From Bring It On to Pippin, A Look at the 2012-13 Season: The Musicals

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04 Apr 2013

Show: Bring It On: The Musical
Theatre: St. James Theatre

Preview: July 12, 2012

Opening: Aug. 1, 2012
Closing: Dec. 30, 2012

Creators: Book by Jeff Whitty. Music by Tom Kitt and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Lyrics by Amanda Green and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Direction and choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler.
Original Principal Cast: Taylor Louderman as Campbell, Adrienne Warren as Danielle, Jason Gotay as Randall, Elle McLemore as Eva, Ryann Redmond as Bridget, Ariana DeBose as Nautica, Gregory Haney as La Cienega and Neil Haskell as Steven.

Synopsis: In Bring It On: The Musical, according to producers, "the high-stakes world of competitive cheerleading is intertwined with cutthroat high school politics to tell the story of Campbell, the heir apparent to the head cheerleader at Truman High School. Campbell is at the top of the cheerleader pyramid and she has it all — a strong squad, a doting boyfriend and a straight path to the national championships. Her entire life has been dedicated to honing routines and staying within the strict rules and guidelines, but when a surprise letter arrives, Campbell's world is thrown upside down."

Check out production photos from the show.

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