Backstage follows a group of very talented teenagers as they sing, dance, and perform their way to the top at the famous Keaton School of the Arts. From the disappointments of failure, to the new friendships and crowning achievements, being a student at Keaton means you’re on the path to becoming a star.
Produced by Fresh TV and DHX for Family Channel
Created by Lara Robinson
Producers Brian Irving, Byron Martin
Production Designer Naz Goshtasbpour
Directors of Photography Brett Van Dyke and Simon Fraser
Assistant Costume Designer Charlene Seniuk
Set Supervisors Billie Blast and Jessie Gibbs
Truck Supervisor Rivkah Weisdorf
Costume Buyer Samantha Rice
Here are some of the initial inspiration pages for the characters.
Here are the original sketches for the dance sequence 'Step Sister' that takes place mid season, a ballet and hip hop version of Cinderella