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Anniversary “Dream Cast” concert of LES MISERABLES includes what many consider to be the definitive performance of “I Dreamed a Dream”.
Henshall won an Olivier in 1995 for SHE LOVES ME, and had acclaimed (but short-lived) leading roles in the original musicals PEGGY SUE GOT MARRIED and MARGUERITE. With acting roles on the small screen in both the US and the UK, she also appeared as a judge on the UK TV show Dancing on Ice.
Celebrating 25 years in the business this year, Ruthie Henshall appears to be only at her beginning. She recently made her first appearance on an Australian stage in a charity performance of SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, and will be debuting a solo show at the Hippodrome Casino in London in September, with further UK concerts to round out 2012.
Her first book “So You Want To Be In Musicals” is released in September, and there is a new CD in the works; for this fourth solo album fans around the world have been given the unique opportunity to nominate the songs they’d most like to hear on the album.