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!
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.
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!
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