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Maria Ylipää

Maria Ylipää studied acting with a focus on musical theatre at the Theatre Academy in Helsinki and her many musical roles include Elphaba in Wicked, the title role in Evita, Ellen in Miss Saigon, the title role in Cinderella, Geneviève in Umbrellas of Cherbourg and the title role in Maria de Buenos Aires. Maria has also performed in opera productions and sung roles such as Albertina in Viimeiset Kiusaukset, Mother in the children's opera Hundarnas Kalevala and Blind Singer in Kullervo. In 2012, Maria Ylipää was awarded the Ensi Linja music theatre prize. She has also been busy on the concert stage, with both ensembles and symphony orchestras and she has recorded two albums: Omani uni and Onerva. Besides standing on stage, Maria has also collaborated on TV series, films and animated films. He work includes the Finnish voice for Rapunzel in the animated film Tangled. Maria Ylipää also played the title role in Kristina from Duvemåla at the Swedish Theatre in Helsinki

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