AMELIE Opening Night, YBAN Kids and Alumni at “Speech & Debate” Premiere, and more!

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Happy opening and break a leg to the company of Amelie!

Head over to our Instagram @YoungBwayNews for pictures of some of our alumni and current Broadway kids at the premiere of the film of “Speech & Debate,” or check them out below!


Watch a cover of “Something Just Like That” from Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock) below:

Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) will appear on Lip Sync Battle with their “Stranger Things” co-stars! Find out more:


Here’s a picture of alum Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) on the set of “The Greatest Showman”!

Check out pictures of the cast of Waitress as Sara Bareilles took her first bow on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, Sunday in the Park with George, School of Rock, On Your Feet, and Waitress!


THE LIGHT YEARS Closes at Playwrights Horizons, Pictures from THE LION KING, and more!

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Happy Trails to Graydon Peter Yosowitz (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) and the company of The Light Years, which closed at Playwrights Horizons tonight! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Graydon!

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

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Mckayla Twiggs Joins At This Performance Lineup, Christopher Convery on “The Blacklist: Redemption” Tonight, and more!

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Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once) has joined the lineup of At This Performance on April 2nd, along with the previously announced Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon)! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) was on “The Blacklist: Redemption” at 10pm on NBC tonight! Here’s a picture of him on set:

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) will star in the upcoming podcast series “The Ghost of Jessica Majors”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon) chatted with TFC Balitang America about her show in this video:

Sean Reda (Les Miserables) will appear alongside Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) in The Secret Garden in Denver!

Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Shrek) will star in the upcoming live action musical film “The Twelve Dancing Princesses”! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Lion King, Amelie, Kinky Boots, Miss Saigon, and School of Rock!


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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Kids Featured on Broadway.com, Pictures from A BRONX TALE, and more!

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The Charlies of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are featured on Broadway.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, School of Rock, On Your Feet, and Kinky Boots!

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Open Calls for RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Coming Up, Pictures from SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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Ballerinas ages 9-15: open calls for this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular are quickly approaching! Find out more on Backstage.com.

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

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New Block of Tickets Available for WAITRESS, New Cubs Join THE LION KING, and more!

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Waitress has a new block of tickets available through January 21, 2018! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Please welcome to The Lion King new cast members Zach Thomas and Joshua Dubose as Young Simba and Nala Hamilton and Rika Nishikawa as Young Nala! Here they are posing together:


Welcome to the new @thelionking cubs! Get ready @rplaugher.

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Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) is featured in this month’s Dance Spirit Magazine! Take a look at it in her Instagram post:


Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) guest-starred on “The Detour” tonight at 10/9c on TBS! Find out more:


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

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LION KING Kids Take Their Last Bows, Ava Briglia Appears on “Evil Lives Here”, and more!

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Happy Trails to Jordan Toure, Cayen Martin, Mehret Marsh, and Aliyah Mastin who took their final bows with The Lion King this weekend! Good luck with whatever is next!

Happy Trails to Everybody at Signature Theatre Company, featuring Lilyana Cornell! We can’t wait to see what’s next.

We wanted to wish a special Happy Birthday to our staff member Emily! We hope you had an amazing day!

Ava Briglia (Matilda) guest starred on “Evil Lives Here” tonight on Investigation Discovery. We are looking for a full episode to view so stay tuned! For now, here are a few pictures from the set.



Rachel Resheff (Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, and more!) will return to 54 Below on June 3rd at 9:30pm. Get more details and buy your tickets at 54Below.com!

Grace Capeless (Matilda, The Lion King) will appear in Kicking & Screaming, a special event at Symphony Space on March 27th! Get your tickets at SymphonySpace.org.

And here are more pictures and video from the kids of Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Sunday in the Park with George, and Everybody

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Alyssa Marvin in Promotional Video for the Rink at Rockefeller Center, Young Artist Awards Tonight, and more!

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Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars, Dream Street) appears in a video celebrating the Rink at Rockefeller Center! Check it out:


The Young Artist Awards were today! Good luck to all of our alumni who were nominated!

1984 is set to begin previews in May! Get more details on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, Amelie, Waitress, and Anastasia!

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AMELIE Begins Previews, Sneak Peek of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, and more!

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Congratulations to the company of Amelie, which began previews last night! Also, Amelie will get a cast album; get more information including release dates on Playbill.com.

Watch the stars of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory give a sneak peek of their show on BroadwayWorld.com or below!

Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) will sing the National Anthem at Madison Square Garden tomorrow night! Check out a picture of him getting ready below. Also, Athan talked to NYCastings.com about his role in A Bronx Tale!


Easter Bonnet will return in April! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Watch Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) guest star on the Tyler Mount Vlog on Playbill.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Amelie, Anastasia, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, Waitress, The Lion King, Sunday in the Park with George, On Your Feet, and BroadwayCon!

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Bailey Ryon to Teach Workshop in New Jersey, “The Americans” Returns Tonight, and more!

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Bailey Ryon (Matilda) will teach a workshop in New Jersey! Get more details HERE.

Tonight at 8pm was the return of “The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot)! Check out the trailer for Season 5:

Hudson Loverro spoke to Pix11 about A Bronx Tale! Check out the interview on Pix11.com. Also, the cast album of A Bronx Tale will be released digitally on March 24th! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Jasper Newell has joined the cast of Samara, opening at Soho Rep in April! Get more details on SohoRep.org.

Vote for Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), and “Stranger Things” in the Shorty Awards HERE!

Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) has booked a Christmas movie! Here she is on set:


So happy to be filming a super fun and heartwarming movie #film #Christmasmovie #actresslife

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Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) will be on for Marcy in School of Rock on March 22nd at 2pm and for Katie (her debut in this role!) on March 24th at 8pm. Go see her if you can!


Keep your eyes peeled for an upcoming Waitress commercial featuring Ella Dane Morgan! Here’s a look at it:


Watch Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street) return to “Saturday Night Live” in this sketch!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Everybody, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Amelie, Anastasia, The Lion King, Miss Saigon, Kinky Boots, BroadwayCon, Kids’ Night On Broadway, and Matildapalooza!

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