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.
2019, aged 17, Lily Laight marks her sixteenth production at the Babbacombe Theatre.
Film and television
|2012||Comic Strip Presents||Young Anne||Episode: "Five Go to Rehab"|
|Les Misérables||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|
|2011||Matilda the Musical||Amanda Thripp||Cambridge Theatre||West End November 2011 - April 2012|
|2013||The Sound of Music ||Louisa Von Trapp||Regents Open Air Theatre||July - September 2013|
|2013||West End Encore||various||Babbacombe Theatre||Songs from West End musicals in London and dance accompaniments.|
|2014||West End Now||various||Babbacombe Theatre||Songs from West End musicals in London and dance accompaniments.|
|2014||Once Upon a Christmas||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"||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.|
- Taken from the bio in the programme for "West End Now"
- Mathews, Colin. "Babbacombe Theatre". up and coming shows. Retrieved 15 June 2019.
- "Torquay's Lily lands Les Miserables movie role with Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe". ThisIsSouthDevon.co.uk. 13 April 2012. Retrieved 4 January 2013.
- "Little Lily set to tread the boards in West End Matilda role". ThisIsSouthDevon. 5 July 2011. Retrieved 4 January 2013.
- "The Sound of Music". Retrieved 19 May 2013.
- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-1mQIZUMjU&index=4&list=UUXmE9IMJBKm4xVPJk0aN-Sw retrieved 3 August 2014
- "Babbacombe Theatre". Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 31 July 2014.
- "Babbacombe Theatre". Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 5 November 2014.
- "Babbacombe shows". Babbacome theatre .com. Retrieved 27 July 2017.