Kimberly Blake biography Kimberly Blake is a professional British actress who is appearing in Pretty Woman: The Musical as an ensemble/Violetta. She was among the final 20 participants in How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? Training: Blake trained with Eiddwen Harrhy, the Royal College of Music and the Young Actors. She had received a BBC Performing Arts Fund Award. Theatre: She has worked as a vocalist in Sondheim’s 80th Birthday Prom at the Royal Albert Hall; understudy Mimi/chorus in La Boheme at the Soho Theatre/OperaUpClose; swing/understudy Johanna in Sweeney Todd at the Adelphi Theatre; Lady Larken in Once Upon A Mattress at the Union Theatre; Ursula in The Sound of Music at the Regent’s Park Open Air; Nazirah in The Road To Qatar (David Krane & Stephen Cole); Mrs Nordstrom in A Little Night Music at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre; Maria in Momo at Filament Theatre; Scheherazade in Aladdin (Qdos); Jenny Lind in Barnum at the Cameron Mackintosh. She was in the workshop for Gulliver’s Travels as Sorrel Nag. TV: Among her television work in How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? as well as voice-overs for Pocoyo and Postman Pat, Jim Jam and Sunny. Other Credits: Blake’s other works include an Alan Jay Lerner Memorial concert, Slay It With Music, Bitesize, GALA, Violet and Mussolini, News Revue.