Autumn Hurlbert and Lauren Zakrin are among the former contestants from the 2008 reality competition Legally Blonde The Musical: The Search for Elle Woods taking part in the July 23 reunion concerts at Feinstein’s/54 Below. Show times are 7 PM and 9:30 PM.
The MTV series was designed to pick the replacement for Tony-nominated leading lady Laura Bell Bundy in the 2006 Broadway musical, based on the film of the same title.
The concerts feature Hurlbert (Something Rotten! national tour) and Zakrin (Cruel Intentions: The Musical, The Great Comet), along with Rhiannon Hansen (Legally Blonde national tour), Natalie Lander (The Middle), Cassie Okenka (School of Rock, Wicked), Rachel Potter (The X Factor, The Addams Family), and Libby Servais (Wicked, Lysistrata Jones).
Hurlbert was first runner-up to series winner Bailey Hanks. Runners-up Hansen and Zakrin performed in the show’s national tour.
Paul Canaan, an original Legally Blonde ensemble member who served as a judge on the series, hosts the event. The concerts are produced by Jen Sandler and musically directed by Daniel Lincoln.
Feinstein’s/54 Below is located at 254 West 54th Street, beneath Studio 54, in Manhattan. The concerts are currently sold out. Wait list information is available at 54Below.com.