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The independent guide to Legally Blonde the Musical

Legally Blonde the Musical Synopsis

Act I Legally Blonde the Musical opens at UCLA’s Delta Nu sorority house, where Margot, Serena and Pilar are celebrating the news that campus dreamboat Warner Huntington III is set to propose to their bubbly, blonde president, Elle Woods. As they speculate on the details, Elle shops at the mall for the perfect dress (“Ohmigod…
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UK Tour (2017-2018)

A brand new UK tour of Legally Blonde the Musical returned through 2017-2018, starring Rita Simons (EastEnders) as Paulette, Bill Ward (Coronation Street) as Professor Callahan and stage actress Lucie Jones (Rent, We Will Rock You) as Elle Woods. This tour opened at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley in September 2017 and played at some…
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UK Tour (2011)

Following an award-winning run in London’s West End, producers Sonia Friedman and ATG took Legally Blonde the Musical on its first UK tour. Using the same creative team as at the Savoy Theatre, the new show saw the set and cast reduced to accommodate a wide variety of regional venues. Premiering at the Liverpool Empire…
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Broadway 2007 Production

Legally Blonde the Musical began previews on Broadway on April 3rd 2007, before officially opening at the Palace Theatre on April 29th 2007. The Broadway production closed on October 19th 2008. Original Broadway Cast Elle Woods – Laura Bell Bundy Tony Award-nominated actress Laura Bell Bundy is best known for originating the role of Amber Von…
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London 2010 Production

Legally Blonde the Musical began previews in the West End on December 5th 2009, before officially opening at London’s Savoy Theatre on January 13th 2010. The West End production closed on April 7th 2012. Creative Team Produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Robert G Bartner, Ambassador Theatre Group, Act Productions and Jamie Hendry Productions. Direction by Jerry…
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Production History

Production Timeline June 2001 – Amanda Brown’s novel Legally Blonde is published by AuthorHouse. October 2001 –  Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson and Jennifer Coolidge star in the film Legally Blonde. January 23rd 2007 – Legally Blonde the Musical receives a short run at San Francisco’s Golden Gate Theatre. April 29th 2007 – Legally Blonde the Musical transfers…
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