Andy Blankenbuehler to Direct and Choreograph National Tour of Bring It On: The Musical
With a book by Jeff Whitty, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, and music by Tom Kitt, the show unfolds in the high-stakes world of competitive cheerleading where Campbell, the heir apparent to the head cheerleader at Truman High School, finds her world is thrown upside down when she receives a surprise letter. Casting will be announced shortly.
Blankenbuehler recently staged a developmental production of the musical at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta. On Broadway, he has choreographed 9 to 5, In the Heights, and The Apple Tree, and he will be providing musical staging for the forthcoming The People in the Picture. As a performer, his Broadway appearances include Man of La Mancha, Fosse, Steel Pier, and i>Guys and Dolls, among others.