Bring It On: Musical Info & Synopsis


Bring It On is about the competitive world of high school cheerleading. When Campbell, the cheer captain at Truman High School, is unexpectedly redistricted to Jackson High School for her senior year, she discovers there’s no existing cheerleading squad. Seizing the opportunity to prove herself, she joins forces with Danielle and her dance crew. Together, they work towards their dream of winning Nationals – the ultimate competition. Along the way, they navigate the complexities of friendship, learn the power of teamwork, and discover their own unique voices amidst the demanding world of cheerleading.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2011)

Cast Size: 12+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 2010s / USA

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Music: Tom Kitt

Lyrics: Amanda Green

Book: Jeff Whitty

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2018)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2010s, Based on a Movie, High SchoolPop, Rap, School, Sports

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Song List

Act 1:

“What I Was Born to Do” – Campbell, Skylar, Kylar, Steven, Bridget, Ensemble

“Tryouts” – Skylar

“One Perfect Moment” – Campbell

“Do Your Own Thing” – Campbell, Bridget, Twig, Randall, Cameron, Danielle, Ensemble

“We Ain’t No Cheerleaders” – Danielle, Nautica, La Cienega, Ensemble

“Friday Night, Jackson” – Cameron, Twig, Danielle, Randall, Ensemble

“Something Isn’t Right Here” – Campbell, Eva, Steven, Skylar, Kylar

“Bring It On” – Campbell, Ensemble

Act 2:

“It’s All Happening” – Campbell, Danielle, Cameron, Twig, Nautica, Randall, La Cienega, Ensemble

“Better” – Kylar, Eva, Skylar, Steven

“It Ain’t No Thing” – Nautica, La Cienega, Bridget, Ensemble

“Enjoy the Trip” – Randall, Campbell

“Killer Instinct” – Eva, Ensemble

“We’re Not Done” – Danielle, Campbell

“Legendary” – Ensemble

“Eva’s Rant” – Eva

“Cross the Line” – Company

“I Got You” – Company

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