High school musical cast members reunite in Paris

It’s a Wild Cat reunion!

In an Instagram post shared by musical high school director Kenny Ortega on Saturday, former cast members of the film, including Lucas Grabeel, Vanessa Hudgens, Corbin Bleu and Bart Johnson, can be seen posing next to each other while the group attended Dream It Conventions in Paris.

@dreamitcon #paris #hsmforever,” Ortega, 72, wrote in the caption.

Johnson, 51, – who played Troy Bolton’s (Zac Efron) father, Coach Jack Bolton in the Disney franchise – later responded in the comments section, writing: “Back with my Wildcat family!! ❤️ ❤️❤️🏀🐾,”

On Friday, Johnson also announced the reunion of the cast members at the event held in France called Back to the Musical World 2.

“Back in Paris this week for BACK TO THE MUSIC with the Kenny Ortega family!!!” he captioned the post. “High school musical meets Descendents meets Julie and the ghosts LETS GOOOOO!! 🏀🐾.”

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In September, Disney announced the return of several beloved Wildcats for the fourth season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.

In addition to Johnson, East High’s resident smarty-pants Monique Coleman will reprise her role as the brilliant Taylor McKessie and Broadway veteran Alyson Reed will return as the crazy Mrs. Darbus.

It was previously announced that Bleu, 33, as Chad Danforth, Grabeel, 37, as Ryan Evans and Kaycee Stroh as Martha Cox would be returning after starring in previous seasons of the series. Disney+ show.

During D23, it was revealed that the upcoming fourth season would follow the characters as they return to East High for their senior year, only to find that the school was being used to film the long-awaited movie. High School Musical 4: Reunion movie, and they will all be playing featured extras.

Creator Tim Federle told PEOPLE that the upcoming season is a “true throwback to the original season.” “[It’s] the real throwback to why the show was lit in the first place, which is real theater kids singing in this iconic location, aka East High.”

Despite not signing to return as the Wildcats, East High power couple Troy (Efron) and Gabriella (Hudgens) have each posted their own tribute to their HSM days this summer.

Efron, 35, shared a photo of himself on Instagram, outside East High in Salt Lake City in July.

“Forget me not ✊🏼,” he captioned the post, referencing another famous teen movie. The Breakfast Club.

Meanwhile, Hudgens, 33, shared a preview of her comeback on Instagram with a video featuring “Breaking Free,” a song from the original 2006 TV movie.

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