Adele Child

Adele grew up in Lower Hutt and is still a Hutt Valley local.  After studying Classical Performance Voice at Victoria University, she embraced her first love, musical theatre. 

Adele has appeared in many productions around Wellington since then, including Wellington Musical Theatre’s productions of Les Misérables, Ovation!, My Fair Lady, Jesus Christ Superstar, Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia and Sister Act, Porirua Little Theatre’s Rock of Ages, and Coasters Miscast.  Most recently she played Mama Morton in Wainuiomata’s 2022 production of Chicago.

Adele played Alice Beineke in Upper Hutt Musical Theatre’s The Addams Family in 2021 and co-directed and performed in our 2022 showcase Evil Like Me with Julie Fitzgerald. She is a working mum of two young girls and loves sewing and costuming, and helping bring theatre to life in Upper Hutt.