YBAN at AMELIE Pre-Broadway Tryout, “Just Add Magic” Season 2 Streaming Now, and more!

YBAN’s Lindsay caught the pre-Broadway tryout of Amelie last night in L.A.! She says New York is in for a treat!

Season 2 of “Just Add Magic,” featuring Judah Bellamy (Matilda, The Lion King), is streaming on Amazon now! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

The Tampa Bay Times wrote a sweet article about Ryan Foust‘s journey to Broadway with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory! Read it on TampaBay.com.

Seth Steinberg (If I Forget) talked to the Chicago Tribune about studying at the Actors Training Center! Check out the article HERE.

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) will perform at the Young Entertainers Awards on March 19th! Find out more:


And here are pictures from the kids of If I Forget, Waitress, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

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Isabella Russo’s Birthday, Gaten Matarazzo Cast in “Zach’s Lie,” and more!

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Happy birthday to Isabella Russo (The Mother of Invention, School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Isabella!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) has been cast in a new film called “Zach’s Lie”! Get more details on his IMDb page.

Get your tickets to Big River at New York City Center with Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story)! Find out more HERE.

More dates have been added for “Matildapalooza” at 54 Below! Tickets are now on sale for February 16th and 17th, as well as previously announced performances on February 3rd and 4th. Find out more on 54Below.com.

Amelie, Sunday in the Park with George, and more were included on Vulture’s list of the most anticipated Broadway and Off-Broadway shows coming in 2017! Read it HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Falsettos, and Matilda!

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FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Announces National Tour, Yahoo’s Best of Theater 2016 List, and more!

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Fiddler on the Roof has announced a national tour, to begin in 2018! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Waitress, She Loves Me, Blackbird, The Crucible, and the Encores Off-Broadway production of Sunday in the Park with George featuring Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) are all on Yahoo’s Best of Theater 2016 list! Check it out on Yahoo.com.

Alexandria Suarez and Eduardo Hernandez talked to NBC News about On Your Feet! Read the interview on NBCNews.com or watch it below:

Here are highlights from the pre-Broadway production of Amelie in Los Angeles!

And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Matilda, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and On Your Feet!

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Videos from RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR at Broadway Sessions, Video from Christopher Convery, and more!

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Here’s the full playlist from the Radio City Christmas Spectacular boys’ performances at Broadway Sessions!

Here’s Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) performing at Birdland!

Check out Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) showing his Christmas haul in the video below:

Also, Anthony is among BroadwayBox’s top 10 Broadway debuts of 2016! Check out the full list on BroadwayBox.com.

SITI Company is seeking teen boys of color for its L.A. production of Lost in the Stars! Get more information HERE.

Waitress, Tuck Everlasting, Holiday Inn, She Loves Me, and Falsettos all made Broadway fans’ Top 10 of 2016 list on Broadway.com!

Help Broadway kid Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story) and her brother Jack raise money for their upcoming 5K in Disney World HERE!

An open call for the national tour of The Sound of Music is taking place in New York City in January! Sign up now on SignUpGenius.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Amelie, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Waitress!

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HOLIDAY INN Will Get Cast Album, AMELIE Pre-Broadway Opening Night Pictures, and more!

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Holiday Inn has announced a cast album! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out pictures from Los Angeles opening night of the Broadway-bound Amelie on Playbill.com!

The Broadway Kids panel for BroadwayCon is scheduled for January 28th! Get more details and find out who the participants are HERE.

The original creative team and cast of Annie will reunite at BroadwayCon! Find out more on Playbill.com.

The School of Rock cast appeared on “Good Morning America” this morning as part of an Andrew Lloyd Webber tribute! Watch it below and get more information on BroadwayWorld.com and Playbill.com.

Anthony Rosenthal (Falsettos) talks about recording his first cast album in this new video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fiddler on the Roof, Waitress, A Bronx Tale, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!




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FALSETTOS to Air on PBS, Shahadi Wright Joseph on Radio Disney Today, and more!

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ShowTickets.com now has discounted tickets to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory! Check out the banner to the right for more info!

Falsettos has announced that it will air on PBS; the air date is TBA. Find out more on TheaterMania.com!

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) was on Radio Disney today at 4pm PST/7pm EST! Find out more:


Tonight, Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE) will appear on “Joe’s Pub Presents: A Holiday Special” at 10pm on IFC! Get more details on IndieWire.com.

Lots of Broadway kids got together for the annual coat drive–check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com!

Waitress, She Loves Me, Blackbird, the Encores production of Sunday in the Park with George, and The Crucible are all listed among the top New York theatre of 2016 according to Deadline.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, Matilda, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, On Your Feet, and Waitress!

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CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Casting, Seth Steinberg Joins IF I FORGET, and more!

Congratulations to Jake Ryan Flynn, Ryan Foust, and Ryan Sell, who will all make their Broadway debuts playing Charlie in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Seth Steinberg has been cast in Roundabout Theatre Company’s Off-Broadway production of If I Forget! He will play the role of Joey Oren. Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Fans have voted Anthony Rosenthal‘s Broadway debut in Falsettos among the top Broadway debuts of this year! Check out the full list of fan favorites on Broadway.com.

Take a look at photo coverage from School of Rock‘s recording session for their track on this year’s Carols for a Cure album on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch kids from Matilda, On Your Feet, and more celebrate UNICEF in this video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Amelie, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock, Waitress, and Kinky Boots!

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“Stranger Things” Nominated for Golden Globe, Isabela Moner in “Soldado,” and more!

“Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), has been nominated for a Golden Globe for Best TV Series – Drama! Congrats! Watch a clip of the “Stranger Things” kids freaking out over the nomination below or on EW.com.

Congratulations to Isabela Moner (Evita), who has booked the upcoming film “Soldado”! Get more information:


The interview with Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) will air on Radio Disney on December 21st during the 4:00pm hour! Find out more:


A Time To Shine will perform again in January, featuring, among others, Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess)! The guest hosts of the event will be Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) and Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills). Get more details:


Lots of kids from the Broadway community came together to record Frank Wildhorn and Robin Lerner’s “I Have A Voice” and create a music video in support of No Bully. The songs includes alumni Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables), Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), Ava Briglia (Matilda), Beada Briglia (Matilda), Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I), Hana Colley (The King and I), Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock), Gregory Diaz IV (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), Andrew DiTusa (Liberty, A Little Princess), Evie Dolan (School of Rock), Cole Alex Edelstein (Matilda), Tori Feinstein (Matilda, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock), Gianna Harris (School of Rock), James Ignacio (Camp Rolling Hills, The King and I), Mia Sinclair Jenness (Les Miserables, Number the Stars, The Sound of Music LIVE), Luka Kain (South Pacific), Jim Kaplan (The King and I), Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Ashley Lanzoni (Dream Street), Kasey YouMe Lee (The King and I), Diego Lucano (School of Rock), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess), Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Cayen Martin (The Lion King), Aliyah Mastin (The Lion King), Grace Matwijec (Matilda), Rileigh McDonald (Matilda), Dante Melucci (School of Rock), Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda), Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home), Angeli Negron (Les Miserables), Alexa Shae Niziak (Matilda, A Christmas Story, Women Without Men, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies), Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda), Mimi Ryder (Matilda), Talia Ryder (Matilda), Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), Abigail Shapiro (Liberty, How the Grinch Stole Christmas), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Walden Sullivan (School of Rock), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots), Ava Ulloa (Matilda), Jonah Verdon (Disaster!), Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots), Alexandra Vlachos (Matilda), Aviva Winick (Matilda), Rocco Wu (The King and I), Timothy Yang (The King and I), Graydon Peter Yosowitz (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown), and Kathryn Zimmer (Matilda). Watch the recording session and the music video and get more information on People.com.

Here’s the full video of “The Toycracker,” featuring Isabella Russo (School of Rock)!

And here are pictures from the kids of Amelie, Dream Street, School of Rock, Hairspray Live, On Your Feet, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Waitress!


HAIRSPRAY LIVE Press and Interviews, AMELIE Tickets Now On Sale, and more!

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Watch interviews with the cast of Hairspray Live below or on TheaterMania.com!

Shahadi Wright Joseph and her Hairspray Live castmates were also interviewed on Broadway.com! The cast also appeared on the Today Show this morning–check out a video below or on Today.com, and get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tickets for Amelie are now on sale! Get details on BroadwayWorld.com.

The Falsettos cast album is now available for pre-order! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Tickets for Radio City Christmas Spectacular start at $50 on ShowTickets.com!

Kids’ Night On Broadway has announced its participating shows! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out pictures of the Kinky Boots kids in the studio recording the show’s Carols for a Cure track on BroadwayWorld.com!

Kids from Fun Home, School of Rock, and more sang in a music video of “Y Sentiras Mi Amor/Silent Night”! Watch it below:

Here’s Brooklyn Nelson (Matilda) and Akira Golz (Matilda) singing “For Good” at Cabaret for a Cause!

Some of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular will sing at Broadway Sessions this Thursday! Find out more:

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

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Tori Feinstein Temporarily Rejoins MATILDA, AMELIE Announces Broadway Dates, and more!

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Tori Feinstein (Matilda, How the Grinch Stole Christmas) will return to Matilda for this week only! See her if you can!

Amelie has announced its Broadway theatre and dates! It will begin previews on March 9, 2017, at the Walter Kerr Theatre, and open on April 3, 2017. Get more details on Playbill.com.

Newsies, filmed with the national tour cast and some original Broadway cast members, is coming to movie theaters in February 2017! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Pint-sized theater critic Iain Armitage visited School of Rock–check out what he had to say:


Ella Dane Morgan will join her Waitress castmates during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! Make sure to watch!

“Thanksgiving,” featuring Arica Himmel (The Layover) and Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), is now on go90! Watch the first two minutes of the series below:

Congrats to Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess), who finished the reading of The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen! Here she is with the company:


Check out the music video for “Winner,” a new song by Nia Sioux (Trip of Love)!

Check out pictures of the cast of Kinky Boots celebrating their 1500th performance on TheaterMania.com!

Listen to Sawyer Nunes (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Finding Neverland, Matilda) talk about his brand new EP on MikeyPod.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, The Lion King, Hairspray Live, and School of Rock!

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