Tickets are still available for this of this fun musical.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Legally Blonde– the Musical is delighting audiences in Minnetonka. Presented by the award-winning Minnetonka High School theatre department, it is sure to be a refreshing follow up to the schools recent darker performances (Dracula – The Musical this past fall and last spring’s sold out Minnesota premiere of The Phantom of the Opera). Since opening on Broadway in 2007, this pink sensation has received seven Tony nominations, ten Drama Desk nominations and won three Laurence Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical. Based on the movie starring Reese Witherspoon, Legally Blonde tells the story of Elle Woods as she fights for her chance at love and discovers herself along the way. Woods, a UCLA sorority girl, decides to enroll in Harvard …
Showings of Minnetonka Theatre's "Legally Blonde –The Musical" begin April 20.
Tickets are now on sale for Minnetonka High School's next production– the Minnesota premiere of Legally Blonde. This Tony nominee and 2011 Laurence Olivier Award winner for Best Musical is sure to be a fun, poppy follow up to MHS’ recent darker performances (Dracula–The Musical this past fall and last year’s Minnesota premiere of The Phantom of the Opera). It is based on the Hollywood film starring Reese Witherspoon that follows sorority girl Elle Woods as she transfers from UCLA to Harvard Law in a plan to win back her boyfriend. “It is bright and bubbly, but under the surface this show truly has is a lot of heart,” explained director Kent Knutson. “There is a great message that is so important for all of us, especially in high school, …