Lucas Grabeel originally auditioned to play Troy Bolton.
Karina then found this amazing song that has a beautiful Spanish guitar sound with castanets and continual changing rhythms. READ: Corbin Bleu’s Week 2 ‘DWTS’ Blog — Finding My Rhythm So because of the song change, we didn’t have music to work with on Day 1, and every minute of rehearsal time counts when you only have a week.Karina used that time to start teaching me basic Paso positioning and a move called a twist turn, which I quickly found out is one of the hardest moves in ballroom!When he got called back, he sang "Lean on Me." Director Kenny Ortega asked him to go out and learn Ryan's lines and read again. At the second callback, Grabeel and Tisdale auditioned together and their Sharpay-Ryan dynamic was quickly established."We ran through the scene and then she gave me notes," Grabeel recalled with a laugh.High School Musical star told People about the lavish affair.
Naturally, their first dance wasn’t just your standard minute-and-a-half of swaying side by side.
But what about Vanessa Hudgens, Zac Efron and Lucas Grabeel?
Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu, Monique Coleman, Vanessa Hudgens, Zac Efron, and Ashley Tisdale at the 2006 Billboard Music Awards.
actress joined her rumored boyfriend Nathaniel Potvin and on-screen brother Issak Presley for the event, celebrating the new Bluray and DVD release of the hit movie, hosted by Walt Disney Studios and Fandango.
, and the stars of the movie have definitely grown up!
"I obviously heard him because it was in a trailer, so it was really thin walls and I was like, Oh shit.