In High School Musical, hoops star Troy and brainy Gabriella are on winter vacation when they meet at a karaoke contest and discover their mutual love for music. When Gabriella turns up as the new girl at Troy's school, they decide to audition for the upcoming musical! Will Ryan and his sister Sharpay - the school's reigning theatrical talents - thwart their efforts?
Then, in High School Musical 2, the saga continues! Troy and Gabriella are looking forward to a summer to remember, and both are lucky enough to land jobs at Lava Springs Country Club. But no one ever expected Sharpay and Troy would grow closer, least of all Gabriella, who hardly recognizes the new Troy! Will Italian shoes and the quest for a basketball scholarship destroy East High's friendships?