Bianca Le Grange
This sassy, sexy and gorgeous singer, MC and actress, is a vivacious Virgo with a warm, friendly smile, and a personality that lights up a room. Her middle name is “Joy” and it is an apt description for Bianca’s happy, passionate and outgoing nature.
Bianca Le Grange born in a musical family studied Classical Piano and Violin and has always had a profound passion for music and the performing arts. Even if you’re a born entertainer oozing talent and training, all the brilliance and experience in the world is of little worth if nobody knows about it.
Bianca’s music career was formed around a lifelong focus on entertainment, including long-term and dedicated training. But it was boosted to the big time by the mixed blessings of reality TV when she appeared on the talent search, Idols (SA)2002. This saw the release of four albums and several of her own live shows including Bianca and the swing sisters, Bianca Revealed and the Now and Then show.
Bianca has had her fingers in all entertaining pies she presented the music show ‘One’ on SABC 1 then become the opening act on three international shows featuring Alicia Keys, Beyonce and Usher. Bianca has traveled all over Africa, Europe and Brazil as a versatile go- getter she found new energy in theatre.
Her first lead role was in Janice Honeyman’s Pantomime Cinderella and Snow White. She won a Naledi award for her astounding performance in David Kramer’s Blood Brothers. Then got cast as Anita in the smash hit musical ‘West Side Story’ which she was nominated for a Fleur du Cap. Bianca did her first film with Leon Shuster’s ‘Pay back the money’ and was cast in Mzansi magic’s ‘The Mayor’ a comedy-drama. Bianca has done three major musical productions from Madame Zingara, District 6 ‘Kanala’ and has played the Narrator in Pieter Torien’s Joseph Amazing Technicolor dream coat.
Bianca appears frequently in popular musical theatre, guest presents on television and actively supports young talent with her social responsibility projects. In addition to committed training and mass media exposure, Bianca’s trick to making it as a musician extends to versatility. She applies her acting, singing and songwriting skills to a variety of lucrative roles – corporate gigs, session recording, musicals, television appearances. A passionate hard working go-getter who loves telling stories and enjoys being challenged.
MC, Performance for the following year-end events/awards ceremonies:
* Idols Finalist 2002
* Bidvest – Singer
* Sun City – Numerous corporate events
* Nedbank – MC and Singer
* Opening Act for Alicia Keys, Beyoncé and Usher
* Lead in Janice Honeyman’s Pantomime Cinderella and Snow White
* Naledi award for her astounding performance in David Kramer’s Blood Brothers
* Nominated for a Fleur du Cap Award – Anita in ‘West Side Story’
To Name a few….