Meet the Cast: Colette Lennon | Pandora Braithwaite
Colette has the onerous task of playing four characters in Bruiser's upcoming production of The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole. Colette will not only be stepping into the shoes of Adrian's love interest Pandora, but she will also play his Grandma and neighbours Doreen and Mrs Lucas! As she gets to grips with her multiple roles, why don't you check out some of her previous work!
Colette comes from Belfast and trained in Musical Theatre at The Royal Academy Music in London.
Some of her most recent roles include; Wife Donaghy in The Faerie Thorn, (Big Telly, international tour) Claire in Gordon Osram's Funeral (Accidental Theatre, Ireland Tour), Barbara in That Man Musical (Hippodrome,Westend London) Portia in The Merchant of Venice (C21), The Clockmaker's Daughter (The Landor, London), Caroline Bingly in Pride and Prejudice (Lyric Theatre/Everyman theatre, Cork), Jacque Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (Blunt fringe/Lyric Theatre), Rona Lisa Peritti in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (The MAC/Bruiser), The Incredible Book Eating Boy (The MAC/Cahoots NI), Anna in The King and I (Theatre at The Mill), Henna Night (Rawlife).
Colette has also toured Europe and Germany with the shows The Best of the Musicals and Broadway Goes Rock, where she took on the roles on Mary Poppins, Christine (Phantom) and Elphaba (Wicked). She has also done a tour of America with Celtic Nights where she was lead vocalist alongside Peter Corry.
Her film/TV credits include, Paige in Mute (sexyraygun), How We Won the War (BBC) and Northern Ireland Tourism Advert (Street Monkey). Colette is thrilled to be working with Bruiser Theatre Company again playing multiple roles in The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4.
Check out Colette's musical showreel here: