Development Site

This site contains fictional data and does not write to the real Camdram database - read more information.


    Random Society 62 presents...

    By Steve Margoshes, Jose Fernandez

    20:45, Fri 31st July 2020 - Tue 4th August 2020 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
    Summer Vacation

    A stage musical based on the 1980 musical film Fame has been staged under two titles. The first, 'Fame – The Musical' conceived and developed by David De Silva, is a musical with a book by Jose Fernandez, music by Steve Margoshes and lyrics by Jacques Levy. The musical premiered in 1988 in Miami, Florida. as 'Fame on 42nd Street', it was performed Off-Broadway from 2003 to 2004.
    De Silva had produced the 1980 film about students at New York City's High School of Performing Arts. The critically and commercially successful film was followed by a six-season television series, and the musical. The musical is significantly rewritten from the previous adaptations, with an almost entirely new score. The film is referred to several times in the script and in two songs.
    It tells the story of several students who attend the High School of Performing Arts, among them fame-obsessed drug addict Carmen, ambitious actress Serena, wisecracking comedian Joe, quiet, saintly violinist Schlomo, and "talented but dyslexic" dancer Tyrone.
    Since its first production, Fame – The Musical has had hundreds of professional and amateur productions in almost every language.

    Get involved with Fame:

    Auditions are being held at the times below – more details

    • Thu 23rd Jul, 11:45–15:45, Random Location 22


    Carmen Diaz -
    Serena Katz -
    Schlomo Metzenbaum -

    Production Team

    Director -
    Producer -
    Technical Director -
    Lighting Designer -
    Publicity Designer -
    Sound Designer -