“In The Heights” To Open the Tribeca Film Festival, Beatrice Tulchin Teaches Dance Workshop for BeneFIT, and more!

“In The Heights” will open the Tribeca Film Festival!

Beatrice Tulchin (Matilda, A Christmas Story, Women Without Men, Camp Rolling Hills) is teaching a dance workshop tomorrow as part of The Ya Sisters’ BeneFIT! Sign up HERE.

Monte Greene (All My Sons) has launched a photography business! Watch his announcement below and check out his website HERE.

You can see Immaculate Heart Academy’s production of Godspell, featuring Broadway alum Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Godspell Cast of 2032), streaming tomorrow at 2pm and 7:30pm EST! Purchase tickets HERE.

Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) booked a commercial! More details to come.

Check out the newest episode of “The Early Night Show” with Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill), featuring Carly Gendell (School of Rock) and Kylie Kuioka (Meet Me In St. Louis, Panama Hattie)!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) spoke about joining a Broadway show as a replacement today in the BroadwayCon panel “Stepping In”! Get more information HERE. Also, if you purchased a ticket to this year’s virtual BroadwayCon, you can watch the Musical Theatre TikTok panel as part of the event’s bonus content! It features Broadway alum Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice, Fun Home, The Sound of Music Live, A Little Princess). The link is located in your original order confirmation email!

Kyla Carter (Number the Stars) shared a new episode of “Kyla’s Korner” during “The Mark White Show” today!

Zachary Unger (Newsies, Chaplin, Big Fish) just released a new single called “Get Away”! Listen HERE.

Finally, in case you missed it, you can watch Shereen Pimentel (West Side Story, The Lion King) perform during New York Theatre Barn’s most recent New Works Series stream!

“Country Comfort” with Jamie Mann Arrives on Netflix Today, “In The Heights” Film Moves Up Release Date, and more!

Happy birthday to our staff member Emily! We hope you had a great day today!

“Country Comfort,” the new series featuring Off-Broadway alum Jamie Mann (Camp Rolling Hills), arrived on Netflix today! Stream it now!

The upcoming film of “In The Heights” has moved up its release date to June 11th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

“Dance Moms” star and Broadway alum GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) released a new single called “Everything But You and Me”! Listen HERE.

Did you catch “Broadway Jackbox” today, hosted by Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen)? Find out more HERE.

Finally, be sure to tune in tomorrow morning for another new episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars)!

“Stranger Things” Wins Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Family TV Show, Devin Trey Campbell Cast in Disney Junior’s “Eureka!”, and more!

Congrats to “Stranger Things,” starring Broadway alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience), which was awarded Favorite Family TV Show at this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards!

Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) has joined the cast of Disney Junior’s upcoming series “Eureka!,” which stars Ruth Righi (School of Rock, Really Rosie)! Get more details on HollywoodReporter.com.

Check out brand new production photos from the upcoming “In The Heights” movie on BroadwayWorld.com!

If you’re in Georgia, you can see Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) performing in James and the Giant Peach with Milton Theatre Company, now through Sunday! Get tickets HERE.

You can also see Walter Russell III (The Lion King) and Carlos Carreras (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) in Open Hydrant’s virtual production of Beauty and the Beast Jr this April! Get more details HERE.

Listen to the newest episode of “Kyla’s Korner,” hosted by Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), available now!

Here’s Kylie Kuioka (Meet Me In St. Louis, Panama Hattie) singing “Anything Can Happen” with DeAnna Choi as part of her Duet Series to raise money for the York Theatre Company’s flood recovery fund!

Finally, Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay had a great time sitting in at ZBroadway’s Kids on Broadway Q&A this weekend!

New Posters and Trailers for “In The Heights” Movie, Pilot Episode of “Drama Club” with Artyon Celestine Premieres, and more!

Check out these brand new posters for the upcoming film version of “In The Heights”!

In addition, check out the two brand new trailers for “In The Heights,” which were released during the Grammy Awards tonight!

The pilot episode of “Drama Club,” with Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live) premiered on Nick.com and the Nick app after the Kids’ Choice Awards last night! Did you tune in? And speaking of the Kids’ Choice Awards, “Stranger Things” was nominated in multiple categories!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) hosted the one-year anniversary show of “Broadway Jackbox” last night! Find out more HERE.

And yesterday afternoon, ZBroadway hosted a free Q&A with Bella May Mordus (The Ferryman, Make Believe), Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia), Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), and Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet)! Get more details at ZBroadway.com.

Congrats to Malcolm Fuller (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), who booked an episodic! More details to follow.

You can now book a virtual meet-and-greet, Zoom drop-in, video message, and more with Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) through BroadwayCon! Book HERE.

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Caroline, Or Change and Tina!

Photo Credit: Jaden Myles Waldman

Photo Credit: Alexander Bello

And finally, here’s a throwback to Miss Saigon in 1991, with Brian R. Baldomero as Tam! Thanks to Bygone Broadway for sharing.

First Trailer for “Julie and the Phantoms” with Sacha Carlson, RUNAWAYS Clip from NY City Center Archives Released, and more!

Check out the first trailer for “Julie and the Phantoms,” with Sacha Carlson (A Christmas Story Live)!

New York City Center has been releasing clips from their archives, including this one from Runaways, performed by Adleesa Edwards and the rest of the company!

Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) is now appearing in ads for the new Ghostbusters exhibit at Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum!

This week, catch Victoria Collett (Waitress) and her sister Francesca in a virtual production of The People Garden! The show performs August 28th-30th and Victoria and Francesca appear in the 123 Cast. Get tickets on PixieDustPlayers.org!

Here’s Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) performing during Rising Talent Magazine’s recent virtual concert!

New Episodes to Check Out:

Walter Russell III (The Lion King) welcomed a surprise guest to today’s episode of his “Paw”-cast!

Co-hosts Eli Tokash (Finding Neverland, Pippin) and Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) shared stories from their time on Broadway and more in the newest episode of their podcast “Take A Bow”! Listen HERE.

Finally, this week’s episode of the “Little Me” podcast welcomed former Broadway kid Danielle Ferland (Into the Woods, Sunday in the Park with George)! Listen HERE.

Antonyo Awards Stream Tonight, PETER PAN LIVE and Lincoln Center’s ACT ONE Stream Beginning This Weekend, and more!

Good luck to all those nominated for Antonyo Awards tonight!

Beginning at 2pm EST (earlier today), Peter Pan Live is available to stream for the next 48 hours! Watch HERE.

Also beginning earlier today, through July 3rd, you can stream Lincoln Center’s Broadway production of Act One with Matthew Schechter! Get more details and watch now on LincolnCenter.org.

Also streaming now is our graduation concert to celebrate the Class of 2020, featuring performances by alumni from Matilda, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Evita, and more, all graduating from high school or college this year! Please watch and donate to Feeding America and Brown Girls Do Ballet via the links in the YouTube description, then let us know so we can give you a shoutout on our social media! Watch HERE. (Please note that one song in the concert contains some adult language.)

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) and Amanda Swickle (Tink!) both made it into the Top 5 of BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage competition!

Here’s your first look at “Upside Down Magic,” a new Disney Channel movie premiering July 31st and featuring Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live)!

Listen to the newest episodes of these podcasts:

Finally, in case you missed it, here’s the recent Annie Q&A hosted by Cabaret for a Cause!

Blasina Olowe Performs in Black Lives Matter Benefit Concert, THE INHERITANCE Wins Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Play, and more!

Blasina Olowe (for all the women who thought they were Mad) performed in a benefit concert in support of Black Lives Matter today! The stream is still available at On The Hook’s Facebook page.

Congratulations to The Inheritance, which won the Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Play! Check out the full list of winners on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tomorrow, celebrate this year’s graduates with our benefit concert for Feeding America and Brown Girls Do Ballet! Remember: you can send us a screenshot of your donation and we will give you a shoutout on our social media! Tune in HERE.

Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) will take part in a benefit for the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund on June 25th! Find out more on Variety.com.

Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street) appears with Questlove in this commercial for Citizens Bank!

“Secret Society of Second-Born Royals,” with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho), has been pushed back to September 25th!

This Sunday, Alexander Bello (Caroline, Or Change, The Rose Tattoo, All My Sons) and Charlie Tassone (Frozen) will take part in the next Plays In The House Teen Edition!

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And here’s a picture from the kids of The Lion King!

ANNIE Panel with Cabaret for a Cause Rescheduled, Laura Benanti Seeking Teens for HBO Max Series, and more!

Cabaret for a Cause’s Annie panel has been rescheduled for June 17th at 8pm EST on their Facebook page! In the meantime, watch the full Fun Home Q&A that they hosted:

Laura Benanti is seeking teens ages 15-18 for a new series on HBO Max! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Also for teens, in this case ages 12-16: there is another workshop of the new musical Pitch In set for next week! Register HERE.

Winter Donnelly (Frozen, Our Dear Dead Drug Lord) has formed a band with her brother called Muo Duo, and they just released a new single titled “Digital Island Resort”! Stream it HERE.

Watch a throwback to the New York City Center cast of Runaways performing at the 2016 Broadway for Black Lives Matter concert on Playbill.com!

Joshua Turchin (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) stopped by The Stage Door Show recently!

Also, check out the newest episode of Joshua’s series “The Early Night Show,” featuring Michael Orland, Sami Bray (The Bedwetter, 1984), and Ariela Rozentul!

Finally, while her school’s production of Bring It On was cancelled, Tyrah Skye Odoms (Annie) was able to perform a virtual edition of it! Watch this clip:

SING STREET Cast Album Out Now, IN THE HEIGHTS Film Adaptation Pushed Back to 2021, Drama Desk Nominations Announced, and more!

Check out these throwbacks to the 2014 Tony Awards: a performance from the company of Violet as well as the boys of Finding Neverland performing alongside Jennifer Hudson prior to the show “flying” to Broadway:

The cast album of Sing Street is out now!

The film adaptation of In The Heights has been pushed back to 2021. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

The nominations for this year’s Drama Desk Awards were announced today! See below for a list of nominations for our featured shows, and the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

  • Outstanding Play – The Inheritance by Matthew Lopez
  • Outstanding Musical – The Secret Life of Bees at Atlantic Theater Company
  • Outstanding Actor in a Play – Kyle Soller for The Inheritance
  • Outstanding Actress in a Play – Rose Byrne for Medea at BAM
  • Outstanding Actress in a Musical – Saycon Sengbloh for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Actress in a Musical – Adrienne Warren for Tina
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Paul Hilton for The Inheritance
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Lois Smith for The Inheritance
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical – LaChanze for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Director of a Play – Stephen Daldry for The Inheritance
  • Outstanding Music – Duncan Sheik for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Lyrics – Susan Birkenhead for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Book of a Musical – Lynn Nottage for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical – Mark Thompson for Tina
  • Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical – Jane Cox for The Secret Life of Bees
  • Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical – Bruno Poet for Tina
  • Outstanding Projection Design – Julia Frey for Medea
  • Outstanding Sound Design for a Play – Paul Arditti and Christopher Reid for The Inheritance
  • Outstanding Wig and Hair Design – Campbell Young Associates for Tina
  • Outstanding Adaptation – A Christmas Carol by Jack Thorne
  • Outstanding Adaptation – Mojada by Luis Alfaro at The Public Theater

Also nominated in several categories each were the Broadway revival of West Side Story, which features alumni Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) and Jacob Guzman (Newsies) and Roundabout Theatre Company’s production of Scotland, PA, which featured Will Meyers (Generation Me). Finally, WP Theater (which produced Our Dear Dead Drug Lord) and its founder Julia Miles received a special award.

“Broadway Jackbox” with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) continued with an episode earlier today that featured stars from Disney Channel, including alum Meg Donnelly (The Sound of Music LIVE)! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Recent live-streamed concerts on the (YOUNG) Instagram account featured Gianna Harris (School of Rock) and Caroline Basu (School of Rock)!

Alum Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story), currently starring in Mrs. Doubtfire, stopped by “Stars In The House” yesterday alongside Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese, and more! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Charlotte MacLeod (The Bedwetter) appeared on a recent episode of “Cyberchase for Real” on PBS Kids!

Joshua Turchin’s (Trevor, Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) “The Early Night Show” is now on Broadway Podcast Network! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

The Earth Day Live livestream tomorrow, April 22nd, will feature alumni Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos, Really Rosie), Oscar Williams (Fun Home), Zell Steele Morrow (Assassins, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Mary Page Marlowe, Really Rosie, Fun Home), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Alexander Bello (Caroline, Or Change, The Rose Tattoo, All My Sons), Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King), Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots), Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots), Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon), Gregory Ye (Miss Saigon), Jace Chen (Miss Saigon), and more, including some of their siblings. Get more information on Broadway.com!

Thank you to Zoe Glick (The Bedwetter, Unknown Soldier, Frozen) and Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) for their video messages for our 10th anniversary!

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




FLYING OVER SUNSET To Reopen This Fall, “In the Heights” Film Postponed, and more

Flying Over Sunset will reopen this fall! Get more information from Lincoln Center Theater’s website.

The film adaptation of In the Heights has been postponed. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Katie Beth Hall (The Hard Problem) guest starred on last night’s episode of “Better Call Saul”!

Broadway Jackbox with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) returned tonight, with stars from Beetlejuice, Company, and Mrs. Doubtfire! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen and Trevor!