Mission Senior Secondary’s musical theatre department presented  Hairspray the Broadway Musical.

Mission Senior Secondary’s musical theatre department presented Hairspray the Broadway Musical.

PHOTOS: Mission Secondary students present Hairspray

Set in the 1960s, the show tells the tale of girl who fights racism and segregation during a dance competition.

Mission Senior Secondary’s musical theatre department put on an entertaining performance of  Hairspray the Broadway Musical at the Clarke Theatre on the weekend.

Set in the American Bandstand era of the 1960s, the show tells the tale of Tracy Turnblad as, with the help of her friends, she fights racism and segregation during a dance competition.