The Rock group Nova, brothers Tony and Mike, are coming to the end of a very successful tour, but Tony wants to quit so he can carry on partying and Mike wants to write new material and try for a solo career. So their manager Glen finds a new artist, Alesha, and using all modern day media makes her the world’s biggest internet hit
we watch the process from auditions, dancers, rehearsals, costume, makeup, interviews and photo shoots.
But Eddie, her friend and original manager, is finally getting a taste of the high life and enters a world of gambling and dodgy deals which send Alesha's finances and friendships out of control.
Joy and Sky are best friends with Alesha from school days and have been with her from the start as backing singers, dancers and collaborators, but as Alesha finds love with Mike, Joy’s relationship with Tony ends when both of them hit rock bottom in a frenzy of parties and media hype. Sky however seems to relish the constant attention and becomes Glens PA .This is the last thing Stella wants as she has been Glens PA since she worked her way up from a long standing affair with Tony .She finds the three girls interfering with her ambitions and slowly twists the truth to manipulate the situation.
When their number one fan( Jane ) wins a competition to see the last Nova concert, she finds herself alone with Tony and realises what she reads in the magazines isn’t always the truth and the image she has of Him is shattered when he attacks her. With the steady stream of minor celebrities all wanting to cash in on Alesha's success, can she survive the pressure?
As Alesha hits the Brit awards a figure with a gun steps forward and we realise Stella has finally lost the plot. Jane sees the gun and shouts out. In the commotion the gun goes off and Tony is hit in the shoulder. Jane is hailed as the savour of the day and she becomes the celebrity.
Using a mixture of rock, pop and R & B this show finally brings the music of the charts on stage, bridging the gap between an arena rock show and the quick fire editing of a music video, Based on every rag to riches film with the music of an iTunes generation ...A girl with a dream finds love, fame and fortune....A STAR IS BORN .BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR....