Ava DeMary Appears on CBS’s “FBI,” GiaNina Paolantonio in GoNoodle Commercial for “Sonic the Hedgehog,” and more!

Congrats to Broadway alum Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot), who appeared on last night’s episode of “FBI” on CBS!

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Tune in to FBI on CBS tonight @ 9pm!:)

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GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) did another GoNoodle commercial for the upcoming movie “Sonic the Hedgehog”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, The Lion King, Medea, Sing Street, and Tina!







Noelle Hogan Joins WONDERLAND at NYU, Artyon Celestine Guest Stars on “Bob Hearts Abishola,” and more!

Noelle Hogan (Ladyship) will play Chloe/Young Alice in Wonderland at NYU! Get tickets HERE.

Congrats to Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live), who guest-starred on last night’s episode of “Bob Hearts Abishola” on CBS!

Los Angeles! Alumni including Noah Baird (Matilda), Maya Grace Fischbein (Fun Home), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), Andy Walken (A Christmas Story Live), Tyler Wladis (A Christmas Story Live), and Zachary Zwelling (School of Rock) will take part in this benefit concert for St. Jude’s in Los Angeles on February 22nd. Get tickets HERE!

“Lost Girls,” a new movie with Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street), and Oona Laurence (Matilda), will arrive on Netflix on March 13th!

Caroline, Or Change and Sing Street have been added to BroadwayCon’s First Look concert, happening this Friday!

Check out photos from the re-opening of Forbidden Broadway on BroadwayWorld.com!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and Frozen!

Happy New Year, Makayla Joy Connolly’s Birthday, Robert Montano’s Birthday, and more!

Happy New Year! We are so thankful for a monumental 2019. We wish you all a 2020 filled with joy and peace. Young Broadway is looking forward to celebrating its 10th Anniversary later this year!

Happy birthday to Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)! We hope you both had a great day today!

Jai Ram Srinivasan (A Christmas Carol) and Sebastian Ortiz (A Christmas Carol) are featured in The Mighty!

The stars of Sing Street were featured in The New York Times!

And here are pictures and videos 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!









THE FERRYMAN and HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD on Entertainment Weekly’s 10 Best Stage Shows of 2018, “Buttons” with Alivia Clark Screens Tonight, and more!

The Ferryman and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are part of Entertainment Weekly’s 10 Best Stage Shows of 2018! Check out the full list on EW.com.

Tonight, catch Alivia Clark (Dream Street, Little Miss Sunshine) in “Buttons,” screening in select movie theaters! Get tickets HERE.

Kids from Matilda, Annie, and more are performing in the Pillows for Paws holiday party with Cabaret for a Cause at Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran Church today!

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






Levi Buksbazen’s Birthday, Updated Lineup for CABARET FOR A CAUSE’s Pillows for Paws Event, and more!

Happy birthday to Levi Buksbazen (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Levi!

The updated lineup for Cabaret for a Cause‘s upcoming event with Pillows for Paws includes Chloe Bryan (School of Rock), Isabelle Gottfried, Kayla Tori, and Amanda Swickle (Tink!)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Lion King, What the Constitution Means to Me, and The Ferryman!















Tony Awards List of Winners and Coverage, Free RUNAWAYS Performance Tomorrow, and more!

Congratulations to Once On This Island and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on their wins at last night’s Tony Awards! View the entire list on NYTimes.com.

If you missed the Tonys last night, or just want to watch it again, you can check out the full ceremony via CBS.com; find out more on BroadwayWorld!

Here’s the cast of Once On This Island performing:

We also have the full performance from Mean Girls, with alum Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime)!

Here’s the company of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child accepting their Tony Award for Best Play:

And here’s Once On This Island accepting Best Revival of a Musical!

Tomorrow, Runaways will present a free performance at the Delacorte Theater, courtesy of The Public Theater! You can get information about tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, Frozen, School of Rock, and more, including lots of Tony-related photos!

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RUNAWAYS Gala Staging Cast Announced, Broadway in the Boros and Tony Awards Performance Lineups, and more!

The full cast for next week’s Public Theater gala staging of Runaways has been announced, and it features many of the Encores! cast members from 2016, as well as several new cast members, some of whom are Broadway and tour alumni! Take a look at the full list of performers on Playbill.com.

A Bronx Tale, Once On This Island, and Kinky Boots will be among the shows taking part in Broadway in the Boros this summer! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

The casts of Frozen and Once On This Island will perform at the Tony Awards this Sunday! Get more details HERE.

Ayla Schwartz‘s (Frozen) mom Elaine chatted about raising a child actress on Broadway with KidGooRoo.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of Anastasia, Waitress, and School of Rock!

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YBAN Founder Lindsay’s Birthday, John Allyn to Depart SCHOOL OF ROCK, YBAN Class of 2018, and more!

Happy birthday to YBAN’s founder Lindsay! We hope you had a great day!

John Allyn will play his final performance as Billy in School of Rock on July 29th. See him before then if you can!

Congratulations to YBAN’s Class of 2018!

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) was recently interviewed on KidGooRoo.com!

“Shadowhunters,” with alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), will end in spring 2019. Get more information on Deadline.com.

You can soon do your own production of Waitress, courtesy of MTI! Find out more about the licensing rights on BroadwayWorld.com.

The kids of Broadway recently volunteered with Broadway Serves! Check out pictures:

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

Watch Mimi Ryder and Mattea Conforti battle it out in Matilda trivia in this week’s Frozen vlog!

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has booked a project with HBO!

The free performance of Runaways is a week from yesterday!

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

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Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations Announced, Free Encore Performance of RUNAWAYS, and more!

Frozen, 1984, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Once On This Island, Anastasia, Waitress, and Kinky Boots have all been nominated for Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards! Check out the full list on Broadway.com.

Runaways will have a free encore performance! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Olivia Bond (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) finished her run on “MasterChef Junior” just short of the Top 5. We’re so proud of you, Olivia!

❌SPOILER ALERT❌ I didn’t make it to the semi finales. 😭 Masterchef Junior has been an experience of a lifetime. It has taught me so much, and I’ve had a blast working on it. I have made so many new friends, and it is the best thing that’s ever happened to me. And I promise, I will keep on cooking, and perfect those macarons! 😂I just wanted to thank some very special people who have helped me throughout my masterchef journey! My Mom & Dad…They have done so much and I wouldn’t be where I am today without them. They have supported me so much! 💕I would love to thank my little brother & Big Sis, Remy. I loved having you, (my best friend) on masterchef with me! 💖 and Damian, you have given me so much support, and I couldn’t ask for a better brother! ❤️ love ya! 😘 I would like to thank the extraordinary, Karolina. You have helped me get where I am today, you met me the second day I was born, and I love you so much! 💗I would like to thank My godmother, Lin, my sister from another mister, Katrina, & her parents Jeff and Lizztte. Everyone has helped me so much on this jouney! And I wanted to thank my friends, for being there for me. My masterchef Junior friends and my new and old friends. I just wanted to say thank you💗😘

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Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) will promote her new EP at Rockwood Music Hall!

Check out these performance videos from Tunes in Times Square!

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Also, here are pictures from Tunes in Times Square!


And check out this picture from the kids of School of Rock!