Olivia Chun’s Birthday, Thanksgiving Message from THE KING AND I, and more!


First of all, we want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy birthday to Olivia Chun (The King and I)! We hope you had a wonderful day!

Check out a Thanksgiving message from the cast of The King and I on JibJab.com!

BroadwayWorld has pictures of the kids from Les Miserables, Finding Neverland, and Matilda sharing what they are thankful for! Check them out HERE.


Here is the new New York State Lottery commercial featuring Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, The King and I, Dream Street, On Your Feet, Fiddler on the Roof, School of Rock, Matilda, Fun Home, Lazarus, Before Your Very Eyes, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and Les Miserables!

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Alumni in Commercial and Ballet, SCHOOL OF ROCK and MATILDA in the Press, and more!

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Great news from our alumni! Athan Sporek (Les Miserables) will be seen this holiday season in The Nutcracker ballet at Lincoln Center Nov. 27th-Jan. 3rd. Also, Bobby Becht (Dream Street) has booked a commercial. Congrats, boys!

The Matildas and Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) have been seen in the press recently! Brandon was highlighted for his appearance on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”, Alexandra Vlachos (Matilda) was featured in Greater Patchogue for her role in Matilda, and the girls of Matilda did an interview for Chasing News! Take a look at all links below:

Guitar Phenom Hits Broadway In ‘School Of Rock’
Bayport girl is all smiles portraying Matilda on Broadway

The performance schedule for The Lion King kids is now out! Take a look at the schedule below.

School of Rock has posted another video of Isabella Russo as “Summer” giving a lesson in rock history! Watch below:

Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) partnered with HoopLaHa for a PSA on anti-bullying! Watch here:

And here are more pictures from the kids of Fun Home, Before Your Very Eyes, Les Miserables, School of Rock, The King and I, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Lazarus, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and Matilda!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK Begins Previews, Noah Hinsdale Departs FINDING NEVERLAND, and more!


We are wishing “broken legs” to the company of School of Rock for their first preview tonight! We are sure it was amazing! You can also check out the show’s lottery policy on BroadwayWorld.com.

Happy Trails to Noah Hinsdale (Fun Home), who has finished his run in Finding Neverland! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Noah!

Check out photo coverage from On Your Feet‘s Gypsy Robe Ceremony on BroadwayWorld.com!

You can currently see Ivy Idzakovich (A Little Princess) and Danielle Becht (Dream Street) in A Doll’s House Off-Off-Broadway at Access Theatre! Congrats, Ivy and Danielle! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

Check out these performances from the A Christmas Story 54 Below reunion cabaret! We have video of Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda) singing “River Deep Mountain High” and of Grace and Analise Scarpaci (Matilda) singing “Can’t Blame A Girl For Trying”!

Here is a video of Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) singing her song “Words Can Pave The Way” at Heart to Heart!

Congratulations to Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), who appears in the first episode of “Master of None” with Aziz Ansari! Watch it if you haven’t already! (Note: The series is rated TV-MA.) And check out Swayam’s pictures from filming below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Finding Neverland, Les Miserables, School of Rock, Matilda, Before Your Very Eyes, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!




ON YOUR FEET Opens, DISASTER! To Come To Broadway, and more!


Happy opening to the company of On Your Feet! We wish broken legs to all! And check out new production pictures from the show on Playbill.com!

Disaster! has announced that it will open on Broadway in Spring 2016! The show’s current first preview date is February 9th, and its current opening night date is March 8th. Get more information on TheaterMania.com!

Ruthless! has extended Off-Broadway through January 30th! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

The boys of Finding Neverland will be teaching a workshop at A Class Act NY on December 13th, and there is a contest to win a free spot! Get more information in the Twitter post below:

Congratulations to Alexa Valentino (Dream Street), who has booked another film! (And on her birthday, too–that must have been the coolest present ever!) Stay tuned for more information.

Check out this new montage from Before Your Very Eyes!

Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables) is in this Target commercial!

Check out these pictures from the A Christmas Story reunion concert at 54 Below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dream Street, Ruthless!, Fun Home, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Matilda, and Kinky Boots!


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FIRST DAUGHTER SUITE To Get Cast Album, Ivy Idzakovich in COUNTESS DRACULA, and more!


Congrats to the company of First Daughter Suite, which will record a cast album! Get more information on Playbill.com.

Ivy Idzakovich (A Little Princess) is part of Countess Dracula, performing Off-Off-Broadway at Jovia Studios October 29th through 31st! Congrats and break a leg, Ivy! Get tickets HERE and more information below:

Young Broadway Actor News’s Facebook page now has more than 1,000 likes! Thank you for your support, everyone! Check out the page HERE.

Check out opening night pictures from Before Your Very Eyes on TheaterMania.com!

The new digital lottery for Matilda is now open! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

“Southpaw,” featuring Oona Laurence (Matilda), is now available on DVD, Blu-ray, and On Demand! Watch it now!

Check out this video from the girls of The King and I!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, The Lion King, School of Rock, Before Your Very Eyes, Matilda, Kinky Boots, and Les Miserables!




BEFORE YOUR VERY EYES Opens, Brandon Niederauer to Perform at Mash Jam, and more!


Happy opening to the company of Before Your Very Eyes! Break a leg! And here are some new promo pictures from the show, featuring Rose Bell-McKinley and Eloise Celine!

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) will perform at the fourth annual Mash Jam to benefit music programming for teens in New York City! Get more information HERE.

Check out this video from the Fun Home kids of a goodbye song for Amazing Grace, which closed this past Sunday!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Matilda, Kinky Boots, Fun Home, On Your Feet, School of Rock, Les Miserables, and Lazarus!



Jorge Vega’s Birthday, RADIO CITY Casting, and more!

Jorge Vega

Happy Birthday to Jorge Vega (Radio City Christmas Spectacular)! We hope your day was wonderful.

More casting for Radio City Christmas Spectacular has been announced! Kayla Mak returns as one of the Claras and Jack Mastrianni (A Christmas Story) and Jack Broderick (Matilda) will join Sawyer Nunes as one of the Patricks. Congratulations, everyone!

Sam Chuck (Les Miserables) will take part as Little Jake in New York City Center’s Annie Get Your Gun with Megan Hilty! Performances are Oct. 27-28, 2015. More info can be found at NYCityCenter.org. Congrats, Sam!

The first production photos for Before Your Very Eyes are now on BroadwayWorld.com! Take a look.

Poster art for “Coat of Many Colors” (feat. Hannah Nordberg of Little Miss Sunshine) is now online! Take a look below. The TV movie will air Dec. 9th on NBC at 9/10c (click on it for a full image).

The Lion King will record new production footage in honor of their 18th anniversary and they’re inviting the public to attend! Filming will take place on Oct. 30th. Attendees should arrive by 12:30pm to begin at 1pm. Filming will last for 3-4 hours. To RSVP, visit TheLionKing.com/CircleOfLife.

Watch a brand new montage from First Daughter Suite feat. Carly Tamer below!

And here are more pictures from the kids of Tuck Everlasting, Finding Neverland, Dream Street, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Fun Home, Matilda, School of Rock, and Kinky Boots!



Tahlia Ellie on “Unraveled,” Emma Howard at iDance4aCURE Meet and Greet, and more!


Congratulations to Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man), who has booked an episode of “Unraveled” on Discovery ID! Tahlia’s episode will probably air in the new year. Have fun on set, Tahlia!

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, come meet Emma Howard (Violet, Matilda) at Dockweiler State Beach on November 8th as part of a meet and greet at iDance4aCURE! Get more information in the Facebook post below:

Congratulations to Jorge Vega (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), who has booked a new film called “Paterson”! Here’s a picture of Jorge with the director, Jim Jarmusch!

We need bios and headshots for our Before Your Very Eyes page! Please send us any that you may have through our Contact page HERE!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Gray Man, Fun Home, Before Your Very Eyes, Dream Street, The Lion King, School of Rock, and Matilda!


BEFORE YOUR VERY EYES First Preview, CABARET FOR A CAUSE Lineup, and more!


We are wishing a great first preview to the company of Before Your Very Eyes tonight!

Check out the recently announced lineup for Cabaret for a Cause‘s two November 29th shows!

Check out more photo coverage from Emerson Steele‘s (Violet) 54 Below solo show on Playbill.com!

Pre-order the cast album of School of Rock now on iTunes!

See if you can spot Hayley Feinstein (A Little Princess) at the end of this clip from Fiddler on the Roof rehearsals! (You can also watch the video on BroadwayWorld.com.)

Here’s video of Brooklyn Shuck (Matilda, Annie), Sydney Shuck (Annie tour), and Raleigh Shuck (How the Grinch Stole Christmas! tour) singing “Cowboy Take Me Away” by the Dixie Chicks at Broadway Does Country!

Check out these new promo videos from School of Rock!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, Fun Home, and Matilda!




SHOW BOAT on PBS Tonight, SCHOOL OF ROCK Today Show Performance Video, and more!

Peyton Ella

Show Boat, featuring Peyton Ella (The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), was part of Live at Lincoln Center on PBS tonight starting at 9:00 pm! Did you watch or record?

Watch School of Rock‘s performance from the Today Show this morning on Today.com or BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch this interview with the creators of Before Your Very Eyes, featuring new photoshoot pictures of the cast!

Check out photo coverage from Emerson Steele‘s (Violet) 54 Below solo show on BroadwayWorld.com!

Here is Sydney Lucas (Fun Home) singing “Ring of Keys” at the Out & Equal Summit!

Check out this YouTube web series filmed, written, directed by, and starring Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) and Leah Stratigos!

An upcoming Broadway production is seeking a girl to play 12 years old! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Chloe Wheeler (Dream Street) and Emily Glick (Dream Street) will both take part in the teen/tween-written show “Reddi High” this December! Chloe was also one of the show’s writers. Check out the show’s website HERE!

“Southpaw,” featuring Oona Laurence (Matilda), is now available on Digital HD!

“Bridge of Spies,” featuring Jillian Lebling (Once), Victoria Leigh (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), and Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), is out in theaters! Congrats to Jillian, Victoria, Hayley, and the cast!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Violet, The Lion King, Fun Home, Dream Street, and Matilda!


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