Mavis Simpson-Ernst to Appear on “The Last O.G.,” Aaralyn Anderson to Appear on “What Would You Do?,” and more!

Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) filmed an episode of “The Last O.G.”! Air date is TBA. Here she is on set:

Aaralyn Anderson (Ballyturk) just filmed another segment for “What Would You Do?”!

“Slender Man,” featuring Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, A Christmas Memory, Annie), hits theaters August 10th!

Check out all the Tams from the most recent Miss Saigon revival singing “Bigger Isn’t Better”!

And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Waitress, and A Bronx Tale!

A post shared by Jim Kaplan (@jimkaplanacts) on

A post shared by Mikey Sohn (@mikey_sohn) on

A post shared by Levi Smith (@levismithofficial) on


Landon Maas’s Birthday, A BRONX TALE to Close August 5th, and more!

Happy birthday to Landon Maas (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)! We hope you had a great day, Landon!

A Bronx Tale will close on August 5th; see it before then if you can. Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has booked an NBC miniseries!

Delilah Rose Pellow, currently the understudy for Little Anastasia/Alexei in Anastasia, will begin playing the role full-time beginning July 10th!

Freaky Friday will soon be available for licensing! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

The upcoming Miss Saigon reunion concert at 54 Below will feature all of the Tams as well as Lianah Sta. Ana! Get more details on 54Below.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Anastasia, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Frozen, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!

A post shared by Ellie Kim (@elliebellykim) on

A post shared by Ellie Kim (@elliebellykim) on


Pictures and Videos from the Kids of WAITRESS, A BRONX TALE, THE LION KING, and more!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, A Bronx Tale, The Lion King, School of Rock, Miss Saigon, Frozen, Anastasia, Ballyturk, and Kinky Boots!

A post shared by Nala Hamilton (@nalahamilton) on

A post shared by Chloé Bryan (@chloeabryan) on

A post shared by Cory Logan (@coryloganmusic) on

A post shared by Miss Saigon (@misssaigonus) on

A post shared by BrookeTimber (@brooketimber818) on

A post shared by Jesus Del Orden (@jesusdelorden) on


Ryan Sell to Perform at Broadway Sessions, New WAITRESS Vlog, and more!

charlie

Ryan Sell is joining his Charlie and the Chocolate Factory castmates at Broadway Sessions tonight! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Get a glimpse at Cate Elefante‘s last performance, plus Katie Grober‘s and Victoria Collett‘s first shows, in the newest episode of Waitress‘s Broadway.com vlog “Sugar, Butter, Betsy”!

Alexa Valentino (Number the Stars, Dream Street) will perform at the East Northport Festival on September 10th at 2:30pm! Find out more:

Amaris Sanchez (On Your Feet) will appear in a Nickelodeon commercial for Hispanic Heritage Month! Here she is on set:

Joy Kate Lawson (A Little Princess) has booked a web series! Get more information:

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

A post shared by Mckayla Twiggs (@mckaylatwiggs) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Cory Logan (@coryloganmusic) on


ANIMAL Closes at Atlantic Theater Company, Pictures and Videos from ON YOUR FEET, and more!

Processed with VSCO with c1 preset

Happy Trails to Fina Strazza (Matilda) and the company of Animal at Atlantic Theater Company! Congrats on a great run, and we can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

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

A post shared by Ellie Kim (@elliebellykim) on

A post shared by Ruth Righi (@thatruthrighi) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on


Pictures and Videos from the Kids of ON YOUR FEET, MISS SAIGON, SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of On Your Feet, Miss Saigon, School of Rock, Waitress, The Lion King, Anastasia, Kinky Boots, A Bronx Tale, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Todd Montgomery (@powerpop714) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on

A post shared by Nicole Scimeca (@nicolescimeca9) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by ItzYaBoii (@jonah.mussolino) on

A post shared by Ryan (@ryanfoustofficial) on


Lianah Sta. Ana’s Birthday, Happy Father’s Day, and more!

lianah-birthday

Happy belated birthday to Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon)! We hope you had a great day!

Happy Father’s Day! We want to shout out the dads who make sacrifices so their children can pursue their passions.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Play Like A Winner, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, School of Rock, Anastasia, and Marvin’s Room!

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on

A post shared by Mckayla Twiggs (@mckaylatwiggs) on

A post shared by Luca Padovan (@moreorlesluca) on


Casting for PEACE, LOVE AND CUPCAKES and FROZEN Announced, SCHOOL OF ROCK to Sing at Sing For Hope Piano, and more!

plc

The cast of Peace, Love and Cupcakes at this summer’s New York Musical Festival has been announced! It will include Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills), who is also the co-playwright of the show, James Ignacio (The King and I, Camp Rolling Hills), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Madison Mullahey (Mary Poppins tour, Shrek tour), Grace Rundhaug (The Sound of Music LIVE, Camp Rolling Hills), Lauren Bryant, Victoria Csatay, Miranda Jo DeMott, Mili Green, David Hoffman (Camp Rolling Hills), Isabelle Livingstone, Cameron Mann, Chloe Manna (Camp Rolling Hills), Merin McCallum (Camp Rolling Hills), Casey Nadzam, Ksenia Nakonechny, Alexa Reeves, Jack Richman, Jamilah Rosemond, Tai Sandhu, Blake Devin Sheridan, and Alex St. Andre. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!

Casting has also been announced for the pre-Broadway tryout and Broadway production of Frozen! Congratulations to Audrey Bennett (Amelie, The Sound of Music tour) and Mattea Conforti (Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda), who will alternate as Young Anna, and Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) and Ayla Schwartz, who will alternate as Young Elsa! The show also marks Ayla’s Broadway debut. Find out more on Playbill.com.

The cast of School of Rock will sing at a Sing For Hope piano on June 20th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Waitress, Anastasia, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory have joined the lineup for Broadway in the Boros! Check out the full list of performances on Playbill.com.

Jete Laurence (Number the Stars) will recur on “Younger” and “Sneaky Pete” this season! Find out more:

Cole Bullock (The Lion King) will sing with Lorde on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” next month!

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

A post shared by Sophia Kekllas (@sophiakekllas) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on


NEWSIES to Return to Movie Theaters, Broadway in Bryant Park Lineup Announced, and more!

newsies2

Newsies will return to movie theaters this summer! Get more details on Playbill.com.

This summer’s lineup for Broadway in Bryant Park is set to include Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, Anastasia, Miss Saigon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and many others! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Nili Kepets (Dream Street) appears in this commercial for Luna Park Coney Island!

Alumni Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins), Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) have joined the cast of Happily: The Musical at New York Musical Festival! Check it out:

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

A post shared by On Your Feet! (@onyourfeetbway) on

A post shared by Ella Dane Morgan (@ella_dane_) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on


Athan Sporek Departs A BRONX TALE, Tony Awards Yesterday Night, and more!

bronx-tale

Happy Trails to Athan Sporek (A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables), who played his final performance in A Bronx Tale yesterday! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

The Tony Awards were last night! Congratulations to all of the nominees and winners, especially our featured shows who performed, were nominated, and won!

Watch former Annies reunite for the show’s 40th anniversary below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Peyton Royce Lusk (Falsettos) will appear on “Nightcap” this Wednesday at 8/7c on PopTV!

Watch Falsettos perform on the Tony Awards below, as well as a trailer for when the show screens in movie theaters one month from today, on July 12th!

Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess) spoke with us about her new American Girl movie! Read the interview HERE.

Here’s a full video of the Miss Saigon performance on the Tony Awards last night!

See if you can spot Reyna Guerra (Runaways) and Maxwell Vice (Runaways) performing with Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 on the Tony Awards! (They are seated on the bottom right.)

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Runaways, Waitress, Miss Saigon, Falsettos, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, and School of Rock, including many from last night’s Tony Awards!

A post shared by Cate Elefante (@cate_elefante) on

A post shared by Vanessa Brown (@heynessie) on

A post shared by Miss Saigon (@misssaigonus) on

A post shared by Celia Rosenthal (@celiabelia14) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Devin Trey (@devintrey08) on

A post shared by Ellie Kim (@elliebellykim) on