We could not be more excited in our house for Season 2 of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.” We are a home of 4 East High Wildcats stans. Along with the announcement that Season 2 premieres Friday, May 14 on Disney+, we got a trailer and key art.
Watch the Season 2 “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” Trailer
About “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”
In Season 2, of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” the East High Wildcats, who are preparing to perform “Beauty and the Beast” as their spring musical, face off against rival school North High to win a prestigious and cutthroat student theater competition. Wigs are snatched, loyalties are tested, and ballads are belted. The season also features brand-new solos written by Olivia Rodrigo and Joshua Bassett.
In addition to series regulars Olivia Rodrigo, Joshua Bassett, Matt Cornett, Sofia Wylie, Larry Saperstein, Julia Lester, Dara Reneé, Frankie Rodriguez, Joe Serafini, Mark St. Cyr, and Kate Reinders, there are several exciting new characters this season.
Recurring guest stars include Derek Hough (“Dancing with the Stars”) as “Zack,” the new drama teacher at East High's rival high school, who returns to Salt Lake after a successful acting career in New York City; Roman Banks (Broadway's “Dear Evan Hansen“) as “Howie,” a high school junior who works after school as a delivery guy for Big Red's family's pizza shop, Salt Lake Slices; and Olivia Rose Keegan (“Days of Our Lives”) as “Lily,” an energetic East High student whose sweetness masks her highly competitive nature.
Additional guest stars this season is Andrew Barth Feldman (Broadway's “Dear Evan Hansen”) as French exchange student “Antoine” and Asher Angel (“Andi Mack”) as “Jack,” a charming, smooth-talking student with wanderlust.
Season 1 of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” is currently available on Disney+. It has been “Certified Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes as measured by a consensus of reviews by top critics and audience members and was recently awarded a GLAAD Media Award. The series is created and executive produced by Tim Federle (“Ferdinand”). If you haven't already watched Season 1, what are you waiting for?
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