Valda Aviks


Theatre: Mrs Meeker in Funny Girl (Savoy Theatre/Menier Chocolate Factory) Barushka in Once (Dublin/Phoenix Theatre); Ensemble and u.s Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd (Chichester Festival Theatre & Adelphi Theatre); Mrs. Primrose in On The Twentieth Century (Union Theatre); Granny in Into the Woods (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); Jeanette in The Full Monty (English Theatre, Frankfurt); Bird Woman in Mary Poppins (UK No. 1 Tour); Madame Arcati in Blithe Spirit (English Theatre, Vienna); Grandma Gellman in Caroline or Change (National Theatre); Zandra/Irene/Mary in Jerry Springer The Opera (National Theatre/Cambridge Theatre/ UK Tour); Mad in Sink or Swim (UK Tour); Florence Foster Jenkins in When Florence met Isadora (Rosemary Branch Theatre); La Goule in La Goule of Moulin Rouge (Bridewell Theatre); Eudora in The Witches of Eastwick (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane); Rebecca in Tanz Der Vampire (Raimund Theatre, Vienna); Mrs Potts in Beauty and the Beast (Dominion Theatre); Widow Corney in Oliver! (London Palladium); Ensemble & understudy Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd (Leicester Haymarket); Carlotta in The Phantom of the Opera (Her Majesty’s Theatre); Understudy Mme Thernadier in Les Miserables (Palace Theatre) & The Gumbie Cat in Cats (New London Theatre).

TV and Film: The Trip (BBC); Helga in Doctor Who (BBC); Betty in Bad Penny (BBC); American Tourist in Little Britain (BBC); Marge in Words of Love (BBC); Melissa Rickman in Nightbreed (Morgan Creek Productions).