She acted in Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "The Sound of Music," at the London Palladium in London, England with Connie Fisher, Alexander Hanson, Ian Gelder, Neil McDermott, Sophie Bould, Margaret Preece, Lauren Ward, and Christopher Blades in the cast. Jeremy Sams was director.
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Lesley Garrett CBE | Lesley Garratt
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
It is vital to keep in shape because opera is about credible casting. If you are playing a fabulous role you have to look fabulous and sometimes you have to wear very skimpy clothing or nothing at all. I've been nude on stage before now and can't aford to have a saggy tush.
She was awarded C.B.E.(Companion of the British Empire)on 30 December 2001 for her services to music.