High School Musical: The Musical: The Series - Season 2

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series - Season 2

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In this tongue-in-cheek take on the popular Millennial musicals, a group of students build friendships and dish out drama in the lead-up to the opening night of their school’s first-ever production of High School Musical.

2021Rating: TV-PGUSADisney
ComedyDramaKids & FamilyMusical



New Year's Eve

Ricky, Nini, Gina, and the Wildcats gather at Ashlyn's for... More a New Year's Eve party. Miss Jenn runs into the new North High rival theatre teacher her ex-boyfriend - and at the stroke of midnight, shocking revelations come to the surface.



Kourtney, Carlos and Big Red decide to join their friends... More and audition for on stage roles in "Beauty and the Beast," while Nini experiences FOMO from afar. When new competition shows up to the tryout, Gina tries to shake off some old habits.


Valentine's Day

Big Red and Ashlyn celebrate their first Valentine's Day together,... More amidst drama. Kourtney spars with a co-worker while Gina contends with being single. Meanwhile, Ricky and Nini's plans to surprise each other turn into a comedy of errors, leading to new revelations and a surprise song.


The Storm

When a blizzard barrels down on Salt Lake City, the... More Wildcats are stranded at East High after hours, just as E.J. receives some bad news. As cabin fever sets in, Miss Jenn inspires Nini to make a bold choice about her future; Kourtney's coworker Howie makes a surprising move; and Gina and Carlos come to blows.


The Quinceañero

Gina and Seb rally the group to throw Carlos the... More music and dance-filled Quinceañero he never had. Meanwhile, Ricky accidentally oversteps in more ways than one, and Miss Jenn gets a wild idea about how to get Nini back onstage at East High.


Yes, And...

After rival school North High releases a viral video to... More undermine the Wildcats, Miss Jenn hosts a weekend improv intensive to build up her kids' confidence. Meanwhile, Nini works on a new song at Salt Lake Slices, where she finds inspiration in Kourtney's approach to life.


The Field Trip

When the Wildcats suspect that North High has stolen a... More key costume piece, they infiltrate their rival school and end up in a competitive dance-off. Miss Jenn goes face to face and toe to toe with Zack Roy. And an emboldened Nini takes a big risk.


Most Likely To

When the Wildcats are benched from rehearsal for a week,... More tensions rise to the surface during Career Day. Big Red questions if Ashlyn understands his dreams; Howie makes a surprising move with Kourtney; E.J. shocks his dad with a revelation; and Ricky and Nini visit an old haunt.


Spring Break

When Gina finds herself stranded at the airport over Spring... More Break, a surprise run-in changes her mind about what she wants. Meanwhile, the separated Wildcats find a way to bond over song during their break, as Ricky finally sees his mom again after their opening night run-in at "High School Musical."


The Transformation

After rehearsals fall flat, the cast breaks into separate sleepovers... More to brainstorm Broadway-worthy ideas to outdo North High. But as the countdown to opening night looms, secrets rise between Nini and Gina, Seb and Carlos suffer their first fight, and Ricky receives an unexpected FaceTime call.



It's opening night, and Nini hypes up her anxious castmates... More for their performance in front of the competition judge. But no East High opening night is complete without unexpected visitors, second chances, and big decisions about everyone's futures — together and apart.


Second Chances

While the Wildcats head to Salt Lake Slices to digest... More the excitement of opening night - and a pizza or two - Miss Jenn continues to experience tunnel vision over the Menkie Awards. Mr. Mazzara shows his softer side; Ricky reevaluates a party crasher; Gina speaks her truth; and Nini makes a life-altering call.

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series - Season 2 | Reviews

75%8 reviews

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A.V. Club

(The) capable young cast and quick wit remain the show’s greatest strengths.

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Season 2 absolutely sticks the landing... The individual performances are stronger, the group performances more dynamic, the ensemble chemistry more electric.

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High School Musical: The Musical: The Series - Season 2 | Release Details

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series - Season 2 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.