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Kimberley Walsh

 
Bio:
Kimberley Walsh is best known as a member of pop sensation Girls Aloud, one of the UK’s most successful girl groups. Alongside Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts, and Sarah Harding she has sold over 10 million records, released five platinum selling studio albums and 1 platinum selling ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kimberley Walsh is best known as a member of pop sensation Girls Aloud, one of the UK’s most successful girl groups. Alongside Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts, and Sarah Harding she has sold over 10 million records, released five platinum selling studio albums and 1 platinum selling ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Premiere, 2020
Annie
  [West End]
West End Premiere, 2019
Susan Lawrence

Photos

Cory English, Tania Mathurin, Kimberley Walsh, Jay McGuiness, Harriet Thorpe, Daniel  Photo

Cory English, Tania Mathurin, Kimberley Walsh, Jay McGuiness, Harriet Thorpe, Daniel Casey

From: 
Date:
09/01/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Premiere, 2020
Annie

  [West End]
West End Premiere, 2019
Susan Lawrence

Kimberley Walsh Biography

Kimberley Walsh is best known as a member of pop sensation Girls Aloud, one of the UK‚Äôs most successful girl groups. Alongside Cheryl Cole, Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts, and Sarah Harding she has sold over 10 million records, released five platinum selling studio albums and 1 platinum selling Greatest Hits album, won a Brit award and played sold-out arena tours. Most recently Kimberley collaborated with Aggro Santos on the top ten hit ‚ÄėLike U Like‚Äô.

Kimberley‚Äôs love of musical theatre was explored in the ITV2 documentary The Passions of Girls Aloud which culminated in her appearance at the Queen‚Äôs Theatre, singing ‚ÄėOn My Own‚Äô in the role of Eponine in Les Mis√©rables. This was the realisation of a life-long dream, having played the role of Young Cosette in Les Mis√©rables when she was twelve years old, and after appearing in the touring production of Evita at the Bradford Alhambra at the age of fourteen.

Kimberley’s presenting credits include Suck My Pop (MTV Viva), Blue Jean Girl (Sky 1), BBC Live Switch Awards, hosting the BAFTA Red Carpet Coverage for E! Entertainment alongside Steve Jones, co hosting The Five O Clock Show with Stephen Mulhern, as a panellist on Let’s Dance for Sports Relief, duetting with Neyo on One Night Stand (ITV2), presenting World’s Greatest Popstar about her idol Beyonce Knowles, 50 Greatest Pop Videos (Channel 4) and presenting live coverage from South Shields for the X Factor Final (ITV1).

Film roles include playing Prissy Polly in the movie of Horrid Henry, and featuring alongside her fellow band members in St Trinian’s.

TV includes Buds, Britannia High (ITV1), The Book Tower, Readabout, The Ward, Stan the Man and This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper.

Kimberley also turned her hand to writing with a weekly column for OK Magazine, designed her own jewellery line, been named as both Yorkshire Young Achievers and Cosmopolitan Magazine’s Woman of the Year 2009, and 2011 has seen her as the face of Puma.

Kimberley continues to work alongside her two favourite charities, Comic Relief (which saw Kimberley climb Mount Kilimanjaro and helped to raise over £10million) and The Haven for which she is an Ambassador.




Kimberley Walsh News

UK Theatre Launches Biggest 2-for-1 Ticket Offer For National Lottery Players Photo UK Theatre Launches Biggest 2-for-1 Ticket Offer For National Lottery Players
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2022

UK Theatre is launching Love Your Local Theatre, a new campaign encouraging the public to support their local theatres as they begin to recover from the impact of Covid. Over 100 theatres UK-wide have come together to join in on the effort and offer the biggest ever 2-for-1 ticket offer to National Lottery players who attend a show during the month of March.

Theatre Royal Winchester Joins National Lottery 2 for 1 Ticket Offer Photo Theatre Royal Winchester Joins National Lottery 2 for 1 Ticket Offer
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2022

Today, UK Theatre launched Love Your Local Theatre, a new campaign encouraging the public to support their local theatres as they begin to recover from the impact of Covid. Theatre Royal Winchester has joined over 100 theatres UK-wide to offer the biggest ever 2-for-1 ticket offer to National Lottery players who attend a show during the month of March.

LISTEN: Alan Menken Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical, New Upcomi Photo LISTEN: Alan Menken Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical, New Upcoming Animated Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Alan Menken appeared on the season finale episode of eleven, a UK-based arts and theatre podcast that releases a weekly interview with leaders in the theatrical sphere.  In the episode, he discussed collaborating with Lin-Manuel Miranda for new adaptation of The Little Mermaid, his recent EGOT win, the future of theatre amidst the pandemic, and more.

VIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, th Photo VIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, the Importance of Theatre, and More
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

OfficialLondonTheatre's Milly and Jess vlogged their experience attending Sleepless the Musical at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre on its press night.

SLEEPLESS, A MUSICAL ROMANCE Reduces Seating Capacity, Increases Ventilation and More Photo SLEEPLESS, A MUSICAL ROMANCE Reduces Seating Capacity, Increases Ventilation and More for Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2020

Yahoo has reported on the various changes Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre has made to allow for performances of SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, including increased ventilation, a one way system, hand-sanitizing stations, and contactless payments at the bar.

Review Roundup: Did The Critics Fall In Love With SLEEPLESS: A MUSICAL ROMANCE? Photo Review Roundup: Did The Critics Fall In Love With SLEEPLESS: A MUSICAL ROMANCE?
by Review Roundups - Sep 2, 2020

SLEEPLESS: A MUSICAL ROMANCE began socially distanced indoor performances at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre on 25 August, and the show opened officially last night. Let's see what critics had to say!

BWW Review: SLEEPLESS: A MUSICAL ROMANCE, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre Photo BWW Review: SLEEPLESS: A MUSICAL ROMANCE, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre
by Laura Fuller - Sep 2, 2020

The Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre was certainly abuzz last night for the opening night of Sleepless - the first fully staged musical to take place in the UK since the beginning of lockdown.

Photo Flash: First Look at SLEEPLESS, A MUSICAL ROMANCE, at the Troubadour Wembley Pa Photo Photo Flash: First Look at SLEEPLESS, A MUSICAL ROMANCE, at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2020

SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, began socially distanced indoor performances at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre on 25 August. The show opens officially tonight.

BWW Interview: Harriet Thorpe Talks SLEEPLESS at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Harriet Thorpe Talks SLEEPLESS at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre
by Laura Fuller - Aug 31, 2020

Harriet Thorpe is perhaps best known for her work on Absolutely Fabulous and The Brittas Empire. However she has also enjoyed an extensive theatre career including roles in Les Misérables, Mamma Mia!, Crazy For You and The Dresser. Shea??s currently starring as Eleanor in the new musical Sleepless (based on the hit film Sleepless in Seattle), currently in previews at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre. Harriet talks to BroadwayWorld about the excitement and anticipation surrounding the first fully staged theatre production since the beginning of lockdown. 

VIDEO: Jay McGuiness Performs 'Everything' in a Clip From SLEEPLESS; Begins Performan Photo VIDEO: Jay McGuiness Performs 'Everything' in a Clip From SLEEPLESS; Begins Performances Tonight!
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2020

SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, officially begins performances tonight, August 25, at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre!

Kimberley Walsh Videos

VIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, th VideoVIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, the Importance of Theatre, and More
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

OfficialLondonTheatre's Milly and Jess vlogged their experience attending Sleepless the Musical at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre on its press night.

VIDEO: Jay McGuiness Performs 'Everything' in a Clip From SLEEPLESS; Begins Performan VideoVIDEO: Jay McGuiness Performs 'Everything' in a Clip From SLEEPLESS; Begins Performances Tonight!
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2020

SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, officially begins performances tonight, August 25, at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre!

VIDEO: Kimberley Walsh Sings 'Outta My Hands' From SLEEPLESS VideoVIDEO: Kimberley Walsh Sings 'Outta My Hands' From SLEEPLESS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 5, 2020

A new video has been released of Kimberley Walsh singing 'Outta My Hands' from the new musical SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, which will begin socially distanced indoor performances at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre from 25 August. 

BWW TV: Watch Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Sing 'We're Gonna Be Fine' from BIG VideoBWW TV: Watch Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Sing 'We're Gonna Be Fine' from BIG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 10, 2019

Based on the smash-hit movie starring Tom Hanks, BIG The Musical is only on for three more weeks at the Dominion Theatre, closing on 2 November 2019. Below, watch as Jay McGuiness (Josh Baskin) and Kimberley Walsh (Susan Lawrence) sing 'We're Gonna Be Fine'.

STAGE TUBE: Opening Night at West End's ELF the Musical
by Robert Diamond - Nov 6, 2015

Check out footage from the show and from the opening night celebration!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of the London Premiere of ELF, Starring Ben Forster, Kimberley Walsh and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2015

The full cast for the London premiere of the smash hit musical ELF has been announced.  The company is led by Ben Forster as Buddy, Kimberley Walsh as Jovie, Joe McGann as Walter Hobbs and Jessica Martin as Emily Hobbs, with Jennie Dale as Deb, Mark McKerracher as Santa and Graham Lappin as Store Manager.  Also in the cast are Katie Bradley, Charlie Bull, Nicola Coates, Alex Fobbester, Anton Fosh, Charlotte Gale, Francis Haugen, Matt Holland, Tash Holway, Paul Hutton, Mark Iles, Ceili O'Connor, Debbie Paul, Joanna Rennie, Barnaby Thompson and Ed White.  Harry Collett, Ilan Galkoff, Noah Key and Ewan Rutherford will alternate the role of Michael.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at highlights of the show below!

BWW TV: Behind the Scenes and in the Booths for the ELF Original London Cast Recording
by TV - On the Road - Oct 26, 2015

Click below to watch extended behind-the-scenes footage from the ELF Original London Cast Soundtrack recording session! The album is available now on Silva Screen Records.

BWW TV: Behind the Scenes of ELF's London Cast Recording Sessions!
by TV - On the Road - Oct 19, 2015

Silva Screen Records will release the Original London Cast Soundtrack for ELF on October 23, featuring Ben Forster, Kimberley Walsh, Joe McGann and Jessica Martin. The London premiere of the musical ELF is based on the 2003 New Line Cinema hit starring Will Ferrell. ELF features a book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin, with songs by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin. The cast of the London production is led by Below, we are taking you behind the scenes of the cast recording sessions!

Pics: THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Gala, With Richard O'Brien And Guest Stars!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2015

Stars including Emma Bunton and Stephen Fry joined Richard O'Brien for a charity gala performance of The Rocky Horror Show.

STAGE TUBE: ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER: 40 MUSICAL YEARS - The Performances!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2013

Andrew Lloyd Webber: 40 Musical Years gave TV viewers the opportunity to share in the stories behind a range of the award-winning composer and producer's most enduring shows. The 90-minute ITV special, hosted by Michael Ball today, Easter Sunday, featured a star-studded line up performing some of Andrew's best-loved songs, as Andrew reflected on an unbroken run of 40 years of shows in the West End. Click below to watch performances and clips from the show!


Kimberley Walsh Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kimberley Walsh been in?
Kimberley Walsh has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Kimberley Walsh been in?
Kimberley Walsh has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Kimberley Walsh's first West End show?
Kimberley Walsh's first West End show was Big The Musical which opened in 2019