Keep an eye out for something new we are launching on January 2nd!
Falsettos and Runaways were both included on Yes Broadway’s Top 10 Theatre Experiences list! Check it out HERE.
Matildapalooza is coming up soon! It will take place at 54 Below on January 6th, February 3rd, and February 4th, and it will feature the girls who have starred as the title character in Matilda on Broadway. Here they are rehearsing for the event:
Shahadi Wright Joseph’s (Hairspray Live) holiday EP is out now! You can get it on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and cdBaby! Also, NBC released pictures from last night’s broadcast of Hairspray Live and you can view them at Playbill.com. And if you missed the broadcast or want to watch it again, you can watch it in its entirety below as well as watch highlights feat. Shahadi!
Last night NBC gave us a sneak peek at their next live musical Bye Bye Birdie! You can watch the teaser HERE.
Congrats to Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) who performed on both Good Day New York and at the Iridium today! We’re looking for clips from both so stay tuned!
If you visit KidsFootLocker.com, you can catch Meliki Hurd (Matilda) on the front page in a few print ads!
If you missed Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) on “Code Black”, you can watch her full episode at CBS.com!
Sophia Gennusa (Matilda) is doing a few concerts up in Westchester County in NY Dec. 20-22! Get more details here:
Frederick Buford (The City of Conversation), pictured below at left, has joined A Day by the Sea as Athan Sporek (Les Miserables) exits to begin rehearsals for A Bronx Tale. Congrats, Frederick, and happy trails and best of luck, Athan!
Carly Gendell will be on for the role of Summer in School of Rock on October 16th at 1pm and 6pm! Also, she hosted a Periscope today at 4:30pm! Find out more in her Instagram post:
A photo posted by Carly Gendell (@carlygendell) on
“Legends of the Hidden Temple,” which features Isabela Moner (Evita) and Colin Critchley (New York Spring Spectacular, Waiting for Godot, Kinky Boots), will are on Nickelodeon on November 26th at 8pm! Get more details on Vulture.com.
“Shadowhunters,” starring Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), will return with Season 2 on January 2nd, 2017! Get more information on Deadline.com.
Here’s the School of Rock kids performing “Sweet Child O’ Mine” at the Oculus opening at the World Trade Center!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fiddler on the Roof, School of Rock, Hairspray Live, On Your Feet, and Waitress!
Find out what makes Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) scared about growing up and more on Playbill.com!
Once On This Island is aiming for a Broadway revival! Find out more on Playbill.com.
Tre Jones (The Lion King) and Olivia Chun (The King and I) have been cast in the short film “Curbside Waltz”! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) has booked a guest star role on a TV series! Find out more:
Also, Caleb and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) will appear on “The Tonight Show” tomorrow night–find out more on NBC.com. They will also appear at Elsie Fest on September 5th! Get more information about that on Broadway.com.
The Broadway revival of Singin’ in the Rain has been postponed indefinitely. Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Get your tickets for Lyrics for Life now! In addition to the performers we previously announced, it will feature Raquel Wallace (Dream Street), Michael Nigro (The Sound of Music LIVE), Madison Zamor (Dream Street, Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Jete Laurence (Number the Stars), Aimee Laurence (A Little Princess), Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man), Chloe Smith (A Little Princess), Charlotte Wesson (A Little Princess), Isabella Moitoso (A Little Princess), Bobby Becht (Dream Street), Kaitlyn Franck (Dream Street), Alyssa Franck (Dream Street), Zachary Brod (Dream Street, On a Stool at the End of the Bar), Carrie Berk (Camp Rolling Hills), Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street), Erin Haggerty (A Little Princess), Dylan Brod (Dream Street), Ellie Kim (Dream Street), Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Grace Mozitis (Dream Street), Toleeya Napolitano (Dream Street), Megan Trageser (Dream Street), Nicole Wildy (Dream Street), Ireland Horan (A Little Princess), Katherine LaFountain (A Little Princess), Maddox Elliot (Dream Street), Maya Slaughter (Dream Street), Rachel Arianna (Number the Stars), Rachael McVey (Dream Street), Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street), and McKenzie Mullahey (Dream Street). Find out more HERE.
Anastasia has announced that it will begin Broadway performances on March 23, 2017, with an official opening night of April 24, 2017! Get more information on Broadway.com.
Keaton Tetlow (Lisa and Leonardo) will guest star on season 2 of “Outsiders”! Find out more:
Congratulations to swing Paul Luke Bonenfant, who made his School of Rock last night as James!
You have five more weeks to catch Shahadi Wright Joseph (The Lion King) in School of Rock before she departs the show! Get more information in her post:
Also, we have updated our School of Rock page! Check it out HERE.
Read an in-depth look at the emotional impact brought by the Fun Home benefit concert in Orlando on NYTimes.com!
Tori Murray and some of her Ruthless! castmates will be among the performers at Broadway in Bryant Park tomorrow! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.
Ruthless! will close on September 10th. A national tour and cast album are in the works for the show! Get more information on Broadway.com.
Check out more “Stranger Things” press for Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) on Broadly.Vice.com!
Tickets are on sale now for Falsettos! Find out more on Broadway.com.
Newsies will hit movie screens in early 2017! Get more details:
Go backstage at Nia Sioux‘s Trip of Love opening night in the video below!
Watch this video of Jenna Ortega reflecting on her New York Spectacular experience!
Get your tickets now for the Transport Group’s Peter Pan! The concert is next week, and it will feature Zoe Wilson (Three Days to See) as Wendy, Ashton Woerz (Pippin, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) as John, Jeremy T. Villas (Kinky Boots, You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown) as Michael, and Matilda boys Noah Baird, Cole Alex Edelstein, Evan Gray, Meliki Hurd, Ian Saraceni (The King and I), and Gavin Swartz as the Lost Boys! Find out more:
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, Matilda, and Kinky Boots!
Welcome to Young Broadway Actor News! We are the leading news website for Broadway and Off-Broadway kids and teens under 18. Come back and visit soon!
Wanna know how to contribute to the blog? Find out more here!
This website cannot be reproduced without permission from the webmaster. No copyright infringement is ever intended. This is a 100% fansite and has no connection with these young actors, their families, or their managements. If you have a problem with anything on this website, please contact us before taking any further action.