Happy Opening to MAKE BELIEVE, Delaney Quinn Joins WAITRESS, and more!

Make Believe opens tonight at Second Stage! Congratulations to the entire company! Check out the newly released production photos HERE.

Congratulations to Delaney Quinn, who is making her Broadway debut in Waitress as Lulu! She follows in the footsteps of her older sister, Fiona, who is currently appearing as Young Anna in Frozen.

Congrats to Michaela Perez, who completes the cast of Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, playing at Second Stage Theater this fall!

NYCGO’s Broadway Week is happening next month! This is a bi-annual opportunity where theatregoers can buy 2-for-1 tickets for participating Broadway shows, like Beetlejuice, Waitress, and more. Go to NYCGO.com for details.

The newest episode of Beetlejuice‘s Broadway.com vlog is here! Watch Presley Ryan teach co-star Leslie Kritzer how to become a VSCO girl below:

And here are more pictures from the kids and teens of Beetlejuice, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, and Waitress!

 

 

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“David Makes Man” Premieres on OWN, BETRAYAL Begins Previews, and more!

Tonight, watch Nathaniel McIntyre (The Lion King) and Teshi Thomas (The Lion King) in “David Makes Man,” premiering tonight at 10pm on OWN!

Happy first preview to Betrayal! Break a leg! Also, the show has announced their rush policy; get more details on Playbill.com.

Dear Evan Hansen has a new rush policy! Find out more about it on TheaterMania.com. Also, current Broadway cast member Sam Primack will be hitting the road with the show as the Evan Hansen alternate! Get more information on all the upcoming cast changes on Playbill.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Waitress, Frozen, and more!








Sophie Knapp Joins CHASING RAINBOWS at Papermill Playhouse, Isabella Iannelli Cast in “In the Heights” Movie, and more!

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) has been cast in Papermill Playhouse’s Chasing Rainbows! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo) has been cast in the “In the Heights” movie!

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I am beyond excited to share that I booked a role as a dancer for the “In The Heights” feature film By Lin-Manuel Miranda, Directed by the best! @jonmchu , and @warnerbrosentertainment coming to theaters next summer 2020. This journey started in Jan this year and change my life forever. This has been a dream come true! Making new friends that I can now call family. The countless memories made will be in my heart ♥️ forever. I am so blessed to be part of the history making movie representing New York and our CULTURE. . ‍Screaming thanks to @breezyotoole at @msaagency for your love and support and believing in me. . The incredible choreography team: @chrislxd @danadaners @iamemiliodosal @enwilliams1 @eddietorresjr @princessserrano_ Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined getting to work with the best team on the ! But it happened and it was so fun . . ❣️The amazing @meghanmcferran for being the best PA in history. You are so organized and always smiling and helpful. I LOVE you forever..You made every day GREAT! . This cast will get you out of your seat! You guys are all in my heart now and forever @lesliegrace @melissabarreram @anthonyramosofficial @coreyhawkins @noahlot_gotit @sheisdash @daphnerubinvega @stephaniebeatriz @gregdiaz4 #jimmysmitts @ariana_greenblatt and so many more amazing talent. ❤️ . Mom and dad, i couldnt do any of this without you ‍‍. . . #intheheightsmovie #intheheights #warnerbros #chrisscottchoreography #eddietorresjunior #industrykid #newyorker #nuyorican #jonmchu #intheheightsmusical #linmanuelmiranda #jonchu #fortheculture #latina #babybellz™️ #MSA #msafamily #msaagency

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Go check out Season 2 Episode 7 of “No Good Nick,” with alum Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), now streaming on Netflix!

This year’s Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios will feature mazes themed around “Stranger Things” and “Us”! Get more details HERE.

Congratulations to Heather Tepe (Billy Elliot, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Gypsy), who got engaged recently! Watch the video here:

Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen) performed “Waving Through a Window” at BuzzFeed’s Internet Live concert! Watch here:

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen and Beetlejuice!




Mimi Ryder’s Birthday, New BEETLEJUICE Vlog, and more!

Happy birthday to Mimi Ryder (Frozen)! We hope you had a great day, Mimi!

Check out the newest vlog from Beetlejuice:

Tonight, tune in to another episode of “Dance Moms” at 9/8c on Lifetime, and check out last week’s group routine with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) here:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Waitress, Make Believe, and The Lion King!








Kyla Carter to Play ANNIE at Patchogue Theatre, “Otherhood” with Samuel Li Weintraub on Netflix Today, and more!

You can see Off-Broadway alum Kyla Carter (Number the Stars) play the title role in Annie at Patchogue Theatre this month!

Today, “Otherhood” with Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) arrives on Netflix! Be sure to check it out!

Watch GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) perform a solo in this unaired routine from the most recent episode of “Dance Moms”!

Check out this video from the most recent (YOUNG) cabaret at The Green Room 42!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Beetlejuice, Frozen, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!





“Now & Then” Performance Videos, Billy Idol at BEETLEJUICE, and more!

Check out these videos from “Now & Then” at 54 Below!

Billy Idol paid a visit to Beetlejuice! Check out photos on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Waitress!






BEETLEJUICE Celebrates 100 Performances and Announces Broadway.com Vlog, Broadway Flea Market Date Announced, and more!

The cast of Beetlejuice celebrated the show’s 100th performance this week! Check out photo coverage on BroadwayWorld.com, and find out more about their upcoming Broadway.com vlog HERE!

Broadway Flea Market will return for this year on September 22nd! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alexa Shae Niziak (Matilda, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Women Without Men, A Christmas Story, The Thing With Feathers, The Mother of Invention) will perform in Of the Sea in New York City this weekend, alongside, as we announced previously, Zoe Wilson (The Pill, Eco Village, Play Like a Winner, Three Days to See)! Get tickets HERE.

Watch the cast of Waitress send off castmates Shoshana Bean and Erich Bergen at curtain call:

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, Waitress, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!





Aliya Ramey’s Birthday, MOJADA Extends through August 18, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Aliya “Jo” Ramey (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day, Aliya!

Mojada has extended its run at the Public Theater through August 18th!

Congratulations to alum Maxwell Vice (Runaways), who will appear in the upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story!

The teens of Beetlejuice, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Dear Evan Hansen spoke to Playbill.com about what it’s like being on Broadway as a teenager!

Broadway alum Sam Poon (Macbeth, The King and I, Runaways) has released a new single called “ORANGE-ADE,” now on all streaming platforms!

The Broadway Star Project now has a podcast, co-hosted by Carly Gendell (School of Rock)!

The kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are collecting school supplies for those in need! Get more details here:

Check out these photos from the kids of Frozen!




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Photo Coverage from MOJADA Opening Night, “The Lion King” Out in Movie Theaters, and more!

Check out pictures from opening night of Mojada on TheaterMania.com!

The film remake of “The Lion King” is out in movie theaters today, with Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) reprising her Broadway role of Young Nala!

Congrats to Broadway alum Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Tuck Everlasting, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie), who guest starred on CBS’s “Instinct” last weekend!

In case you missed it, Frozen KIDS, Newsies Jr., and more are coming to MTI Jr.’s show catalog! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Winter Donnelly (Frozen) is featured in amNY! Read the article HERE.

Take a look at photo coverage from yesterday’s Broadway in Bryant Park concert on BroadwayWorld.com!

The cast album for Documentary Now’s “Co-op,” with Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock), is due out later this month! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay is in Calabasas, CA, seeing Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine) in a production of Once Upon A Mattress tonight! Break a leg, Hannah!

And check out this photo from curtain call at The Secret Life of Bees!

BEETLEJUICE and WAITRESS Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park, Alumni Join Joshua Turchin’s New Musical THE PERFECT FIT, and more!

The casts of Beetlejuice and Waitress performed at Broadway in Bryant Park today! Videos to come.

Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Zoe Manarel (Matilda, A Little Princess), and alum Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple) have been cast in The Perfect Fit, a new musical by Joshua Turchin (The Pill)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Grace DeAmicis (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) recently performed on the USS Intrepid! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

A stage version of It’s A Wonderful Life is in the works, set to be written by Paul McCartney! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) shared his favorite “Smash” moments with Playbill! Read HERE.

Alumni Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast), Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins), Morgan Hecker (How the Grinch Stole Christmas!), Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess), Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Neil McCaffrey (Bye Bye Birdie, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins), Jenny Mollet (The Color Purple), Kylie Goldstein (Les Miserables), and more will take the stage at The Green Room 42 with “A Time To Shine”! Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins) is a co-producer. Get tickets now!

Here’s a throwback video from the 2017 auditions for Clara in Radio City Christmas Spectacular, with both Elliana Walmsley, who will play the role this holiday season, and Emerson Tate Alexander, who took it on in 2017!

The new The Lion King film arrives in theaters tomorrow! Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) and her co-star JD McCrary surprised guests at Disney World with a performance of “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King”! Watch here:

The cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will perform in a benefit concert at Birdland on July 22nd!

And here are pictures from the kids of Not Even The Good Things and The Lion King!