Daniel Harrington (Troy Bolton)

Daniel is a rising senior at HHCA and is thrilled to be taking the stage as Troy Bolton in High School Musical. Past performances include Doody in MSYT’s production of Grease and HHCA’s productions of The Sound of Music (Captain Von Trapp), G2K, Once Upon a Mattress (Sir Harry),  Aladdin Jr. (Aladdin), and Guys & Dolls (Society Max).

Harper Krimm (Gabrielle Montez)

Harper is thrilled to be performing in her first MSYT production as one of her dream roles. Harper was most recently seen in HHCA’s The Little Mermaid as Aquata and HHCA’s Into The Woods Jr. as Baker’s wife. Theater is a big passion of Harper’s and she hopes to pursue it in the future.

Luke Herman (Ryan Evans)

Luke is a future junior who’s done too many shows. When he’s not onstage, he enjoys taking nice long walks on the beach, shooting spitballs at Rachel Stratton and that smooth alto sound. He’d like to thank Michelle McElroy for her constant support, as well as Sharpay for being just oh-so-goofy! And that’s on period! Go wildcats, oink!

Elliott Lentz (Sharpay Evans)

Elliott was awarded 2017 ISCA Regional Youth Performing Arts – 1stplace. Credits include The Sound of Music, Grease, Evita, Wizard of Oz, The Music Man, Annie, Music of the Night, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Addams Family, Guys & Dolls, The Miracle Worker, and Mary Poppins. She has performed with Broadway Dreams, completed SCGSA programs and is the Junior Jazz vocalist.

Justin Stone (Chad Danforth)

Justin is a lifelong HHI resident and has been in almost every production of MSYT and HH Prep (from which he recently graduated) during his high school years. Favorite roles were Marius in HH Prep’s Les Miserablesand Sonny in MSYT’sGreaselast summer. He will study Theatre at Drew University in the fall.

Gracie Auld (Taylor McKessie)

Gracie is so excited to play the role of Taylor in this summer’s production of High School Musical! Her favorite credits include HHCA’s The Little Mermaid, MSYT and MRT’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and MSYT’s Grease. She would like to thank Michelle McElroy for all her endless love and support!

The Main Street Youth Theatre is heading to high school this summer with “Disney’s High School Musical.” Based on the popular Disney movie, this high-energy production features Troy, Gabriella and the students of East High dealing with issues of first love, friends and family while balancing their classes and extracurricular activities.  If you aren’t familiar with the main storyline, basketball team captain and resident jock, Troy, discovers that the brainy Gabriella, a girl he met singing karaoke on his ski trip, has just enrolled at East High. They cause an upheaval when they decide to audition for the high school musical. Although many students resent the threat posed to the “status quo,” Troy and Gabriella’s alliance might just open the door for others to shine as well.

The show features a cast of 25 with six local high schools being represented and stars Daniel Harrington as Troy Bolton, Harper Krimm as Gabrielle Montez, Elliott Lentz as Sharpay Evans, Luke Herman as Ryan Evans and so many more. “This show embodies the fun, contemporary energy featured in the movie, and is something that the whole family can enjoy,” MSYT Board President Cinda Seamon notes.

The show’s production team includes Hilton Head Christian Academy’s Theater Director Michelle McElroy (Director), Cynthia Cullen (Music Director), Jamal Edwards (Choreographer) and Logan Naddy (Stage Manager).  “We couldn’t be more excited to have this production team together again,” Seamon adds. “Their professionalism and collective creative vision ensure this will be nothing short of spectacular!” Director Michelle McElroy is clearly excited as well, ““We’re All in This Together” is one of the well-known songs from the show, but it really rings true for us!  It’s great seeing the theater kids from different schools come together to create something special in the summer. I’m honored to once again be a part of it!”

There will be 10 performances total; June 19th thru June 30th; evening performances at 7pm and 2pm matinees on Saturday & Sunday (6/23 & 6/30).

Tickets are only $19 for adults and $12 for students and are available online via or by calling the box office at 843-689-6246.

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