April 8 (UPI) — Disney+ is giving a glimpse of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Season 2.
The streaming service shared a trailer for the season Thursday featuring Olivia Rodrigo as Nini Salazar-Roberts and Joshua Bassett as Ricky Bowen, a couple at the fictional East High School.
The preview shows Nini (Rodrigo) and Ricky (Bassett) face the challenges of a long-distance relationship after Nini is accepted to a youth actors conservatory.
In addition, Nini, Ricky, their drama teacher Miss Jenn (Kate Reinders) and the rest of the theater students prepare to take on Zack (Derek Hough), a rival high school drama teacher, and other competitors in the Alan Menken Awards for High School Musical Theater.
The season will show the students of East High perform a production of Beauty and the Beast.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series is inspired by Disney Channel’s High School Musical film series. The series follows a new group of students at East High, who stage a production of High School Musical in Season 1.
High School Musical: The Musical: The Series is created by Tim Federle and co-stars Matt Cornett, Sofia Wylie, Larry Saperstein, Julia Lester, Dara Reneé, Frankie Rodriguez and Mark St. Cyr.
Season 2 will premiere May 14 on Disney+.
The new season follows drama between Rodrigo and Bassett, who reportedly dated after meeting on set.