A TALENTED young actress is hoping for her big break as she gears up to perform in a West End drama.

Twelve-year-old Niamh Washington, from Mount Pleasant, Fenton, will perform in The Secret Garden at London’s Ambassadors Theatre.

The musical, based on the classic novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, is about an orphaned Indian girl who is sent to live with her uncle in Yorkshire, where she discovers a locked garden filled with magic.

Niamh beat 2,000 applicants to land her role in the ensemble and will perform on August 30 and 31.

The Trentham High School pupil said: “I will be acting, singing and dancing, and it is a big part in it.
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