Noah Baird’s Birthday, Laurel Griggs on “Saturday Night Live,” and more!

Happy belated birthday to Noah Baird (A Christmas Story Live, Matilda)! We hope you had a great day yesterday, Noah!

Laurel Griggs (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Once) appeared on last night’s “Saturday Night Live”! Congrats!

Best of luck to everyone who attended the School of Rock open call in Charlotte yesterday!

Sacha Carlson (A Christmas Story Live) was highlighted in his local newspaper! Read the article on SanLuisObispo.com.

Congratulations to Will Meyers (Generation Me), who guest-starred on “Fresh Off The Boat” this week! Visit ABC.com to watch his episode, which is called “Slide Effect,” and check out a photo of Will on set:

Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) guest-starred on “Law and Order: SVU” recently! Congrats, Ava!

Katie Grober (Waitress) has booked a voiceover gig! Here’s a picture of her in the studio:

Had fun doing the Flopsy Bunny Voice Over! @youngbwaynews #katiegrober

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Julian Silva (The Lion King) appears in this SoulPancake video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, A Christmas Story Live, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, and Once On This Island!

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ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Announces Cast Album, Peyton Royce Lusk Joins FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broadway, and more!

Once On This Island is getting a cast album! Find out more in the show’s Facebook post:

Peyton Royce Lusk (Falsettos) has joined the cast of Frankenstein with the Ensemble for the Romantic Century!

Sunday in the Park with George and Once On This Island are mentioned in the New York Times’ top theatre of 2017! Check out the full list on NYTimes.com.

Sean Reda (Les Miserables, Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, The Sound of Music LIVE, Number the Stars), and Zachary Unger (Newsies, Big Fish, Chaplin) will take part in a reading of A Christmas Carol to benefit the Acting Company! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street) received the 2017 Molly Greenwald Rising Star Scholarship from Broadway Lights the Night! Congratulations!

Congratulations also to Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), who has won a Long Island ‘Encore’ Theater Award for her work in Gypsy at the John W. Engeman Theater! Check out a picture below, and read all about the winners on SmithtownMatters.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Once On This Island, A Christmas Story Live, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Waitress!

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ENDANGERED to Close December 30th, Alexa Shae Niziak Joins THE THING WITH FEATHERS Off-Broadway, and more!

Endangered will close Off-Broadway on December 30th. Go see it while you can! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) will star in The Thing With Feathers Off-Broadway at The Barrow Group! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out an interview with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) about “The Greatest Showman” on HuffingtonPost.com!

Take a look at some new production photos from A Bronx Tale on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch the cast of A Christmas Story Live talk about their show at the leg lamp lighting ceremony below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

You have until December 17th to see alum Casey Butler (Finding Neverland) in Newsies at Maltz Jupiter Theatre! Check out these pictures:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and A Christmas Story Live!

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Victoria Collett’s and Rika Nishikawa’s Birthdays, Avey Noble Joins FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broadway, and more!

Happy birthday to Victoria Collett (Waitress), and happy belated birthday to Rika Nishikawa (The Lion King)! We hope you both had a great day!

Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast in Frankenstein Off-Broadway with the Ensemble for the Romantic Century at the Pershing Square Signature Theatre!

We now have a page dedicated to Off-Off-Broadway, youth theatre, and all other regional/community theatre productions around the country featuring our alumni! If you’re an alum and have a production to promote, head over to our page for more information.

Check out pictures from the Once On This Island opening night party on Broadway.com!

CBS8 in San Diego interviewed Noah Baird (A Christmas Story Live, Matilda)! Watch it below or on CBS8.com.

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Jonah Mussolino will depart A Bronx Tale on December 17th. Go see him if you can! And get more details about his last performance:

I am VERY sad to announce that I will be leaving @bronxtalemusical on December 17th💔💔 It was very amazing to work with such spectacular actors and actresses! I was very happy to be part of this show! I remember when I just started and everyone took me in with open arms and congratulated me on my broadway debut. I love guys all so much! And I will never forget you guys! I wouldn’t have asked to have my broadway debut on any other show! ❤️ I really loved this fun experience! Special thanks to @super_will2006 for always being there for me! @kaleigh_cronin for being a really supportive friend. And last but not least, @brittconigatti for helping me to learn the dance! And the whole cast, ugh!!!! You guys just made this experience even more fun! Without you guys it wouldn’t be as fun! And everyone backstage without you the show couldn’t go on! I love all of you so much!! I’m really sad to be leaving this show! This is also one of my favorite broadway shows! Thank you everybody so much! I’ll make sure I’ll come and visit you guys in the Bronx! I’ll write my next shows down below: Dec. 6th Evening Dec. 9th matinee Dec. 13th evening Dec. 17th matinee/ last show Hope these last 4 shows will be “One of my great ones”!

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We now have video of Gabrielle Greene (School of Rock) singing the National Anthem at a New York Rangers game!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, A Bronx Tale, A Christmas Story Live, Waitress, School of Rock, The Lion King, Anastasia, Frozen, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

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Madison Elizabeth Lagares and Eduardo Hernandez to Perform at Puerto Rico Benefit, SCHOOL OF ROCK at Google, and more!

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Tomorrow, Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) and Eduardo Hernandez (Really Rosie, On Your Feet) will perform in a benefit concert for Puerto Rico! Get more details:

Watch the cast of School of Rock discuss their show with Google!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Once On This Island, A Christmas Story Live, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, Frozen, and A Bronx Tale!

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“Stranger Things” Renewed for Season 3, A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Kids on Entertainment Tonight, and more!

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“Stranger Things” has been renewed for Season 3! Congrats to alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie), and Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King)! Get more details on Variety.com.

The kids of A Christmas Story Live appeared on Entertainment Tonight this week! Watch below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, A Christmas Story Live, Waitress, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock, Anastasia, and Frozen!

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Colin Lauri’s SCHOOL OF ROCK Snapchat Takeover, Caleb McLaughlin in Sia’s New Music Video, and more!

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Colin Lauri is taking over the School of Rock Snapchat this entire week! Find out more:

Watch Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) get in the holiday spirit in Sia’s music video for “Santa’s Coming For Us”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock, A Christmas Story Live, Anastasia, and Waitress!

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HOLIDAY INN Available on PBS through December 8th, LOOKING FOR CHRISTMAS Reading, and more!

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You can watch Holiday Inn for free on PBS.org, now through December 8th!

Tai Sandhu (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Will Coombs (A Bronx Tale), Sami Bray (1984), Jake Ryan Flynn (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), and Sophia Kekllas (School of Rock) have joined an industry reading of the new musical Looking for Christmas! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) recently appeared on an episode of TBS’s “Search Party”! Watch her episode on TBS.com, and check out a photo of Madison on set below. (Warning: This show is rated TV-MA!)

The Chicago open call for the Broadway and tour companies of School of Rock is coming up! Get more details:

Here’s the newest promo for A Christmas Story Live!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live!

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Olivia Chun’s Birthday, A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Cast Album Coming Soon, and more!

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Happy birthday to Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I)! We hope you had a great day, Olivia!

Be on the lookout for a cast album coming soon from A Christmas Story Live!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Christmas Story Live, Anastasia, and A Bronx Tale!

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Artyon Celestine on “Lip Sync Battle” Tonight, YBAN at A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE Leg Lamp Lighting in LA, and more!

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Artyon Celestine (A Christmas Story Live) appeared on “Lip Sync Battle” on BET tonight at 8/7c!

YBAN’s Lindsay went live yesterday from the A Christmas Story Live leg lamp lighting at The Grove in Los Angeles! Check out the full video, in case you missed it:

Be sure to check out Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King) in “Roman J. Israel, Esq.”; it’s out in theaters this weekend!

Watch Roman Israel Esq. in theaters everywhere to see me with Denzel Washington!

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And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live, The Lion King, and School of Rock!

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