Sophia Anne Caruso’s Birthday; Shereen Pimentel, Ben Cook, and Jacob Guzman Cast in WEST SIDE STORY Revival, and more!

Happy birthday to Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice)! We hope you had a great day, Sophia!

Congratulations to alumni Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), and Jacob Guzman (Newsies), who have been cast in the upcoming West Side Story revival! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out these videos from the most recent Growing Up Broadway event, “Switched,” at 54 Below!

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





“Stranger Things” Season 3 Out On Netflix as of Yesterday, Additionally Featuring Gabriella Pizzolo; Raghav Mehrotra to Appear on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”; and more!

We hope everyone had a great time celebrating the 4th of July yesterday!

As of yesterday, Season 3 of “Stranger Things” is now on Netflix! In addition to the previously announced Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) and series regulars 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), alum Gabriella Pizzolo (Fun Home, Matilda) also appears on this season!

Tune in to “Late Night with Seth Meyers” to see Raghav Mehrotra (School of Rock) sit in with the 8G Band from July 15-18!

Check out production photos from Mojada at the Public Theater on TheaterMania.com!

Broadway alum and “Stranger Things” star Caleb McLaughlin is releasing original music! Find out more in his interview with WWD.

Jenna Weir (Frozen) has finished filming a new Hallmark movie, due to arrive around the holidays!

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












ALL MY SONS Closes, Matilda Lawler to Star in Disney+ Film “Flora & Ulysses,” and more!

Happy Trails to Alexander Bello, Monte Greene, and the cast of All My Sons, which closed yesterday. We can’t wait to see what’s next for you both!

Matilda Lawler (The Ferryman) will star in the upcoming Disney+ film “Flora & Ulysses”! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Former Broadway kid Eamon Foley (Everyday Rapture, 13, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, Assassins, Gypsy) choreographed a music video featuring Trent Kowalik (Billy Elliot) and inspired by Everyday Rapture to celebrate Pride Month! Watch now on Playbill.com.

The cast of The Secret Life of Bees performed a few songs at the Guggenheim in New York City!

GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda) recently performed at a JoJo Siwa concert alongside her “Dance Moms” castmates!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Lion King, Waitress, “(YOUNG)” at The Green Room 42, The Ferryman, Frozen, “Switched” at 54 Below, Dear Evan Hansen, and All My Sons!











BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS, FROZEN, and THE LION KING to Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park, Pictures from Advance Screening of KINKY BOOTS, and more!

Beetlejuice, Waitress, Frozen, and The Lion King will perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this summer! Get the full details, including performance dates on BroadwayWorld.com.

Check out photos from this week’s advance screening of Kinky Boots HERE!

Take a look at pictures from the special sneak peek of this year’s New York Musical Festival shows for the press on BroadwayWorld.com!

Young Broadway Actor News founder Lindsay got to see alum and “Single Parents” star Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) perform a world premiere of a song from a new musical called Talk To Me at “A Little New Music,” a concert series to showcase brand new musicals!

Skye Alyssa Friedman (Annie) recently did a commercial for Jam Brites!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Beetlejuice, Ladyship, and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!




“Stranger Things” Season 3 Trailer Arrives, Sam Primack Makes His ‘Evan Hansen’ Debut, and more!

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!












 

THE JUNGLE to Return Off-Broadway in Spring 2020, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Cast to Reprise Performances in Washington, D.C., and more!

The Jungle will return Off-Broadway in spring of 2020! Get more details on Broadway.com.

The Broadway cast of What the Constitution Means to Me, including Rosdely Ciprian, will reprise their performances in Washington, D.C., for a run in September! Find out more HERE.

The Music Man is holding an EPA for some of their principal roles, including some for kids and teens! Get audition information on Backstage.com and advice for attending an Equity audition as a non-Equity performer on ActorAesthetic.com.

Here’s a trailer for “David Makes Man,” featuring Nathaniel McIntyre (The Lion King) and Teshi Thomas (The Lion King)! The show arrives on OWN on August 14th.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Frozen, and Waitress!






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!