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Starlight Express Credits

Bochum - 2004 - 05 - Swing

Bochum - 2005 - 07 - Ashley

UK Tour - 2012 - 13 - Volta

2012 Biography

Swansea-born Louise trained at Laine Theatre Arts.

Theatre includes: Fame (Victoria Palace); understudy and played Marty and Frenchie in Grease (UK tour); Graziella in West Side Story (UK tour); Iris Kelly in Fame (UK tour); Babette (the feather duster) in Disney's Beauty and the Beast (UK and international tour); Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream (UK Tour); Lily St Regis in Annie (Olympia Theatre, Dublin and the Opera House, Cork); Babette in Disney's Beauty and the Beast (Malta); and over three years in the hugely successful German productionof Starlight Express, where she played the role of Ashley (the smoking car). She has since used her skating skills on numerous occasions for various Starlight promotions and as Tink in Peter Pan (llandudno and Darlington), both for Qdos; and Fifi the Fairy in Jack and the Beanstalk (Gaiety Theatre, Dublin).

Louise has modelled for Lacoste fashion shows in Paris; danced at the Dome 39 (RTL) in Germany; and sung at The Welsh Woman of the Year Awards in Cardiff. She has also appeared on Top of the Pops (BBC); Footballers' Wives (ITV) and in the film Alfie; as well as in various concerts, galas and trade shows

Louise has taught at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drame (Cardiff); Bridgend College, Groundswel Theatre Company, Swansea; Centre Point, Manchester; Mark Jermin Theatre School, Louise Edwards School of Dance, The Gaiety School of Acting, Temple Bar, Dublin; ITW, Dublin; KidKast / Old Abbey Dance Studios, Drogheda, Ireland; Starstruck Stage School, Dublin; Coolmine Community School, Dublin; and the Grand Theatre School of Dance, Swansea.

Louise has just finished touring with David Essex in All the Fun of the Fair as dance captain / understudy Rosa.