but the show celebrates perfectly the comedy and childlike nature of Buddy the Elf without resorting to the depths of crude buffoonery (that worked well in original non-musical movie form). There were. For on this very day (January 20) in 2006, millions of Disney Channel viewers tuned in to watch the premiere airing of High School Musical. It was a small, modern day showtunes-filled movie scheduled. Oct 14, 2015. It…