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!
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!
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!
Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) will appear in the third season of “Stranger Things,” arriving tomorrow on Netflix! The show also stars alumni Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience).
Congrats to Waitress, which recently became the longest-running show at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.
The upcoming Broadway production of Betrayal is holding an Equity Principal Audition for girls around age 4! Get audition information HERE and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer HERE.
Will Meyers (Generation Me) has been cast in Scotland, PA Off-Broadway! Get more details on Broadway.com.
Here’s the trailer for Mojada at the Public Theater!
ABC recently announced the season premiere date for “Single Parents” and the series premiere date for “Mixed-ish”! Season 2 of “Single Parents,” which features alumni Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) and Tyler Wladis (A Christmas Story Live), will premiere on September 25th. The first season of “Mixed-ish,” with alum Arica Himmel (The Layover), will premiere on September 24th!
Congratulations to Broadway alum Emma Rowley (Gypsy, Bye Bye Birdie), who got engaged earlier this week!
The final trailer for season 3 of “Stranger Things” (with Broadway alumni Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, and Sadie Sink) is here! Watch below and be sure to watch it when it arrives on Netflix on July 4th.
Congratulations to Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen understudy) who just played his first performance as Evan Hansen! Watch his curtain call below.
Tess Murphy and Everleigh Primrose (Waitress) had a tea party with their co-star Shoshana Bean at The Plaza Hotel! Watch the adorable video below.
Maxwell Vice (Runaways) was highlighted by Tumblr this month for his work on Ice Vice Magazine (a magazine he founded!). You can see the full video below.
Broadway World has lots of pictures from the most recent Early Night Show starring Joshua Turchin (The Pill)! Check them out HERE.
And here are more pictures from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, The Secret Life of Bees, Waitress, and What the Constitution Means to Me!
Recently I have been invited to two graduations to give some words of inspiration to middle school students! I enjoy the way their faces light up when they hear that I started with a 65 GPA. I am beginning to find my purpose! pic.twitter.com/8CC2uboI1H
Matilda Lawler will play her final performance of The Ferryman this Sunday to film a movie! Bella May Mordus will take over the role of Honor Carney for the remainder of the show’s run. Also, happy trails to Annie Scarfuto, who played her final performance as Bobby Carney over the weekend!
Congratulations to The Lion King, which plays its 9000th performance tonight! Fun fact: did you know that 109 kids have played Young Simba and Young Nala in the Broadway production’s 20+ year history?
Bruce Yang, whose son Timothy Yang made his Broadway debut in The King and I, passed away unexpectedly. If you wish to donate, please do so HERE.
Congratulations to Dear Evan Hansen, which won BroadwayWorld’s Theatre Fans Choice Award for Best Long-Running Broadway Show! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.
Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin (The Miracle Worker), who made her Broadway debut in 2010 at age 13, will present at the Tony Awards on Sunday! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.
Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) will reprise the title role of Matilda, which she played on Broadway, at The Muny! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.
Watch Abigail Murphy (Dream Street) perform a cover of “Shallow” from A Star Is Born!
Congrats to Kevin Tellez (On Your Feet), who will appear in the In The Heights movie next summer!
YBAN founder Lindsay hung out with the kids of Once On This Island, Matilda, and more at (YOUNG) this weekend! Check out photos below:
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