Success for another of our Musical Theatre finalist!
Success for another of our “Musical Theatre” finalist.
As reported in today's (Monday 28th August 2017) “Show Buzz” column of the South Wales Evening Post,
Bronté Barbé is to star as American songwriter Carole King in the UK and Ireland tour of “Beautiful” - the Carole King Musical.
Bronté was a finalist in the BBC Television series Over the Rainbow and recently appeared as Princess Fiona in the UK Tour of Shrek – The Musical.
Award-winning show Beautiful tells the true story of the woman behind the classical songs like Locomotion, You've got a friend and Up on the Roof.
The show tours until next June, go to beautifulmusical.co.uk/tour for details.
Choir followers will recognise Bronté from our 2012 Musical Theatre Competition where she was one of the five finalists. The picture shows (L-R) Michael Rees (Winner), Robert Quibell, Bronté Barbé, Georgia Warsama and Steffan Harri Jones at the 2012 Final at the Taliesin Arts Centre.
Claire Hammacott, Michael Norwood and Tim Richards formed the eminent adjudication panel.