Lianah Sta. Ana’s Birthday, Happy Father’s Day, and more!


Happy belated birthday to Lianah Sta. Ana (Miss Saigon)! We hope you had a great day!

Happy Father’s Day! We want to shout out the dads who make sacrifices so their children can pursue their passions.

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Play Like A Winner, Miss Saigon, On Your Feet, Waitress, School of Rock, Anastasia, and Marvin’s Room!

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Sophia Anne Caruso, Caleb McLaughlin, Gaten Matarazzo in Variety’s Impact Report; Austyn Johnson Books Short Film; and more!

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Sophia Anne Caruso (Blackbird, Lazarus, Runaways, The Nether, The Sound of Music LIVE, Ruthless!), Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek), and Gaten Matarazzo (Les Miserables, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) are all included in Variety’s Youth Impact Report 2016! Check out the full list HERE.

Congratulations to Austyn Johnson (Dream Street), who has booked the title role in a short film called “Alehia”! Get more information:

Brandon Niederauer (School of Rock) has joined the lineup for Brooklyn Comes Alive on October 22nd! Get more information HERE or in the Twitter post below:

Check out this new print ad for Justice featuring Ashley Lanzoni (Dream Street)!

Get a sneak peek of BET’s “The New Edition Story” with Caleb McLaughlin (The Lion King, The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek) and Jahi Diallo Winston (The Lion King) on!

Here’s video of the School of Rock cast paying a special tribute to Jimi Hendrix!

Check out footage from the Peter Pan concert at the Transport Group on or below!

Congratulations to alumna Lilli Jacobs (A Little Princess), who is joining the cast of the second national tour of Cinderella! Lilli will be in the ensemble and understudy the role of Gabrielle. Find out more on

Here’s Fabi Aguirre (On Your Feet, Les Miserables) singing “Greatest Love of All”!

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

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Talia Ryder’s and Luca Padovan’s Birthdays, Pictures from Transport Group’s PETER PAN Concert, and more!


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Happy birthday to Talia Ryder (Matilda) and Luca Padovan (School of Rock, Newsies)! We hope you both had a great day today! Also, check out this video of Luca performing at 54 Below back in March 2015!

Check out pictures from the Transport Group’s Peter Pan concert last night on and!

And here are pictures from the kids of Fun Home, School of Rock, Matilda, and On Your Feet!

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DREAM STREET Opening Night Coverage, Alexa Valentino in A Time To Shine, and more!


There is now photo coverage from opening night of Dream Street up on BroadwayWorld! Check it out HERE!

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street, Number the Stars) has joined the lineup for the next A Time To Shine cabaret on August 23rd! Get more information HERE.

Congratulations to Jake Katzman (Kinky Boots), whose artwork was picked to be the logo for Broadway Serves! Check out photos below:

And here are pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Three Days To See, The King and I, Fun Home, Matilda, Kinky Boots, Les Miserables, and Finding Neverland!


Athan Sporek’s Birthday, MERCURY FUR Begins Previews, and more!


Happy Birthday to Athan Sporek (Les Miserables)! We hope you had a great day.

Mercury Fur begins previews! Break a leg, Bradley!

Jake Lucas (The King and I) and Sydney Lucas‘ (Fun Home) mom Karri was featured in this week! She talks about her day in the life as a mom to two child actors as well as gives advice to families with aspiring actors. Read the full article HERE.

The cast of Fun Home put their own spin on the song “Ring of Keys”! Take a look at the video below:

Eila Francis is featured on for her role in Dream Street! Get to know the 8-year-old HERE.

And here are more pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Matilda, Three Days to See, Les Miserables, and Fun Home!

“Vacation” Out in Theaters, Chris Richards’ Hosts Summer Showcase, and more!

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“Vacation” (feat. Catherine Missal of Mary Poppins) is now out in theaters! Congrats, Cat!

Chris Richards (Finding Neverland) will host the Broadway for All showcase feat. an original play from students of the Drama division of Broadway for All. The showcase is August 2nd at 8pm. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at More information can be found at!

Abigail Paige Murphy (Dream Street) sang “Only Pretend” from Peter Pan at the most recent A Time to Shine cabaret. Take a look at the full video at her FB fan page. Great job, Abigail!

And here are more pictures and video from the kids of Fish in the Dark, Ruthless!, Three Days to See, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, and Dream Street!

Tori Murray in the press, Alumni in TV, and more!


Ruthless! has been getting a lot of press just after its opening night! Take a look at the links below:

Meet 11-Year-Old Firecracker Tori Murray, the ‘Scary’ Star of Off-Broadway’s Ruthless! The Musical
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More alumni news! Emma Howard (Matilda, Violet) has scored a recurring role in the Amazon series “Transparent” and Simone Vysnovsky (Dream Street) will appear on season 3 of “A Crime to Remember” on Discovery. Way to go, girls!

Opening night photos from Three Days to See is now online! Take a look at the Transport Group’s FB fan page and

The kids of Matilda will perform at Broadway in Bryant Park this Thursday at 12:30pm! BroadwayWorld has the full details HERE.

Oona Laurence (Matilda) is featured in the Hollywood Reporter for her role in “Southpaw”! Read it HERE!

Alexa Valentino (Dream Street) is featured on the Northport Patch talking about her career and her role in Dream Street. Check it out HERE!

We now have full video of Rachel Resheff (Fish in the Dark) singing “This Little Light Of Mine” at Broadway Stands 4 Freedom! Watch below:

And here are more pictures from the kids of Dream Street, A Little Princess, and Fish in the Dark!

Sam Poon’s Birthday, Alexandra Vlachos Joins MATILDA, and more!


Happy Birthday to Sam Poon (The King and I)! We hope you had a great day!

Congrats to Alexandra Vlachos who will rotate as “Matilda” along with Mattea Conforti, Rileigh McDonald, and Mimi Ryder! We will have her headshot and bio up soon.

Lots of news from our alumni today! Be sure to watch “Odd Mom Out” tonight on Bravo at 10pm to catch Madeleine Pace (Once) and Athan Sporek (Les Miserables) in action. Anthony Pierini (Mary Poppins, Big Fish) has booked a recurring role on “Royal Pains”. Cole Bullock (Kinky Boots, The Lion King) will appear on the upcoming series “Shades of Blue” on CBS. And last but not least – Oona Laurence (Matilda) was featured on BuzzFeed recently for “Southpaw”! Read the full article HERE. Congrats, everyone!

Kids from King and I, Once, Violet, and more talked to These Kids Have Talent about audition tips. Read the article over HERE.

The cast of Fun Home released a brand new picture for the NOH8 campaign. View it at!

Chloe Wheeler (Dream Street) is featured in the Huntington Headlines for her role in Dream Street! Read it HERE.

The cast of Finding Neverland celebrated 150 performances! You can find pictures from their party at

And here are more pictures from the kids of Dream Street, Three Days to See, and The Lion King!

Fina Strazza Leaves MATILDA, FINDING NEVERLAND at Broadway in Bryant Park, and more!

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Happy Trails to Fina Strazza, who has finished her run as Matilda Wormwood in Matilda! We can’t wait to see what’s next for you!

Finding Neverland was one of the shows at Broadway in Bryant Park this week, and the boys are featured in’s photo coverage! Check it out HERE.

The kids of The King and I are featured in a farewell video for Ken Watanabe, shot and edited by Ashley Park! You can check the video out below or on

Grayson Taylor (New York Spring Spectacular, Mothers and Sons) will appear on “Royal Pains,” on USA, on July 21st at 10:00 pm! Make sure to tune in!

Check out this video of Rileigh McDonald (Matilda) performing a monologue from Shakespeare’s As You Like It!

Tori Murray (Ruthless!) was interviewed by Times Square Chronicles at the opening night of Ruthless!. Check out the video below:

And here are pictures (including some new production photos!) from and featuring the kids of The Lion King, Three Days To See, Matilda, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, and Dream Street!


Gabriella Pizzolo Article, RUTHLESS! Production Photos, and more!

Playbill did an awesome article about Gabriella Pizzolo (Matilda), who is the “super swing” at Fun Home, covering all three child roles (John, Christian, and Small Alison)! Check it out on! has new production photos from Ruthless!. It opens on July 13th–we hope you have your tickets! In the meantime, check out the pictures on

And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Ruthless!, Three Days to See, Finding Neverland, Fun Home, The King and I, Dream Street, Kinky Boots, and Matilda!