Hairspray Live! will be broadcast online as part of The Shows Must Go On!
Friday, May 29 at 7:00pm and will be available for 48 hours.
Watch online –>> The Shows Must Go On YouTube Channel
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Maddie Baillio as Tracy Turnblad
Harvey Fierstein as Edna Turnblad
Jennifer Hudson as Motormouth Maybelle
Martin Short as Wilbur Turnblad, Derek Hough as Corny Collins
Ariana Grande as Penny Pingleton
Andrea Martin as Prudy Singleton
Kristin Chenoweth as Velma Von Tussle
Based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, “Hairspray Live!” takes place in 1962 Baltimore. Teenager Tracy Turnblad’s dream is to dance on “The Corny Collins Show,” a local TV program. When, against all odds, Tracy wins a role on the show, she becomes a celebrity overnight and meets a colorful array of characters, including the resident dreamboat, Link; the ambitious mean girl, Amber; an African-American boy she meets in detention, Seaweed; and his mother, Motormouth Maybelle, the owner of a local record store. Tracy’s mother is the indomitable Edna Turnblad, and she eventually encourages Tracy on her campaign to integrate the all-white “Corny Collins Show.”