Brittanie Shipway | Biography

A graduate from NIDA (Musical Theatre), Brittanie is a musical theatre performer, corporate entertainer and cabaret artist. After studying acting in New York at the Lee Strasberg Institute of Film & Theatre, Brittanie returned home to Australia to make her professional debut at The Hayes Theatre Co with RPG’s Big Fish (The Witch), and went on to perform in Chapel Off Chapel’s Ordinary Days (Claire), as well as making the semi-finals of the Rob Guest Endowment (2017). She has workshopped many original Australian musicals, including Sydney Theatre Company’s Muriel’s Wedding (Rhonda), and New Musicals Australia’s Evie May: A Tivoli Story (Evie May) with director Damien Ryan. Brittanie has performed at The Hayes Theatre Co season launches, as well as Neglected Musical’s Big River, and New Musicals Australia readings. Recently, Brittanie starred as Fanny Brice in Theatre and Companys' Funny Girl, and is currently rehearsing as Mary in Packemins’ Jesus Christ Superstar. 

Brittanie has made appearances on Channel 9 on various children shows and The Voice (S3). Since then, she has opened for artists such as Damien Leith (Australian Idol), Marlissa (X-Factor), and Taylor Henderson (X-Factor). 

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