Auditions for ‘Legally Blonde: The Musical’ are June 4 and 5 at JCC


JAMESTOWN – Auditions will be held on June 4 and 5 for Jamestown Community College’s production of “Legally Blonde: The Musical.”

The auditions begin at 7 p.m. in Scharmann Theatre. Final auditions will be held August 30 and 31 and performances will be held in November.

Anyone age 16 and up is welcome to audition. Those auditioning should memorize a song and bring sheet music for the accompanist. They should also wear loose-fitting clothing and be prepared to learn some dance moves.

The production calls for a cast of 40 people. According to director Robert Schlick, males ages 16 to 60 as well as male and female dancers, singers, acrobats, and gymnasts are needed.

“Legally Blonde: The Musical” follows the efforts of a girl who wants to be a lawyer, depicting her journey from looking at the world in a childish way to becoming a mature, successful woman. It begins as a fairy tale of believing that life will work out if you look good and marry well, and ends as a fairy tale that has been achieved through hard work.

“When Legally Blonde: The Musical” played on Broadway, it earned Tony award nominations, a Drama Desk award, and Outer Critics award nominations. The show, ranked in the top 10 most requested for tickets,   features 18 songs and plenty of costumes, settings, and high-powered dancing.

For more information, call 338.1153.