Jocks, Brainiacs, Thespians and Cheerleaders Unite

in Disney’s “High School Musical on Stage”

The Cast of Disneys High School Musical on Stage at rehearsal in the Paul K. Smith Music room.


The Cast of Disney’s “High School Musical on Stage” at rehearsal in the Paul K. Smith Music room.

The Abington High School Drama Club will present Disney’s “High School Musical on Stage” at the Frolio Auditorium Thursday and Friday March 9 and 10 at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, March 11 at 2:00 p.m. It will be the last time the drama club and advisor Mr. Shannon will present a musical at the historic venue because next year’s drama club offerings will be held in Abington Public School’s brand new auditorium.

Disney Music

Disney’s “High School Musical” is a high energy show full of dancing, drama, basketball and romance. In this depiction of high school drama, all the classic cliques cross the aisle and break through boundaries to get it together before the curtain falls. The show promises to deliver all the songs and characters that so many have become familiar and fond of. The jocks, brainiacs, thespians and cheerleaders will perform well known numbers like “Start of Something New,” “Get’cha Head in the Game,” “Bop to the Top” and “We’re All in This Together” to name a few. Below is a listing of the main characters and drama club cast members playing them:

Gabriella Montez – Caroline Valle ’17, Troy Bolton – Dylan Magararu ’19, Sharpay Evans – Laurel Blanchard ’18, Ryan Evans – Jason Kinniburgh ’19, Ms. Darbus – Lindsey Collins ’17, Taylor McKessie – Leah Alessi ’17, Kelsi Neilson – Allison MacLeod ’19, Jake Scott – Andrew Kulikowski ’18, Coach Bolton – Mike Bergeron ’18 and Martha Cox – Alana Burgess ’18

Reasonably priced tickets will be available at school during the week of the show and at the door.