Silvie Paladino is one of Australia’s most versatile and talented entertainers.
Her first theatrical role, at the age of 18, was Eponine in the Australasian tour of Les Misérables. She was then invited to perform the same role in the London production on the West End and later returned to London to perform the role of Fantine for a successful two-year season.
Silvie’s other Australian credits include her one-woman show Silvie Paladino Sings Streisand (Green Room Award nomination), Grizabella in the Australian and Asian tour of Cats, Ellen in the Australian premiere of Miss Saigon, Donna in the smash hit Mamma Mia!, Rita in the world premiere of Sideshow Alley, Clara in Passion, and – for The Production Company – Lady Thiang in The King And I, Florence in Chess (Green Room and Helpmann Award nominations) and Jerry’s Girls.
She has also featured at many special events including the worldwide telecast of the Rugby League Grand Final, the AFL Grand Final, Boxing Day Cricket Test, and a concert in Beijing as part of the 2008 Olympics.
Silvie’s concert performances include lead artist with symphony orchestras throughout Australia, a solo concert tour of China, and this year she performed with Michael Bolton on his Australian and New Zealand tour.
Silvie has been featured at major Salvation Army events around the world, including The Salvation Army’s 150th Anniversary celebrations at the O2 Arena in London; in the United States of America; and once again touring England and performing at the Birmingham Symphony Hall.
Apart from her theatrical credits, she is well known to Australian audiences through her regular appearances on Carols by Candlelight for the Nine Network.
Her recordings include Silvie Paladino Sings Streisand, Silvie Paladino – Christmas List, On My Own and, recorded with the Melbourne Staff Band of The Salvation Army, When You Believe, I Give You My Heart and O Holy Night.