Happy Opening to the company of Mary Page Marlowe at Second Stage Theater! Break a leg, everyone!
Zachary Zwelling and Iggy Rosado will play their final performances of School of Rock on July 29th. Go see them before then if you can!
Madison Elizabeth Lagares (School of Rock, On Your Feet), Nerghiz Sarki (Fiddler on the Roof, Dream Street), Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Marquise Neal (Dream Street, Kinky Boots), Swayam Bhatia (Really Rosie, Dream Street), and Stephanie Ticas (The Gold) have joined the cast of KOTA’s youth production of High School Musical in August! Find out more on KidsOfTheArts.com.
Projects featuring Broadway, Off-Broadway, and live-broadcast kids were nominated for Emmys this morning! Find out more on EW.com. They include:
“This Is Us,” with Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Contemporary Costumes, and Outstanding Music Supervision.
“The Americans,” with Holly Taylor (Billy Elliot), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series, and Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series.
“Stranger Things,” with 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), nominated for Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series, Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Special Visual Effects, Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series, Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour), Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour), and Outstanding Music Supervision.
Jesus Christ Superstar Live, with Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock), nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama, Outstanding Variety Special, Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Costumes for Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Programming, Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special, Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Limited Series, Movie or Special, Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special, Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, and Outstanding Production Design for a Variety Special.
“The Sinner,” with Rileigh McDonald (Good for Otto, Matilda), nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.
“Paterno,” with Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), nominated for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama and Outstanding Television Movie.
A Christmas Story Live, nominated for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.
The 71st Annual Tony Awards, nominated for Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special.
Waitress performed at Broadway in Bryant Park today!
Rozie Baker (Bonnie and Clyde, Shrek, Mary Poppins) has a brand new single out on Spotify and Apple Music!
Break a leg to Montgomery Lamb, Jim Kaplan (The King and I), Sarah Walsh, Iggy Rosado, Madalen Yarbrough Mills, Madison Elizabeth Lagares (On Your Feet), and Katie Greendorfer, who debut in School of Rock tonight, as well as Gabrielle Greene, who moves to the role of Tomika in the show tonight! Special congrats to Montgomery, Sarah, Iggy, Madalen, and Katie, who are all making their Broadway debuts!
Watch Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) guest star on “Kevin Can Wait”!
Check out this video of Katie Grober (Waitress) reading notes from fans!
Here’s a sneak peek at alum Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) in “On My Block,” coming to Netflix in March!
Check out “Lucid Dreams,” a brand new song from Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots)!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Waitress, The Pill, and School of Rock, as well as BroadwayCon pictures from Tuck Everlasting, Waitress, School of Rock, Fun Home, and Once!
Happy Trails to Rachel Katzke, Walden Sullivan, Amadi Chapata, Demi Singleton, Annabelle Wachtel, Terrence Bell Jr., and Chloé Bryan, who take their final bows in School of Rock today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for all of you!
YBAN’s Emily saw The Pill and visited Joshua Turchin and Zoe Wilson (Play Like A Winner, Three Days to See)! Check out a picture:
And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Fun Home, Tuck Everlasting, and Once, including lots of photos from BroadwayCon!
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!
Happy belated birthday to Amadi Chapata (School of Rock)! We hope you had a great day, Amadi!
Congratulations to Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh, who has joined the cast of Frankenstein Off-Broadway! Get more details on Broadway.com.
Once On This Island was named one of Variety’s 10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2017! Check out the full list on Variety.com.
Brett Gray (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) will star in the new Netflix show “On My Block”! Find out more on Deadline.com.
Andy Walken talked with BroadwayWorld about the upcoming A Christmas Story Live! Read the interview HERE.
The girls of Frozen performed at 54 Below tonight with their co-star Robert Creighton! Get more information on 54Below.com.
Watch Ava Della Pietra (School of Rock) sing the National Anthem at Madison Square Garden!
Check out this video of the kids of A Christmas Story Live chatting about getting cast in the show!
Watch Analise Scarpaci (Matilda, A Christmas Story) talk about her experience living with Crohn’s Disease!
We now have more videos from Cabaret for a Cause! First, here’s the cast closing out the show with “You Will Be Found” from Dear Evan Hansen:
Watch Evie Dolan (School of Rock) sing and play “Praying” by Kesha!
Here’s Sadie Seelert (A Little Princess, Mary Poppins) singing “Avalanche”!
Finally, check out Ava DeMary (Matilda, Evita, Billy Elliot) performing “She Used To Be Mine”:
And here are pictures from the kids of A Christmas Story Live and School of Rock!
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