Four new cast members for this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular have been announced! Congratulations to Tyler Hentz, who will play Patrick, and to Hayden Bercy, Finn Douglas, and Landon Maas, who will all play Ben. Check out a picture of Hayden and Finn below, and watch a video of Landon reacting to finding out he booked Ben HERE!
Former Broadway kids Riley Costello (Everyday Rapture, Bye Bye Birdie, 13) and Heather Tepe (Billy Elliot, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Gypsy) have joined the ensemble of Hairspray Live! Find out more about the cast on Playbill.com.
Congratulations to Nerghiz Sarki (Dream Street), who makes her Broadway debut as Bielke in Fiddler on the Roof! Here she is with her onstage dad Danny Burstein:
Check out video from auditions for the roles of Ben and Patrick in Radio City Christmas Spectacular below–if you look closely, you can catch a bunch of our alumni!
Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street) performed for Vice President Joe Biden, Katie Couric, Bono, and Michael Bloomberg last night at an event with Broadway Youth Ensemble!
“Wishful Whiskers,” a new film featuring Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess), needs your help! Find out more:
And here are videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, School of Rock, and Hairspray Live!
Happy trails to Hayley Feinstein, who played her final performance as Bielke in Fiddler on the Roof yesterday! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Hayley!
Happy trails as well to Tre Jones, who finished his run as Young Simba in The Lion King! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Tre!
Check out our alumni Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards last night!
You can see more coverage of Gaten and Caleb at the Emmys on BuzzFeed.com, and check out their performance of “Uptown Funk” below!
Claire Candela (Once) had the honor of playing guitar and singing for Glen Hansard in Boston! Check out a picture:
Happy Trails to Arica Himmel and the company of The Layover, which closed today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Arica!
Happy Trails to Kyliegh Curran, who played her final performance as Young Nala in The Lion King today. We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Kyliegh!
UPDATE (9/19/16): Shahadi has not left the show just yet!
Finally, happy trails to Shahadi Wright Joseph, who played her final performance as Madison in School of Rock today! She was also an understudy for Tomika. We can’t wait to see you in Hairspray Live and whatever else comes next, Shahadi! Here she is performing “If Only You Would Listen” in Orlando, Florida:
Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies) and Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda) took over BroadwayWorld’s Twitter account today!
Congrats to Josiah Jacoby (Dream Street), who will appear on “Mind of a Murderer” on Investigation Discovery on September 26th! Find out more:
Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) has booked a national commercial! Congratulations, Sophie! Get more information:
Here’s a sneak peek at “Curbside Waltz,” starring Tre Jones (The Lion King) and Olivia Chun (The King and I)!
Cabaret for a Cause performed at 92Y Street Fest today at 3:30pm! Get more information about the performance in their Facebook post:
Here’s Sophia Anne Caruso (Blackbird, Lazarus, Runaways, The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!) singing “Life on Mars” on the Lazarus cast recording!
Here’s Aviva Winick (Matilda) singing “Naughty” at the New York Public Library! (She starts at 1:32.)
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Kinky Boots, School of Rock, The Lion King, On Your Feet, and Falsettos!
Congratulations to Keaton Tetlow and the company of Lisa and Leonardo, which closed tonight, on a great run! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Keaton!
The upcoming Broadway revival of Singin’ in the Rain has been postponed. Get more details on Playbill.com.
The kids of Matilda visited Two Planks Theater Company recently! Read an article about their visit on MonroeCourier.com.
Tonight, catch Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) on Disney Channel’s “Best Friends Whenever” at 8pm! Get more information HERE.
Some of the School of Rock kids will perform at the American Airlines terminal in JFK on Friday afternoon! Also, Ava Della Pietra will be on for Katie this Friday! Get more details HERE.
We’re so proud of Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), who are featured on BuzzFeed for their Netflix show “Stranger Things”! Read the article HERE.
Check out Oona Laurence (Matilda) at the premiere of her latest movie “Bad Moms” on UPI.com!
Here are Mia Sinclair Jenness‘s final performance dates as Little Cosette in Les Miserables!
A photo posted by Mia Sinclair Jenness (@miasinclairjenness) on
Get a sneak peek of The Gold in the video below!
Watch the kids of On Your Feet celebrate a birthday in “Make It Happen,” the first episode of the show’s Broadway.com vlog!
Check out the kids of Cabaret for a Cause, including Zell Steele Morrow (Fun Home) as Aaron Burr, Sophia Gennusa (Doctor Zhivago, Matilda) as Angelica Schuyler, Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) as Eliza Schuyler, and Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) as Peggy Schuyler, performing “The Schuyler Sisters” from Hamilton!
Watch Juli Wesley (Unbroken Circle) and Jon Viktor Corpuz (The King and I, Radio City Christmas Spectacular) sing “What the World Needs Now Is Love” at the Democratic National Convention with Broadway For Orlando!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Tink!, School of Rock, Ruthless!, New York Spectacular, and Kinky Boots!
Happy opening to the company of Missing Gemini! Break a leg to all for tonight’s opening performance!
Break a leg also to the company of A Day by the Sea, which began previews tonight!
Motown has announced a closing date of July 31st. Get more details on Playbill.com.
We have a lot of news about new projects that our alumni and current kids have booked! Congrats to all:
Alphonso Jones II (The Lion King) has booked a feature film.
Maizy Boosin (Camp Rolling Hills) will appear on “Chopped” next month.
Gregory Diaz (You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown) has booked a commercial for American Family Insurance.
Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess) has booked a voiceover for Atlantic Broadband.
Alivia Clark (Little Miss Sunshine, Dream Street) has a new animated series coming in 2017.
Madeleine Pace (Once) will appear in the short film “Hide and Seek”!
Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) has joined the tour of Annie! She’s pictured below with Alyssa Marvin (Number the Stars), who is also joining the tour’s company, and Madisen Johnson, a member of the tour cast.
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