by Shaiman, Marc (Composer, Lyricist)
Set in 1962, Tracy Turnblad becomes an overnight sensation after appearing on a Baltimore TV dance show. With her newfound popularity, she twists and shakes her hometown, teaching them a thing or two about racial equality, and of course, the power of big hair. Full description
Wittman, Scott (Lyricist), Fierstein, Harvey, 1954- (Screenwriter, Actor), Baillio, Maddie (Actor), Cameron, Dove (Actor), Chenoweth, Kristin (Actor), Clayton, Garrett, 1991- (Actor), Grande, Ariana (Actor), Hough, Derek, 1985- (Actor), Hudson, Jennifer, 1981- (Actor), Short, Martin, 1950- (Actor), Sykes, Ephraim (Actor), Vogt, Paul, 1964- (Actor), Joseph, Shahadi Wright (Actor), Eichner, Billy (Actor), Hayes, Sean, 1970- (Actor), Martin, Andrea, 1947- (Actor), O'Donnell, Rosie (Actor), Branton, Allen (Lighting designer), Vogt, Mary E. (Costume designer), Hoyt, Lon (Musical director), Mitchell, Jerry (Choreographer) (Choreographer), O'Donnell, Mark., Meehan, Thomas.