What Audiences Should Know
Legally Blonde: The Musical
Recommended for ages 12 and up. Intended for general audiences. Contains mild adult language and situations. As a courtesy to our guests, children under the age of 5 will not be admitted.
Approximate Running Time
Act I: 60 minutes.
Intermission: 15 minutes.
Act II: 60 minutes.
There is a some mild use of obscene or offensive language–see the list below for details.
G*d/Omig*d: spoken 84 times
*ss/*ssh*le: spoken 5 times
Chr*st: spoken 2 times
H*ll: spoken 5 times
There are two instances of physical violence seen onstage between characters. The first is an intentional punch to the face. The second is an out-of-control "Bend and Snap" that results in a broken nose.
There are a few sexual references and innuendos. The Harvard Law students discuss the case of Russell v. Sullivan, a case whose details involve paternity and masturbation. Elle shows up to a house party as a Playboy bunny. In addition, due to her looks, Elle is subjected to multiple instances of unwarranted slut-shaming and gets hit on by one of her peers.
Drinking, Drugs, and Smoking
There are some alcoholic products seen and possibly consumed onstage–see the list below for details.
Wine: referenced 3 times; seen 2 times
Beer: referenced once; seen once
Jagermeister: referenced once
Families Can Talk About...
Legally Blonde: The Musical provides a good opportunity to talk with young people about the importance of ambition and fighting for what you want, both personally and professionally, and how being true to yourself never goes out of style.