Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian Featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21, Matilda Lawler Guest Stars on “Evil,” and more!

Happy Halloween! Have a safe, fun, and spooky night!

Thursday Williams (What the Constitution Means to Me) and Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) are featured in Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21!

Congrats to Matilda Lawler (The Ferryman), who guest starred on last week’s episode of “Evil” on CBS, alongside her former The Ferryman co-star Brooklyn Shuck, who is a series regular!

Kids’ Night on Broadway will return in 2020! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Isabella Iannelli (The Rose Tattoo) danced on “Strahan Sara & Keke” today! Here’s a clip:

The cast of Beetlejuice spread Halloween cheer on today’s episode of “The View”!

Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) will appear in the next season of Netflix’s “Atypical,” which arrives November 1st! Check out Niles’s full interview here:

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Find out how Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) gets into character on Playbill.com, then watch a brand new episode of “Behind the Stripes,” his Broadway.com vlog!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of for all the women who thought they were Mad, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Beetlejuice, The Rose Tattoo, The Lion King, and Waitress!










THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES Closes at Atlantic Theater Company, ONE GIANT LEAP Reading with Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams Tonight, and more!

Happy Trails to Elizabeth Teeter, alum Brett Gray, and the company of The Secret Life of Bees, which played its final performance at Atlantic Theater Company today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

Tonight is the reading of One Giant Leap, featuring Rosdely Ciprian and Thursday Williams of What the Constitution Means to Me! Watch the livestream HERE. Also, full video from the episode of “Google Talks” featuring What the Constitution Means to Me will arrive soon!

YBAN founder Lindsay had a wonderful time seeing Hannah Nordberg (Little Miss Sunshine) in Once Upon A Mattress on Friday night! You can catch Hannah recurring on this season of HBO’s “Euphoria,” and her next episode is airing tonight!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) will perform in Atlantic City next week as part of Broadway on the Boardwalk, at 8pm at Kennedy Plaza! Get more details HERE. And check out videos of Sophia performing “Say My Name” and “Dead Mom” at Broadway in Bryant Park below:

“Now & Then,” presented by Growing Up Broadway, took place last night at 54 Below! Video to come. Get more details on 54Below.com.

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










First Look at WEST SIDE STORY Film Remake, Online Submissions Open for TINA on Broadway, and more!

Check out this first photo look at the upcoming “West Side Story” film remake!

The Broadway production of Tina is taking online submissions for the role of Young Anna Mae Bullock (a.k.a. Young Tina Turner)! Get info HERE.

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) gave a sneak peek of “The Lion King” live-action film at last night’s ARDYs!

If you’re in the Woodlands, TX, area, go see Levi Smith (A Bronx Tale) in Sweeney Todd this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

Caroline Basu (School of Rock), Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Miranda Jo DeMott (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle The Musical), Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), and Mikey Sohn (School of Rock) will perform at the next “A Time To Shine” cabaret on June 23rd!

Here’s your first look at “Family Reunion” with Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), arriving on Netflix on July 10th!

Broadway and Off-Broadway alumni Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Emerson Davis (Once On This Island), Sway Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess), Eve Johnson (The Net Will Appear), Sofia Pellegrino (Dream Street), and Annika Mehta (The Jungle) have been cast in Kids of the Arts’ production of A Little Princess, playing this summer in NYC! Alumni Raquel Wallace (Dream Street) and Maya Jade Frank (Evita, Mary Poppins, A Little Princess) have also joined the production team. Get tickets HERE.

Congratulations to Timothy TV Cao (Matilda), who will be a trainee with the Kansas City Ballet II Company during the 2019-2020 season!

Andrew Barth Feldman’s Birthday, Haven Alexander and Aliya “Jo” Ramey to Join THE LION KING, and more!

Happy birthday to Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen)! We hope you had a great day!

Please welcome Haven Alexander and Aliya “Jo” Ramey to The Lion King! They will both make their Broadway debuts in the show this week.

The Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nominees have been announced! Check out the full list on Broadway.com. You have until Sunday to cast your vote!

  • Favorite New Musical – Beetlejuice
  • Favorite New Play – The Ferryman
  • Favorite Play Revival – All My Sons
  • Favorite Long-Running Show – Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Long-Running Show – Waitress
  • Favorite Tour – Anastasia, currently starring Broadway alum Delilah Rose Pellow
  • Favorite Leading Actor in a Musical – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Musical – Sophia Anne Caruso for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Leading Actor in a Play – Paddy Considine for The Ferryman
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Play – Annette Bening for All My Sons
  • Favorite Leading Actress in a Play – Laura Donnelly for The Ferryman
  • Favorite Featured Actress in a Musical – Kerry Butler for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Featured Actress in a Play – Jenni Barber for All My Sons
  • Favorite Funny Performance – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Funny Performance – Leslie Kritzer for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Breakthrough Performance (Female) – Sophia Anne Caruso for Beetlejuice
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Alex Boniello for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Gavin Creel for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Andrew Barth Feldman for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Jeremy Jordan for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Male) – Sky Lakota-Lynch for Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Replacement (Female) – Shoshana Bean for Waitress
  • Favorite Replacement (Female) – Mallory Bechtel for Dear Evan Hansen

The upcoming West Side Story movie remake now has a release date! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Thursday Williams chatted with NBC New York about What the Constitution Means to Me! Watch HERE.

Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) is appearing in a commercial for Friendly’s!

Tina is holding an open call for the role of Young Tina Turner! Check out this flyer for details:

Congratulations to “After Forever,” featuring Finn Douglas (The Costume [Inner Voices], Radio City Christmas Spectacular), which won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Digital Drama Series!

Laurissa Romain (South Pacific) has been cast in the upcoming film “Son of the South”!

And check out this photo of celebrities visiting What the Constitution Means to Me!

Photo Credit: People Magazine

THE LION KING and FROZEN to Hold Open Calls in Chicago and Los Angeles, BEETLEJUICE Production Photos, and more!

Disney is holding open calls for kids for The Lion King and Frozen in Chicago and Los Angeles! Get more information HERE.

Check out production photos from Beetlejuice on Broadway.com!

Happy Halloween from Young Broadway Actor News! Have fun and be safe tonight, and check out these Halloween pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman, The Hard Problem, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The Lion King, and more!

Photo Credit: Rika Nishikawa
















Fina Strazza to Perform in SNOW CHILD Concert, Trailer for “Pet Sematary” with Jete Laurence, and more!

Fina Strazza (Animal, Matilda) will star in a concert of Snow Child, which she performed in at Arena Stage, on November 17th! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out the trailer for “Pet Sematary,” with Jete Laurence (Number the Stars), on Deadline.com!

Ella Dane Morgan (Waitress) filmed a commercial for SEFCU, and it is now airing!

In honor of International Day of the Girl, Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street) and Chloé Bryan (School of Rock) appear in this music video to launch Michelle Obama’s Global Girls Alliance!

Gianna Harris (School of Rock), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Diego Lucano (Pedro Pan, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), and Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables) will sing at Gospel to Broadway on October 14th! Get tickets HERE.

Nico Bustamante (A Room of My Own) appears in this video from Nickelodeon to show you how to DIY a SpongeBob costume!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Frozen, School of Rock, The Lion King, and Once On This Island!











GETTIN’ THE BAND BACK TOGETHER Sets Closing Date, Pictures from FROZEN, and more!

You have until September 16th to rock out with Gettin’ The Band Back Together! Go see the show before it closes if you can!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, The Lion King, School of Rock, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!










Delilah Rose Pellow’s Birthday, Katie Grober on The Today Show with Jason Mraz, and more!

Happy birthday to Delilah Rose Pellow (Anastasia)! We hope you had a great day, Delilah!

Watch Katie Grober (Waitress) perform “Have It All” with Jason Mraz on The Today Show, and then check out Katie and her sister Winnie joining Jason Mraz on stage for his performance of “Remedy”!

“Slender Man,” with Taylor Richardson (Smokefall, Annie, A Christmas Memory), is out now!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Mary Page Marlowe, School of Rock, Frozen, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, The Lion King, Waitress, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

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Oona Laurence, Sophia Gennusa, and Bailey Ryon to Join the Shapiro Sisters at The Green Room 42, Pictures from ANASTASIA, and more!

Oona Laurence (Matilda), Sophia Gennusa (Camp Rolling Hills, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda), and Bailey Ryon (Matilda) will join the Shapiro Sisters at their concert at The Green Room 42 this Friday! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Anastasia, Frozen, Once On This Island, School of Rock, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, and more!

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Tony Awards List of Winners and Coverage, Free RUNAWAYS Performance Tomorrow, and more!

Congratulations to Once On This Island and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on their wins at last night’s Tony Awards! View the entire list on NYTimes.com.

If you missed the Tonys last night, or just want to watch it again, you can check out the full ceremony via CBS.com; find out more on BroadwayWorld!

Here’s the cast of Once On This Island performing:

We also have the full performance from Mean Girls, with alum Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime)!

Here’s the company of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child accepting their Tony Award for Best Play:

And here’s Once On This Island accepting Best Revival of a Musical!

Tomorrow, Runaways will present a free performance at the Delacorte Theater, courtesy of The Public Theater! You can get information about tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, Frozen, School of Rock, and more, including lots of Tony-related photos!

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