Two Acts, Book Musical, Pop / Rock, Rated PG
International Hit Version
The pop-culture phenomenon about the legendary New York High School of the Performing Arts lives forever.
An unmistakable title from the unforgettable film & television franchise, FAME - THE MUSICAL inspired generations to fight for fame and light up the sky like a flame!
Conceived and developed by David De Silva - now known affectionately to the planet as "Father Fame," this high-octane
musical features the Academy Award-winning title song.
final class of New York City's celebrated High School for the
Performing Arts on 46th Street is followed from its 1980 admission
acceptance to 1984 graduation. All of the struggles, triumphs, and fears
of students and teachers alike are depicted with razor-sharp wit and
memorable tunes. From prejudice, self-worth, and sexuality to literacy,
substance abuse, and identity, issues that comprise adolescent
coming-of-age lay at the heart of this piece as the young artists
navigate the worlds of music, drama, and dance.
An entire new generation has been made privy to the globally known Fame franchise because of this international hit. FAME - THE MUSICAL
is both popular and relevant for over numerous generations of
audiences. It's a must to produce, especially for a large and diverse
mix of talent. Dancing, singing, acting, rapping, and musicianship are
just a few of the fantastic featured art mediums in this thrilling stage
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People who have recieved personal notes, letters or cards from him know that the recognizable logo/font for "The Fantasticks" and "Celebration" is actually composer Harvey Schmidt's handwriting.