Lily Laight

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Lily Laight at the Babbacome Theatre in December 2017

Lily May Laight is an English child actress from Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon. Laight is known for acting in Love, Rosie, In Secret and Frequencies.

Career[edit]

Laight comes from a theatrical family and made her stage debut at the age of two. She first appeared at the Babbacombe theatre, Torquay as part of the supporting act Kidz Aloud troupe aged 7. Following her success in the "Torbay's Got Talent" contest at age 8 she appeared as a soloist at the Babbacombe theatre for their "Christmas Laughter Party". Appearances in London theatre, television, and film have followed.[1]

2019, aged 17, Lily Laight marks her sixteenth production at the Babbacombe Theatre.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Film and television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Comic Strip Presents Young Anne Episode: "Five Go to Rehab"
Les Misérables[3] Turning girl Uncredited
2013 In Secret Young Thérèse Raquin
Doc Martin Becky Wead Episode: "The Tameness of the Wolf"
Frequencies Marie as a child
2014 Love, Rosie Katie Dunne

Theatre[edit]

Year Production Role Theatre Notes
2011 Matilda the Musical[4] Amanda Thripp Cambridge Theatre West End November 2011 - April 2012
2013 The Sound of Music [5] Louisa Von Trapp Regents Open Air Theatre July - September 2013
2013 West End Encore[6] various Babbacombe Theatre Songs from West End musicals in London and dance accompaniments.
2014 West End Now[7] various Babbacombe Theatre Songs from West End musicals in London and dance accompaniments.
2014 Once Upon a Christmas[8] various Babbacombe Theatre November–December. Songs and dance accompaniments.
2015 The Music of the Night various Babbacombe Theatre Thursdays April–October. Songs and dance accompaniments.
2015 Christmas House Party various Babbacombe Theatre Wednesdays November–December. Songs and dance routines.
2016 The Music of the Night various Babbacombe Theatre Thursdays April–October. Songs and dance accompaniments.
2016 "The Magic of Christmas" various Babbacombe Theatre Wednesdays November–December. Songs and dance routines.
2017 "Legends of the West End"[9] various Babbacombe Theatre Thursdays April–September. Songs and dance routines.
2017 "Christmas is Magical" various Babbacombe Theatre Wednesdays November–December. Songs and dance routines.
2018 "West End at the Movies" various Babbacombe Theatre Thursdays May–October. Songs and dance routines
2018-19 "Christmas Crackers" various Babbacombe Theatre Varied days end October, beginning January. Songs and dance routines
2019 "I ♥ Music" various Babbacombe Theatre Thursdays May-October. Songs and dance routines.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Taken from the bio in the programme for "West End Now"
  2. ^ Mathews, Colin. "Babbacombe Theatre". up and coming shows. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Torquay's Lily lands Les Miserables movie role with Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe". ThisIsSouthDevon.co.uk. 13 April 2012. Retrieved 4 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Little Lily set to tread the boards in West End Matilda role". ThisIsSouthDevon. 5 July 2011. Retrieved 4 January 2013.
  5. ^ "The Sound of Music". Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  6. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-1mQIZUMjU&index=4&list=UUXmE9IMJBKm4xVPJk0aN-Sw retrieved 3 August 2014
  7. ^ "Babbacombe Theatre". Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 31 July 2014.
  8. ^ "Babbacombe Theatre". Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 5 November 2014.
  9. ^ "Babbacombe shows". Babbacome theatre .com. Retrieved 27 July 2017.

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