By Matthew Blank
17 Sep 2012
Bring It On: The Musical, which plays The St. James Theatre, recently extended its run through Jan. 20, 2013.
Inspired by the "Bring It On" film, the Broadway musical features an original story by Tony Award winner Jeff Whitty, music and lyrics by Tony Award-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, music by Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning composer Tom Kitt, lyrics by Broadway lyricist Amanda Green and music supervision by Tony and Grammy Award winner Alex Lacamoire. The production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler.
Bring It On: The Musical, according to press notes, tells the "story of the challenges and unexpected bonds formed through the thrill of extreme competition. With a colorful crew of characters, an exciting fresh sound and explosive dance with aerial stunts, this hilariously universal story is sure to be everything you hoped for and nothing like you expected."