Helen Walsh

Madame Thénardier

Helen Walsh

Training: Helen graduated from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia, majoring in Voice and has performed all over the world.

Theatre credits: Ensemble & u/s Angie in The Wedding Singer (Korea); u/s Maria & Housekeeper in Man of La Mancha (London Coliseum); Ensemble & u/s Madame Morrible in Wicked (UK Tour); Ensemble & u/s Angie in The Wedding Singer (UK Tour); Mrs One in Adding Machine: A Musical (Finborough Theatre, London); Madame Thénardier in Les Misérables (Manila & Singapore); Ensemble and cover Madame Thénardier in Les Misérables (Queen’s Theatre, London); Baroness and cover Old Lady in Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory); Sister Margaretta  & understudy Mother Abbess in The Sound of Music (Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park); Auntie Em in The Wizard of Oz (London Palladium); Ensemble and cover Mother Superior & Mary Lazarus in Sister Act (London Palladium); Frau Schmidt in The Sound of Music (London Palladium); and Shawntel/Eve in Jerry Springer the Opera (UK Tour).

Additional credits include: cover Rosie and Donna in Mamma Mia! (Australasian Tour); But I’m a Cheerleader (workshop); Dancing with Shadows (workshop); Mrs Fox in Fantastic Mr Fox (Singapore Repertory Theatre); Minnie Fay in Hello Dolly (Australian Tour); cover Nellie in South Pacific (Australian Tour); cover Cosette and Éponine in Les Misérables  (Australasian 10th Anniversary and Asian & South African Tours); Jellylorum/Griddlebone & cover Grizabella in Cats (Australian Tour); Fabulette and cover Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance (Australian Tour); Bianca in Kiss Me Kate (Brisbane Energex Festival); the world premiere production of The Sunshine Club (Queensland Theatre Company); and The Music of Andrew Lloyd-Webber - Masterpiece (Beijing & Shanghai and the live recording and DVD).

Additional Australian credits include: Iris in Mack and Mabel; Gilbert and Sullivan á la Carte; Little Shop of Horrors; Dames At Sea; Side By Side By Sondheim; The Desert Song; Red Riding Hood in Into The Woods and Tina Denmark in Ruthless.

Original cast recordings include: The Sound of Music, Sister Act and The Wizard of Oz (all London Palladium).