Do you remember Elle Woods? That girl from California who seemed to have it all in the movie Legally blonde. Gorgeous, popular, rich and with an apparently wonderful boyfriend. Come on, what any mortal would think is impossible to achieve. From there, the story takes a 180º turn whose outcome you will probably know. well now that story travels from California to Madrid to bring us Legally Blonde, The Musical. It will premiere at the Teatro La Latina on September 29 and tickets just went on sale.
After its success on Broadway and several international awards in the West End, this musical so alive and bright It has a dizzying pace. A rhythm that keeps us trapped in the theater seat and that has already made thousands of spectators laugh (and perhaps more than one cry).
And of course, the charisma of Reese Witherspoon in that 2001 film has found a good substitute in the theatrical version: the Argentine actress Lucia Ambrosini. She is an actress, singer and dancer, and has a long career in the world of television, music and theater. A trajectory that she goes through successful musicals such as West Side Story, Sister Act, Rent, Kinky Boots and Matilda, among others.
The same has happened with the rest of the cast: the role of Warner Huntington III will be played by the actor and singer Ricky Merino. Known for his television and musical side, his personal experience in musical theater is extensive: he has been part of productions such as Rent (Roger Davis) grease (Danny Zuko) and Ghost the Musical (Sam Wheat).
For his part, the role of Emmett Forrest will be played by one of the usual faces in large-scale musicals in this country: inigo etayo. She has starred in productions such as The Addams Family, Golfus of Rome either anastasiaamong others.
Finally, the character of Paulette Buonofonte will be played by Maya ContrerasArgentine actress with a career that includes musicals such as Priscilla, the queen of the desert, Shrek, the musical, Beauty and the Beast, Eva, the great Argentine musical or, already in SpainThe Doctor, the musical and The big night of Eurovision.
Legally Blonde, The Musical uses lyrics and music written by couple Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin, as well as an original booklet written by Heather Hach.
Get your ticket now and get ready for this hilarious journey that addresses topics with which to empathize.
Legally Blonde, The Musical