OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME, and THE INHERITANCE on “Best Theater of 2019” Lists, “Never Rarely Sometimes Always” Trailer with Talia Ryder, and more!

Our Dear Dead Drug Lord is among RE: theatre’s Best Shows of 2019!

What the Constitution Means to Me and The Inheritance both made it onto Broadway.com’s Best Shows of the Year!

Here’s the trailer for “Never Rarely Sometimes Always,” a new film with Talia Ryder (Matilda)!

The full conversation with Andrew Barth Feldman and Dear Evan Hansen producer Stacey Mindich from 92Y is now available!

Ryan Buggle (The Inheritance) has collaborated with Jake Nothing to design a shirt, hoodie, and sweatshirt! Check them out at JakeNothing.com.

Antonio Watson (Tina) and his family spoke with TAP into Union!

The lineup for “From Dreams to Broadway,” set to take place at The Green Room 42 on March 7th, will feature alumni Paul Luke Bonenfant (School of Rock), Bonale Fambrini (Radio City Christmas Spectacular, The King and I), Carly Gendell (School of Rock), Diego Lucano (Pedro Pan, Peace, Love and Cupcakes, School of Rock), Merin McCallum (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills), Ayla Schwartz (Frozen), Blake Devin Sheridan (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), Eli Tokash (Finding Neverland, Pippin), and Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill)! Get more details:

And check out this clip of “No Way” from Beetlejuice!

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Makayla Joy Connolly Featured in The Times of Huntington-Northport, Ava Briglia Voices Sneak Peek of “Diana: Princess of the Amazons” Graphic Novel, and more!

Makayla Joy Connolly (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) chatted with The Times of Huntington-Northport!

Ava Briglia (Anatomy of a Suicide, The Ferryman, School of Rock, Matilda) is the voice of this sneak peek of DC Comics’ newest graphic novel, Diana: Princess of the Amazons!

Check out this article about how Presley Ryan’s TikToks have turned Beetlejuice into one of Broadway’s hottest shows!

Make Believe, which played Off-Broadway earlier this year at Second Stage Theater, is among The Wrap’s 10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2019!

What the Constitution Means to Me and the Hollywood Bowl’s production of Into the Woods, with Broadway alum Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla: Queen of the Desert) as Jack, are among the Los Angeles Times’ Best Theater of 2019!

And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Carol, Dear Evan Hansen, and Frozen!




Winter Donnelly Joins OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, Robert Montano and Eric Sebek to Perform at Broadway Sessions, and more!

Congratulations to Winter Donnelly (Frozen), who has joined the cast of Our Dear Dead Drug Lord Off-Broadway!

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) and Eric Sebek (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will perform at Broadway Sessions this Thursday night!

Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King) will appear alongside the many previously announced alumni in “John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch”! Here’s a new promo:

A Christmas Carol has broken box office records at the Lyceum Theatre! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com. Also, check out the NBC Nightly News segment about Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan!

Check out pictures of Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) recording for Carols For A Cure on BroadwayWorld.com, and check out a peek at the track here:

Check out pictures of Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) teaching an audition master class with A Class Act NY!

Beetlejuice, Betrayal, and What the Constitution Means to Me are included in Entertainment Weekly’s Best Stage Shows of 2019 list!

Fun Home, The Scottsboro Boys, and The Piano Lesson are among The Hollywood Reporter’s Best New York Theater of the Decade!

Layla Capers (The Lion King) and Antonio Watson (Tina) performed with Spotlight Kidz before the 5pm performance of Radio City Christmas Spectacular yesterday! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Julia Nightingale (Generation Me) has been cast The 8th at The Secret Theatre from January 7-18 in Long Island City! Get tickets HERE.

Yesterday was The Actors Fund presentation of Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol with Finn Douglas (The Costume [Inner Voices], Radio City Christmas Spectacular)!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice and the recent Pillows for Paws event with Cabaret for a Cause!

Andrew Barth Feldman to Depart DEAR EVAN HANSEN in January, FORBIDDEN BROADWAY to Move to the York Theatre Company, and more!

Andrew Barth Feldman will play his final performance of Dear Evan Hansen on January 26th. Go see him before then if you can!

Forbidden Broadway will move to the York Theatre Company! Get more details HERE.

What the Constitution Means to Me and The Inheritance made Time’s Best Theater Performances of 2019 list, while Make Believe was included on The New York Times’s Best Theater of 2019 list!

Watch Kylie Kuioka (Panama Hattie) sing “Not for the Life of Me” at “Switched!” at 54 Below:

Here’s Joshua Turchin (Forbidden Broadway, The Pill) and Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) singing “Suddenly Seymour” at “Switched!” at 54 Below:

Congrats to Lily Buchanan (The Underlying Chris), who appeared on a recent episode of the TV series “Tricked”!

Earlier this week, Presley Ryan performed “Say My Name” and “Dead Mom” with her Beetlejuice castmates at Broadway Under the Stars, a free event at The Shops at Columbus Circle!

YBAN has created a playlist of holiday songs from musicals like Elf and A Christmas Story, tracks from “Carols for a Cure” and “The Holiday Star Experience,” and singles/EPs released by the kids of Broadway and Off-Broadway! We’ll be updating it throughout the season. Give a listen HERE!

“Sunny Side Up,” with Nia Sioux (Trip of Love), has arrived on Brat TV!

Congrats to Dayton Tavares (Billy Elliot), who has been cast in Magic Mike Live, which will open in Melbourne in May 2020 and then tour through Australia!

Here’s a sneak peek of Suri Marrero (Frozen) in “John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch”!

The Seattle run of Mrs. Doubtfire has extended through January 4th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Emerson Steele (Violet) is producing a show at 54 Below called “I Am Woman”! It will take place on February 23rd. Get tickets HERE!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) is on the cover of Visual Tales Magazine!

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The newest episode of the podcast “Little Known Facts” features Ella Rubin (The Rose Tattoo)! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Here’s a peek at “Clifford the Big Red Dog,” with alum Jenna Weir (Frozen), coming to Amazon Prime on December 6th and PBS Kids on December 7th!

Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet) sang the National Anthem for a recent Knicks game over the weekend!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, A Christmas Carol, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!






Gloria Manning Joins “Youth from the Broadway Community” Lineup; Current and Former WAITRESS Kids Added to (YOUNG); and more!

We were disappointed to hear about Lara Spencer’s disparaging remarks toward boys who dance on “Good Morning America” today. #BoysDanceToo, and we are proud to count so many incredible young dancers among the ranks of our alumni and currently featured kids, not to mention all the boys out there aspiring to Broadway dreams! We support all of you and hope you continue to follow those dreams.

Gloria Manning (Tina, The Lion King) has been added to the “Youth from the Broadway Community” concert, happening tomorrow!

Alumni London Skye Gilliam (Waitress) and Katie Grober (Waitress) and current Broadway kid Delaney Quinn (Waitress) have all been added to the lineup for the next (YOUNG) concert, happening August 25th at The Green Room 42! Get tickets HERE.

And check out these pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Frozen, and The Lion King!







MAKE BELIEVE Extends Off-Broadway Run, Andy Walken Cast in “We Can Be Heroes,” and more!

Make Believe has extended its run Off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater! You have one extra week to catch the show. Get more details on Playbill.com!

Andy Walken (A Christmas Story Live) has been cast in the upcoming Netflix superhero movie “We Can Be Heroes”! Find out more from The Hollywood Reporter.

Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Caroline, Or Change is holding an EPA! Get audition information HERE and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE.

In other upcoming audition news, The Music Man is holding an open casting call in Los Angeles for the role of Tommy Djilas! Get all the details on BroadwayWorld.com.

A stage adaptation of “The Shining” is in the works! Find out more on Broadway.com.

Abigail Shapiro (How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Liberty) and Milly Shapiro (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda) will play The Green Room 42 on September 8th! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com.

Keaton Tetlow (Lisa and Leonardo) is modeling a Halloween costume for the character Duke Caboom from “Toy Story 4”!

And here are pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, from when they appeared in the reading of One Giant Leap last month!

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Holding Open Casting Call, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME to be Filmed, and more!

A Christmas Carol is holding an open casting call seeking child performers with disabilities for the role of Tiny Tim!

What the Constitution Means to Me will be filmed for future release! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Mehret Marsh (Tina, The Lion King) will perform with Shine Theatre Arts Project this Saturday in NYC!

Presley Ryan (Beetlejuice) goes to a voice lesson with Ellyn Marie Marsh in this episode of “Broadway Sandwich”!

Audrey Bennett (Frozen, Amelie) has booked a TV gig!

The new Netflix sitcom “Team Kaylie,” featuring Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), will arrive on Netflix on September 23rd!

Congrats to Kenneth Aikens (The Lion King), who guest starred on last night’s episode of “Pose”!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

MOJADA Closes at the Public Theater, Everleigh Rottuno and Tess Murphy Depart WAITRESS, and more!

Happy Trails to Benjamin Luis McCracken and the company of Mojada, which finished its run at the Public Theater today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Benjamin!

Happy Trails to Everleigh Rottuno and Tess Murphy, who played their final performances as Lulu in Waitress yesterday and today, respectively. We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!) has been cast in a guest-starring role on a TV series! More details to come.

You can see alum Victoria Csatay (Peace, Love and Cupcakes) in The Tap Dance Kid at NJPAC! Watch her chat with PIX11 about the production HERE.

School of Rock alumni Jordan Cole, Hudson Loverro (A Bronx Tale, Assassins), Ellie Kim (Dream Street), Matthew Jost, Layla Capers, Sami Bray (1984), and Arianna Pereira are taking part in “GR42 Sings Andrew Lloyd Webber” this September! Get tickets HERE.

Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle The Musical) and Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) sang new music by Josh Franklin at The Green Room 42 last night! Video to come. Get more details HERE.

Kenneth Aikens (The Lion King) has booked a voiceover gig!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Make Believe, Waitress, Frozen, and What the Constitution Means to Me!









Robert Montano at Grammy Camp in Los Angeles, Pictures from FROZEN, and more!

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) spent a week in Los Angeles at Grammy Camp to learn from industry professionals! Find out more from Spectrum News 1.

 

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, Waitress, What the Constitution Means to Me, Make Believe, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and The Lion King!

















NOT EVEN THE GOOD THINGS Opens Off-Broadway, WAITRESS to Close on Broadway in January 2020, and more!

Happy Opening to Serena Parrish and the company of Not Even The Good Things Off-Broadway! Break a leg, everyone!

Waitress has announced a closing date in January 2020. Go see it on Broadway before then! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Congratulations to our alumni whose projects were nominated for Emmy Awards this morning! “This Is Us,” with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho); “Russian Doll,” with Brooke Timber (Ballyturk); “Fosse/Verdon,” with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street); and the “Sesame Street” special “When You Wish Upon A Pickle,” with Madeleine Pace (The Hard Problem, Once), were all nominated. Get the full list on Variety.com.

Isabella Russo (School of Rock, The Mother of Invention) has been cast in The Underlying Chris, playing Off-Broadway at Second Stage Theater! Get more details on Playbill.com.

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) attended an advanced screening of the new “The Lion King” film! Check out pictures on BroadwayWorld.com.

Sophia Anne Caruso will perform with her Beetlejuice castmates at Broadway in Bryant Park this week! Cast members from Waitress are also set to perform. Get the full lineup on Playbill.com!

Get your tickets HERE for “Now & Then,” happening this week at 54 Below and featuring kids from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Billy Elliot, and more!

Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King) has released a new single! Go check out “Skin I’m In”!

Tonight, “Dance Moms” airs a new episode with alum GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) and future Radio City Christmas Spectacular ballerina Elliana Walmsley! Check out the group dance from last week and Elliana’s solo:

And check out this picture from the cast of What the Constitution Means to Me when they stopped by Google Talks!