OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Opens Off-Broadway, “This Is Us” Season Premiere and “Mixed-ish” Series Premiere Tonight, and more!

Happy Opening to Michaela Perez and the company of Our Dear Dead Drug Lord! Break a leg!

Two different TV shows starring our alumni premiere tonight: the season premiere of “This Is Us” on NBC, with Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho) and Julian Silva (The Lion King), and the series premiere of “Mixed-ish” on ABC, with Arica Himmel (The Layover)! Congrats Niles, Julian, and Arica!

Yesterday, “Team Kaylie,” with Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), arrived on Netflix! Check it out now!

Rileigh McDonald (Matilda, Good for Otto) has booked the upcoming film “Crabs in a Bucket”!

Suri Marrero (The Lion King) is running the NYRR Dash to the Finish Line 5K to raise money for Broadway Cares! Click here to donate.

Zoe Darling (A Christmas Story) has a brand new single out called “Words Fall,” now available on iTunes and YouTube!

Learn more about how Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) and the kids/teens of Broadway balance school with their careers on NY1!

Isabella Russo (The Underlying Chris, The Mother of Invention, School of Rock) premiered a song from the new musical The Big One-Oh! for Playbill.com!

Geena Davis paid a visit to Beetlejuice recently! Watch below or on BroadwayWorld.com.

Elliana Walmsley (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) did a video with influencer Brent Rivera! Watch here:

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) will voice the new character Deema on “Bubble Guppies”! The new season begins this Friday at 12pm EST/11am CST on Nick Jr!

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Hi! I’m Deema! ⚡️So excited to announce that I am Deema in the new season of Bubble Guppies on Nickelodeon. Deema (aka the drama queen) is just a tad over-dramatic and loves to sing, dance and has a big bubbly and very silly personality-sound like anyone you know??? So happy to be part of the Nickelodeon family and to bring this iconic bubble guppy to life. Season premiere is this Friday at noon ET/11CT on NickJr. Thank you @nickanimation and @nickjr and @nickelodeon for believing in me! Thank you to the best agent ever @kerrikrilla at @cesdtalent ! Thank you @theresapittius for helping me perfect my inner Deema! #bubbleguppies #bubbleguppiesaddict #deema #bubbleguppiesforlife #nickjr #bubbleguppiesforthewin #bubbleguppieseverything #bubbleguppiesonrepeat #guppies #song #kidssong #broadwaykids #broadwaykid #actor #singer #dancer #nickelodeon #preschoolmusic #preschoolsongs #noggin #catherinesjourney

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Eila Francis (Dream Street) has booked a voiceover gig!

Mattea Conforti (Frozen, Sunday in the Park with George, Matilda) will appear in Season 2 of “NOS4A2”!

And check out this picture from the kids of Frozen!

YBAN Founder Lindsay’s Birthday, John Allyn to Depart SCHOOL OF ROCK, YBAN Class of 2018, and more!

Happy birthday to YBAN’s founder Lindsay! We hope you had a great day!

John Allyn will play his final performance as Billy in School of Rock on July 29th. See him before then if you can!

Congratulations to YBAN’s Class of 2018!

Ayla Schwartz (Frozen) was recently interviewed on KidGooRoo.com!

“Shadowhunters,” with alum Katherine McNamara (A Little Night Music), will end in spring 2019. Get more information on Deadline.com.

You can soon do your own production of Waitress, courtesy of MTI! Find out more about the licensing rights on BroadwayWorld.com.

The kids of Broadway recently volunteered with Broadway Serves! Check out pictures:

Samuel Li Weintraub (Miss Saigon) has booked a film! More details to come.

Watch Mimi Ryder and Mattea Conforti battle it out in Matilda trivia in this week’s Frozen vlog!

Robert Montano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has booked a project with HBO!

The free performance of Runaways is a week from yesterday!

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

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National Swing Day, FREAKY FRIDAY To Have World Premiere in Washington DC, and more!

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Happy National Swing Day to all of our past and present swings! We hope we managed to get almost everyone in the tags!

Freaky Friday will make its world premiere at the Signature Theatre in Washington, D.C.! Get more information on BroadwayWorld.com! Casting is still TBA.

Cabaret for a Cause is coming to The Poconos in Pennsylvania! Get more information in the picture below:

Check out this PSA from Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) for Free2Luv, an anti-bullying campaign!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of School of Rock, Lazarus, Les Miserables, Matilda, Fun Home, The King and I, andKinky Boots!


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Chloe Grace Moretz in “The Little Mermaid” Remake, Christian Michael Camporin in FINDING NEVERLAND, and more!

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Congratulations to Chloe Grace Moretz (The Public Theater’s The Library), who will star as the title character in the upcoming live-action movie of “The Little Mermaid”! Get more information on MTV.co.uk!

 
 
 
 

Congrats to Christian Michael Camporin (Matilda), who has joined the cast of Finding Neverland! Here he is celebrating with the company:


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Victoria Leigh‘s (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) episode of “Law & Order: SVU” is now on Hulu! Watch it HERE or below:

Check out these video clips from First Daughter Suite, featuring Carly Tamer!

Check out pictures from Kids of the Arts’ Heart to Heart event at 54 Below, benefiting Free2Luv, below!

Here’s a preview of the School of Rock kids performing “If Only You Would Listen”!

Teshi Thomas (The Lion King) has been cast in a new voiceover project! Congrats, Teshi! Get more information below:

Congrats to Timothy TV Cao (Matilda), who will appear on “Limitless” on November 10th! Watch his interview about it below or on KWCH.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Fun Home, A Christmas Story, On Your Feet, The Lion King, Matilda, Lazarus, Kinky Boots, School of Rock, and Finding Neverland!



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Field Day!!! So much fun!!!!! 😜

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ON YOUR FEET Opens, DISASTER! To Come To Broadway, and more!

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Happy opening to the company of On Your Feet! We wish broken legs to all! And check out new production pictures from the show on Playbill.com!

Disaster! has announced that it will open on Broadway in Spring 2016! The show’s current first preview date is February 9th, and its current opening night date is March 8th. Get more information on TheaterMania.com!

Ruthless! has extended Off-Broadway through January 30th! Find out more on TheaterMania.com.

The boys of Finding Neverland will be teaching a workshop at A Class Act NY on December 13th, and there is a contest to win a free spot! Get more information in the Twitter post below:

Congratulations to Alexa Valentino (Dream Street), who has booked another film! (And on her birthday, too–that must have been the coolest present ever!) Stay tuned for more information.

Check out this new montage from Before Your Very Eyes!

Lilyana Cornell (Les Miserables) is in this Target commercial!

Check out these pictures from the A Christmas Story reunion concert at 54 Below!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Dream Street, Ruthless!, Fun Home, School of Rock, On Your Feet, Matilda, and Kinky Boots!


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Happy Halloween #pinkiepie #equestriagirls

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A CHRISTMAS STORY 54 Below Concert Tonight, Pictures from THE LION KING, DREAM STREET, and more!

The kids of A Christmas Story reunited tonight for a concert at 54 Below! We hope it was fabulous! Get more information on 54Below.com.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Dream Street, School of Rock, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Fun Home, and Matilda!


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So happy to see @lesliekritzer today!

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Presley Ryan Makes Official Broadway Debut, Support Alexa Valentino’s Newest Project, and more!

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Congratulations to Presley Ryan (The Sound of Music LIVE, A Little Princess), who officially makes her Broadway debut this week in Fun Home! Presley understudies the roles of Small Alison, John, and Christian.

Alexa Valentino‘s (Number the Stars, Dream Street) newest project, a short film called “Uncle Gareth,” is on Kickstarter! Please support it HERE!

Emerson Steele (Violet) had her 54 Below solo show tonight! Did you see the show? Find out more information about the show and the guest stars on 54Below.com.

Congratulations to Anthony Pierini (Mary Poppins, Big Fish), who will guest star on “Royal Pains”!

The kids of A Christmas Story‘s Broadway cast are reuniting for a concert at 54 Below, and it’s coming up soon! Get tickets and more information on 54Below.com!

Get more details on the upcoming Carols for a Cure CD on Playbill.com!

Watch the brand new 360 music video from School of Rock and the behind-the-scenes video for it below!

Katherine McNamara‘s (A Little Night Music) new show “Shadowhunters” premieres on ABC Family/Freeform on January 12th at 9/8c! Katherine plays the role of Clary in the show. Get more information and watch sneak peeks on JustJaredJr.com!

Check out this special video feature on Julian Silva (The Lion King), courtesy of AMTC!

And here are pictures from the kids of School of Rock, Fun Home, and The King and I!

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SCHOOL OF ROCK Casting, Behind the Scenes at KING AND I, and more!

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According to this IG post, Isabella Russo has been cast in School of Rock! More casting TBA. Congrats, Isabella!

Behind-the-scenes video from the King and I cast album recording is now online! Watch below:

Congratulations to Analise Scarpaci (Matilda) who has booked a new voiceover project!

A couple reminders! Remember to vote for our featured shows in the BroadwayWorld.com Awards. You can vote at BroadwayWorld.com. Also there are just nine general admission tickets left for Cabaret for a Cause in LA! You can order tickets at CabaretForACause.us. I (Lindsay) will also be there covering the event so come on down, see these incredible kids, say “Hi” to me, and support a great cause!

If you missed the Kinky Boots kids on the Red Nose Day Danceathon, the video is below!

Three years ago today, many of our currently featured kids and alumni took the stage at Godspell as part of Godspell Cast of 2032! These kids included Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables), Jon Viktor Corpuz (The King and I), and many more. Watch below!

And here are more pictures from the kids of The King and I, Matilda, and The Lion King!


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Royal posse 👭👭

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Thanks for coming to see me Alysha! Love you!!!

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Team Maggots!💙

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