singer - About Raquel Whether you’re a singer, an actress or perhaps a dancer, performance is always key. What’s unique about Raquel Jones isn’t just her ability to sing, act and dance, it’s her dedication and skill to every craft. With Raquel, you get a lot more than experience and talent, you receive passion. At only Two decades old, she’s prepared to take her career to the next level and is one performer sure to leave an impression on any audience. The Story Behind the face area Trained at B.L.A. workshops with RADA and at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Raquel is one performer with both training and experience. Recognized for her principle role in Hairspray, Raquel has been deemed by the Guardian as a triple threat and one of the youngest UK talents out there. Since the impressionable age of three, Raquel Jones has been performing on stage as a child vocalist. At nine, she started obtaining additional roles and appeared in shows in the Cartoon Club, Albany Theatre, Lewisham Theatre, National Theatre, Hackney Empire, and The Blackheath Conservatoire. At twelve, she appeared as a singer on BBC’s prime time Saturday television show. In 2008 during her performance of Dorothy within the Wiz though, that Raquel got her big break. A business scout spotted the performer in this Musical Theatre Assessment with YAP and helped her land the role of a lifetime. For 2 years Raquel played principle role, Lil’ Inez in the Westend musical, Hairspray, at the Shaftsbury Theatre. You might have also heard her on BBC’s Comedy Radio Sketch with Miss Jocelyn and Clive Swift, or seen her in youngsters in Need (BBC), The Alan TItchmarsh Show (ITV) or Comic Relief (BBC). Whether she’s traveling across Europe of touring in the united kingdom, Raquel Jones is a musical force to become reckoned with and one performer who’s sure to catch your eye.