Happy belated birthday to Zachary Zwelling (School of Rock) and Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots)! We hope you both had a great day yesterday!
Falsettos aired last night at 9pm on PBS!
Watch Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) cover “Titanium”!
Alumni Peyton Ella (The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), Presley Ryan (Fun Home, The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), and Tahlia Ellie (The Gray Man) will take on the title role in Annie at various regional theaters in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, respectively! Find out more:
Season 2 of “Stranger Things,” with alumni Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (Annie, The Audience), is streaming now!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, Miss Saigon, Occupied Territories, and A Bronx Tale!
Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess), Gregory Diaz IV (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos), Presley Ryan (Fun Home, A Little Princess, The Sound of Music LIVE), Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots), and Nicole Wildy (Really Rosie, Dream Street) will perform in “A Very Merry Unauthorized Children’s Scientology Pageant In Concert” at 54 Below on December 26th! Get more details on 54Below.com.
Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) will appear on the “Saturday Night Live” David S. Pumpkins Halloween Special this Saturday at 11:30pm!
Annabelle Wachtel (School of Rock) will guest star on “Bull” on CBS!
Happy Opening to Ciela Elliott and the company of Occupied Territories! Break a leg, everyone!
Congratulations to Emerson Tate Alexander and Tre Ryder, who join Radio City Christmas Spectacular as Clara and Ben, respectively!
Sami Bray (1984) spoke about her Broadway debut on with WREG Memphis on WREG.com!
Tonight at 9:00pm, She Loves Me airs on PBS! Tune in!
Luca Padovan (Marvin’s Room, School of Rock, Newsies) and Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) will take part in the upcoming concert of The Happiest Millionaire! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.
Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King) and his young “This Is Us” co-stars will be honored at the 2017 Looking Ahead Awards! Find out more on People.com.
Check out these pictures from the set of “Haters Back Off” Season 2, with Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots)!
Casting has been announced for Kris Kringle The Musical, which will play for one day only (two performances) on November 24th! The cast will include Kaylin Hedges, Anthony Rosenthal (Really Rosie, Falsettos), and Jeremy T. Villas (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Kinky Boots). Get more details on Playbill.com!
The cast of the upcoming readings of American Scoreboard: The Trump Administration has also been announced; it is set to include Lilla Crawford (New York Spectacular, Annie, Billy Elliot), Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story), and Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth)! Find out more on Playbill.com.
Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) will host A Class Act NY’s upcoming Showstoppers! Cabaret, which will also feature alumni Carrie Berk (Peace, Love and Cupcakes, Camp Rolling Hills), Swayam Bhatia (Dream Street), Kyla Carter (Number the Stars), Olivia Fanders (A Little Princess, 4:48 Psychosis), Jack Richman (Peace, Love and Cupcakes), and Amanda Swickle (Tink!). Find out more:
Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) appeared on Disney XD’s “Walk The Prank” at 8:30pm tonight!
Check out these new production shots from A Bronx Tale!
Lynn Masako Cheng (The King and I) will guest star on “Kevin Can Wait” on October 9th at 9pm on CBS!
Ryan Buggle (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) appeared on “Law and Order: SVU” this Wednesday night at 9pm on NBC!
Watch Nicole Scimeca and Julia Morgan make balloon animals backstage at Anastasia in the newest episode of the show’s Broadway.com vlog!
Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) appeas in this new commercial for Verizon!
Several of our alumni who are performing in the upcoming #WeHaveAVoice: Broadway Teens concert were interviewed by Broadway Wiz! Read the article, which features Sam Poon (Runaways, The King and I, Macbeth), William Poon (The King and I), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Evita, A Little Princess), Sofia Roma Rubino (School of Rock, Matilda), and others, HERE!
Lucas Schultz (NYMF’s WikiMusical) and Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) have joined the cast of Bring Back Birdie in concert at 54 Below! Find out more HERE.
Ron Harris, whose daughter is Gianna Harris (School of Rock), will host a workshop for parents about navigating the business on November 11th! Get more details and register on TheBroadwayStarProject.com.
You can bid on a special prize from Waitress to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Find out more on CharityBuzz.com.
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Kinky Boots, Waitress, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Miss Saigon, A Bronx Tale, Frozen, Anastasia, and Once On This Island!
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