And here is your first look at the team who head up Ultimate School Musical: Fame for FOX8.
The series, to air later this month, follows Years 7 to 12 students from Essendon Keilor College as they rehearse a production of Fame for public performance.
The production is directed by talented cabaret performer Eddie Perfect with Australian Idol discoveryAnthony Callea as Vocal Coach and Kelly Aykers as Choreographer. Aykers, who has a long history as a music theatre performer, runs Ministry of Dance studio with So You Think You Can Dance Australia‘s Jason Coleman.
Ruby Rose is the show’s host.
The series, based on a UK format, premieres 7:30pm Tuesday April 20, five days after the stage production of Fame opens at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre.
Others from the stage production, including producer John Frost and Director Kelley Abbey, are expected to make appearances across the ten episodes.