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!

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Bella May Mordus’s Birthday, Sophia Anne Caruso in Harper’s Bazaar, and more!

Happy Birthday to Bella May Mordus (The Ferryman), who turns 13 today!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) recently did an interview with Harper’s Bazaar and you can read it HERE.

Madeleine Pace (Once, The Hard Problem) performed with Broadway Youth Ensemble at the International Auto Show this week at the Javits Center in NYC. Check out those pictures below:

 

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





GiaNina Paolantonio on U.K. Tour with “Dance Moms,” Hudson Loverro in THE WHO’S TOMMY at the Kennedy Center, and more!

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) is touring the U.K. right now as part of the new cast of “Dance Moms”! The tour finishes up April 20th in London (where they are also seeing the West End production of The Lion King)! Get tickets for their London show HERE.

Get your tickets for The Who’s Tommy at the Kennedy Center, featuring Hudson Loverro (School of Rock, A Bronx Tale, Assassins)!

“When I Grow Up,” an interview series where we chat with young theatre alumni about their current projects, is back! I’m studying abroad in the U.K. right now, so our next interviewee is a West End star! Find out tomorrow who it is!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, and The Ferryman!






THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES Extends Run, Drama League Nominations Announced, and more!

The Secret Life of Bees has extended its Off-Broadway run at the Atlantic Theater Company! Get more details on Playbill.com.

The Drama League Awards nominations were announced this morning, and All My Sons at Roundabout Theatre Company, The Jungle at St. Ann’s Warehouse, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, and What the Constitution Means to Me all received nominations! Check out the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

  • Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play – The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play – The Jungle
  • Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play – What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play – All My Sons
  • Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical – Beetlejuice
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Annette Bening for All My Sons
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Paddy Considine for The Ferryman
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Ammar Haj Ahmad for The Jungle
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Leslie Kritzer for Beetlejuice
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Tracy Letts for All My Sons
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Heidi Schreck for What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Distinguished Performance Award – Ben Turner for The Jungle

Jordan Cole (School of Rock) provided voiceover for this Philips commercial!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of “Sounds for the Silent” at The Green Room 42 and Waitress!







Leila Rose Gross to Depart FROZEN and Mikee Castillo to Depart THE LION KING, Fiona Morgan Quinn and Winter Donnelly to Join FROZEN, and more!

Leila Rose Gross will play her final performance of Frozen on May 11th. Catch her as Young Anna before then!

You have until May 4th to see Mikee Castillo as Young Nala in The Lion King!

Congrats to Fiona Morgan Quinn (Grinch tour) and Winter Donnelly, who will make their Broadway debuts in Frozen next month!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, Waitress, The Ferryman, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Beetlejuice!







Erica Simone Barnett to Perform with Kidz Theater Ambassadors, Tyler Hentz Performing in NEWSIES at Central Bucks High School, and more!

Tomorrow, Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda) and Kidz Theater’s other 2019 Ambassadors will perform at Studio 17N in Ripley-Grier to raise money for their Disney World trip and performance! Tickets will be sold at the door: $10 for kids/alumni and $15 for adults, cash only.

Tyler Hentz (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is performing in Newsies at Central Bucks High School in Doylestown, PA, this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, The Ferryman, and Frozen!








Madalen Yarbrough Mills in Netflix’s “Jingle Jangle,” Cayen Martin on “The Chi,” and more!

Alum Madalen Yarbrough Mills (School of Rock) has been cast in “Jingle Jangle,” Netflix’s first live-action musical! Get more info HERE!

Alum Cayen Martin (The Lion King) will appear on this season of “The Chi” on Showtime!

Tina – The Tina Turner Musical will open on Broadway in November! Get more info HERE!

Alum Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) modeled for American Girl this week!

Watch the cast of The Ferryman talk about their show below!

And check out these pictures from the kids of Waitress, The Ferryman, and The Lion King!





THE FERRYMAN Babies Featured on PIX 11, “The Lion King” Movie Full Trailer, and more!

Happy National Siblings Day!

The babies of The Ferryman (and their parents!) were featured on PIX 11!

The first full trailer for the upcoming movie of The Lion King is here!

Vox spoke with Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian of What the Constitution Means to Me about debates, the audition process for the show, and more! Read it HERE.

This fall you can see Demi Singleton (The Lion King, School of Rock) in EPIX’s new series “Godfather of Harlem”!

Jad Grey (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) did a photo shoot with USPA!

And check out this picture from tech rehearsal for Beetlejuice!

Ava Briglia’s Birthday, Trailer for “Dora and the Lost City of Gold” with Isabela Moner, and more!

Happy birthday to Ava Briglia, who is currently a vacation swing at The Ferryman! We hope you had a great day, Ava!

Check out the trailer for “Dora and the Lost City of Gold,” starring Isabela Moner (Evita), in theaters August 2nd!

Update: The episode of “Bull” with Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia) has been pushed back to next Monday! Tune in then!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Ferryman, Waitress, and The Lion King!