Licensing Company: MTI
Bring It On
The cutthroat world of competitive cheerleading meets the fierce rivalries of high school politics and romance.
This orchestration is based on the Original 2012 Broadway Production.
This show is orchestrated to be player-conducted from the Keyboard 1 book. There are 2 keyboard books in this orchestration both with lots of programming. T
Keyboard 1 is primarily acoustic and electric piano but does have other synth based patches throughout. This book will require an advanced player who can play rock and groove patterns and navigate the programming while leading the band. This book is heavily programmed but all of the sounds and patches have been painstakingly resampled from the original sound sources and keyboards used in the original Broadway production. There are lots of transpositions and mappings as well for both books which is all included in KeyboardTEK’s MainStage programming. This show has lots of electronic music elements that must be navigated.
Although easier to play than Keyboard 1, Keyboard 2 requires an advanced player who is an accurate rhythmic player. The Keyboard 2 book augments the Keyboard 1 book with lots of programming and patches that are also synth heavy and based on various keyboard sounds. As with Keyboard 1, all of the transpositions and mappings are built into our programming.
ORIGINAL MUSICAL EQUIPMENT USED
Yamaha Motif controllers for both Keyboard books.
ORIGINAL KEYBOARD PROGRAMMER
Synthesizer Programmer: Randy Cohen
ORIGINAL MUSIC TEAM
Music by: Tom Kitt and Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lyrics by: Amanda Green and Lin-Manuel Miranda
Libretto by: Jeff Whitty
Inspired by the Motion Picture “Bring It On” by Jessica Bendinger
Music arranged by: Tom Kitt and Alex Lacamoire
Music orchestrated by: Tom Kitt and Alex Lacamoire
Dance arrangements by: Alex Lacamoire
Musical Director: Dave Pepin
Musical Supervisor: Alex Lacamoire
Original 2012 Broadway Orchestra
Conducted by: Dave Pepin
Keyboards: Kurt Crowley and Dave Pepin
Associate Conductor: Kurt Crowley
Bass: Carl Carter
Drums: Andrés Forero
Guitar: Ralph Agresta and Josh Weinstein
Percussion: Trey Files
Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller
Music Preparation: Emily Grishman Music Preparation
Bitingly relevant, sprinkled with sass, and inspired by the hit film, Bring It On The Musical takes audiences on a high-flying journey that is filled with the complexities of friendship, jealousy, betrayal and forgiveness. Uniting some of the freshest and funniest creative minds on Broadway, Bring It On features an original story by Tony Award winner, Jeff Whitty (Avenue Q), music and lyrics by Tony Award-winning composer, Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights, Hamilton), music by Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning composer, Tom Kitt (Next to Normal), lyrics by Broadway lyricist, Amanda Green (High Fidelity), and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Musical.
Campbell is cheer-royalty at Truman High School and her senior year should prove the most cheertastic — she’s been named captain of the squad! But, an unexpected redistricting has forced her to spend her final year of high school at the neighboring hard-knock Jackson High School. Despite having the deck stacked against her, Campbell befriends the dance crew girls and, along with their headstrong and hardworking leader, Danielle, manages to form a powerhouse squad for the ultimate competition — the National Championships.
MTI Access Code
If you have obtained the performance rights for this show, please enter the access code provided to your organization by MTI to automatically verify your license and proceed to payment. If you do not have this access code or have not yet obtained the rights, you can still proceed by choosing your programming and filling out the short form below. You will have an opportunity to upload your contract or have us manually verify your license prior to payment. Once that process is complete, you will receive an email with an invoice and link for payment before receiving download instructions for the programming.