzo booked an internet spot 💻 Julian booked a secret spot 🤫 Cece booked an insurance spot 🏡 Areli, Emjay & Ali all booked car spots 🚘 and Ali also booked a home improvement spot 🔨 . Thank you for an incredible year! We already have some bookings for 2020 that we’re excited to announce 🎬🎉 • • #ddokids #thatssoddo #ddomg #ddo #ddoartists #commercial #print #models #actor #kidactor #network #booking #tv #film #setlife #actorlife #proudagents #hollywood #la #nyc #chicago @kidsontourofficial @youngbwaynews @younghollywood

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And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress!




THE UNDERLYING CHRIS Closes, BETRAYAL and THE INHERITANCE Among The Hollywood Reporter’s “Best New York Theater of 2019,” and more!

Happy Trails to the company of The Underlying Chris! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

Betrayal and The Inheritance are among The Hollywood Reporter’s Best New York Theater of 2019!

“Zombies 2,” with Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE) and Milo Manheim (Generation Me), will arrive on Disney Channel on February 14, 2020! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out these videos from “Switched” at 54 Below!

Here’s a sneak peek at “Little Fires Everywhere,” with Lexi Underwood (The Lion King)!

Waitress hosted a reunion this week for the past and present Lulus!

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






ECO VILLAGE Closes Off-Broadway, Hudson Loverro on “Saturday Night Live” Tonight, and more!

Happy Trails to Zoe Wilson and the company of Eco Village! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Zoe!

Look for Hudson Loverro (School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Assassins) on tonight’s episode of “Saturday Night Live”!

“High Flying Bird,” featuring Bobbi Bordley (The Lion King), is now on Netflix! Check out these photos of Bobbi at the premiere:

Mimi Ryder, Zoe Glick, and Jenna Weir decide which is better–chicken nuggets or French fries–in Jelani Alladin’s final Broadway.com vlog for Frozen!

Andrew Barth Feldman spoke about his Jewish heritage, what it’s like starring in Dear Evan Hansen at a young age, and more! Read the interview on ClevelandJewishNews.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of The Lion King, Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Dear Evan Hansen!






New Trailer for “Us” with Shahadi Wright Joseph, THE FERRYMAN Kids Take TheaterMania Backstage, and more!

Here’s a new trailer for “Us,” with Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King)!

Get a peek backstage at The Ferryman, courtesy of TheaterMania, with five of the kids in the show!

Get to know Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) via Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman, Anastasia, Waitress, and The Lion King!







Christian Mullins’s Birthday, Lynn Masako Cheng and Peyton Royce Lusk on Final Season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” and more!

Happy birthday to Christian Mullins (Kinky Boots)! We hope you had a great day, Christian!

Broadway alumni Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) and Peyton Royce Lusk (Falsettos, Bar Mitzvah Boy, Frankenstein) appear in the final season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” which you can stream now on Netflix!

iHeartRadio Broadway interviewed Andrew Barth Feldman about his journey to Dear Evan Hansen! Watch below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Lion King, and Frozen!