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👠 MEET THE LEGALLY BLONDE CAST👠
ELLE - portrayed by @niamh_l10
Niamh Long is 18 years old and has been performing on the stage since the age of 4. She made the final of the prestigious London based competition, West End Calling. Niamh is moving to London in September to study a degree in Dance and Musical Theatre at the prestigious Urdang Academy.
She holds a Diploma in Musical Theatre and Grade 8 in classical singing with the McLaughlin School of Music and is now preparing for her Grade 8 in piano. She has studied Ballet (Grade 6) with The Rainbow School of Dance, as well as Tap and Jazz.
She has played leading roles in many of her local productions such as Annie, Jekyll and Hyde, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and Grease. Niamh played the title role of Christine Daae in the North West premiere of The Phantom of the Opera with DYMT, for which she was nominated and came runner up for the ‘Best Female singer’ in the all-Ireland AIMS Awards. Niamh also played the role of Rusty in Footloose with St Patrick’s Hall Musical Society and has recently finished playing the part of Maria in the company’s production of West Side Story.
Nationally, Niamh has played the roles of Eponine in Les Miserables, performed in the Waterfront Studio in Belfast, Rusty in Footloose at the Grand Opera House, Belfast (BMDS), and the role of Mary Magdalene in DYMT’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar in An Grainan Theatre.
This is Niamh’s third year performing with the Millennium Forum Youth Productions having played Mrs Bedwin in Oliver!, Maria in West Side Story and Bombalurina in last year’s production of Cats. She is delighted to be playing the role of Elle Woods and hopes that the audience will enjoy the show!
Legally Blonde will take to the stage from Wednesday 24 - Saturday 27 July. Get your tickets now 028 7126 4455
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