Meredith Braun is New Zealand's star of the West End

22/03/2012




Meredith Braun releases debut solo album , Braun is New Zealand's star of the West End.

Since 1990 Meredith has been considered one of the West End's brightest
stars, originating and recording such roles as ‘Betty Schaeffer’ in 'Sunset
Boulevard', ‘Lily’ in the RSC’s 'The Secret Garden' and playing the iconic
roles of ‘Eponine’ in 'Les Misérables' and ‘Christine’ in 'The Phantom of
the Opera'. On screen, Meredith starred as Belle in the 1992 Disney film
‘The Muppet Christmas Carol’ opposite Michael Caine and the cast of the
Muppets.

After a ten year absence, Meredith returns to performing with the release
of her debut solo album on March 26th, 2012. 'Someone Else's Story' is a
hand-picked collection of songs from contemporary musical theatre, each
one of them telling a very personal story. Composers include Stephen
Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Michel Legrand, Stiles and Drewe and
Stephen Schwartz.

This stunning, intimate collection features Arrangements and Musical
Direction by Paul Bateman (Musical Director for Sarah Brightman, Lesley
Garrett).

Recorded at London's Angel Studios September - December 2011.

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