Ryan Buggle’s Birthday, Gabriel Amoroso and Malcolm Fuller to Join HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Ryan Buggle (The Inheritance)! We hope you had a great day, Ryan!

Congratulations to Gabriel Amoroso (currently appearing in Medea at BAM) and Malcolm Fuller, who will both make their Broadway debuts in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child this spring!

Here’s the trailer for the new animated feature “Ne Zha,” with Jordan Cole (School of Rock), now playing in select theaters!

Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay got to hang out with alum Victoria Collett (Waitress), along with her sister Francesca and mom Michele, at Bibble & Sip last week!

Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) has joined Andrew Barth Feldman’s (Dear Evan Hansen) “SW: A New(sical) Hope,” happening at 54 Below this Sunday! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Kimber Tai Monroe (South Pacific) appeared in a Super Bowl commercial with “Queer Eye” star Jonathan Van Ness! Watch below:

You could win $5 tickets to see Unknown Soldier at Playwrights Horizons! Get more information:

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Ryder Koehle (The Ferryman) modeled for Little Me!

Chinua Baraka Payne (Caroline, Or Change) is the new voice for Lil Dez in a video for Nike!

“Never Rarely Sometimes Always,” a new film with Talia Ryder (Matilda), will arrive in theaters on March 13th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Forbidden Broadway, Beetlejuice, BroadwayCon 2020, Frozen, Medea, The Inheritance, Tina, and Sing Street!

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YBAN at THE LION KING, “Songs for the World” Benefits the Brazil Foundation Tonight, and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw The Lion King earlier this week, with Layla Capers as Young Nala and Bryan Holden Chan as Young Simba, and they were fantastic! Huge thanks for the backstage tour!

Tonight, “Songs for the World” will benefit the Brazil Foundation at 54 Below, with kids from School of Rock, Once, and more! Get more details HERE.

Before his final performance in Dear Evan Hansen, Andrew Barth Feldman made one last vlog! Watch it below and check out photos from Andrew’s final bow on BroadwayWorld.com.

Coming up this spring, Andrew Barth Feldman will honor the life of his mother (who passed away last August) on May 31st with a special concert. Get more details on Playbill.com.

Check out pictures of Sing Street and Mrs. Doubtfire performing at BroadwayCon’s First Look concert on BroadwayWorld.com!

Suri Chen (Miss Saigon) modeled for The Children’s Place!

Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies, Marvin’s Room) guest-starred on a recent episode of “The Magicians” on SyFy!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Forbidden Broadway, Sing Street, Dear Evan Hansen, Beetlejuice, Medea, The Lion King, and more, including lots of photos from BroadwayCon!







Andrew Barth Feldman Departs DEAR EVAN HANSEN, SING STREET Closes Off-Broadway, and more!

Happy Trails to Andrew Barth Feldman, who played his final performance as the title role in Dear Evan Hansen tonight!

Happy Trails as well to Max William Bartos, alum Sam Poon (Runaways, Macbeth, The King and I), and the company of Sing Street, which closes its Off-Broadway run at New York Theatre Workshop tonight! Catch it on Broadway this spring!

Today was the last day of BroadwayCon, and these Broadway and Off-Broadway kids and alumni were in attendance:

Kids from Waitress, School of Rock, and more are singing at The Green Room 42 tonight to benefit Australia! Get more details HERE.

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





Pictures from the Kids of RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY, and more!

Check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Rose Tattoo, Mrs. Doubtfire, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, A Christmas Carol, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Forbidden Broadway, Tina, and Frozen, including lots from Thanksgiving celebrations!









“Just Roll With It” with Ramon Reed Picked Up for Second Season, Raigan Newton to Make Broadway Debut in WAITRESS, and more!

Congrats to Ramon Reed (The Lion King), whose Disney Channel show “Just Roll With It” has been picked up for a second season! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Raigan Newton will make her Broadway debut as Lulu in Waitress! Congrats, Raigan!

Today, “Hustlers” arrives in theaters featuring Scarlett Sher (Waitress)! See it if you can!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) and Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will be at the autograph table at this year’s BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market, and Beetlejuice, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress will all have tables there! Get more details about the event on Playbill.com.

Kids from School of Rock and more are singing Andrew Lloyd Webber’s music at The Green Room 42 tonight! Get tickets HERE.

Watch the Abby Lee Dance Company perform their group routine “Body & Soul,” with alum GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Rose Tattoo, Tina, and Waitress!





WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Closes on Broadway, Alumni Added to “54 Sings Jonas Brothers,” and more!

Happy Trails to Rosdely Ciprian, Thursday Williams, and What the Constitution Means to Me, which played its final Broadway performance today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) and Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will be among the cast of the upcoming concert of the Jonas Brothers’ music, set to take place at 54 Below on September 8th! Get tickets HERE.

You can see Hayden Bercy (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) in the Off-Off-Broadway production of Ludwig and Bertie this fall!

“After the Wedding,” with Tre Ryder (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), is in theaters now!

Congrats to the cast of The Perfect Fit, starring and written by lots of alumni, on a great run in the Rave Theater Festival!

And check out these pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me!





TINA–THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Casting Announced, Zoe Wilson in OF THE SEA at Access Theater, and more!

Gloria Manning (The Lion King tour), Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Jayden Theophile, and Antonio Watson (This Ain’t No Disco) have joined the cast of Tina–The Tina Turner Musical! Get more details on Broadway.com.

This weekend, you can catch Zoe Wilson (The Pill, Eco Village, Play Like a Winner, Three Days to See) in Of the Sea at the Access Theater in NYC! Get tickets HERE.

YBAN founder Lindsay had a great time meeting up with Katie Grober (Waitress) and her family in California!

Watch GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) perform a duet together and dance in the group routine from last week’s episode of “Dance Moms” below, and catch the show’s newest episode tonight!

Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda) modeled for Design Scene!

Ian Saraceni (The King and I, Matilda) has been added to the cast of Joshua Turchin’s musical The Perfect Fit!

And check out this picture from the kids of Waitress!

Shows Cancelled Due to Midtown Blackout, Pictures from CURSED CHILD, and more!

A number of Broadway shows cancelled their performances for this evening due to a blackout in Midtown. Please contact your point of purchase for refunds or exchanges! Get more details on Playbill.com.

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










Gaten Matarazzo Competes on “Celebrity Family Feud,” Performance Videos from “The Early Night Show” and “Switched,” and more!

Broadway alum and “Stranger Things” star Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) recently competed on “Celebrity Family Feud”! The full episode is available on ABC’s app and website. You can check out a sneak peek here:

Check out these videos from “Switched” at 54 Below and “The Early Night Show” at The Green Room 42!

“All Together Now,” a 54 Below concert with kids from School of Rock, Les Miserables, and more, is having a flash sale that ends tonight!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress and Ladyship!

THE FERRYMAN Recoups Investment, Promotional Photos of THE LION KING Film with Shahadi Wright Joseph, and more!

Congrats to The Ferryman, which recouped its investment just before closing!

The film remake of “The Lion King” hits theaters in 11 days! Check out Broadway alum Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) in these new promotional photos:

Videos from the most recent “(YOUNG)” are now up on YouTube! Check them out HERE.

Victoria Collett (Waitress) has been added to Kids of the Arts’ A Little Princess, playing in New York City this August! Get tickets HERE.

Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine) is playing Princess Winnifred in Once Upon A Mattress in Calabasas, CA, from July 19-21! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Ladyship and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!