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Natalie Casey joins Legally Blonde 26 April at Savoy
Natalie Casey takes over the role of Paulette, in Legally Blonde The Musical, from 26 April 2011. (She replaces Denise Van Outen).
Natalie Casey is best known for her TV role as 'Donna' in the BBC’s Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps. Her London Stage credits include The Invisible Man at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Well at the Trafalgar Studios 2 & Apollo Theatre, Fame at the Shaftesbury Theatre.
Legally Blonde The Musical, which won Best New Musical at the Olivier Awards, opened at the Savoy Theatre 13 Jan 2010, following previews from 5 Dec 2009, to positive notices from the popular press press, and is currently taking bookings to 31 March 2012.
It has music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin, book by Heather Hach. Orchestrations by Christopher Jahnke.
It is directed & choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, designed by David Rockwell, costumes by Gregg Barnes, lighting by Kenneth Posner and Paul Miller, sound by ACME Sound Partners. Produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Robert G Bartner, Ambassador Theatre Group and Jamie Hendry Productions.
College sweetheart and homecoming queen Elle Woods doesn't take no for an answer. So when her boyfriend dumps her for someone serious, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books, and heads for Harvard Law! Along the way, Elle proves that being true to yourself never goes out of style.