Step 1: Go to the auditions.
Step 2: Practice your jazz hands and spirit fingers.
Step 3: Crush the competition.
Step 4: Study your script from cover to cover.
Step 5: Work on the choreography with all your back-up dancers.
Step 6: Get fitted for a glamorous costume.
Step 7: Practice your lifts with a partner.
Step 8: Scream at the director for not understanding your vision.
Step 9: Collapse from exhaustion.
Step 10: Forget your lines and try to memorize them again.
Step 11: Try to use the props correctly and without hurting yourself or others.
Step 12: Try on your costume wig and try not to scratch too much.
Step 13: Accidentally fall in love with the male/female lead playing opposite you.
Step 14: Try to build up some enthusiasm despite not sleeping for 48 hours.
Step 15: Blend your stage make-up to perfection.
Step 16: Step out into the spotlight WHERE YOU BELONG.
Step 17: Accept the applause and praise that you so richly deserve.
Still not ready for the show? Watch the network television premiere of A Cinderella Story: If The Shoe Fits on Sunday, November 27 at 8PM/7C!
Part of The Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas on Freeform.