College sweetheart and homecoming queen Elle Woods (Sheridan Smith) doesn't take no for an answer. So when her boyfriend, Warner (Duncan James), dumps her for someone serious, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books, and heads for Harvard Law School!
Based on the hit movie of the same name, Legally Blonde the Musical is the award-winning Broadway sensation created by a top-of-their-class creative team, led by Tony Award-winning director and Olivier nominated choreographer Jerry Mitchell (Hairspray).
This all singing, all dancing, feel good musical comedy will be the highlight of your year! Legally Blonde the Musical will take you from the social whirl of California Campus life to Harvard's Halls of Justice with the West End's brightest new heroine (and of course, her Chihuahua, Bruiser).
THIS MUCH FUN SHOULDN'T BE LEGAL!
Sheridan Smith - Sheridan is best known for many award-winning television roles which include eight series of Two Pints of Lager & A Packet of Crisps, two series of Grown Ups (written specifically for her), two series of Love Soup and series four of Benidorm. She played Emma in the multi award-winning The Royal Family and appeared as a guest lead in Gavin and Stacey. Her other television credits include Blood Strangers, Doctors, The Royal, Hawk, Fat Friends and The Comic Strip Presents Sex Actually as well as Lark Rise to Candleford and Jonathan Creek. Sheridan made her West End debut as Tallulah in the National Youth Music Theatre production of Bugsy Malone. Since then she has appeared in Into the Woods at the Donmar Warehouse, Ancient Lights for Hampstead Theatre, The People are Friendly for the Royal Court and Tinderbox at The Bush Theatre. She made her Shakespeare debut at the Regents Park Open Air Theatre in 2006 playing Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Bianca in The Taming of the Shrew. She also played the lead role of Audrey in the Menier Chocolate Factory’s production of Little Shop of Horrors which then transferred to the West End. As well as recording many radio plays, Sheridan played Lucie Miller, the Doctor’s assistant, in the radio version of Dr Who.
Duncan James - As an original member of the chart-topping band Blue, Duncan achieved 40 number one singles worldwide, three UK number one albums and sold 13 million records. In 2007 he was a finalist in ITV’s Dancing on Ice and later that year he joined the West End cast of Chicago to play Billy Flynn. He is a regular presenter on radio and television hosting shows such as The National Lottery, Soapstar Superstar, City Hospital, The Clothes Show, Capital FM’s Party in the Park, T4, GMTV’s Entertainment Today and Duncan’s Jukebox on Capital Radio. Most recently he has been seen playing himself in Channel 4’s comedy series, Plus One. Duncan has recently been announced as the new host of Sky 1’s Summer School Musical.
Gaumond - Alex appeared as Galileo in the No. 1 UK Tour of We
Will Rock You. His many other musical theatre credits include
Desperately Seeking Susan at the Novello Theatre, the No.1 UK Tour of the
Donmar Warehouse production of Guys and Dolls, Sunday in the Park with
George at Wyndham’s Theatre, The Full Monty at the Prince of Wales
Theatre and UK tour, Kiss Me Kate for the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre,
Miss Saigon on tour world wide, Something About You
at Jermyn Street Theatre. His many recordings include Scrooge and the
Sondheim Tonight Gala Concert.
Aofie Mulholland - After coming 4th in How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria, Aofie has gone on to star in Chiago, alternate Maria in The Sound of Music and various other concerts including Chess the Musical.
Jill Halfpenny - EastEnders, Waterloo Road, Strictly Come Dancing, Chicago and Calendar Girls
Peter Davison - As well as Dr Who Peter has performed in Spamalot, Chicago amongst other TV, film and theatre productions.
Susan McFadden - Susan won the lead role of Sandy in Grease on the TV show Grease is the Word. She also starred in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.
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