The Warner Music Group will celebrate Elaine Paige’s 50 years in show business with a new compilation album entitled “The Ultimate Collection.”
Elaine Paige’s career-spanning album will feature songs from her starring roles in musical theatre alongside her favourite album songs, fan favorites and rare recordings. A track list has yet to be announced.
Elaine Paige OBE, as an actress, recording artist, producer and broadcaster, has made a major contribution to the modern musical that ensures her own chapter in the entertainment world and justifies the title “The First Lady of Musical Theatre”.
Elaine Paige has starred in many West End productions and on Broadway and in concert internationally, sweeping to fame when she created her award winning performance as Eva Peron in Evita. Following this she created the role of Grizabella in the original production of Cats and the classic song Memory became one of Elaine’s many hit records.
Further theatre productions: Hair, Jesus Christ Superstar, Grease, Billy, Chess (with her record breaking number one hit I Know Him So Well with Barbara Dickson), Anything Goes, Piaf, Sunset Boulevard in London and Broadway, The King and I, Sweeney Todd (New York City Opera). She has worked twice with Sir Peter Hall’s Theatre Company in The Misanthrope and Feydeau’s Where There’s A Will.
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Thursday 13th March 2014