Warwickshire born soprano Charlie-Jade graduated with Distinction from The Royal Academy of Music in 2015. Most recently she covered the role of Cunegonde in Bernstein's Candide with Surrey Opera at the world famous Minack Theatre and played Iola Stover in the 5* revival of Jason Robert Brown's Tony Award Winning musical, Parade.
Charlie-Jade's performance work includes the 5* reviewed UK Symphonic Premier of Rodgers & Hammerstein's State Fair directed by Thom Southerland with the London Musical Theatre Orchestra (Cadogan Hall), Cole Porter's Anything Goes with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (Cadogan Hall), Soprano & Soloist in the Thursford Christmas Spectacular, 2017 & 2018 UK and European Tour as the Principal Soprano with the Fingask Follies, Red Riding Hood in Red Riding Hood at one of London's most beautiful Victorian Music Halls; Hoxton Hall. Other roles include Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme in Stephen Sondheim's Assassins, Dot in Stephen Sondheim's Sunday In The Park With George and Miss Snow in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel. 2017 saw Charlie-Jade sing Maury Yeston's song-cycle December Songs for Debut Opera.
Charlie-Jade regularly performs in concerts and on recordings for films or soundtracks. She has been a vocalist for BBC Radio 2's Friday Night is Music Night, The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, The BBC Concert Orchestra, West End Chorus, The Stephen Sondheim Society, as well as a solo singer in the concert For The Love of Girls at The Other Palace Theatre and Curtain Up at the Prince Edward Theatre. She has performed as a soloist in Debut Opera's concert, Songs of Broadway, recorded for Peter Pan - An Arena Spectacular at Wembley Arena and most recently recorded the soprano vocal track for the 2018 film; MatchBox.
"My ears are ringing and singing with sheer ecstasy and my head is still spinning with delight, after watching one of the Minack’s most exhilarating musical productions...in the company of a remarkable team of singers, musicians and designers with the Surrey Opera, immersing the audience in washes of sound and colour of exquisite quality..."
Jenni Balow, The Minack Theatre
"...It wasn't just the musicals of the moment which were on display, as Charlie-Jade Jones proved as she sang Jimmy from the beloved Thoroughly Modern Millie, her crystal clear voice perfectly complimenting the silvery love song..."
Charlotte O'Growney, Talk Stagey To Me
"...Later in this act Charlie-Jade Jones gets to build on her already emotionally intense performance as Iola Stover."
Greg Stewart, Theatre Weekly ★★★★★
"...A powerful, profoundly moving true story, directed with such zeal and creativity, sung so passionately and beautifully. Remains in the heart and soul. Tremendous achievement...Charlie-Jade Jones as Iola was also notable..."
Catherine Françoise, Musical Theatre Review ★★★★★
"...Musical theatre heaven. This gold-plated, five-star musical theatre event could change the face (or at least the sound) of how vintage musicals are heard and presented in the capital"
Mark Shenton, The Stage ★★★★★
OPERETTA & MUSICAL THEATRE
Bernstein - Candide - (Cunegonde)
Bernstein - West Side Story - (Maria)
Robert-Brown - Parade - (Iola Stover)
Rodgers - Carousel - (Miss Snow)
Sondheim - Sunday In The Park With George - (Dot)
Sondheim - Assassins - (Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme)
Yeston - December Songs - (The Girl)
Jason Robert Brown's PARADE | Frogmore Mill (Iola Stover)