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Legally Blonde   

Palace Theatre, (4/29/2007 - 10/19/2008)
First Preview: Apr 03, 2007 Total Previews: 30
Opening Date: Apr 29, 2007    
Closing Date: Oct 19, 2008 Total Performances: 595

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: In and around the Delta Nu house, Southern California. In and around the Harvard Law campus, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Production Staff [Collapse]
Theatre Owned / Operated by Stewart F. Lane, James M. Nederlander and James L. Nederlander
Produced by Hal Luftig, Fox Theatricals (Kristin Caskey, Mike Isaacson), Dori Berinstein, James L. Nederlander, Independent Presenters Network, Roy Furman, Amanda Lipitz, Broadway Asia, Barbara Whitman, FWPM Group, Ruth Hendel, Cheryl Wiesenfeld, Hal Goldberg, David Binder, James D. Stern, Douglas L. Meyer, Stewart F. Lane, Bonnie Comley, Robert G. Bartner, Michael A. Jenkins, Albert Nocciolino and Warren Trepp; Produced in association with MGM Onstage, Darcie Denkert and Dean Stolber; Associate Producer: PMC Productions, Yasuhiro Kawana, Andrew Asnes and Adam Zotovich
Music by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin; Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin; Book by Heather Hach; Based on the novel by Amanda Brown; Based on the film by MGM; Musical Director: James Sampliner; Music orchestrated by Christopher Jahnke; Music arranged by Laurence O'Keefe and James Sampliner; Additional Arrangements: Alex Lacamoire
Directed by Jerry Mitchell; Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell; Associate Director: Marc Bruni; Associate Choreographer: Denis Jones; Assistant Choreographer: Nick Kenkel
Scenic Design by David Rockwell; Costume Design by Gregg Barnes; Lighting Design by Kenneth Posner and Paul Miller; Sound Design by Acme Sound Partners and Nevin Steinberg; Hair Design by David Brian Brown; Associate Scenic Design: Richard Jaris; Assistant Scenic Design: Todd Ivins, Gaetane Bertol, Brian Drucker, Rob Bissinger, Larry Brown and Corrine Merrill; Associate Costume Design: Sky Switser; Assistant Costume Design: Matthew Pachtman; Assistant Lighting Design: Jonathan Spencer; Assistant Sound Design: Jeffrey Yoshi Lee; Automated Lighting Programmer: Timothy F. Rogers; Make-Up Design by Justen M. Brosnan
General Manager: Nina Lannan & Associates and Maggie Brohn; Company Manager: Kimberly Kelley; Associate Co. Mgr: Nathan Gehan
Production Stage Manager: Bonnie L. Becker; Technical Supervisor: Smitty/Theatersmith, Inc.; Stage Manager: Kimberly Russell; Assistant Stage Mgr: Scott Rowen
Conducted by James Sampliner; Associate Conductor: Jason DeBord; Violin 1/Concertmaster: Antoine Silverman; Viola: Jonathan Dinklage; Cello: Peter Sachon; Lead Trumpet/Flugelhorn: Dave Trigg; Trumpet 2/Flugelhorn: Bud Burridge; Trombon/Bass trombone: Keith O'Quinn; Reed 1 (Alto sax, Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet, Penny whistle): Vincent DellaRocca; Reed 2 (Tenor sax, Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, English horn): Dan Willis; Reed 3 (Baritone sax, Clarinet, Bass clarinet, Flute, Bassoon): Chad Smith; French Horn: Roger Wendt; Drums, Percussion, Synthesizer: Greg Joseph; Acoustic & electric bass: Mark Vanderpoel; Keyboard 1: James Sampliner; Keyboard 2: Jason DeBord; Keyboard 3: Matt Gallagher; Electric/Acoustic guitars, Mandolin: John Putnam; Electric/Acoustic guitars: Kenny Brescia; Percussion, Mallets, Timpani, Latin, Electronic: Pablo Rieppi; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller; Copyist: Emily Grishman Music Preparation/Emily Grishman, Katharine Edmonds; Synthesizer Programmer: Leland Music Co.
Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Casting: Bernard Telsey; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Animal Trainer: William Berloni; Marketing: TMG - The Marketing Group; Dance Captain: Michelle Kittrell and Rusty Mowery; Dialect Coach: Stephen Gabis; Fight direction by Thomas Schall; Photographer: Paul Kolnik; Web Design/Online Marketing Strategy: Situation Marketing, Damian Bazadona, Chris Powers, Ian Bennett and Jimmy Lee; Dog Handler: Rob Cox and Kylen Kline
Laura Bell BundyElle Woods
(Apr 03, 2007 - Jul 20, 2008)
Richard H. BlakeWarner Huntington III
Christian BorleEmmett Forrest
Michael RupertProfessor Callahan
Kate ShindleVivienne Kensington
Nikki SnelsonBrooke Wyndam
(Apr 03, 2007 - Apr 06, 2008)
Annaleigh AshfordMargot
(Apr 03, 2007 - Sep 23, 2007)
April BerryKristine
Paul CanaanEnsemble
Beth CurryGabby
Amber EféJudge
Store Manager
Gaelen GillilandMom
Jason GillmanEnsemble
Becky GulsvigLeilani
Rod HarrelsonEnsemble
Manuel HerreraPadamadan
Natalie Joy JohnsonVeronica
Andy KarlGrandmaster Chad
Nick KenkelEnsemble
Michelle KittrellCece
Leslie KritzerSerena
(Apr 03, 2007 - Aug 12, 2007)
DeQuina MoorePilar
(Apr 03, 2007 - Jul 01, 2007)
Kevin PariseauDad
Matthew RischCarlos
Jason Patrick SandsEnsemble
(Apr 03, 2007 - Jul 22, 2007)
Noah WeisbergAaron
(Apr 03, 2007 - Dec 30, 2007)
(Apr 03, 2007 - Dec 30, 2007)
(Apr 03, 2007 - Dec 30, 2007)
Kate WetherheadChutney
(Apr 03, 2007 - Feb 24, 2008)
(Apr 03, 2007 - Feb 24, 2008)
(Apr 03, 2007 - Feb 24, 2008)
Swings: Lindsay Nicole Chambers, Tracy Jai Edwards, Rod Harrelson and Rusty Mowery
Understudies: Annaleigh Ashford (Elle Woods), Beth Curry (Brooke Wyndam, Shandi), Tracy Jai Edwards (Serena, Vivienne Kensington), Amber Efé (Paulette), Gaelen Gilliland (Enid, Paulette, Vivienne Kensington), Jason Gillman (Warner Huntington III), Becky Gulsvig (Elle Woods), Andy Karl (Emmett Forrest, Professor Callahan), Michelle Kittrell (Brooke Wyndam, Shandi), Kevin Pariseau (Professor Callahan), Matthew Risch (Warner Huntington III) and Noah Weisberg (Emmett Forrest)
Tony Award®
 2007 Best Book of a Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Heather Hach
 2007 Best Original Score [nominee] 
 Music by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin ;  Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
 2007 Best Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Laura Bell Bundy
 2007 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Christian Borle
 2007 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
 2007 Best Choreography [nominee] 
  Jerry Mitchell
 2007 Best Costume Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Costume Design by Gregg Barnes
Drama Desk Award
 2007 Outstanding Musical [nominee] 
 Produced by Hal Luftig , Fox Theatricals (Kristin Caskey, Mike Isaacson) , Dori Berinstein , James L. Nederlander , Independent Presenters Network , Roy Furman , Amanda Lipitz , Broadway Asia , Barbara Whitman , FWPM Group , Ruth Hendel , Cheryl Wiesenfeld , Hal Goldberg , David Binder , James D. Stern , Douglas L. Meyer , Stewart F. Lane , Bonnie Comley , Robert G. Bartner , Michael A. Jenkins , Albert Nocciolino , Warren Trepp , PMC Productions , Yasuhiro Kawana , Andrew Asnes and Adam Zotovich ;  Produced in association with MGM Onstage , Darcie Denkert and Dean Stolber
 2007 Outstanding Book of a Musical [nominee] 
 Book by Heather Hach
 2007 Outstanding Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
  Laura Bell Bundy
 2007 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee] 
  Christian Borle
 2007 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee] 
 2007 Outstanding Choreography [nominee] 
  Jerry Mitchell
 2007 Outstanding Director of a Musical [nominee] 
 Directed by Jerry Mitchell
 2007 Outstanding Lyrics [nominee] 
 Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
 2007 Outstanding Set Design of a Musical [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by David Rockwell
 2007 Outstanding Music [nominee] 
 Music by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
ACT 1 Sung By
Omigod You GuysMargot, Serena, Pilar, Delta Nu's, Elle Woods, Shopgirl and Manager
SeriousWarner Huntington III and Elle Woods
Daughter of Delta NuMargot, Serena, Pilar, Kate and Delta Nu's
What You WantElle Woods, Margot, Serena, Pilar, Kate, Mom, Dad, Grandmaster Chad, Winthrop, Pforzheimer, Lowell, Delta Nu's and Company
The Harvard VariationsEmmett Forrest, Aaron, Enid, Padamadan and Harvard Students
Blood in the WaterProfessor Callahan and Company
PositiveElle Woods, Margot, Serena, Pilar and Greek Chorus
Ireland (Reprise) Paulette
Serious (Reprise) Elle Woods and Warner Huntington III
Chip on My ShoulderEmmett Forrest, Elle Woods, Greek Chorus and Company
So Much BetterElle Woods, Greek Chorus and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Whipped Into ShapeBrooke Wyndam, Professor Callahan and Company
Take It Like a ManElle Woods, Emmett Forrest and Salespersons
Bend and SnapElle Woods, Paulette, Serena, Margot, Pilar and Salonfolk
There! Right There!Elle Woods, Professor Callahan, Emmett Forrest, Brooke Wyndam, Vivienne Kensington, Warner Huntington III, Enid, Judge, Nikos, Carlos and Company
Legally BlondeElle Woods and Emmett Forrest
Legally Blonde RemixVivienne Kensington, Enid, Elle Woods and Company
Omigod You Guys (Reprise) Elle Woods and Company
Find My Way/FinaleElle Woods, Paulette and Company