FRANKENSTEIN Begins Previews, Mia Williamson and Emerson Davis Featured in “One Small Girl,” and more!

Happy first preview to the company of Frankenstein Off-Broadway at the Ensemble for the Romantic Century! Break a leg, everyone!

Get to know Mia Williamson and Emerson Davis in the latest episode of “One Small Girl,” Once On This Island‘s Broadway.com vlog!

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) was interviewed by her school district in honor of “The Greatest Showman”!

Watch the kids of School of Rock perform “You’re In The Band” in this 360 video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Frozen, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, and The Lion King!

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ANASTASIA, A BRONX TALE, and More Participating in Kids’ Night on Broadway; CABARET FOR A CAUSE Videos; and more!

Anastasia, A Bronx Tale, Kinky Boots, The Lion King, Once On This Island, and School of Rock, along with many other shows, are participating in Kids’ Night on Broadway! Read more on Playbill.com.

Check out more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot) performing her original song “Short Little Ridge”!

Amaya Braganza (The King and I, Annie) performed “A Song for my Sister” with her sister Anika Braganza!

Tori Feinstein (Matilda), Eliza Holland Madore (Matilda, Once), Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda tour), Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour), Zell Steele Morrow (Really Rosie, Fun Home), and Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) sang “If Only You Would Listen” from School of Rock! Watch below:

Here’s Leah Rose, Eleanor Koski (Les Miserables), Hayley Feinstein (Fiddler on the Roof, A Little Princess), and Sofia Trimarchi (Fun Home tour) performing “When I Grow Up” from Matilda!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Endangered, A Christmas Story Live, A Bronx Tale, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock, Kinky Boots, and Frozen!

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CABARET FOR A CAUSE Videos, Alumni to Appear on Upcoming Episodes of “Sesame Street,” and more!

We now have more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Madilyn Jaz Morrow (Matilda) performing “Lifeboat”:

Check out Mavis Simpson-Ernst (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, A Little Princess, Evita) singing “Hold Me Now” and accompanying herself on guitar:

Several of our alumni are slated to guest star on two different episodes of “Sesame Street”! One of them will feature Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live, School of Rock, The Lion King), Eduardo Hernandez (Really Rosie, On Your Feet), and Tori Feinstein (Matilda), along with tour kid Ellie Poon (A Christmas Story tour). The other will feature Ellie Kim (School of Rock, Dream Street) and Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock). Find out more below!

A holiday edition of Anastasia‘s Broadway.com vlog “Royal Misfits” is up on YouTube now! Watch below:

“The Son,” with alum Sydney Lucas (Fun Home), will return in June 2018! Get more details:

“The Punisher,” with Ripley Sobo (Matilda, Once), will return for a second season!

Abigail Dylan Harrison (A Christmas Story Live, Ruthless!) has booked a voiceover gig! Here she is in the studio:

Also, Abbey was spotlighted on LoHud.com recently! Check out the article HERE.

A Christmas Story Live kids Hayley Shukiar and Marcello Silva are from the same town, and their town’s newspaper, the Thousand Oaks Acorn, featured them! Read the article on TOAcorn.com.

Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) spoke about “The Greatest Showman” with MyTwinTiers.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of A Christmas Story Live, Cabaret for a Cause, Frozen, School of Rock, and the original Broadway cast of A Christmas Story!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK Production Photos, SAG Award Nominations Announced, and more!

Check out new production photos from School of Rock on BroadwayWorld.com.

The SAG Award nominations came out today, and several of the shows nominated feature our alumni! Congratulations to “This Is Us” and “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” both featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), and to “Stranger Things,” featuring Caleb McLaughlin (The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek, The Lion King), Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert), and Sadie Sink (The Audience, Annie).

The Utica Observer-Dispatch highlighted Allie Kiesel and A Christmas Story Live! Read the article on UticaOD.com.

In addition to the previously announced Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), Nicky Torchia (The King and I, Kinky Boots) will also appear in the “Arkangel” episode on Season 4 of “Black Mirror”!

Check out these videos from this Monday’s Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) performing “Stand in the Light”!

Here’s Gabriella Baldacchino (A Christmas Story tour) singing “All Grown Up”!

Watch Alex and Iris Davies (The Sound of Music tour) sing “If You Fall”!

Amadi Chapata (School of Rock) performed in the opening number of Gypsy of the Year! Watch below:

Get an exclusive look at the choreography of A Christmas Story Live!

Watch Brooklyn Nelson (Frozen, Matilda) singing “Mary Did You Know” at Lewis Memorial Baptist Church this past Sunday!

Check out Serena Quadrato (Matilda) appearing on “Lip Sync Battle Shorties” back in October!

Gabby Gutierrez (School of Rock) makes a brief appearance in Dear Evan Hansen‘s “You Will Be Found” Virtual Choir!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Cabaret for a Cause and A Christmas Story Live!


Noah Baird’s Birthday, Laurel Griggs on “Saturday Night Live,” and more!

Happy belated birthday to Noah Baird (A Christmas Story Live, Matilda)! We hope you had a great day yesterday, Noah!

Laurel Griggs (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Once) appeared on last night’s “Saturday Night Live”! Congrats!

Best of luck to everyone who attended the School of Rock open call in Charlotte yesterday!

Sacha Carlson (A Christmas Story Live) was highlighted in his local newspaper! Read the article on SanLuisObispo.com.

Congratulations to Will Meyers (Generation Me), who guest-starred on “Fresh Off The Boat” this week! Visit ABC.com to watch his episode, which is called “Slide Effect,” and check out a photo of Will on set:

Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) guest-starred on “Law and Order: SVU” recently! Congrats, Ava!

Katie Grober (Waitress) has booked a voiceover gig! Here’s a picture of her in the studio:

Had fun doing the Flopsy Bunny Voice Over! @youngbwaynews #katiegrober

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Julian Silva (The Lion King) appears in this SoulPancake video!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, A Bronx Tale, A Christmas Story Live, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, and Once On This Island!

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ENDANGERED to Close December 30th, Alexa Shae Niziak Joins THE THING WITH FEATHERS Off-Broadway, and more!

Endangered will close Off-Broadway on December 30th. Go see it while you can! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Alexa Shae Niziak (The Mother of Invention, Women Without Men, Matilda, A Christmas Story, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) will star in The Thing With Feathers Off-Broadway at The Barrow Group! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Check out an interview with Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) about “The Greatest Showman” on HuffingtonPost.com!

Take a look at some new production photos from A Bronx Tale on BroadwayWorld.com!

Watch the cast of A Christmas Story Live talk about their show at the leg lamp lighting ceremony below or on BroadwayWorld.com!

You have until December 17th to see alum Casey Butler (Finding Neverland) in Newsies at Maltz Jupiter Theatre! Check out these pictures:

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Frozen, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Kinky Boots, and A Christmas Story Live!

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Victoria Collett’s and Rika Nishikawa’s Birthdays, Avey Noble Joins FRANKENSTEIN Off-Broadway, and more!

Happy birthday to Victoria Collett (Waitress), and happy belated birthday to Rika Nishikawa (The Lion King)! We hope you both had a great day!

Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast in Frankenstein Off-Broadway with the Ensemble for the Romantic Century at the Pershing Square Signature Theatre!

We now have a page dedicated to Off-Off-Broadway, youth theatre, and all other regional/community theatre productions around the country featuring our alumni! If you’re an alum and have a production to promote, head over to our page for more information.

Check out pictures from the Once On This Island opening night party on Broadway.com!

CBS8 in San Diego interviewed Noah Baird (A Christmas Story Live, Matilda)! Watch it below or on CBS8.com.

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Jonah Mussolino will depart A Bronx Tale on December 17th. Go see him if you can! And get more details about his last performance:

I am VERY sad to announce that I will be leaving @bronxtalemusical on December 17th💔💔 It was very amazing to work with such spectacular actors and actresses! I was very happy to be part of this show! I remember when I just started and everyone took me in with open arms and congratulated me on my broadway debut. I love guys all so much! And I will never forget you guys! I wouldn’t have asked to have my broadway debut on any other show! ❤️ I really loved this fun experience! Special thanks to @super_will2006 for always being there for me! @kaleigh_cronin for being a really supportive friend. And last but not least, @brittconigatti for helping me to learn the dance! And the whole cast, ugh!!!! You guys just made this experience even more fun! Without you guys it wouldn’t be as fun! And everyone backstage without you the show couldn’t go on! I love all of you so much!! I’m really sad to be leaving this show! This is also one of my favorite broadway shows! Thank you everybody so much! I’ll make sure I’ll come and visit you guys in the Bronx! I’ll write my next shows down below: Dec. 6th Evening Dec. 9th matinee Dec. 13th evening Dec. 17th matinee/ last show Hope these last 4 shows will be “One of my great ones”!

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We now have video of Gabrielle Greene (School of Rock) singing the National Anthem at a New York Rangers game!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, A Bronx Tale, A Christmas Story Live, Waitress, School of Rock, The Lion King, Anastasia, Frozen, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

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Photo Coverage from ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Opening Night, Nicole Scimeca and John Babbo in “Thrill Ride,” and more!

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Check out photos from the Once On This Island Gypsy Robe ceremony and more on BroadwayWorld.com and TheaterMania.com!

Illinois fans! You can see Nicole Scimeca (Anastasia) and John Babbo (A Christmas Story) in “Thrill Ride” through the end of this week! Get more details on NWHerald.com.

Watch Olivia Chun (School of Rock, The King and I) sing the National Anthem at a recent New York Islanders game!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, A Christmas Story Live, Frozen, and School of Rock!

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ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Opens, Pictures from WAITRESS, SCHOOL OF ROCK, and more!

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Happy Opening to Emerson, Mia, and the company of Once On This Island! Break a leg, everyone!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Once On This Island, Waitress, School of Rock, A Christmas Story Live, The Lion King, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular!

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Madison Elizabeth Lagares and Eduardo Hernandez to Perform at Puerto Rico Benefit, SCHOOL OF ROCK at Google, and more!

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Tomorrow, Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet) and Eduardo Hernandez (Really Rosie, On Your Feet) will perform in a benefit concert for Puerto Rico! Get more details:

Watch the cast of School of Rock discuss their show with Google!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Once On This Island, A Christmas Story Live, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Waitress, Frozen, and A Bronx Tale!

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