Naomi Price

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Naomi Price
Born Shoreham by Sea, England, UK
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006–present

Naomi Price is an Australian stage actress and singer, best known for appearing in the fourth season of the Australian version of The Voice and her roles in original cabarets Rumour Has It: Sixty Minutes Inside Adele[1] and Wrecking Ball[2]

History[edit]

Price moved from England to Australia to study at Queensland University of Technology in 2003.[3] Since moving to Brisbane, she appeared in numerous productions including Matilda Women and Tashi Stories for QUT, Into the Woods, Children of Eden, Alice,[4] The Awfully Big Adventures of Peter Pan, Rent, Tell Me on a Sunday and The Wishing Well for Matrix Theatre/La Boite Theatre. In 2007, Price played the role of Cathy in Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years co-starring The Voice Australia season 2 runner-up Luke Kennedy. She has performed alongside Guy Sebastian, Marina Prior, Troy Cassar-Daley and Broadway composer Scott Alan.

In August 2010 and June 2011, Price played Mary Magdalene in the critically acclaimed production of Jesus Christ Superstar[5] at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Playhouse.

Price founded the little red company with co-devisor Adam Brunes in 2012 and together they have created original cabarets Rumour Has It: Sixty Minutes Inside Adele and Wrecking Ball which have toured extensively around Australia. She recently made her debut with Queensland Theatre Company[6] in their 2014 production of Gloria. Price also auditioned for season 4 of The Voice Australia. She was mentored by Ricky Martin throughout the series and placed 6th overall.

Live performances[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2015 Ladies in Black Fay Directed by Simon Phillips (Queensland Theatre Company)
2015 Rumour Has It Adele Created and produced by the little red company with Queensland Theatre Company
2014 Gloria Maggie Directed by David Bell (Queensland Theatre Company)
2014 Wrecking Ball Miley Cyrus Created and produced by the little red company
2013 Rumour Has It Adele Created and produced by the little red company
2012 Women In Voice Naomi Produced by the Judith Wright Centre
2012 Rumour Has It Adele Created and produced by the little red company
2012 The Class of 69 Petula Clark Produced by Tony Grace (Harbour Agency)
2012 Macbeth Lady Macbeth Directed by Ross Balbuziente (shake & stir theatre company)
2012 Romeo and Juliet Juliet/Tybalt Directed by Ross Balbuziente (shake & stir theatre company)
2012 Hamlet Gertrude/Ophelia/Player Directed by Ross Balbuziente (shake & stir theatre company)
2011 Jesus Christ Superstar Mary Magdalene/Mary Directed by Tim O'Connor (Harvest Rain Theatre Company / QPAC)
2010 Jesus Christ Superstar Mary Magdalene/Mary Directed by Tim O'Connor (Harvest Rain Theatre Company / QPAC)
2008 The Wishing Well Sarah / Bella / Lily / Jilly Directed by Michael Futcher (La Boite Theatre)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brisbane singer Naomi Price channels Adele". Rumour Has It. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Wrecking Ball hits Brisbane". Wrecking Ball. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sing A Morning bio". sing. Retrieved 12 July 2009. 
  4. ^ "Alice reviews". Alice. Retrieved 12 July 2009. 
  5. ^ "New take on Superstar a splendour to behold". Jesus Christ Superstar. Retrieved 8 October 2010. 
  6. ^ "Gloria confronts a life left behind". Gloria. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 

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