Auditions

Legally Blonde, The Musical


Saturday August 1st
12pm to 3pm Vocal
3:30pm to 5:30pm Dance


Sunday August 2nd
12pm to 3pm Vocal
3:30pm to 5:30pm Dance


Monday August 3rd
6:30pm to 9:30pm Callbacks

** Please email blonde@abqlt.org with your Full Name, Phone Number, Email Address, Voice Type, Resume (or list of experience), Headshot (or current photo). If you have a audition time preference, please specify. 

Legally Blonde – Casting Needs
The majority of the cast will play multiple roles.

Two dogs: One Male Chihuahua and One English Bulldog – appear in the show. The Chihuahua should bark on hand signal cue.

FEMALE CHARACTER BREAKDOWN: All roles (16- 45 years old) are open to any ethnicity unless otherwise noted within the character description. Everyone will be expected to sing, move well or dance.

Elle Woods (18-early 27) – Recent college graduate and quintessential Valley Girl who goes to Harvard Law school to impress her ex-boyfriend. She enters law school just a pretty face and hot body, but leaves pretty smart. This character will not be one-dimension. Elle needs to be not only youthful and bubbly, but also, vulnerable, lovable, determined, gregarious, and forceful. She must be a triple threat. Actor must be willing to be/become Blonde! Soprano Belt, Gb2 – G5, Moves well.

Paulette Bonafonte (22-35) – Actress must look young enough to still be able to have children. Brash and funny Hair Stylist (no hair experience necessary) She and Elle help each other to achieve their dreams of the perfect Man and Manicure. Actor must be comfortable with dogs. Actor must be willing to be kissed on stage. Soprano Belt, A3 – A5, Moves well.

Brooke Wyndham (17- 35) – A beautifully Deltu Nu sorority sister who stars in her own line of exercise videos. She is accused of murder. Actor must be able to dance and be skilled at jumping rope. Being physically fit is a must for this role to properly be able to sing and jump rope. Be prepared to jump rope at your audition. Alto or Soprano, A3 – G5, Dancer.

Pilar (18-early 30’s) – Delta Nu sorority sister/Greek Chorus Member. She is the sassy and sensible one. Soprano Belt, G#3 – F5, Moves well.

Serena (18-early 30’s) – Delta Nu sorority sister/Greek Chorus Member. She is the UCLA cheerleader. Soprano Belt, G#3 – F5, Dancer

Margot (18-early 30’s) – Delta Nu sorority sister/Greek Chorus Member. She is the man hungry, seemingly dim-witted one. Soprano Belt, G#3 – F5, moves well.

Enid Hoopes – (21-40s years old) – Harvard Law Student and extreme feminist and former Peace Corp volunteer. A more mature actor who must be comfortable playing a lesbian stereo-type. Comic timing is a must. Soprano Belt, G3 – G5

Vivienne Kensington (21-30 years old) – Stuck up and wealthy. She is a smart and savvy law student that understands that what matters most are brains. Although beauty is not her highest priority, she is also very attractive. Soprano Belt, A3 – F5, moves well

Chutney Wyndham (22-30) – Step Daughter to Brook Wyndham. Smaller Role, but will also be an ensemble dancer through-out the show.

FEMALE ENSEMBLE CHARACTERS (18- 40 years old; open to all ethnicities) – Ensemble characters will be used multiple times throughout the entire production.. Some ensemble female characters will include:

  • Delta Nu Sisters: CeCe, Veronica, Leilani , Shandi, Gabby, and Kristine
  • Mrs. Woods – Elle’s Mom – Alto, C4 – E5
  • Whitney – Vivienne’s Best friend – Alto, G3-C5
  • Store Clerk #1, Store Manager, Front of Store Cashier, Perfume Clerk #1 and #2
  • District Attorney Joyce Riley, Judge, Stenographer
  • Delta Nu and current UCLA students
  • Mall and Beauty Shop People
  • Harvard Law Students

MALE CHARACTER BREAKDOWN – All roles are open to any ethnicity unless otherwise noted within the character description. Everyone will be expected to sing, move well or dance.

Emmett Forrest (22- 35 years old) – Attractive, comedic, smart and sensitive, Law school graduate assistant who takes Elle under his wing and finds love with her. Tenor, B2 – A4

Warner Huntington III (18-30 years old) – He is a model, extremely attractive and self-centered. His pompous and arrogant nature destroys everything that he could have had with Elle. Always striking a pose. Tenor, Eb3 – Ab4

Professor Callahan (35-50 years old) – A pompous and manipulative law professor at Harvard. He objectifies Elle. Callahan should be both charismatic and warm but able to turn instantly to a conniving shark. Baritone, A2 – F#4

Dewey (30-50; open ethnicity) – Paulette’s ex-boyfriend. Red neck and trashy. Lazy. Smaller role. Actor will also be in the ensemble. (non-singing, but will be in ensemble)

Kyle (22-35; Irish looking) – A handsome, in shape USPS/Fedex/UPS employee. Must be physically fit must be comfortable being an object of lust. A dancer familiar with Irish Step dance. Smaller role but will also be an ensemble member throughout the show. Actor must be comfortable with dogs. (non-singing, but will in ensemble)

Sundeep Padamadan (18-mid 30’s) – Harvard Law Student and ex-dictator of an East Indian nation. Baritone/Tenor, Moves well.

Aaron Schultz (18-30 years old) – A Harvard Law Student and multi-millionaire. Second Tenor, Dancer

MALE ENSEMBLE CHARACTERS (18- 45 years old; open to all ethnicities) Ensemble characters will be used multiple times throughout the entire production. Some ensemble male characters will include:

  • Mr. Woods – Elle’s Dad; Baritone, D3-E#4
  • Jamaican Rapper Grand Master Chad (High Baritone) and Dances
  • Harvard Admissions Council Members: Winthrop, Lowell, and Pforzheimer (Bari-Tenors)
  • Hair Colorist
  • Carlos – Nikos’ Gay Lover- Tenor
  • Nikos – Brooke’s Pool Boy
  • UCLA students
  • Mall and Beauty Shop people
  • Harvard Law Professors and Students
  • On the street Reporter

 

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