Disney finally released the trailer for High School Musical : The Musical: The Holiday special, but when is the release date? Read on to find out when it’s coming to our screens.

The advert for the holiday special released yesterday, November 18th, and gives a sneak-peak into what we can expect from the upcoming festive programme.

The trailer has left fans excited for the holiday special and wanting to know when the release date it so they can countdown. We don’t blame them either as the trailer looks set to be a show-stopper.

Watch the trailer here:

When is the High School Musical: Holiday Special release date?

The release date for High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special is Friday, December 11th and the show will be available on Disney+.

Fans of the show will have to wait a little longer for the next series of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series though, as plans for filming were delayed due to the ongoing pandemic and changes in filming regulations.

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What is the holiday special?

For those not familiar with the show, the series is a mockumentary of the ‘real life’ East High which follows the student putting on a production of High School Musical.

The Holiday Special however will see the students of East High spreading festive cheer with a 45-minute-long episode on its release date.

The Holiday Special will feature performance of classic Christmas tunes and classics alongside Hanukkah songs too. Viewers will even get to see Joshua Bassett who plays Ricky perform his own original song that he wrote for the next series.

If you can’t wait until the release date to get your fix of High School Musical: The Musical however, the soundtrack for the holiday special will be available to stream on Friday, November 20th.

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