High School Musical
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Musical from 28 June 2008 to 31 August 2008
Hammersmith Apollo Queen Caroline Street, London
The hit Disney show High School Musical in London from 30 June 2008!
At last, the stage show version of the hit Disney film High School Musical comes to London from 30 June 2008 for a strictly limited six week season.
Please Note: In addittion to the London production, High School Musical On Stage is also touring the UK from January 2008.
High School Musical is a contemporary musical comedy set in an American High School where we meet Troy, a popular high school basketball star, and Gabriella, a shy, academically gifted newcomer who discover they share a passion for singing. But when they sign up together to audition for the lead roles in the school musical it threatens the school rigid social order between 'the jocks' and 'the brainiacs' and sends their friends and classmates into uproar.
Troy: Super popular captain of the basketball team with a voice that will melt your heart
Gabriella: Super smart transfer student anda genius at maths and science
High School Musical is brought to life on stage at London's Hammersmith Apollo Theatre when you will be able to watch all the twists and turns of Troy and Gabriella as they surf the tricky tides of peer pressure and canteen cliques to follow their dreams and score the leads in the big school show... and a place in each others hearts.
Chad: Troy's basketball buddy
Taylor: Brainiac extraordinary and friend of Gabriella
Disney's High School Musical on Stage follows the much-loved story of the movie, featuring all your favourite characters and songs, together with two brand new numbers which will be performed by some of the country's hottest dancers along with an electrifying live band.
Sharpay: Queen of the Drama Club
Ryan: Sharpay's brother and king of the jazz square
High School Musical originally started out as a Disney Channel Original Movie which was first broadcast in the US in January 2006, where it won two Emmy Awards for 'Outstanding Choreography' and 'Outstanding Children's Programme'. High School Musical was broadcast in the UK eight months later in September 2006 since when the movie was been seen in over 100 countries and watched by over 70 million viewers. 1.5 million copies of the High School Musical DVD where sold within the first seven days of release - the fastest selling album in the UK in 2006, going double platinum. Following the hugh global success of the originall movie and sequel was made, High School Musical 2 and this was broadcast in the UK on 21 September 2007, and this film looks set to follow the phenomenal success of its predecessor.