Forum staff reports, Published February 15 2009
Gulsvig up for Helen Hayes AwardMoorhead native Becky Gulsvig has been nominated for a Helen Hayes Award for her work in the lead role of “Legally Blonde, The Musical.”
Gulsvig, who plays the part of Elle Woods in the musical, is up for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production. The Helen Hayes Awards recognize excellence in professional theater throughout the Washington metropolitan area.
Gulsvig performed in the D.C. area as part of the national tour of “Legally Blonde, The Musical.” The production comes to the region later this year with performances set for April 29 through May 10 at St. Paul’s Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.
Winners of the Helen Hayes Awards will be announced April 13.
For more information on the Ordway performances, call (651) 224-4222 or visit www.ordway.org.