Patrice Tipoki

Patrice’s rich history of music and culture stems from her Maori, Irish and newly discovered Chinese background, and performing was a natural part of her musical upbringing. Training included Conroy Dance Centre and BA in Music Theatre at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). Roles include Fantine in Les Misérables (Australia, Dubai, Singapore & London), Nala in The Lion King (Melbourne), Belle in Beauty and the Beast, Alternate Elphaba in Wicked, Fay Apple in Anyone Can Whistle, Songs for a New World, The King and I, and ensemble/covers for Scaramouche, Oz and Killer Queen in We Will Rock You. Debut Album: A Musical Heart. Singles include Christmas All Year Long,” “I See Fire” and Son of God. Queensland-based Patrice also loves being a wife and mother of four.