High School Musical: Info & Synopsis


High School Musical follows the story of Troy and Gabriella, two high school students from different social circles who discover a shared passion for singing. Despite the obstacles and stereotypes they face, they decide to audition for the lead roles in their school’s musical. As they pursue their dreams and face the pressures of high school, Troy and Gabriella’s journey inspires their classmates to embrace their own talents and break free from the limitations of cliques.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2007)

Cast Size: 14+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: 2000s / USA (New Mexico)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Various

Book: David Simpatico

Cast Albums

High School Musical Cast (2006)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


2000s, Based on a Movie, DisneyHigh SchoolMetamusicalPop/RockPopular, School, Sports

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