Degerstedt was part of the Center Theatre Group production of Jason Robert Brown's 13 – she will star as Harvard Law Student Elle Woods. Bauer, who appeared on Broadway in the 2003 revival of Gypsy and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, will play Emmett.
The cast will also include Taylor (The Marvelous Wonderettes) as Paulette, Storrs as Vivienne and LeMay as Professor Callahan.
Complete casting and creative duties will be announced shortly.
Legally Blonde has music and lyrics by both Laurence O'Keefe (Bat Boy: The Musical; Cam Jansen and the Curse of the Emerald Elephant; Sarah, Plain and Tall) and Nell Benjamin (Cam Jansen; Sarah, Plain and Tall; The Mice) and a book by Heather Hach (the film "Freaky Friday").
Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Box Office, located at 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks, or through any Ticketmaster location or by phone at (800) 745-3000.