BEETLEJUICE to Perform on the Tony Awards This Sunday, THE INHERITANCE Coming to Broadway in the Fall, and more!

Happy birthday to Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay! We hope you had a great day!

The cast of Beetlejuice will perform at the Tony Awards this Sunday! Get more details on Broadway.com, and get a preview of “Jump in the Line (Shake Senora)” from the upcoming cast album on TheaterMania.com.

The Inheritance is coming to Broadway this fall! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Mrs. Doubtfire will have its pre-Broadway world premiere in Seattle later this year! Get more information on TheaterMania.com.

Check out a new single from “Dance Moms” star Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) on Apple Music and Spotify!

Watch the cast of The Lion King celebrate the show’s 9000th performance below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

Bonale Fambrini (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The King and I) and Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I) have joined the lineup for “A Time To Shine” on June 9th at the Laurie Beechman Theatre!

Devynn Pedell (Mary Poppins) will record the cast album for the new show Happily: The Musical!

Victoria Dennis (Little Miss Sunshine) has a brand new single out!

THE FERRYMAN Cast Changes, THE LION KING Plays 9000th Performance, and more!

Matilda Lawler will play her final performance of The Ferryman this Sunday to film a movie! Bella May Mordus will take over the role of Honor Carney for the remainder of the show’s run. Also, happy trails to Annie Scarfuto, who played her final performance as Bobby Carney over the weekend!

Congratulations to The Lion King, which plays its 9000th performance tonight! Fun fact: did you know that 109 kids have played Young Simba and Young Nala in the Broadway production’s 20+ year history?

Bruce Yang, whose son Timothy Yang made his Broadway debut in The King and I, passed away unexpectedly. If you wish to donate, please do so HERE.

Congratulations to Dear Evan Hansen, which won BroadwayWorld’s Theatre Fans Choice Award for Best Long-Running Broadway Show! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin (The Miracle Worker), who made her Broadway debut in 2010 at age 13, will present at the Tony Awards on Sunday! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) will reprise the title role of Matilda, which she played on Broadway, at The Muny! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Watch Abigail Murphy (Dream Street) perform a cover of “Shallow” from A Star Is Born!

Congrats to Kevin Tellez (On Your Feet), who will appear in the In The Heights movie next summer!

Leila Rose Gross (Frozen) is performing in a showcase on June 9th in Rye Brook, NY!

The season premiere of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), was last night!

Here’s a clip of Cayen Martin (The Lion King) guest starring on “The Chi” last weekend!


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, What the Constitution Means to Me, Beetlejuice, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!

Photo Credit: Jessica Scarfuto




(YOUNG) Performs at The Green Room 42 Tonight, YBAN at WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME, and more!

Tonight, (YOUNG) returns to The Green Room 42 with performances from the kids of Frozen, Once On This Island, and more! Get more information HERE.

YBAN founder Lindsay saw Best Play Tony Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me today!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of All My Sons, The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, and What the Constitution Means to Me!









Thursday Williams’s Birthday, YBAN at Hollywood Bowl’s THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more!

Happy birthday to Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means to Me)! We hope you had a great day, Thursday!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw Joshua Turchin (The Pill) as Flounder in last night’s fantastic performance of The Little Mermaid at the Hollywood Bowl! There’s one more chance to see it tonight!

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








THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES to Offer Daily Digital Lottery, Charlie Tassone Debuts in FROZEN, and more!

The Secret Life of Bees is offering a daily digital lottery! Get more details on TodayTix.com.

Congratulations to Charlie Tassone, who made her Broadway debut last night in Frozen!

Dante Melucci (School of Rock) is going on tour with his band!

The season premiere of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), is quickly approaching! Here’s GiaNina showing off her favorite dance move:

Here’s the new teaser trailer for “Evil,” featuring Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Tuck Everlasting, Les Miserables, Matilda, Annie), coming to CBS!

Sophia Guarnaschelli (Tink!) has joined the lineup for “Shine for the Spines,” a benefit for scoliosis research, happening on May 18th in Riverhead, NY! Get tickets HERE.

If you are an alum of a Broadway show or professional Off-Broadway production (or currently appearing in one!) who’s graduating from high school or college this year, we want to hear from you! Please send us a message through our social media or fill out our form to tell us what your future plans are (if you are graduating from high school) or where you’re graduating from (if you’re graduating from college) so we can recognize you next month!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King and Waitress!




BEETLEJUICE Opening Night Press, Voting Now Open for Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations, and more!

Check out all of the opening night photo and video coverage from Beetlejuice:

Voting to pick the nominees for this year’s Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards is now open! Go vote for your favorites from this season HERE.

Did you tune in to the final season premiere of “The Son” on AMC last night, featuring Sydney Lucas (Fun Home)?

Tonight, Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) competed in the Divisional Finals on “World of Dance”!

Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) attended the Clubbed Thumb’s Gala earlier this week! Take a look at photos on BroadwayWorld.com.

The cast of Dear Evan Hansen recently celebrated the show’s 1000th performance, and BroadwayWorld.com was on hand!

Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) and Caroline Basu (School of Rock) appear in the first season of “Ramy,” streaming on Hulu now!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, The Lion King, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, Frozen, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!













Kayla Mak Competing in The Cut on “World of Dance,” Ryder Koehle Departs THE FERRYMAN, and more!

Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) competed in The Cut on “World of Dance” at 8/7c tonight!

Happy Trails to Ryder Koehle, who played his final performance as Bobby Carney in The Ferryman tonight! Congrats on a great run, Ryder!

Tonight, (YOUNG) performed again at The Green Room 42! Get more details HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Ferryman, The Lion King, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Waitress!






New “Beetlejuice” Production Photos, Our Interview with Adrianna Bertola, and more!

New production photos for Beetlejuice have been released! Check out the whole gallery at Broadway World.

In case you missed it, we posted an interview with West End star Adrianna Bertola (Matilda, Les Miserables, The Sound of Music) who’s currently appear on the West End in The Twilight Zone! Read it HERE.

Ryder Koehle will finish up his run with The Ferryman this weekend. Go see him if you can!

TOMORROW: Be sure to stop by the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre where the kids of The Ferryman will be selling baked goods to benefit BC/EFA between 5-6pm! Get more details HERE.

Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means To Me) appeared on The Today Show alongside their co-star Heidi Schreck! Watch the full segment below:

And here are more photos from the kids of The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, The Sccret Life of Bees, and Waitress!










Broadway Alumni Join Film Adaptations of IN THE HEIGHTS and WEST SIDE STORY, Stars in the Alley Lineup Announced, and more!

Congratulations to Gregory Diaz IV (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), who has been cast as Sonny in the upcoming film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Congrats as well to Broadway alumni Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), Julian Elia (Billy Elliot), Myles Erlick (Billy Elliot), David Guzman (Newsies), Jacob Guzman (Newsies), and Talia Ryder (Matilda), who have joined the upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Talia Ryder (Matilda) also just finished filming the feature “Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always”! Get more information on Variety.com.

The lineup for Stars in the Alley next month will include performances from Beetlejuice, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress, as well as appearances from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and What the Constitution Means to Me! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will play Wanda in Enter Laughing the York Theatre Company Off-Broadway! Get tickets HERE.

The new season of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), will premiere on June 4th!

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) has booked an Equity staged reading and workshop of Spandex the Musical! She also appears in a commercial for U.S. Cellular that is now airing.

Jessica Cherniak (Until Death Do Us Part) guest starred on last weekend’s episode of “God Friended Me”!

Congrats to Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), who has completed the final season of “Bizaardvark”!

Chris Martinez (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast in the upcoming Disney film “Timmy Failure,” coming soon to Disney+!

What the Constitution Means to Me has been named a finalist for this year’s Pulitzer Prize for Drama! Get the full list HERE.

Good luck to all those who auditioned for the role of Clara at Radio City Music Hall yesterday!

Beetlejuice will offer a digital lottery, and the show’s first trailer has arrived!

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





Young Broadway Celebrates 9 Years, Jenna Weir to Depart FROZEN, and more!

Young Broadway was born on this day in 2010! We’re so honored to have spent nine years on the internet celebrating the young stars of professional New York theatre. Thank you everyone for your continued support!

Jenna Weir will play her final performance as Young Elsa in Frozen on May 11th. Go see her if you can!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, What the Constitution Means to Me, Waitress, and The Lion King!