Pia Douwes


THEATRE

Netherlands: Cats, Adele in Casablanca, West Side Story (Maria), Les Miserables (Fantine), Evita (Eva Peron), Chicago (Velma Kelly), Elizabeth (Elisabeth), Fosse (Guest Star role), 3 Musketeers (Milady de Winter ), Passion (Clara), Cabaret (Sally Bowles), Sunset Boulevard (Norma Desmond)

Belgium: West Side Story, Evita

Germany: Cabaret (Sally Bowles), The Rocky Horror Show (Janet), Elisabeth (Elisabeth)

Austria: Little Shop of Horrors (Crystal), Cats (Grisabella, Demeter, Jellylorum), Elisabeth (Elisabeth), West Side Story (Maria), Grease (Rizzo)

England: Chicago (Velma Kelly) - West End

USA: Chicago (Velma Kelly) - Broadway New York


DRAMA

Netherlands: Jane Eyre (Jane), Savannah Bay (Woman)

Czech Republic: Other People's Money (Kate Sullivan)


CONCERTS

Netherlands: Cole Porter's songbook, Musicals in Ahoy 2002 and 2004

England: Sweeney Todd (Beggar Woman) - West End

Austria: Still In Love With Musical, In Love With Musical Again (with Uwe Kröger) and many other gala events

Germany: Still In Love With Musical, In Love Again With Musical, Musical Moments (with Uwe Kröger) and many other gala events


TELEVISION

Worked on many television programs in the Netherlands, Austria and Germany. Sang a duet for Austrian Television in 1994 with Jose Carreras. A 4-part drama series Wilhelmina (Margaretha van 't Sant) in 2001. Pia was part of the panel on "Looking for Evita", "Ich Tarzan du Jane" for SAT 1 and will be on the panel in the search for Joseph.


AWARDS

Six times awarded "Best Musical Performer" by the German magazine Musicals for her role in Elizabeth, and 3 Musketeers. Chosen by the German magazine Da Capo (2005) as Best Musical Actress and the best female voice of Germany. Winner of theJohn Kraaijkamp Musical Award 2002 for Best Actress Abroad. Nominated for the John Kraaijkamp Musical Award 2000 and 2003 for Best Actress in 2005 in the Best Supporting Actress category.