Ryan Foust performed with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at Broadway in Bryant Park today from 12:30pm-1:30pm! Get more details on Playbill.com.
The Lion King will host another autism-friendly performance in October! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.
Tonight, Elizabeth Crawford (Tuck Everlasting) and Hudson Loverro (Assassins, A Bronx Tale, Ragtime on Ellis Island) are singing new songs by Sam Willmott at Feinstein’s/54 Below! Get more information on 54Below.com.
BroadwayCon will offer an “A Kids’-Eye View of Fun Home” panel, with kid alumni of the show: Griffin Birney (Off-Broadway), Alessandra Baldacchino (Broadway, National Tour), Lennon Nate Hammond (National Tour), Noah Hinsdale (Off-Broadway), Georgi James (Early Readings), Sydney Lucas (Broadway, Off-Broadway), Zell Steele Morrow (Broadway), Gabriella Pizzolo (Broadway), Pierson Salvador (National Tour), and Oscar Williams (Broadway). Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com!
Alumni Oona Laurence (Matilda), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience)–as well as young theater critic Iain Armitage and former Broadway kid Ariana Grande (13)–are listed in Variety’s Youth Impact Report! Check it out HERE.
A Christmas Story Live is seeking a boy ages 9-12 to play Ralphie! Get more details:
Watch a brand new music video from Eduardo Hernandez (On Your Feet, Really Rosie)!
Check out Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) in a new Hilton Honors commercial!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Kinky Boots, Waitress, School of Rock, and Anastasia!
Hayden Gelman (Dream Street), Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music LIVE), and Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Shrek) will sing with Broadway Workshop at 54 Below on August 2nd! Get more details on 54Below.com.
Here’s a clip of Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) playing the Iridium last month!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Really Rosie, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, and Miss Saigon!
Thanks to Nicole Scimeca and her mom for taking my friend and I backstage at Anastasia last night! Great job, Nicole!
YBAN founder Lindsay caught a screening of Falsettos last night! Congrats to Anthony Rosenthal and the cast on an excellent show.
Alexa Reeves (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) spoke with the Cherry Hill Sun, and Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills) talked to StageBuddy, both about Peace, Love and Cupcakes! Read Alexa’s interview HERE and Carrie’s interview HERE.
Milo Manheim (Generation Me) was spotlighted on Theater in the Now! Read the article HERE.
Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos) and his mom talked about how he landed on Broadway with Backstage.com!
Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) will sing Panic! At The Disco tunes at 54 Below on July 25th! Get more details on 54Below.com.
Jete Laurence (Number the Stars) will appear in “The Snowman” this October alongside Michael Fassbender! Find out more:
Congrats to Alyssa Marvin (Dream Street, Number the Stars), who appeared in “I Am Homicide” last night on Investigation Discovery!
Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) took over Roundabout’s Instagram account today!
Today at 12:30pm, the kids of School of Rock performed at Broadway in Bryant Park! Watch their performance below or on TheaterMania.com:
Generation Me is coming soon to NYMF, with a cast that includes high school age teens! Find out more on NYMF.org.
Check out pictures from opening night of Assassins at New York City Center on Playbill.com!
The Emmy Award nominations were announced this morning, and many projects featuring our alumni received nominations! Here’s a list:
“Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King) and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), received 18 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
“This Is Us,” featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), received 11 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series
“Big Little Lies,” featuring young theater critic Iain Armitage, received 16 nominations including Outstanding Limited Series
Hairspray Live, featuring Shahadi Wright Joseph (School of Rock, The Lion King), received 7 nominations including Outstanding Special Class Program
“The Americans,” featuring Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), received 4 nominations
“Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors,” featuring Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Television Movie
“Once Upon A Sesame Street Christmas,” featuring Kolette Tetlow (Iowa), received 1 nomination for Outstanding Children’s Program
The Creative Arts Emmys will air on September 16th at 8pm EST on FXX, and the Primetime Emmy Awards will occur on September 17th at 8pm EST on CBS. Get the full list of nominations on Emmys.com! Congrats, everyone!
Athan Sporek (A Bronx Tale, A Day by the Sea, Les Miserables) is returning to A Bronx Tale this weekend! He will perform July 14th at 8pm, July 15th at 2pm and 8pm, and July 16th at 3pm. Find out more:
I'll be reuniting with my @BXTaleMusical famiglia this weekend. Catch me on Fri 7/14 @ 8pm, Sat 7/15 @ 2pm & 8pm, and Sun 7/16 @ 3pm
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