Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Elaine Paige Musical Life Story…..
In 2014 Elaine Paige celebrates 50 years in Show Business.
Ms. Paige is Britain’s most famous musical theatre Star.
Every week she offers the nation her favourite show tunes @ BBC Radio 2.
Elaine has Starred in the West End and on Broadway in some of the worlds most successful musicals including Evita, Cats & Sunset Boulevard.
She has announced there’s no more touring however she will be recording a new TV series for Sky Arts.
In a rare and Exclusive interview. Ms. Paige talks to Alex Belfield a rare, in-depth & exclusive life story….
Here’s Elaine and Alex at the BBC London….
Elaine appeared in The King and I from 2000 to 2001, and six years later she returned to the West End stage in The Drowsy Chaperone. She has also worked sporadically in television.
In addition to being nominated for five Laurence Olivier Awards, Paige has won many other awards for her theatre roles and has been called the First Lady of British Musical Theatre due to her skill and longevity.
She has released 22 solo albums, of which eight were consecutively certified gold and another four multi-platinum. Paige is also featured on seven cast albums and has sung in concerts across the world.
Since 2004 she has hosted her own show on BBC Radio 2 called Elaine Paige on Sunday.
In 2014, Paige celebrates her 50 years in show business. Paige announced on her official website a “Farewell” concert tour and a new career-spanning album ‘The Ultimate Collection’ to mark this milestone in her career.
Recorded 2011 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio and the BBC.