“The Dead Don’t Die” with Taliyah Whitaker and Jahi Diallo Winston Now in Theaters, “Just Roll With It” with Ramon Reed Premieres Tonight on Disney Channel, and more!

As of today, “The Dead Don’t Die,” featuring Taliyah Whitaker (brownsville song) and Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King), is now in theaters!

Tonight, catch Ramon Reed (The Lion King) on Disney Channel when “Just Roll With It” premieres at 9:45pm!

Also tonight, “The Early Night Show” starring Joshua Turchin (The Pill) returns to The Green Room 42! Find out more HERE.

(YOUNG) will return to The Green Room 42 at the end of this month for a special Pride-themed performance! Get tickets HERE.

Playwrights Horizons and WP Theater are casting two child actresses for their 2019-2020 productions! Get information on the audition on Playbill.com. Also coming up is an EPA for the pre-Broadway tryout of Mrs. Doubtfire! Find out more about that call on Backstage.com, and get advice for attending both EPAs as a non-Equity performer on ActorAesthetic.com!

And here are pictures from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me and The Secret Life of Bees!

MAKE BELIEVE Casting Announced (More To Come), Suri Marrero in AAPI Heritage Month Photo Shoot, and more!

Congratulations to Ryan Foust (Mary Page Marlowe, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), Harrison Fox, and Maren Heary, who have joined the cast of Make Believe at Second Stage! More casting is still TBA. Read the announcement on TheaterMania.com!

It’s AAPI Heritage Month, and Suri Marrero (The Lion King) took part in Disney on Broadway’s photo shoot to celebrate!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) attended the MTC Gala! Check out pictures HERE.

“This Is Us,” featuring Niles Fitch (Our Lady of Kibeho, The Lion King), has been picked up for three more seasons! Get more details on EW.com.

amNY checked in with Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) after he made his Broadway debut! Read the article HERE.

Celebrate Thursday Williams‘s (What the Constitution Means to Me) eighteenth birthday this Saturday by registering to vote!

And here are videos of bows at the recent final shows at Frozen!




Leila Rose Gross and Jenna Weir Depart FROZEN, Niles Fitch Joins Disney+ Film “Secret Society of Second Born Royals,” and more!

Happy Trails to Leila Rose Gross and Jenna Weir, who played their final performances as Young Anna and Young Elsa in Frozen today! We can’t wait to see what’s next for both of you!

Congratulations to Niles Fitch (The Lion King, Our Lady of Kibeho), who will star in the upcoming Disney+ film “Secret Society of Second Born Royals”! Find out more on ShadowAndAct.com.

Milly Shapiro (Matilda, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) performed a solo cabaret at The Green Room 42 tonight! Get more details HERE.

Last night, George Franklin (A Christmas Story) performed at 54 Below with his Pace University classmates!

Congratulations to Brooklyn Shuck (The Ferryman), whose show “Evil” has been picked up by CBS! Find out more on Deadline.com, and also check out Brooklyn’s feature in IN New York!

“Single Parents,” featuring Devin Trey Campbell (Kinky Boots) and Tyler Wladis (A Christmas Story Live), is coming back for a second season!

Congrats to Ryder Koehle (The Ferryman), who has booked a gig with Skip Hop!

Landon Maas (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Kinky Boots, Radio City Christmas Spectacular) returned to “The Blacklist” last night! Did you watch?

Get a peek of Andrew Barth Feldman (Dear Evan Hansen) performing at Stars in the Alley yesterday in Shubert Alley!


The cast of “Dance Moms,” including GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), competed in New Jersey today!

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







BEETLEJUICE Opening Night Press, Voting Now Open for Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Nominations, and more!

Check out all of the opening night photo and video coverage from Beetlejuice:

Voting to pick the nominees for this year’s Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards is now open! Go vote for your favorites from this season HERE.

Did you tune in to the final season premiere of “The Son” on AMC last night, featuring Sydney Lucas (Fun Home)?

Tonight, Kayla Mak (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) competed in the Divisional Finals on “World of Dance”!

Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) attended the Clubbed Thumb’s Gala earlier this week! Take a look at photos on BroadwayWorld.com.

The cast of Dear Evan Hansen recently celebrated the show’s 1000th performance, and BroadwayWorld.com was on hand!

Alessandra Baldacchino (Fun Home, A Little Princess) and Caroline Basu (School of Rock) appear in the first season of “Ramy,” streaming on Hulu now!

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













Broadway Alumni Join Film Adaptations of IN THE HEIGHTS and WEST SIDE STORY, Stars in the Alley Lineup Announced, and more!

Congratulations to Gregory Diaz IV (You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, Matilda), who has been cast as Sonny in the upcoming film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights! Get more details on BroadwayWorld.com.

Congrats as well to Broadway alumni Ben Cook (Billy Elliot, Ragtime), Julian Elia (Billy Elliot), Myles Erlick (Billy Elliot), David Guzman (Newsies), Jacob Guzman (Newsies), and Talia Ryder (Matilda), who have joined the upcoming film adaptation of West Side Story! Find out more on Playbill.com.

Talia Ryder (Matilda) also just finished filming the feature “Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always”! Get more information on Variety.com.

The lineup for Stars in the Alley next month will include performances from Beetlejuice, Dear Evan Hansen, Frozen, The Lion King, and Waitress, as well as appearances from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and What the Constitution Means to Me! Get the full list on BroadwayWorld.com.

Allie Trimm (13, Bye Bye Birdie) will play Wanda in Enter Laughing the York Theatre Company Off-Broadway! Get tickets HERE.

The new season of “Dance Moms,” with GiaNina Paolantonio (Matilda), will premiere on June 4th!

Catherine Ashmore Bradley (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) has booked an Equity staged reading and workshop of Spandex the Musical! She also appears in a commercial for U.S. Cellular that is now airing.

Jessica Cherniak (Until Death Do Us Part) guest starred on last weekend’s episode of “God Friended Me”!

Congrats to Elie Samouhi (A Christmas Story Live), who has completed the final season of “Bizaardvark”!

Chris Martinez (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) has been cast in the upcoming Disney film “Timmy Failure,” coming soon to Disney+!

What the Constitution Means to Me has been named a finalist for this year’s Pulitzer Prize for Drama! Get the full list HERE.

Good luck to all those who auditioned for the role of Clara at Radio City Music Hall yesterday!

Beetlejuice will offer a digital lottery, and the show’s first trailer has arrived!

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





Erica Simone Barnett to Perform with Kidz Theater Ambassadors, Tyler Hentz Performing in NEWSIES at Central Bucks High School, and more!

Tomorrow, Erica Simone Barnett (Matilda) and Kidz Theater’s other 2019 Ambassadors will perform at Studio 17N in Ripley-Grier to raise money for their Disney World trip and performance! Tickets will be sold at the door: $10 for kids/alumni and $15 for adults, cash only.

Tyler Hentz (Radio City Christmas Spectacular) is performing in Newsies at Central Bucks High School in Doylestown, PA, this weekend! Get tickets HERE.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, The Ferryman, and Frozen!








WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME Opens on Broadway, ANASTASIA Plays Final Performance, and more!

Happy opening to Rosdely Ciprian, Thursday Williams, and the company of What the Constitution Means to Me, which begins Broadway performances tonight! Break a leg!

Happy trails to Delilah Rose Pellow, Anika Lore Hatch, and the company of Anastasia, which plays its final Broadway performance today. We can’t wait to see what’s next for you both; congrats on a great run!

YBAN founder Lindsay saw 5-Star Theatricals’ production of Matilda in Thousand Oaks, CA, today, featuring Marcello Silva (A Christmas Story Live)!

Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice) chatted about her dog with BroadwayWorld.com, and shared 10 fun facts with JustJared.com!

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of What the Constitution Means to Me, Waitress, Anastasia, The Ferryman, The Lion King, Beetlejuice, and Frozen!













Anika Lore Hatch’s Birthday, Arica Himmel Guest Stars on “God Friended Me,” and more!

Happy belated birthday to Anika Lore Hatch (Anastasia)! We hope you had a great day, Anika!

Congrats to Arica Himmel (The Layover), who guest starred on “God Friended Me” over the weekend!

Jack McCarthy (Finding Neverland, Shadowlands) will alternate in the title role of August Rush when the new musical makes its world premiere at Paramount Theatre in Chicago! Get more details on TheaterMania.com.

Andrew Barth Feldman and his Dear Evan Hansen castmates performed on “Good Morning America” recently; watch the performance HERE!

Christopher Convery (Kinky Boots) lent his voice to a segment on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” last night!

Jonah Mussolino (A Bronx Tale) filmed a commercial for this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards! Here’s a behind-the-scenes clip:

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

Photo Credit: Davy Mack




Catherine Ashmore Bradley, Grace DeAmicis, and Jack Pravda Join HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD; Brigid Harrington Cast in THE GREAT GATSBY at University of Notre Dame; and more!

Congratulations to Catherine Ashmore Bradley (A Christmas Story tour), Grace DeAmicis, and Jack Pravda, who will all make their Broadway debuts upon joining Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

Brigid Harrington (Mary Poppins) has been cast in The Great Gatsby at the University of Notre Dame! Get tickets HERE.

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

Photo Credit: Ryder Koehle




Rosdely Ciprian at Women’s Day on Broadway, Caroline Basu in Hulu’s “Ramy,” and more!

Happy Birthday to YBAN staff member Audrey! We hope you had a great day!

Watch Rosdely Ciprian (What the Constitution Means to Me) welcome attendees to Women’s Day on Broadway in the segment below, and watch video of the whole event HERE!

Alum Caroline Basu (School of Rock) will appear in Hulu’s “Ramy,” arriving April 19th! Watch the trailer below!

Get your tickets to see “54 Pays Tribute to A Very Potter Musical,” featuring alum Taylor Richardson (Annie) and happening March 19th and April 21st, HERE!

Alum Austyn Johnson (Matilda, Dream Street) has booked a TV series! More details to come!

Alum Oscar Williams (Fun Home) is performing in The Laramie Project at his school this weekend in Vermont! Learn more about the production HERE!

See alum Eila Francis (Dream Street) as Shprintze in Fiddler on the Roof at The Strollers in May!

Be sure to vote for “Stranger Things” and “Dancing with the Stars Juniors,” both of which feature Broadway alumni, for this year’s Kids Choice Awards! Vote HERE!

Watch Bella May Mordus (The Ferryman) perform “What it Means to Be a Friend” at (YOUNG) below!

And check out these pictures and video from the kids of Frozen, What the Constitution Means to Me, Anastasia, The Ferryman, and Waitress!