One source claims the 18-year-old was actually bullied for being there -- apparently not everyone thought she earned the right to walk the shows!
The insider spilled:
We did it! We finally did it!
We met the man of our dreams (besides Zac Efron, of course) backstage, after our show NEWSical!!
— River Viiperi (@RiverViiperi) September 13, 2012
Look how hot we look together! Dreams do come true! Ha!!
Check out even more photos of us and River together, at last, below!! YUM!
And don't forget to buy tickets to see us LIVE on stage in NEWSical The Musical!!!