JAMESTOWN - The cast of Legally Blonde: The Musical, the fall production of the Jamestown Community College Uncommoners, has been announced by director Robert Schlick.
Cast members include JCC students Carl Brewer of Cassadaga, Amanda Wickmark of Fredonia, and Kari Ames, Hillary Belin, Amanda Campbell, Jennie Cross, Caitlin Cusimano, Breontai Gates, Karimah Rahman, Brian Swartzwelder, and Eva VanRusso of Jamestown, and former JCC students: Caitlin Clark, Michael Correy, Michael Giambelluca, Daman Holland, Matt Warren, Teal Weatherley, and Remington Whitcomb.
The musical will also feature area community members Skip Anderson, Logan Norris Beard, Kristina Benson, Tyler DeJoe, Crin Fredrickson, Destiny Gates, Josh Hutchinson, Russell D. Lee, Nathan Meleen, and Lauren Scharf and JCC employees Don Hill and Lindsey Kaufman.
"Roxie," a Chihuahua owned by Cathy Belin, will portray Elle Woods' dog, "Bruiser." "Emily," an English Bulldog owned by Susan Walters and Dave Swart, will portray Paulette the hairdresser's dog, "Rufus."
Legally Blonde: The Musical is about a sweetheart of a girl who wants to be a lawyer. Even though she is looked down on as silly and not lawyer material, she doesn't take no for an answer, doesn't give up, and goes on to succeed.
When Legally Blonde: The Musical played on Broadway, it earned two Tony award nominations, a Drama Desk award, and Outer Critics Award nominations. JCC's production of the musical, which will be the first done in the area, features modern songs, bright costumes, and high-powered dancing.
Legally Blonde: The Musical opens on Nov. 2 and runs for three weekends. For ticket information, call the JCC box office at 338-1187.