Aria Appleton is a talented 11 year old girl who will will do anything to achieve stardom - even conspire to cheat her best friend out of the lead role in the school musical. When Aria's oblivious mother leaves on a two week "business cruise", Aria is forced to stay with her babysitter's quirky, but genuine family. Through the family's positive influence, Aria begins to have second thoughts about her schemes, but might not be able to stop the events she's set in motion. Through everything, Aria escapes into her imagination to make sense of it all - her imagination, of course, being a variety of fantastic sequences, animation and musical numbers.
She wants more than just 15 minutes of fame!