Event Rater Q&A with Sophie Evans

Sophie Evans (Twitter: @SophieEvans / Instagram: @sophieevansofficial) is a Welsh singer and actress known for her role of Glinda in the West End production of Wicked, and Dorothy in the West End production of The Wizard of Oz. After several television appearances in her teens, she achieved wider notice as the runner-up on the 2010 BBC talent show Over the Rainbow. Sophie made her West End debut in March 2011 as the alternate Dorothy in Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of The Wizard of Oz  and from February to September 2012 she played Dorothy full-time. From July 2017, Sophie took over the role of Glinda in the West End production of Wicked from Australian actress Suzie Mathers therefore becoming the youngest person to ever to play the role in London, at the age of 24!

Sophie tells us about her event interests:

Q: What types of events do you usually attend?

A: Theatre, sport and concert. 

Q: What is the best artist/group you have ever seen live?

A: Ed Sheeran at the Principality Stadium

Q: Who are your favourite stand-up comedians?

A: Michael McIntyre 

Q: Which sports do you enjoy seeing live?

A: Rugby 

Q: What is your favourite venue?

A: Wales Millennium Centre

Q: What type of theatre events do you usually attend? (e.g. drama, musicals, opera) / Which show is your all-time favorite production? 

A: Musicals. Wicked at the WMC

Q: Who would be your three dream headline acts to perform at a festival?

A: Beyoncé, Kygo and Ariana Grande 

Q: Are there any events/artists that you would like to see that you haven't yet seen?

A: Beyoncé. Although I have seen her. I’d see her again.