Sophie Clarke is a 22 year old Mezzo-Soprano, Actor, Compère and Dancer from Liverpool who has just been awarded a scholarship to study for a Masters of Music in Classical Singing and Opera at The Royal Northern College of Music starting September 2021.
Sophie's career has only just begun with some highlights in recent years including performing as The Mezzo-Soprano Soloist in the latest performance of Bernstein’s Mass at The Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre. The production was conducted by Marin Alsop, with vocal coaching by Mary King and direction by Jude Kelly OBE. Shortly before this Sophie filmed her solo performance for BBC One’s new TV program 'All Together Now' Series One, where she was one of the youngest performers on the show.
Being described as having a voice that one could imagine in the Concert Hall or the Jazz Club, Sophie is a regular Concert Soloist, performing either her own solo shows or acting as a Guest Soloist for various concerts and corporate events throughout the year. She has just been invited to be the Guest Soloist at the 2021 Miss England Final, where she will represent her home city Liverpool. Most recently, Sophie performed at The Ned - 5* Hotel and Private Members Club in Central London with her trio and looks forward to returning there later this year. Some other performances include singing a duet of 'Beauty and the Beast" with The Voice of Disney Peabo Bryson in a charity event organised by the late David Gest and being selected for a solo performance at the World Famous Southport Flower Show which attracts over 50,000 visitors every year.
Sophie has just graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in Musical Theatre from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London where she was a Leverhulme Arts Scholar. She was chosen to perform in the one off charity performance of Singin In The Rain at The Adelphi Theatre, West End which was hosted by Julian Clary and in 2021 she will return to the West End to sing in the staged concert version of The Secret Garden also at The Adelphi Theatre. Sophie was a Featured Dancer in the 'Go All Out' Music Video by Salt Ashes and was selected to dance for Edeline Lee at London Fashion Week. She thoroughly enjoys work as an Emcee, most recently compèring for the London based Cinematic Syncopations Orchestra at Blackheath Halls.
Since the age of nine Sophie has performed in various charity concerts and events every year, most prominently for The British Heart Foundation singing to raise funds for defibrillators to be installed into public spaces such as schools and leisure centres. She is proud to have supported over 35 different charities with her singing. Sophie also sings at various Wedding, Christening, Parties and Funeral/Memorial Services throughout the year singing appropriate repertoire for the occasion carefully selected for her clients. Please Contact Sophie if you have any questions.