New MISS SAIGON Cast Members, MISS SAIGON and SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE to Offer Rush Tickets, and more!

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Congratulations to Brandon Pereyra and Samuel Li Weintraub, who have joined the cast of Miss Saigon as Tam!

Miss Saigon has announced that the production will offer rush tickets! Get more details on TheaterMania.com. In addition, Sunday in the Park with George has announced that they will continue to offer rush tickets through the end of their run! Find out more, also on TheaterMania.com.

Finn Douglas (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has booked a voiceover commercial!

Get a sneak peek at The Light Years at Playwrights Horizons on TheaterMania.com!

We hope everyone attending Kids’ Night On Broadway has a great time!

Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) makes peanut butter cups with her sister in this Broadway Bakes video!

Watch Dylan Boyd (Finding Neverland) sing at a Madison Square Garden halftime show!

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

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LAZARUS Cast Album Coming Out October 21st, LYRICS FOR LIFE Photo Coverage, and more!

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The Lazarus cast album is due to come out October 21st! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Check out photo coverage from Lyrics for Life on BroadwayWorld.com!

Get to know Bobbi MacKenzie (School of Rock) on BroadwayBox.com!

Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own) will co-star as Frank Gotti in a new film called “The Life and Death of John Gotti”! Find out more:


And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, The Lion King, Matilda, On Your Feet, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, and Waitress!

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Claire Keane Leaves WAITRESS, Gabby Gutierrez Books “Mozart in the Jungle,” and more!

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Happy trails to Claire Keane, who took her final bow in Waitress today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!


Our Broadway family rocks! We're going to miss you tons. Claire's final performance tomorrow, McKenna takes her final bow on Wednesday

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Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) has booked a role on “Mozart in the Jungle”! Congrats, Gabby!


Yesterday at this production!! #mozartinthejungle

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In case you missed Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” we’ve made a playlist of clips from the interview! Check it out:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Lyrics for Life, The Lion King, and Fun Home!

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Gabriella Pizzolo and Grace Capeless Cast in “Beaches” Remake, LYRICS FOR LIFE Coming Up Soon, and more!

Congratulations to Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) and Grace Capeless (The Lion King, Matilda, A Christmas Story), who have both been cast in the upcoming movie remake of “Beaches”! Gabby will play Young CC, the younger version of Idina Menzel’s character, and Grace will play Young Hillary, the younger version of Nia Long’s character. Find out more on TVLine.com!

Get your tickets now for Lyrics for Life, which is Saturday, September 10th; they’re going fast! Get more details HERE.

Hear Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) sing from The Lion King on EW.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, Matilda, Les Miserables, Ruthless!, and Kinky Boots!

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FINDING NEVERLAND Final Bow Photo Coverage, LYRICS FOR LIFE and RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR Tickets On Sale, and more!

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Check out pictures from Finding Neverland‘s final bow on BroadwayWorld.com and TheaterMania.com!

Get your tickets for Lyrics for Life on KidsOfTheArts.com!

Tickets for Radio City Christmas Spectacular are also on sale now! Get yours on Broadway.com.

Nia Sioux (Trip of Love) has been cast in the film “Take Two for Faith”! Find out more in her Instagram post:


So excited to be shooting my first film … learning my lines for "Take Two for Faith"

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Here’s a sneak peek at the new Maati Baani project with Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock)!

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



RUTHLESS! Show Clips, Oscar Williams and Benjamin Harding Hosting “This Way to Broadway,” and more!

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Here are a few show clips from Ruthless!

Oscar Williams (Fun Home) and Benjamin Harding (Matilda) will host “This Way to Broadway” this weekend, which features lots of our alumni! Get more information about the event on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s video of Abigail Dylan Harrison (Ruthless!) singing “Small”!

In case you missed it, here’s the Broadway.com Fresh Face feature on Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting)!

Here’s Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) and Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Shrek, The People in the Picture) singing “Everything Has Changed” at Rachel’s recent 54 Below cabaret!

Here’s Jersey Sullivan (School of Rock) performing “Landslide”!

Congratulations to Toleeya Napolitano (Dream Street) and Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man) (along with Nick Berninger and Victoria Csatay, also in KOTA’s School of Rock right now), who have all been accepted into Papermill Playhouse’s summer conservatory! Here’s Toleeya, Tahlia, and Nick together:

The Matildas learned how to bake at Schmackary’s! Watch the video below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, On Your Feet, Matilda, Waitress, Fiddler on the Roof, and Tuck Everlasting!









New Special Guests Join Rachel Resheff’s 54 Below Show, Trailer for Julian Silva’s New Movie, and more!

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Special guests at Rachel Resheff‘s (Fish in the Dark, The People in the Picture, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins) 54 Below show will include Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, West Side Story, The Mystery of Edwin Drood), Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Olivia Chun (The King and I), and Mehret Marsh (The Lion King)! You can get 35% off of tickets in the main dining area with the code LAGUARDIA35. Get more information on 54Below.com!

Check out the trailer for “Grace Wins,” a new movie featuring Julian Silva (The Lion King)!

We now have video from the Heart 2 Heart event at 54 Below back in November! Here’s Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars) performing her original song “Words Can Pave The Way”! Check it out:

Learn more about a special tradition for new Matilda Maggots on JenniBick.com!

Go see “Batman vs. Superman” and support Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once), who plays Sage in the movie! Get more information on IMDb.com.

Tonight, the first When I Grow Up cabaret, featuring several YBAN alumni, plays the Triad! Find out more on TriadNYC.com or in the picture below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tuck Everlasting, Matilda, and School of Rock!














Lucille Lortel Nominations Announced, Emma Howard and Jaidyn Young’s 54 Below Cabaret TONIGHT, and more!

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The Lucille Lortel nominations have been announced! Congratulations to the companies of First Daughter Suite, Iowa, Lazarus, Mother Courage and Her Children, and Women Without Men, who were all nominated! Additionally, Sophia Anne Caruso (The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!) received her second Lucille Lortel nomination, this time for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical for Lazarus! Check out the list of YBAN nominations HERE, and check out the full list on Playbill.com.

“Together At Last,” Emma Howard (Matilda, Violet) and Jaidyn Young‘s (Annie) cabaret show, comes to 54 Below tonight! Get more information on 54Below.com, and congrats to Emma and Jaidyn!

The cast recording of On Your Feet is set for an April 29th release! Get more information on Broadway.com.

Check out the first production pictures from The Crucible on TheaterMania.com!

Get your tickets now for When I Grow Up at the Triad on April 2nd and 4th! More information HERE.

Dante Melucci has announced that he will play his final performance in School of Rock on May 8th. Go see him while you can, and get more information in his Instagram post below:


Hi all, I wanted to let everyone know that my final performance with "School of Rock: The Musical" will take place on Sunday, May 8. I've aged out of the role and so it's time for me to go. While I'm saddened at the thought of not taking the stage as the Freddy I created for the Broadway stage, I find comfort in the fact that it has been an amazing, almost impossible ride over the past year. I'm looking forward to what lies ahead for me. Thank you to everyone for sharing in this experience and for all your support and love over these past 12 months. You've helped make it a more complete experience for me. I've grown physically, for sure, but mostly I've matured into a kid who's fast learning about himself and what he's capable of. And for that, I'm forever grateful. Dante

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Hayden Wall (Soul Doctor) went on for James in School of Rock last night! Here he is before the show:


On as James tonight! 3rd role is a charm.

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




WOMEN WITHOUT MEN Closes, Abigail Dylan Harrison on for Tina in RUTHLESS!, and more!

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Happy Trails to the company of Women Without Men! Congrats on a great run. Shannon, Alexa, and Beatrice–we can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!

Abigail Dylan Harrison is on for Tina Denmark in Ruthless! this Monday, March 28th, at 8pm! Congrats, Abigail!

Get ready for “When I Grow Up” on April 2nd and 4th at the Triad, featuring several of our alumni! Get more information in the pictures below:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Ruthless!, Disaster!, On Your Feet, Fun Home, Matilda, School of Rock, and Waitress!










Best of Broadway 2015, SCHOOL OF ROCK and RUTHLESS! in the news, and more!

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Our Broadway and Off-Broadway shows made a couple of this year’s Best of Theatre lists! In Entertainment Weekly, The King and I is 9th, The Audience is 5th, and Fun Home is 2nd. Time Magazine ranks Lazarus (11th), Finding Neverland (9th), The King and I (4th) among its list. Congratulations, everyone! You can view the full lists at Time.com and EW.com.

The kids of School of Rock and Ruthless! were featured in different articles today! Take a look at the links below.

BB Kids: Bobbi MacKenzie and More Make Broadway Debuts in School of Rock
Westfield girl lights up stage in off-Broadway production of ‘Ruthless!’

Congrats to Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock) who went on for Summer last night – the same night as her birthday!

Congratulations to Maria May (Billy Elliot) who will appear on “What Would You Do?” yet again! Her air date is TBA.

A performance schedule for The Lion King kids is out now! You can view the schedule at Julian Silva’s FB fan page.

Lots of opportunities this month to see our past and current kids in action! Kids from Fun Home, Sound of Music LIVE, and more will perform with This Way 2 Broadway, a showcase after a culmination of workshops, for young actors on Monday night (Dec. 14th) at 6pm at Symphony Space! More details can be found at BroadwayWorld.com. Then on Dec. 18th-19th, kids from Motown and Dream Street will perform in Evergreen at Prospect Theatre Company! Get your tickets at ProspectTheatre.org.

Go behind-the-scenes of Ruthless! and watch Tori Murray prep for the stage by watching the video below:

And here are more pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, School of Rock, King and I, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Matilda, Fun Home, Lazarus, and Dream Street!