HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Performances Suspended Through September 6th, Amanda Swickle Makes BroadwayWorld Next On Stage Top 5, and more

Performances of the San Francisco production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have been suspended through September 6th. Please see the show’s website for more details.

Amanda Swickle (Annie) made it to the Top 5 of BroadwayWorld’s Next On Stage competition!

Our graduation concert to celebrate the Class of 2020 is streaming now, featuring performances by alumni from The Lion King, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, The Addams Family, and more, all graduating from high school or college this year! Please watch and donate to Feeding America and Brown Girls Do Ballet via the links in the YouTube description, then let us know so we can give you a shoutout on our social media! Watch HERE. (Please note that one song in the concert contains some adult language.)

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Joshua Turchin (A Christmas Story) will perform during the “Soundtrack of Our Lives” benefit on June 25th! Get more details on Variety.com.

Trey Murphy (A Bronx Tale) performed during “Live From Quarantine” last night! Get more information HERE.

Finally, in case you missed it, here’s the recent Annie Q&A hosted by Cabaret for a Cause!

Lexi Underwood in PRIDE AND PREJUDICE Reading, Henry Berry To Play BILLY ELLIOT in Rhinebeck, and more!

Congrats to alum Henry Berry (The Sound of Music), who will play the title role in Billy Elliot in Rhinebeck, New York!

Attention, students ages 12-16! Taylor Louderman, Hannah Kloepfer, and Nat Zegree want you to help workshop a new musical written by Kloepfer and Degree beginning May 12th! Get more information and sign up HERE!

Yesterday, alum Lexi Underwood (The Lion King) took part in a reading of Pride and Prejudice over Zoom! You can watch the whole reading below!

Today, Stella Cobb (Frozen) went live on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account (@youngbroadwayseries) and yesterday, Mia Francesca Martinez (How the Grinch Stole Christmas) livestreamed a performance! Make sure to go check them out.

Sign up for the next free session with casting director Jen Rudin, where she discusses topics in the industry with parents and young actors, HERE!

Yesterday, alum Jacob Morrell (Kinky Boots) performed in “Live From Quarantine”! Get more info HERE.

Alumni Catherine and Elizabeth Last (Waitress) will take part in Glendale Centre Theatre’s virtual cabaret next week! You can watch the Facebook livestream on May 14th at 7pm HERE.

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of Les Miserables, Frozen, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Waitress, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and The Lion King!











Happy Birthday to Emily Jewel Hoder, “The Big Show Show” Arrives on Netflix, and more!

Happy Birthday to Emily Jewel Hoder (Les Miserables), who turned nine yesterday! We hope you had a great day!

Today, “The Big Show Show,” featuring alum Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda), arrives on Netflix! Make sure to check it out!

Alum Josiah Smothers (Finding Neverland) has released a new single called “We Can Make It Through Anything” to support his friend who was diagnosed with cancer. Give it a listen HERE!

On Saturday, alum Emma Berardelli (White Christmas) performed in a live-streamed concert on (YOUNG)’s Instagram account (@youngbroadwayseries)!

The kids of Finding Neverland took part in the Prather Productions Virtual Cabaret on Saturday night!

The Birmingham stop of Waitress has been rescheduled to November 27-29th, 2020! Get more info HERE.

Parker Dzuba (Les Miserables) and alum Ana-Sofia Rodriguez (On Your Feet) took part in a virtual cabaret with Shine Theatre Arts Project! Watch the performance below.

Get a peek at curtain call for What the Constitution Means to Me in the new video below from Center Theatre Group, which hosted the tour earlier this year!

And check out these pictures from the kids of Les Miserables, Waitress, The Lion King, Anastasia, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!








Happy Birthday to Jocelyn Shek, KOT at “Songs for St. Jude,” and more!

Happy Birthday to Jocelyn Shek (What the Constitution Means to Me)! We hope you had a great day!

KOT’s founder Lindsay saw “Songs for St. Jude” last night! Congrats to Lily Brooks O’Briant (Matilda) on a successful day of fundraising for St Jude’s! Check out these pictures with kids from Waitress, Motown, and more and go to our sister site Young Broadway Actor News for even more!

“10 Things We Should Do Before We Break Up,” with alum Mia Sinclair Jenness (Matilda), is now playing in select theaters and VOD!

“One, Two, Three, All Eyes on Me,” a new film with alum Armand Munoz (A Christmas Story), will play the Pasadena International Film Festival and the San Diego Latina Film Festival this spring!

Catch alumni Audrey Bennett and Jeremy Lanuti (The Sound of Music) on “Hunters,” now streaming on Amazon Prime!

Alum Emma Berardelli (White Christmas) has been cast as Young Violet in Spotlight Repertory Theatre’s concert production of Violet, happening in March! Get more info about the production HERE!

Have you see alum Alice Antoinette Comer (Waitress) in “The Healing Powers of Dude”? Stream it on Netflix now!

Get a peek at “The Tiger Rising,” the upcoming movie with alum Madalen Mills (How the Grinch Stole Christmas), HERE!

Alum Cate Elefante (Les Miserables) will appear in another episode of “Sesame Street”! Check out pictures from on set below.

Congrats to alum Parker Weathersbee (Les Miserables), who has booked a voiceover gig!

Check out the new trailer for Hulu’s “Little Fires Everywhere,” with alum Lexi Underwood (The Lion King), below!

Catch alum Julian Lerner (Les Miserables) voicing Young Luca on Netflix’s “Dragon Quest”! Watch a clip below.

The Marcus Performing Arts Center in Milwaukee has announced its 2020-2021 season, which includes Les Miserables and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory! Get more info and tickets HERE!

And check out these pictures from the kids of Finding Neverland, The Lion King, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, A Bronx Tale, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Frozen!












Noah James Joins MISS SAIGON, Seattle Open Calls for FROZEN and THE LION KING, and more!

Please welcome Noah James to Miss Saigon!

Disney is holding an open casting call in Seattle in June for the Broadway and national tour productions of Frozen and The Lion King! Get more details HERE!

And check out these pictures and videos from the kids of The Lion King, Frozen, Miss Saigon, Anastasia, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and Finding Neverland!