Legally Blonde at The Bristol Hippodrome with Roxy from Eastenders

Legally Blonde at The Bristol Hippodrome with Roxy from Eastenders

Posted on: 26 Aug 2017

Legally Blonde The Musical will be at The Bristol Hippodrome from 2nd to 7th October 2017 starring Rita Simons as Paulette Bonafonte.


Legally Blonde in Bristol with Rita Simons The smash hit Broadway and West End Musical based on the best loved movie follows beautiful and popular sorority sister Elle Woods who loves to be pampered and is passionate about pink. When she is dumped by her boyfriend Warner Huntingdon III for a more serious girlfriend she puts down the credit cards and picks up the books. Packing up her trusty pooch, Bruiser, she bags herself a place at the prestigious Harvard Law School to try and win him back. With the support of her new friends she learns that you can be both smart and fashionable.


Rita Simons is best known for playing Roxy Mitchell in BBC’s Eastenders for which she has won numerous awards and is one of Britain’s best loved actresses. This all-singing, all-dancing romantic comedy is a fun-filled, feel-good pink fest, so bend and snap up your tickets today! Also starring: 


Lucie Jones who represented the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest with 'Never Give Up On You' and recently starred as Maureen in the 20th Anniversary tour of Rent, has played Elle Woods before in the Leicester Curve production and was a finalist in the 2009 series of The X Factor.  


Bill Ward is best known for his work on two of the country’s leading soap, Emmerdale and Coronation Street but Bill is no stranger to the stage and has performed in Spamalot and The Tempest. 


Ticket prices range from just £15 up to £51.50 and are available online here. Shows take place at 7.30pm each evening from Monday 2nd through Saturday 7th October 17 with additional matinee shows at 2.30pm on Wednesday and Saturday afternoon.


If you are looking for some pre-theatre dining or post performance drinks check out some of our recommended venues that are nearby below:


The Rummer Hotel All Saints Lane, Bristol, BS1 1JH, Aquila 30-34 Baldwin Street, Bristol, BS1 1NR, or if you fancy some fish and chips, head to Catch 22 38 College Green, Bristol BS1 5SP.

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