LUCKY PENNY PRODUCTIONS GENERAL AUDITION INFORMATION 

Updated March 12, 2024

Lucky Penny Productions is seeking a diverse group of performers for our September 2024 production of “LEGALLY BLONDE, THE MUSICAL.” This is a non-AEA production. Seeking NON-UNION talent only. Meal and travel reimbursements provided.

WHEN: Please submit a virtual audition no later than SATURDAY, APRIL 6th. Reading/Vocal callbacks are set for MONDAY, APRIL 15 & MONDAY, APRIL 22.  A required dance callback for all (unless specified) is set for SUNDAY, APRIL 21. Callbacks will be by invitation only. 

WHAT TO SUBMIT: Please submit the following via our AIRTABLE link below:
-Your current Headshot or a recent photo of yourself
-Your current Resume
-A video link (with access given to luckypennycasting@gmail.com if password protected) of one song which showcases your talents (no a capella singing), AND a monologue selected from the following possibilities:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VpaNj0OIQ03ZAQP32_35rZ9cWxlOq2ZEBvJOdIlgDSo/edit?usp=sharing 

If you have performed with Lucky Penny Productions before, you are not required to submit an audition video.  We do however ask that you fill out an airtable form and upload a current headshot and resume for our files. SUBMIT YOUR INFORMATION AND AUDITION HERE:https://airtable.com/appVFUu3AuSMV1xRn/shrToTJdjKmN3bGAD 

“LEGALLY BLONDE, THE MUSICAL”
Book by Heather Hach, Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture 

Stage Direction by Barry Martin and Taylor Bartolucci
Music Direction by Debra Chambliss
Choreography by Staci Arriaga
Production Dates:  September 13 – 29, 2024 (with possible extension until October 6, 2024) 

Elle Woods appears to have it all. Her life is turned upside down when her boyfriend Warner dumps her so he can attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle ingeniously charms her way into the prestigious law school. While there, she struggles with peers, professors and her ex. With the support of some new friends, though, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world. Rehearsals will begin approx on August 4, 2024. Typical rehearsal schedule is Mon-Thurs evenings and Sat and Sun during the day when needed. 

NOTE: The roles of Paulette, Professor Callahan, and Enid Hoopes have been cast. All other roles available. 

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

ELLE WOODS. Female-presenting. 20’s. Gb3-G5 Soprano Belt. Delta Nu sorority girl with a love of fashion and style, follows her ex-boyfriend to Harvard Law School in the attempt to win him back. As she works to prove herself to others, Elle realizes her worth extends beyond her pretty face and bubbly personality. Defying the “dumb blonde bimbo” stereotype, Elle holds true to her values and challenges the norms of Harvard Law.

EMMETT FORREST. Male-presenting. 30’s. B2-A4 Tenor. Emmett is an intelligent, quirky, sensitive, and personable law student. He takes Elle under his wing and believes in her when it seems that no one else does.

WARNER HUNTINGTON III. Male-presenting. 20’s. Eb3-Ab4 Tenor.Warner is attractive, charming, and confident but very self-absorbed. He will do whatever it takes to achieve his dream of becoming a senator, including breaking Elle’s heart. 

PILAR, MARGOT & SERENA. Female-presenting. 20’s. G#3-F5 Belt. Margot, Serena, and Pilar are Elle’s entourage who follow her through the story acting as her “Greek Chorus.” They are stereotypical California sorority girls who admire Elle deeply and will do anything for her. Pilar is the sassy and sensible sorority sister. Margot is the seemingly dim-witted, boy-crazy sorority sister. Serena is the energetic cheerleader sorority sister. Strong singers and dancers with good comic timing and youthful energy. 

BROOKE WYNDHAM. Female-presenting. 30’s.  A3-G5 Alto or Soprano.Brooke is an exercise video star and former Delta Nu sorority girl who is accused of murdering her wealthy husband but refuses to testify in her own defense. Brooke exudes confidence and poise. Must have strength/endurance; actor belts while jumping rope. 

VIVIENNE KENSINGTON. Female-presenting. 20’s-30’s. A3-Ab5 Soprano Belt.Overachieving, smart and savvy law student; Warner’s new girlfriend and eventually fiancé. Intellectually driven, she feels threatened by Elle’s presence at Harvard. 

DELTA NU/GREEK CHORUS. Female-presenting. 20’s. High energy sorority sisters who are part of the Delta Nus/Greek Chorus. Looking for strong dancers. 

ENSEMBLE ROLES. Ensemble roles have specific characters/roles and will double. This is a huge show done with a small cast. Female and male presenting, All ethnicities. Looking for strong characters acting, some singing and dance. 

SUNDEEP PADAMADAN. Foreign Harvard law student. Former leader of his country. 

AARON SCHULTZ. Ridiculously accomplished Harvard Law student and multi-millionaire. 

DEWEY. Paulette’s rude, dog-stealing ex-boyfriend. 

KYLE B. O’BOYLE. Kyle is the smooth-talking UPS deliveryman. Paulette’s dream guy. 

NIKOS ARGITAKOS. Brooke Wyndham’s pool boy. European. Trial witness. 

CARLOS. Nikos’s “best friend”. 

CHUTNEY WINDHAM. Jealous stepdaughter to Brooke Wyndham. 

OTHER CHARACTERS Mrs. Woods, Mr. Woods, Judge, Court Stenographer, D.A. Joyce Riley, Jurors, TV Reporter, Whitney, Winthrop, Pforzheimer, Lowell, Grand Master Chad, Guard, Sabrina, Store Manager, Salespeople, Salon Patrons, Harvard professors and students, dancers in Brooke’s video, etc.


QUESTIONS? Email luckypennycasting@gmail.com