Elle yeah: YPAS nails “Legally Blonde” musical

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Elle yeah: YPAS nails “Legally Blonde” musical

Along with her paper application, Elle Woods asks her sorority to accompany her in a choreographed personal essay. Photo by Piper Hansen.

Along with her paper application, Elle Woods asks her sorority to accompany her in a choreographed personal essay. Photo by Piper Hansen.

Along with her paper application, Elle Woods asks her sorority to accompany her in a choreographed personal essay. Photo by Piper Hansen.

Along with her paper application, Elle Woods asks her sorority to accompany her in a choreographed personal essay. Photo by Piper Hansen.

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The Youth Performing Arts School’s (YPAS) fall musical this year is “Legally Blonde: The Musical,” with participation from YPAS students in musical theatre, dance, choir, orchestra, band and design and production.

Tickets are on sale but are going fast for the following performances: Nov. 16, 17, 30 and Dec. 1 at 7 p.m.

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  • Elle Woods beams with happiness as she is accepted into Harvard Law School based on the principles of multiculturalism. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Sisters of Delta Nu sorority sing Christmas carols outside of Elle's apartment as she studies with Emmett. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Elle Woods hugs her ex-boyfriend and classmate Warner Huntington III. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Recently convicted Brooke Taylor Windham hugs Elle after a visit in prison. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Paulette Bonafonte and Elle Woods head to the trailer park where Paulette used to live to try to get her dog back. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • After the opening scene, Elle Woods holds a card from her sorority sisters congratulating her on her engagement. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Salon manager, Paulette Bonafonte sings a ballad about love to Elle when she wants to make a drastic change to her hair color. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Brooke Taylor Windham runs through one of her infamous workout video routines. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Professor Callahan speaks to a student on the first day of Criminal Justice 101. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Along with her paper application, Elle Woods asks her sorority to accompany her in a choreographed personal essay. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Warner Huntington III and Elle Woods stand off after the first day of class. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Professor Callahan introduces himself on the first day of class. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Elle Woods explains to Paulette that she wants to change her hair to become more serious. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • After learning that her name was on the list of interns for a prestigious law firm, Elle Woods asks Emmett Forrest to pinch her. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Sorority sister holds Bruiser Woods, Elle's dog as she recovers in her room from a breakup. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Elle Woods sings in her room about the difficulties of being a law student at Harvard University. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Members of Delta Nu sorority stand behind Elle as she sings a battle against Vivienne Kensington. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Emmett Forrest explains to Elle Woods that the "chip on his shoulder" helped him to get through law school. Photo by Piper Hansen.

  • Elle Woods looks for the perfect engagement dress with the help of her sorority sisters. Photo by Piper Hansen.

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Cast A

Cast A will perform on Nov. 16 and Nov. 30.

  • Elle Woods: Annie Weible (12, YPAS)
  • Emmett Forrest: Nick Metry (12, YPAS)
  • Warner Huntington III: Kanaii Nakata (12, YPAS)
  • Professor Callahan: Mateo Sollano (12, YPAS)
  • Vivienne Kensington: Elise Newkirk (12, YPAS)
  • Brooke Taylor Windham: Anna Zoph (12, YPAS)
  • Paulette Bonafonté: Scout Grass (12, YPAS)
  • Enid: Sophia Baete (11, YPAS)
  • Margot: Bailey Pierce (12, YPAS)
  • Pilar: Vantasia Coles (12, YPAS)
  • Serena, Jump Rope Ensemble: Elise Hiegel (12, YPAS)
  • Kate, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Lily Carpenter (11, YPAS)
  • Leilani, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Katie Kinman (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble: Sarah Miyamoto (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Sarah Blackwell (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble: Kayla Cundiff (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Rachel Gardner (12, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Taylor Humphreys (11, YPAS)
  • Chutney Wyndham, Ensemble: Becca Chastain (11, YPAS)
  • Gaelen, Ensemble: Lillian Ramirez (10, YPAS)
  • Whitney, Ensemble: Sara Sparling (12, YPAS)
  • Mom, Ensemble: Jemma Williamson (11, YPAS)
  • Courtney, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emily Grace Gunkel (11, YPAS)
  • Judge, Ensemble: Justis Loftis (10, YPAS)
  • District Attorney Joyce Riley, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Sophia Pascua (10, YPAS)
  • Cashier, Ensemble: Briana Johnson (10, YPAS)
  • Dewey, Winthrop, Professor Callahan Understudy, Ensemble: Theo Harrah (11, YPAS)
  • Nikos, Warner Huntington III Understudy, Ensemble: Dalen Payton (12, YPAS)
  • Grandmaster Chad, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emerson Walker (11, YPAS)
  • Dad, Ensemble: Eddie Stakelum (12, YPAS)
  • Aaron, Ensemble: Dylan Shade (12, YPAS)
  • Lowell, Ensemble: Collin Stansbury (10, YPAS)
  • Pforzheimer, Ensemble: Hunter Broyles (10, YPAS)
  • Kyle, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emmett King (10, YPAS)
  • Carlos, Ensemble: Jimmy Renton (11, YPAS)
  • Padamadan, Ensemble: Adeleke Goring (10, YPAS)
  • Store Manager, Ensemble: Logan Nall (12, YPAS)
  • Kiki the Colorist, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Kobe Sawyer (10, YPAS)
  • Harvard Student, Ensemble: Roman Tate (9, YPAS)
  • TV Reporter, Ensemble: Braedan Criss (9, YPAS)

Cast B

Cast B will perform on Nov. 17 and Dec. 1

  • Elle Woods: Anna Sprau (11, YPAS)
  • Emmett Forrest: Jonathan Sutphin (11, YPAS)
  • Warner Huntington III: Kanaii Nakata (12, YPAS)
  • Professor Callahan: Mateo Sollano (12, YPAS)
  • Vivienne Kensington: Kylie McGuffey (11, YPAS)
  • Brooke Taylor Windham: Olivia Ray (12, YPAS)
  • Paulette Bonafonté: Abigail Romine (12, YPAS)
  • Enid: Annie Jennings (11, YPAS)
  • Margot: Jessica Rodgers (12, YPAS)
  • Pilar: Evey Robinson (11, YPAS)
  • Serena: Rylee Taylor (11, YPAS)
  • Kate, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Lily Carpenter (11, YPAS)
  • Leilani, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Katie Kinman (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble: Sarah Miyamoto (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Sarah Blackwell (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble: Kayla Cundiff (11, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Rachel Gardner (12, YPAS)
  • Delta Nu, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Taylor Humphreys (11, YPAS)
  • Chutney Wyndham, Ensemble: Becca Chastain (11, YPAS)
  • Gaelen, Ensemble: Lillian Ramirez (10, YPAS)
  • Whitney, Ensemble: Sara Sparling (12, YPAS)
  • Mom, Ensemble: Jemma Williamson (11, YPAS)
  • Courtney, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emily Grace Gunkel (11, YPAS)
  • Judge, Ensemble: Justis Loftis (10, YPAS)
  • District Attorney Joyce Riley, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Sophia Pascua (10, YPAS)
  • Cashier, Ensemble: Briana Johnson (10, YPAS)
  • Dewey, Winthrop, Professor Callahan Understudy, Ensemble: Theo Harrah (11, YPAS)
  • Nikos, Warner Huntington III Understudy, Ensemble: Dalen Payton (12, YPAS)
  • Grandmaster Chad, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emerson Walker (11, YPAS)
  • Dad, Ensemble: Eddie Stakelum (12, YPAS)
  • Aaron, Ensemble: Dylan Shade (12, YPAS)
  • Lowell, Ensemble: Collin Stansbury (10, YPAS)
  • Pforzheimer, Ensemble: Hunter Broyles (10, YPAS)
  • Kyle, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Emmett King (10, YPAS)
  • Carlos, Ensemble: Jimmy Renton (11, YPAS)
  • Padamadan, Ensemble: Adeleke Goring (10, YPAS)
  • Store Manager, Ensemble: Logan Nall (12, YPAS)
  • Kiki the Colorist, Ensemble, Jump Rope Ensemble: Kobe Sawyer (10, YPAS)
  • Harvard Student, Ensemble: Roman Tate (9, YPAS)
  • TV Reporter, Ensemble: Braedan Criss (9, YPAS)