Video Roundup: Getting to Know MISS SAIGON's Newest Stars: Rachelle Ann Go & Devin Ilaw!
Rachelle Ann Go (Gigi). Rachelle Ann reprises her acclaimed West End performance as Gigi in Miss Saigon, for which she was named Best Supporting Actress in A Musical at the 2015 What's On Stage Awards. She began her career by winning a nationally-televised singing competition at the age of 17 in her native Philippines. She has since released seven multi-platinum solo albums and has appeared in various shows and international concerts. Additional theater credits include Ariel in The Little Mermaid (Manila), Jane Porter in Tarzan (Manila), and Fantine in LES MISERABLES (in the West End and Manila). Her stunning performance is captured on film in Miss Saigon -The 25th Anniversary Performance, screened this month in cinemas across the country, and next month around the world. Rachelle Ann Go is appearing in Miss Saigon with the support of Actors' Equity Association.
Devin Ilaw (Thuy) most recently performed in the new Broadway production of Les Misèrables. He also played Marius in the 25th Anniversary North American Tour of the musical. Devin has been seen as Song Liling in M.Butterfly, Evan in Wearing Black, Lun Tha in The King & I, and Thuy in Miss Saigon (2010 Toronto Revival). Concert performances include Billy Bigelow in Carousel with the National Asian Artists Project and Soloist in Bernstein'sMass with the Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Yannick Nèzet-Sèguin. Regional performances include North Shore Music Theatre, Pittsburgh CLO, Marriott Lincolnshire, Dallas Summer Musicals, Music Theatre of Wichita, and Prospect Theatre Company. Devin is also an accomplished classical pianist and holds a BFA in Acting and Music Theatre from Carnegie Mellon University.
In celebration of Go and Ilaw joining this marvelous revival, BroadwayWorld has decided to round up some amazing videos of the duo in action. Check it out!
Rachelle Ann Go performs medley of "I Dreamed a Dream," "On My Own," "Memory" and "Defying Gravity"
Devin Ilaw belts "On My Own"
Rachelle Ann Go performs "Chandelier" and "Bang Bang"
Devin Ilaw sings "Streets of Dublin"
Sarah G and Rachelle Ann Go reunite to perform "For Good"
Rachelle Ann Go sings "Behind These Walls"
Devin Ilaw sings "Afraid"