Phoebe Panaretos

Phoebe Panaretos made her professional debut in Cameron Mackintosh’s production of Oliver! when she was just 11. After graduating from the Victorian College of the Arts she was cast in the Television series Mr and Mrs Murder. Lucy toured through Asia with the production of ‘Thomas and The Hidden Treasure’ and was also in The Production Company’s season of ‘Singin’ in the Rain’. In 2014, Phoebe made international headlines after being handpicked by Baz Luhrmann to play the lead role of Fran in the world premiere musical adaptation ‘Strictly Ballroom The Musical’ for which she was nominated for Helpmann and Green Room Awards for Best Female In A Musical. In 2016 Phoebe performed as Connie Francis in Dream Lover directed by Simon Philips for the Gordon Frost Organisation and most recently she played the role of Whatsername in the Australian premiere of American Idiot at Brisbane’s Playhouse Theatre, directed by Craig Ilott.

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