“Bring It On: The Musical” opens this Friday, November 11, at 8 p.m. at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. Currently in previews, the production will continue through December 10. “Bring It On: The Musical” unites some of the top creative minds on Broadway for an explosive new musical comedy that raises the stakes on over-the-top high school rivalries. Set against the world of competitive cheerleading, this powerhouse new show hilariously proves that winning isn’t everything when it means losing something – or someone – you really care about. The high-flying original musical comedy features libretto by Tony Award®-winner Jeff Whitty, music and lyrics by Tony Award®-winning composer Lin-Manuel Miranda (“In the Heights”), music by Pulitzer and Tony Award®-winning composer Tom Kitt (“Next to Normal”), lyrics by Broadway lyricist Amanda Green (“High Fidelity”) and music supervision by Tony® and Grammy® Award-winner Alex Lacamoire (“In the Heights”). The production is directed and choreographed by Tony Award® -winner Andy Blankenbuehler (“In the Heights”). The cast features Taylor Louderman, Adrienne Warren, Ryann Redmond, Elle McLemore, Jason Gotay, Ariana DeBose, Gregory Haney, Neil Haskell, Janet Krupin, Kate Rockwell, Nick Womack, Calli Alden, Nikki Bohne, Dexter Carr, Shonica Gooden, Haley Hannah, Rod Harrelson, Casey Jamerson, Dominique Johnson, Michael Mindlin, Adrianna Parson and Bettis Richardson. The ensemble also features some of the nation’s most skilled competitive cheerleaders. Their combined achievements include over 25 national and 50 team titles in gymnastics and choreography. Those members include Antwan Bethea, Danielle Carlacci, Michael Naone-Carter, Courtney Corbeille, Dahlston Delgado, Brooklyn Alexis Freitag, Melody Mills, David Ranck, Billie Sue Roe, Sheldon Tucker and Lauren Whitt. Tickets for “Bring It On: The Musical” are available by calling (213) 972-4400 or online atwww.CenterTheatreGroup.org or in person at the CTG box office located at the Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center.
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