Biography

 

Claire-14 copy.jpg

Claire de Freitas is a Melbourne-based singer, actor, teacher and writer.

Claire has performed in a variety of productions around Melbourne. Highlights of these include:  ‘Shout! The Legend of the Wild One’ (Marianne), ‘The Addams Family’ (Wednesday), ‘Grease’ (Marty), ‘Gypsy’ (June), ‘The Wedding Singer’ (Holly), and ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’ (Philia).

Claire has also dabbled in the cabaret scene, self-producing and performing in her own cabaret show ‘The Secret Life of A Secretary’ which had two successful seasons at The Butterfly Club.

In addition to performing on stage, Claire has also appeared on the television series ‘Neighbours’, ‘House Husbands’ and ‘Upper Middle Bogan’. Claire was also featured in Make Poverty History’s ‘Call Your MP’ Campaign.

Claire completed the Foundation Program: Music Theatre at the Victorian Collge of the Arts in 2007 and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Monash University in 2016.

Claire teaches Singing to students of all ages at her Highett studio. Claire has had students receive roles in school and amateur musicals, several of which have been recognised with nominations for Youth Lyrebird awards and Music Theatre Guild of Victoria awards.

In 2013, Claire had three students receive callbacks for ‘The Voice Kids.’ One of Claire’s students received a choral scholarship for the prestigious secondary college Firbank Grammar in Brighton. Claire is able to prepare students for auditions, AMEB exams and VCE Music Performance.

Claire also runs beauty, lifestyle and entertainment page Ms This n That Blog. Follow this blog if you want to be in the know about a little bit of everything!

Claire has also had her writing published on the Mamamia Women’s Network.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Name and email address are required. Your email address will not be published.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

You may use these HTML tags and attributes:

<a href="" title="" rel=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <pre> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>