AUGUST 8, 2012
Fri., Aug. 24 – Sun., Sept. 23; Tickets at DesertStages.org
SCOTTSDALE – Charging the Children’s Theatre with cheerful songs and an encouraging tale, Desert Stages Theatre presents High School Musical Jr. Fri., Aug 24 — Sun., Sept. 23.
High School Musical Jr. illuminates the narrative of two students of contrasting backgrounds who discover young love amidst common obstacles and norms of high school.
The Disney Channel smash hit features popular songs “Get'cha Head In The Game," “What I've Been Looking For," and “We're All In This Together."
Described as a modern-day adaption of Romeo and Juliet, High School Musical debuted as a Disney Channel Original Movie in 2006. The film won numerous awards including a Billboard Musical Award for Soundtrack Album of the Year, two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography and Outstanding Children’s Program and two Teen Choice Awards for star Zac Efron as Television’s Choice Breakout Star and Efron and co-star Vanessa Hudgens as Television’s Choice Chemistry. Featuring other teen stars such as Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel and Corbin Bleu, High School Musical is the most successful Disney Channel Original Movie.
Tickets are available at www.DesertStages.org; or by phone, 480.483.1664, and also at the theatre box office, 4720 N. Scottsdale Road, north side of Scottsdale Fashion Square, next to the former Coco’s restaurant. Tickets are $15.