Benjamin Luis McCracken Joins MOJADA at the Public Theater, Serena Parrish Joins NOT EVEN THE GOOD THINGS at Theatre Row, and more!

Congratulations to Benjamin Luis McCracken, who has been cast in the Public Theater’s production of Mojada, playing Off-Broadway this summer! See the full announcement on Broadway.com.

Congrats as well to Serena Parrish, who has joined the cast of Not Even The Good Things Off-Broadway at Theatre Row! She appears alongside alum Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie). Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda, Good for Otto) is set to lead the upcoming film “Thomasina”! Find out more on Variety.com.

Radio City Christmas Spectacular is holding an open call for the roles of Ben and Patrick for this year’s production! Get more information on Backstage.com.

Emerson Davis (Once On This Island) has been cast in Porgy & Bess at the Metropolitan Opera! Performances begin in September.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me!




WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Wins Off Broadway Alliance Award for Best New Play, Sarah Charles Lewis in OLIVER! at the Atlanta Lyric Theatre, and more!

What the Constitution Means to Me has picked up the Off Broadway Alliance Award for Best New Play! Get the full list of winners on BroadwayWorld.com.

If you’re in Georgia, be sure to see Sarah Charles Lewis (Tuck Everlasting) in Oliver! at the Atlanta Lyric Theatre! Get tickets HERE.

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







WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME and THE JUNGLE Win Obie Awards, Jack Stewart Joins THE FERRYMAN, and more!

Congratulations to What the Constitution Means to Me and St. Ann’s Warehouse’s The Jungle, which both received Obie Awards last night! Constitution won for Best New American Play, and the cast and creative team of The Jungle, including Vera Gurpinar and Annika Mehta, received a Special Citation! Check out the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

Congrats to Jack Stewart, the newest Bobby Carney in The Ferryman!

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





Photo Credit: Time Out New York / Ben Delfont







Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced, Kaylin Hedges and Julia Morgan to Play Matilda at Random Farms Kids’ Theater, and more!

Congratulations to The Ferryman, All My Sons, and Beetlejuice on winning Outer Critics Circle Awards today! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

  • Outstanding New Broadway Play – The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Revival of a Play (Broadway or Off-Broadway) – All My Sons
  • Outstanding Director of a Play (The Lucille Lortel Award) – Sam Mendes for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Scenic Design (Play or Musical) – David Korins for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Benjamin Walker for All My Sons

This summer, you can see Kaylin Hedges (Kris Kringle: The Musical) and Julia Morgan (Anastasia) playing the title role in Matilda with Random Farms Kids’ Theater! Julia is in Cast B and Kaylin is in Cast D. Get tickets HERE!

Nirvaan Pal (School of Rock) is performing in Camp Rolling Hills in Hoboken, NJ, this month!

Check out cast members from Dear Evan Hansen performing at Stars in the Alley!

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) teaches her mom a new dance move ahead of the “Dance Moms” season premiere in this video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dear Evan Hansen, Stars in the Alley, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!


Photo Credit: Audrey Lang

Photo Credit: Audrey Lang

Photo Credit: Audrey Lang

Photo Credit: Audrey Lang

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES Begins Previews, THE PAIN OF MY BELLIGERENCE Closes, Zoe Glick Departs FROZEN, and more!

Happy Mother’s Day from all of us at Young Broadway! Special shout-out to the moms of the incredible kids we’ve seen grace several Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. We salute you for the sacrifices you make for your child to pursue their passions!

Happy first preview to The Secret Life of Bees at Atlantic Theater Company! Break a leg!

Happy Trails to the company of The Pain of My Belligerence at Playwrights Horizons! Congrats on a great run!

Happy Trails as well to Zoe Glick, who plays her final performance as Young Anna in Frozen today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you, Zoe!

Get your tickets to see Morgan Billings Smith (The Sound of Music) in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee in Connecticut!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Ferryman, What the Constitution Means to Me, The Pain of My Belligerence, The Secret Life of Bees, Waitress, and The Lion King!


Photo Credit: Emilio Madrid-Kuser

Photo Credit: Emilio Madrid-Kuser




Sophia Anne Caruso Talks to Broadway Direct About BEETLEJUICE, Ruth Righi Releases New Single “Curls,” and more!

Sophia Anne Caruso talked with Broadway Direct about what it’s like to play Lydia in Beetlejuice!

Ruth Righi (Really Rosie, School of Rock) has a brand new single out called “Curls”! Listen here:

Check out this new preview for “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda)!


You can see Dasha Dakkuri (The Net Will Appear) and Eila Francis (Dream Street) in Fiddler on the Roof at Burgdoorf Center, now through May 18th! Get tickets at TheStrollers.org.

Sophie Knapp (Once, Dream Street, A Little Princess) is working on a feature film this week in Budapest!

And here are pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Beetlejuice, and Frozen!





Michael Quinton McArthur’s Birthday, THE FERRYMAN and WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Receive New York Drama Critics’ Circle Awards, and more!

Happy belated birthday to Michael Quinton McArthur (The Ferryman)! We hope you had a great day yesterday, Michael!

Congratulations to The Ferryman and What the Constitution Means to Me, which received New York Drama Critics’ Circle Awards! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

Tonight, Noa Solorio (Gettin’ The Band Back Together) will perform at 54 Below alongside other actors who made their Broadway debuts in the 2018-2019 season! Get more details HERE.

All My Sons has extended its run! Find out more on Broadway.com.

In case you missed it, here’s Jacob Morrell (Shadowlands) guest starring on “Saturday Night Live” alongside Kristen Wiig, Jimmy Fallon, Adam Sandler, Shawn Mendes, and more!

Amaris Sanchez (On Your Feet) has been cast in Miracle the Musical in Chicago, beginning May 8th! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Waitress, and The Ferryman!





Happy Birthday to Jesus Del Orden, Jaden Jordan on “New Amsterdam,” and more!

Happy Birthday to Jesus Del Orden (The Lion King)! We hope you had a great day!

Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) will perform at Stars in the Alley next Friday! Get more info about the event HERE!

Read about how Jackson Arevalo (The Ferryman) made his Broadway debut HERE!

Catch Broadway alumni Mehret Marsh (The Lion King), Bonale Fambrini (The King and I), and more in Shine Theatre Arts Project’s “Sunday Funday” cabaret at Green Room 42 on May 5th! Get tickets HERE.

“Mixed-ish,” a spinoff of “Black-ish” with alum Arica Himmel (The Layover), has been picked up by ABC! Get more info about the series HERE!

Congrats to alum Jaden Jordan (Kinky Boots), who guest starred on this week’s episode of “New Amsterdam”! Check out some stills from the episode below!

Watch Kayla Mak‘s (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) full performance from the Divisional Finals on “World of Dance” below!

And check out these pictures from the kids of What the Constitutiton Means to Me and Waitress!



Tony Award Nominations Announced, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Extends Run, and more!

The 2019 Tony Award nominations were announced this morning! See below for a list of our featured shows’ nominations, and take a look at the full list on BroadwayWorld.com!

  • Best Play – The Ferryman
  • Best Play – What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Best Musical – Beetlejuice
  • Best Revival of a Play – Arthur Miller’s All My Sons
  • Best Book of a Musical – Scott Brown & Anthony King for Beetlejuice
  • Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre – Eddie Perfect for Beetlejuice
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play – Paddy Considine for The Ferryman
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play – Annette Bening for Arthur Miller’s All My Sons
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play – Laura Donnelly for The Ferryman
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play – Heidi Schreck for What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical – Alex Brightman for Beetlejuice
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play – Benjamin Walker for Arthur Miller’s All My Sons
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Fionnula Flanagan for The Ferryman
  • Best Scenic Design of a Play – Rob Howell for The Ferryman
  • Best Scenic Design of a Musical – David Korins for Beetlejuice
  • Best Costume Design of a Play – Rob Howell for The Ferryman
  • Best Costume Design of a Musical – William Ivey Long for Beetlejuice
  • Best Lighting Design of a Play – Peter Mumford for The Ferryman
  • Best Lighting Design of a Musical – Kenneth Posner & Peter Nigrini for Beetlejuice
  • Best Sound Design of a Play – Nick Powell for The Ferryman
  • Best Sound Design of a Musical – Peter Hylenski for Beetlejuice
  • Best Direction of a Play – Sam Mendes for The Ferryman

What the Constitution Means to Me has extended its run through August 24th! Find out more on BroadwayWorld.com.

Get a glimpse of “Beautiful Sound” from Beetlejuice with this 360 video from NBC Nightly News!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, All My Sons, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!