"Fame: The Musical" is based on the 1980 musical film Fame, which follows students at the
This will be the second show presented by
"I just loved the experience. Everyone is super talented," he said.
McBride said they are not only trying to create a program that will endure, but also want to promote the
"These kids are incredibly talented. We're just trying to create something that will live on similar to
Churba described the musical as a high-energy show with a lot of singing and dancing. Many of the cast members are also involved with school choirs and theater groups.
"I think what's fun about the show is that the kids are performers in their real lives," Churba said.
Alysha said her character is someone who wants instant fame without putting in the hard work.
This is the first time Alysha has been involved with
"It's fun and engaging," she said. "At first, I didn't know anyone. Now we are all friends."
"There's usually not plays in the summer. It gives everyone something to do," he said. "It's just a fun play. It's not like 'Les Mis' where it will make you cry. It's a fun Saturday night play to go to."
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