• Laura Benanti Teams up With HBO Max for ‘Homeschool Musical: Class Of 2020'

    1 month ago - By Decider

    Leland, a songwriter who has worked with Ariana Grande and Selena Gomez, will write and compose original music for the special.
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  • HBO Max Greenlights ‘Homeschool Musical' Special Starring Students Whose School Productions Were Canceled

    HBO Max Greenlights ‘Homeschool Musical' Special Starring Students Whose School Productions Were Canceled

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Laura Benanti and HBO Max will give high school students from around the chance to perform in a pandemic-proof musical with the newly announced special “Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020.”
    Inspired by Benanti's SunshineSongs social media campaign, the scripted special will star students whose school productions were shut down by COVID-19, and will feature original music performed from their homes.
    Per HBO Max, “Homeschool Musical: Class of 2020” will “explore tried-and-true themes of classic teen movies through the totally unique lens of a world turned upside down by the global pandemic.”...
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  • HBO Max Stages Laura Benanti Series ‘Homeschool Musical: Class Of 2020'

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Tony Award-winning actor Laura Benanti has spent much of her quarantine launching an online movement where she offered to be an audience for those whose musicals were cancelled. The project, SunshineSongs, is now the inspiration for a series for nascent streaming service HBO Max. The WarnerMedia-owned service has greenlit Homeschool Musical: Class Of 2020, a...
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