Gabby Gutierrez, Jim Kaplan, and Gregory Diaz IV Join MATILDA on Tour, and more!

Congratulations to Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock), Jim Kaplan (The King and I), and Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), who have all joined the national tour of Matilda! Gabby returns to the role of Matilda, which she played in the original cast of the US Tour, while Jim will play Eric and Greg, who was a swing in the Broadway cast, will play Tommy!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Matilda, Waitress, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, The Lion King, and Anastasia!

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“Stranger Things” Teaser During the Super Bowl Today, Lynn Masako Cheng and Alyssa Marvin Singing “When I Grow Up,” and more!

Be on the lookout for a “Stranger Things” teaser, featuring alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), during the Super Bowl tonight!

Here’s Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) and Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars) singing “When I Grow Up” with their castmate from the Annie national tour Heidi Gray!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Annie, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, and On Your Feet!

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Win Free Tickets to CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, Landon Maas Joins KINKY BOOTS Tour, and more!

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Find out more about a contest to win free tickets to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on BroadwayWorld.com!

Congratulations to Landon Maas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked the national tour of Kinky Boots!

Here’s a first look at Season 2 of “Stranger Things” with Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King)! You can catch an exclusive teaser during the Super Bowl this Sunday!

Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street) appeared on “Good Morning America” yesterday! Here’s a picture:


Check out production photos from The Mother of Invention on BroadwayWorld.com!

The Lucille Lortel Awards are set for May 7th, and the nominations will be announced on April 4th! Get more details on Broadway.com.

Today, “The Comedian,” with Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), hits theaters! Congrats, Savvy!

Matildapalooza, a reunion concert of all the Broadway Matildas, returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below tonight! Get more details on 54Below.com.

Watch Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) on “The Harry Connick Jr. Show”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Mother of Invention, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Lion King, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Waitress!

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Graydon Yosowitz Joins THE LIGHT YEARS, Nico Bustamante Appears on “The Path,” and more!

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Graydon Yosowitz (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) has joined the company of The Light Years at Playwrights Horizons! Check out pictures of the cast below:

Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own) appears on this season’s “The Path” on Hulu! Get more details:


Here’s Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) performing at 54 Below last weekend!

Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) talked about “The New Edition Story” and “Stranger Things” with Yahoo.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Hairspray Live, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, On Your Feet, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!


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HOLIDAY INN Closes, “The Son” to Premiere April 8th, and more!

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Happy Trails to Morgan Gao and the company of Holiday Inn, which played its final performance today. We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Morgan!

“The Son,” featuring Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), will premiere on April 8th at 9/8c on AMC! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Congratulations to Rachel Quiner (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who joins Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) in “The Greatest Showman on Earth”! Find out more:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, School of Rock, On Your Feet, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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A BRONX TALE To Perform on “Good Morning America,” THE SECRET GARDEN Revival In The Works, and more!

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A Bronx Tale will perform on “Good Morning America” on January 17th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A Broadway revival of The Secret Garden is in the works! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) and Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale) talked about being kids on Broadway with the New York Post! Read the article HERE.

Tonight is the first night of “Matildapalooza” at 54 Below, a reunion of the Broadway Matildas! Get more information HERE.

Watch a full video of Cate Elefante (Waitress) rocking out with Sara Bareilles at Cast Album Karaoke below!

“Middle School,” featuring Isabela Moner (Evita), is out on DVD and iTunes now!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Falsettos, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Waitress!

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Isabella Russo Joins THE MOTHER OF INVENTION, Trailer for “The Comedian,” and more!

Isabella Russo (School of Rock) has joined the cast of Off-Broadway’s The Mother of Invention! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s the trailer for “The Comedian,” featuring Savvy Crawford (Amelie, A Little Princess), set to be released on February 3rd!

Darius Kaleb (Motown, A Raisin in the Sun) discussed “Luke Cage” with Teenplicity.com!

Watch the full video of On Your Feet performing at “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

“Former Broadway Kids, All Grown Up!” is coming up soon at 54 Below, featuring former Broadway child actors! Performers include alumni Emerson Steele (Violet), Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie), and Brynn Williams (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, In My Life, Grinch, 13, Bye Bye Birdie). Get more information on 54Below.com.

Here’s a trailer for “The New Edition Story,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King)!


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fiddler on the Roof, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, On Your Feet, Falsettos, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, and Waitress!

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RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Closes, First Installment of YBAN’s When I Grow Up Interview Series, and more!

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Happy Trails to the company of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, which played its final performance today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

We are launching a monthly interview series with YBAN alumni today called When I Grow Up! The first installment is now up on our website; our founder Lindsay chatted with Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music) about her Broadway kid days and about Season 2 of “Shadowhunters,” which premiered at 8pm tonight on Freeform! Read the interview HERE.

Watch the final curtain call of Matilda below!

Check out the last curtain call of Fiddler on the Roof below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, Waitress, School of Rock, and Falsettos!

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YBAN at The King and I Tour in LA, Pictures from WAITRESS, and more!

YBAN’s Lindsay saw the national tour of The King and I in Los Angeles last night, featuring alumni Graham Montgomery (Kinky Boots), Tony Marin (The King and I), Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie), and Adriana Braganza (The King and I)! Great job, everyone! Check out Lindsay’s photos below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress, Matilda, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and The Lion King!

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Happy Trails to Aviva Winick, “Shadowhunters” Returns Next Week, and more!

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Aviva Winick will not return to the title role in Matilda before the end of its run after sustaining an injury. Happy Trails, Aviva! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

There’s only one week until the return of “Shadowhunters,” featuring Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), for Season 2! Watch a promo below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, Waitress, and Falsettos!

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