Continuing our look back at the past ten years, today check out “Stranger Things” star Gaten Matarazzo performing at the 2014 Tony Awards with his castmates from the Broadway revival of Les Miserables! #YoungBway10
“I Wish: The Roles That Could Have Been” live-streamed earlier today on 54 Below’s YouTube page, and featured alumni Emerson Steele (Violet) and Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story)! Tune in for future live-streamed concerts HERE.
Kids from Fun Home, Caroline, Or Change, and more took part in an Earth Day-themed music video for Broadway Green Alliance! Find out more and watch the video on Playbill.com.
Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) live-streamed a concert from his home on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account earlier today!
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:
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!
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!
Happy Trails to Kinky Boots, which closes today after a six-year Broadway run! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you.
“Sounds for the Silent” was at 2pm today at The Green Room 42, featuring kids from Les Miserables, Waitress, and much more!
“My Dinner With Schwartzey,” starring Zoe Wilson (The Pill, Play Like a Winner, Three Days to See), will play the Manhattan Film Festival on April 28th! Find out more on ManhattanFF.com.
Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) will take part in “The Music of Ben Caplan” at 54 Below next month! Get more details HERE.
Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) spoke with Forward.com!
YBAN founder Lindsay met Brynn Williams (Bye Bye Birdie, 13, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, In My Life, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) after yesterday’s matinee of the national tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in Los Angeles, CA! Brynn is currently playing Violet Beauregarde in the show.
Check out Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) on the set of a new short film!
Happy birthday to Meliki Hurd (Matilda)! We hope you had a great day, Meliki!
Congratulations to Willow McCarthy, who made her debut in the title role in Matilda yesterday afternoon!
Congratulations to alum Giuseppe Bausilio (Billy Elliot, Newsies, Irving Berlin’s America), currently performing in Aladdin on Broadway, who has joined the cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of Cats! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com!
Watch the latest installment of “Forever 17,” the backstage vlog at Tuck Everlasting, on Broadway.com!
Congrats to She Loves Me, On Your Feet, Waitress, and Fiddler on the Roof, which have all won Outer Critics Circle Awards! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.
Watch Oona Laurence‘s (Matilda) episode of “Blindspot” on NBC.com!
Kids from Dream Street and The Sound of Music LIVE and their castmates in KOTA’s School of Rock promoted the show recently at Rahway Day in New Jersey! Go see the show May 20-22 (I’m seeing it!), and check out pictures below:
I attended the premiere of “Uncle Gareth” this weekend, which features Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars)! Congrats, Alexa! Check out the pictures below:
Check out Christie Kim (The King and I) singing “Caro mio ben” in this video!
See a day in the life of Baylee Littrell (Disaster!):
We just found this video of the School of Rock kids singing “My Generation” at Puttin on the Brits back in November!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, Les Miserables, and Fun Home!
Good luck to “Bridge of Spies” and “Steve Jobs” at the Golden Globes tonight! “Bridge of Spies” features Jillian Lebling (Once), Victoria Leigh (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) and Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), and “Steve Jobs” features Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once).
Lots of Broadway kids participated in The Butterfly Project yesterday, painting ceramic butterflies that will be featured at an installation honoring the children who died in the Holocaust. Check out pictures below:
Happy trails to Lilyana Cornell, who has finished her run as Little Cosette/Young Eponine in Les Miserables! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Lilyana.
Mazel Tov to Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), who had her bat mitzvah this weekend!
Check out the kids of Broadway–Finding Neverland, Fun Home, The King and I, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, The Lion King, Matilda, and On Your Feet–singing “We Can Be Kind” with Laura Michelle Kelly at Gypsy of the Year!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Finding Neverland, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Fun Home, Matilda, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, The King and I, The Lion King, and School of Rock!
Happy birthday to Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), who turned nine today! We hope you had a great day, Zell!
Watch a video from School of Rock‘s opening night where Lilla Crawford (Annie, Billy Elliot) and other stars name their fantasy rock bands on Broadway.com! Lilla also spoke with Playbill.com about why School of Rock and child actors on Broadway inspire others–read that HERE. Lilla and others were also interviewed on School of Rock‘s opening night red carpet–watch it below:
Kinky Boots and The Lion King won Best Stage Presentation and first runner-up, respectively, at Gypsy of the Year! Get more information on Playbill.com.
Lazarus has extended its run at New York Theatre Workshop! Congratulations! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.
Check out pictures of Tori Murray (Ruthless!) attending the “Night of Dreams” gala on BroadwayWorld.com! Also, Tori will be interviewed on LA Talk Radio tomorrow night! Get more information on that in the Twitter post below:
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