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High School Musical - 2008 - West End

Disney's High School Musical is a contemporary musical comedy about the story of two teenagers - Troy Bolton, super-popular captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella Montez, super-smart transfer student and a genius in science class - who try to navigate the tricky currents of peer pressure to follow their dream and score the leads in the big school show.


Running Time: 2 hours 10 minutes with interval

Hammersmith Apollo

(London, )
45 Queen Caroline Street
London, W6 9QH

High School Musical West End Cast


by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2021
Fifty high school acts will move on to the Semi-final round of the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation's (FoxPACF) 11th Annual St. Louis Teen Talent Competition on Sunday, February 28, 2021. These acts will vie to be finalists and compete onstage at The Fabulous Fox Theatre for $50,000 in scholarships and prizes.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2021
Six outstanding performing arts professionals adjudicated the performances and narrowed the field to 14 acts (20 students) who will move on to the finals, performing on the Fabulous Fox Stage for a special NinePBS broadcast to air later this spring.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2021
Know a teen who was just born to hand jive? Gulfshore Playhouse will hold auditions for its Student Theatre Artists in Residence Academy teen summer camp production of 'Grease' on March 16 from 5 to 8 p.m.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2021
Artistic Director, Scott Coulter, has announced that the Pocono Mountains Music Festival will produce a new musical experience featuring student talent from local Pocono area high schools. The Pocono Mountains High School Musical, A Virtual Extravaganza!.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2021
This morning, Theatre Under The Stars announced a special program — the TUTS High School Musical Theatre Celebration — that will take place this spring in lieu of the 2021 Tommy Tune Awards program and show, which will not take place this year due to the ongoing pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021
Cynthia Erivo (Harriet; The Color Purple, Broadway), Kristin Chenoweth (Descendants; Wicked, Broadway), and Toby Marlow & Lucy Moss (SIX co-creators) have joined the talent appearing at the 2021 Junior Theater Festival Online Extravaganza! (JTF OE).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021
Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, January 5th at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino-starting off the New Year with plenty of reasons to celebrate: Corinna Sowers Adler​, ​Nicholas Adler​, ​​Amanda Brasher, Mark Hartman, Clay Johnson, Ryah Johnson, Brandi Massey, Kevin Ray and JD Smurthwaite, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2021
The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales has released episode 127 featuring Colin Donnell. Colin Donnell is a singer, actor, and musician who has starred on both the stage and screen. His stage credits include the Broadway productions of Jersey Boys, Violet, and Anything Goes, as well as many national tours including Mamma Mia! and Wicked.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2021
The Broadway League has just announced that the 12th Jimmy Awards® will be presented on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Due to the ongoing health concerns with COVID-19, this year's program will be completely virtual. Additional details on how to watch will be available soon.
by TV News Desk - Jan 27, 2021
The appointment marks Singh's return to the group after 11 years from, most recently, 20th Television, where she was senior vice president, Current Programming since 2015.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2021
The Selma Arts Center announces the SAC TALENT virtual fundraiser. Participants from all over the valley have submitted their talents and finalists have been chosen. Finals Broadcast Show is January 31st, 2021 at 7:30 PM. Fifteen finalists will showcase their talent on a prerecorded event airing virtually on Selma Arts Center Facebook.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2021
The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has announced the 2021-22 Broadway Across America – Fox Cities Series lineup. The season will include Mean Girls, Hairspray and the Wisconsin premieres of Disney's Frozen, and 2019 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Hadestown.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 24, 2021
BroadwayWorld put together a list of information you should know before diving into the film of IN THE HEIGHTS. Find out the new summer 2021 release date, who's in it, and other fun facts.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2021
Dallas Summer Musicals, in partnership with Broadway Across America, today announced the revised lineup of Broadway shows coming to Dallas in its next season, including the performance dates for the return engagement of HAMILTON, November 16 - December 5, 2021.
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
This year's Artios Awards have honored Broadway plays and musicals like 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'Moulin Rouge!', 'The Inheritance,' 'Slave Play,' 'Tina: The Tina Turner Musical' with nominations. 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2021
Here's everything you need to know about the cast and creatives of Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2021
The cast of Well-Behaved Women at the Hayes Theatre has been announced. The cast includes Ursula Yovich, Elenoa Rokobaro, Zahra Newman, and Stefanie Caccamo.
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2021
Olivia Rodrigo performs 'drivers license' for The Tonight Show.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2021
To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking for the most amusing theater-related TikToks, look no further! We're rounding up our top ten favorite theater TikToks from this week!
by TV News Desk - Feb 3, 2021
'Hamilton' and its creator/star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, have been nominated for Favorite Movie and Favorite Movie Actor at this year's Kids' Choice Awards! 
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2021
For 24 years, New Jersey Theatre Alliance has offered a spring festival of performances, workshops, and readings throughout the state. This year's festival will be held primarily online, due to the ongoing pandemic.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2021
Today's top stories: streaming Broadway Backwards event announced, Once On This Island comes to limited edition orange vinyl, and more!
by Cristina Martinez - Feb 25, 2021
La producción original de Disney+ HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL, THE SERIES ya tiene fecha de estreno de la segunda temporada. La serie que gira en torno a la producción escolar del musical de Disney Channel HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL volverá a la plataforma de streaming el 14 de mayo con nuevo contenido
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2021
In season two, the East High Wildcats, who are preparing to perform 'Beauty and the Beast' as their spring musical, face off against rival school North High to win a prestigious and cutthroat student theater competition.
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2021
Disney+ launched in late 2019 and quickly propelled to a leading global entertainment streaming service, touting over 94.9 million subscribers around the world as of January 2, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2021
Australia-based theatrical producing powerhouse Michael Cassel Group is expanding its global footprint into the United States with its first New York City-based hire. Jane Abramson will serve as the company’s new Head of Creative Development. Abramson will report to Head of Production Todd Lacy.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2021
Jane Abramson will join Michael Cassel Group, one of the world's leading theatre producers, as Head of Creative Development, the company's first appointment based in New York City.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2021
Playhouse Square Partners – the young professionals’ organization of Playhouse Square – is turning 30! While they would typically recognize their anniversary at the annual Jump Back Ball, the celebration will be held online this year, and everyone is invited. 
by TV News Desk - Feb 2, 2021
Actor, comedian and Saturday Night Live legend Kenan Thompson (Kenan, All That) will take kids on a wild and slimy ride as host of Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2021, airing live on Saturday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2021
Pittsburgh Public Theater has announced the finalists of the 27th Annual Shakespeare Monologue & Scene Contest. This year's contest was held virtually for the first time in the organization's history in an effort to unite and celebrate students and educators across the region during this time of isolation. Tune in on February 22 at 7:00pm.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2021
Join MST in welcoming a panel of distinguished Black theatre artists as they discuss what Black History Month means to them, their hopes, fears, and dreams for our country in general and the performing arts in particular, and their vision for a way forward as we look to re-open theaters and perform again.
by Student Blogger: Bryce Romleski - Feb 17, 2021
So, if you’ve been feeling down and need that extra push--or song--to help you through your blues, here are some of my personal, favorite, go-to pieces of music that will immediately make you feel like you just said goodbye to your favorite show.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2021
The ceremony, scheduled for June 7 at the Shubert Theatre in New Haven, celebrates outstanding achievement in high school musical theatre and cultivates the next generation of artists. Nominees and attendees from the two New England states are top-tier, high-caliber, high school performing arts students with passion for theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 12, 2021
Today's top stories: details emerge on redesigned Her Majesty's Theatre in London, home to The Phantom of the Opera, Andrew Barth Feldman joins High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, and more!
by TV News Desk - Feb 11, 2021
'Dear Evan Hansen' and 'Ratatouille: The Tik Tok Musical' star Andrew Barth Feldman has joined the cast of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' for its second season! 
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2021
Fresh off his Broadway run of Ain’t Too Proud, Jelani Remy will bring Music Hall audiences a feast of pop and musical theatre songs in his own energetic style on Friday, February 26. Seating in the Historic Theater will be socially distanced. 
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2021
Since June 2020 Lighthouse Players has been leading the way by being innovators of keeping Arts alive and safe! When the pandemic hit Lighthouse Players discerned how to preserve the performing arts with their Tribe of professional and emerging artists as well as through their Arts Education programming.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2020
A host of Broadway and Disney stars are the latest guests on David Alpert's 'E-Ticket to Broadway' podcast. 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2020
Steep Theatre will welcome several new members to its ensemble of artists. Laura Alcalá Baker, Debo Balogun, Chris Chmelik, Destini Huston, Omer Abbas Salem, and Joe Schermoly are Steep’s newest Ensemble Members. All six of these artists have played pivotal roles in Steep’s artistic development over the past several years, and the company is honored to have them involved in shaping the organization’s future.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 24, 2020
Whether you love them or not, holiday films are designed to make you feel good inside - so it makes total sense that, over the years, Broadway stars (our favorite purveyors of joy) have found themselves appearing in them!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2020
Songwriters Pasek & Paul will perform the headlining concert for the 2021 Junior Theater Festival Online Extravaganza!. The Junior Theater Festival Online Extravaganza! takes place January 15-17, 2021. Individual registration is open through January 4.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 21, 2020
With the holidays well underway, we bet you’re looking for ways to escape into wintery fantasy. And you’re in luck! BroadwayWorld put together a list of where you can stream all of your favorite holiday films.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
Dallas Summer Musicals is taking over the CitySquare Food Pantry in preparation for the holiday break to help ensure that no family goes hungry over the holidays.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
xBroadway veteran Andrew Barth Feldman has been keeping busy during the pandemic, including writing some of his own music. 'My friends have been encouraging me to do more ~casual~ song posts on my Instagram and they liked this song so this is me being incredibly casual and sharing a cute lil ditty I wrote!' he writes. 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
Sophia Anne Caruso has joined the upcoming Netflix film The School for Good and Evil, directed by Paul Feig and also starring Sofia Wylie.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Dec 14, 2020
Today's episode features Andrew Barth Feldman- the winner of the Best Actor Award at the 2018 National High School Musical Theatre Awards (known more commonly as the Jimmy Awards). 'It's definitely intense in a way that everyone is freaking out,' reminisced Feldman about his Jimmy Awards experience.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 11, 2020
To celebrate the release of 'The Prom,' BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of speaking to Nico Greetham, who stars as Nick Boomer alongside an all-star cast including Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, James Corden and Andrew Rannells.