THE FERRYMAN and BEETLEJUICE Win Drama Desk Awards, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Announces National Tour, and more!

Congratulations to The Ferryman and Beetlejuice, which took home Drama Desk Awards last night! Check out the full list of winners and nominees on BroadwayWorld.com.

  • Outstanding Play – The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Tom Glynn-Carney for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Director of a Play – Sam Mendes for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Set Design for a Musical – David Korins for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Sound Design in a Play – Nick Powell for The Ferryman

What the Constitution Means to Me is launching a national tour! Get more details on Playbill.com and be sure to follow our sister site Kids on Tour for upcoming news.

Sarah Silverman’s The Bedwetter will make its world premiere at Atlantic Theater Company! Find out more on Broadway.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, Beetlejuice, The Ferryman, Frozen, The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!

Photo Credit: Broadway.com







Happy Pride Month, Levi Smith in Video for Super Hero Kids YouTube Channel, and more!

We hope our friends and fans who are part of the LGBTQIA+ community spend this month celebrating their true, authentic self. Happy Pride Month!

Levi Smith (A Bronx Tale) just filmed an episode for the YouTube channel Super Hero Kids!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Lion King, Frozen, and (YOUNG) at The Green Room 42!









Photos and Videos from YBAN at WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME and (YOUNG), and more!

YBAN founder Lindsay met Thursday Williams after seeing yesterday’s performance of What the Constitution Means to Me! We highly recommend this show for everyone, especially all students in middle school and above.

Lindsay also saw (YOUNG) last night, and there is lots of video on our Instagram story and highlights!

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







(YOUNG) Performs at The Green Room 42 Tonight, YBAN at WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME, and more!

Tonight, (YOUNG) returns to The Green Room 42 with performances from the kids of Frozen, Once On This Island, and more! Get more information HERE.

YBAN founder Lindsay saw Best Play Tony Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist What the Constitution Means to Me today!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of All My Sons, The Ferryman, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Frozen, and What the Constitution Means to Me!









THE FERRYMAN Receives Drama League Award, Nicholas Barasch Performs the Music of Ben Caplan at 54 Below Tonight, and more!

Congratulations to The Ferryman, which received a Drama League Award today for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play!

Tonight, Nicholas Barasch (She Loves Me, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story) is singing the music of Ben Caplan at 54 Below! Get more details HERE.

Alexandra Vlachos (Matilda) has joined the lineup of the “Shine for the Spines” benefit tomorrow at 7pm in Riverhead, NY!

View this post on Instagram

Casting announcement: We are thrilled to have @alexandravlachos performing at the Vail-Leavitt this weekend! Alexandra Vlachos is delighted to be a part of this special event and is honored to unite with these talented performers to support Thea and others affected by scoliosis. She is an actor, dancer and singer from Long Island who got her start on the Gateway stage where she met Thea and many other amazing friends. Broadway: Matilda the Musical (Matilda) Regional: A Christmas Story (Ester Jane). Numerous other community theater credits including Legally Blonde (Elle Woods), Beauty and the Beast (Chip) and Clara’s Dream The Nutcracker (Clara) for the American Dance Theater of Long Island. Various voiceovers, television and other professional recordings. Alexandra is grateful for the love and support of her family and friends who support her dreams and passion for the arts. She feels inspired by Thea’s journey and is proud to be a part of this important benefit.

A post shared by The Artist Alignment (@theartistalignment) on

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen and Waitress!





DEAR EVAN HANSEN and WAITRESS Win Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian to Appear on Black America TV Tomorrow, and more!

Dear Evan Hansen and Waitress both won 2019 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards! Get the full list on Broadway.com.

  • Favorite Long-Running Show – Dear Evan Hansen
  • Favorite Tour – Dear Evan Hansen (with teen Phoebe Koyabe in the cast)
  • Favorite Replacement (male) – Jeremy Jordan for Waitress

New York City! Thursday Williams and Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) will be featured on Black America TV tomorrow at 9pm EST on CUNY TV!

YBAN founder Lindsay got to meet alum Cate Elefante (Waitress) at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles yesterday, where Cate is performing in the national tour cast of Les Miserables!

Here’s your first look at Arica Himmel (The Layover) in “Mixed-ish,” coming to ABC this fall!

“Above the Shadows,” a new film starring Fina Strazza (Matilda, Animal), will arrive in theaters June 19th! Get more details on Deadline.com.

Learn more secrets about what goes into making the debate at the end of What the Constitution Means to Me happen each night in this article from The New York Times!

And here are pictures from the kids of Frozen, Beetlejuice, and Waitress!




BEETLEJUICE Opens on Broadway, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and WAITRESS Hit Milestone Performances, and more!

Happy Opening to Sophia Anne Caruso, Presley Ryan, and the company of Beetlejuice! Break a leg! Also, check out the New York Daily News’ highlight of Sophia Anne Caruso and the show!

Congratulations to Dear Evan Hansen, which plays its 1000th performance tonight, and to Waitress, celebrating its 3rd anniversary on Broadway!

The Ferryman, What the Constitution Means to Me, All My Sons, Beetlejuice, and The Jungle (at St. Ann’s Warehouse) were all nominated for Drama Desk Awards this morning! Check out the full list on Broadway.news.

  • Outstanding Play – The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Play – What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Outstanding Actress in a Play – Heidi Schreck for What the Constitution Means to Me
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Hampton Fluker for All My Sons
  • Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Tom Glynn-Carney for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical – Leslie Kritzer for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Director of a Play – Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin for The Jungle
  • Outstanding Director of a Play – Sam Mendes for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Book of a Musical – Scott Brown and Anthony King for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Set Design of a Play – Miriam Buether for The Jungle
  • Outstanding Set Design for a Musical – David Korins for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical – William Ivey Long for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play – Jon Clark for The Jungle
  • Outstanding Projection Design – Peter Nigrini for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Sound Design in a Play – Nick Powell for The Ferryman
  • Outstanding Wig and Hair Design – Charles G. LaPointe for Beetlejuice
  • Outstanding Puppet Design – Michael Curry for Beetlejuice

“A Time To Rock” returns to The Green Room 42 this Sunday at 7pm! This cabaret is scheduled to feature Caroline Basu (School of Rock), Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I), and more! Get tickets HERE.

You can see Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) playing the title role in Matilda at Wagon Wheel Center for the Performing Arts in Indiana this summer! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

And here are pictures from the kids of Waitress and Frozen!