Suanne Braun to play Mrs Meers in #48HourMillie!
We’re so happy to announce that the role of Mrs Meers will be performed by the fabulous, multi-talent Suanne Braun, who says, “I’m thrilled, excited and terrified in equal measure to be a part of this incredible challenge.”
Showtime Challenge: 48-Hour Musicals’ one-night-only production of Thoroughly Modern Millie is coming to the Adelphi Theatre on 20 March 2016. An all-singing, all-dancing production, featuring full cast, choreography and orchestra. Rehearsed in just 48 hours, with proceeds to the charity Mind, this promises to be the West End’s most thoroughly-exciting night of the year. Tickets available here.
“We’re so delighted to have such a multi-talented, versatile, comedic actress on board in Suanne Braun. I honestly can’t WAIT to see her transform into Mrs Meers. What a treat we’re all in store for on 20th March!” Ian Haig
Suanne hails from South Africa originally and, after several years working in TV & theatre there, decided to move to Los Angeles. She spent 10 years in the USA. Highlights include Just Shoot Me (NBC), Wings (NBC), Stargate SG-1 (MGM), Prowler directed by Peter Bogdanvich (CBS) The West Wing City Live (NBC) FX- the series (FOX). Since moving to the UK credits include… Theatre: Mamma Mia (West End) Onassis (West End, Cabaret (UK no1 tour) Bernarda Alba (Union), Daisy Pulls It Off (The Gatehouse), Cougar the Musical (Belgrade Coventry), Sailing Somewhere (National Studio) Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Winchester) and the world premiere of I Have Life (world tour). Film and television: Survivor (Millennium Film), Girls Guide to Depravity (HBO), Need for Speed (Independent Films), Revealing Mr. Maugham (Sky One) and most recently Red Dwarf X1 (Dave).
More cast announcements coming soon . . .
Get your tickets here!
Amazing! Amazing! Amazing! THANKS A MILLIE-ON to the cast, orchestra, host, crew, production team, theatre staff, audience, and EVERYONE who helped make last night …
Yes, the 48-hour countdown has begun. The cast are busily rehearsing in preparation for the big night at the Adelphi Theatre. At the time …