The Witches of Eastwick (UK - Aug08 through April 09)
For the next few months, Poppy will be appearing as one of the witches in a brand new production of 'The Witches of Eastwick' alongside Wet Wet Wet's Marti Pellow.
Poppy just finished a 10 month tour of Aspects of Love where she was 'Giulietta' and received rave reviews.
Aspects of Love (UK - Sep07 through April 08)
Poppy just finished touring the UK in a brand new production of Aspects Of Love starring David Essex. One of the two leading ladies, Poppy was playing Giulietta and received rave reviews.
"Poppy Tierney is magnificent as Giulietta - both sexy and fragile. And her rendition of 'There is More to Love' is a knock-out performance" Broadway World.
"Poppy Tierney has a voice that rivals her looks - rich and striking" Hexham Courant.
" ..the show is stolen by the two leading ladies...with beautiful voices that do justice to Lloyd Webber's art" Milton-Keynes Advertiser.
My Fair Lady (Malaysia - May07)
In May, Poppy starred as Eliza in a stunning production of My Fair Lady in Malaysia.
"...rest of the cast may run the risk of not being noticed at all while the audience is mesmerized by Poppy Tierney... " New Straits Times
" ..Tierney is brilliant as Eliza.." The Star Online
My Fair Lady (Denmark - Dec06 through Jan07)
Last year Poppy starred as Eliza in a Danish production of My Fair Lady touring Denmark, including Copenhagen.
"...one believes one sees Audrey Hepburn.. " Vejle Amts Folkeblad
" ..not only Poppy looks as lovely as Audrey Hepburn, but contrary to Audrey,, Poppy can sing.....a very wonderful job " B.T.
" ..by curtain fall she has seduced everyone in the auditorium " Borsen
" ..so beautiful to behold.....sings with supreme abilty " Berlingske Tidende
A beguiling beauty with a sultry voice, Poppy is well known to theatre goers in lead roles such as Tess and Cosette. Having starred in the smash hit musical Mary Poppins in London, she then starred as Eliza in My Fair Lady in Denmark and Malaysia.
In between her busy theatre schedule she is also working on her self-penned debut album, ‘Unlock Me’.
But do not expect her album to be sugary - anything but. She is like a cross between Lisa Stansfield, Shakira and Alanis Morissette and her favourite band is the Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
Born in the East End of London where she still lives, Poppy trained at Italia Conti (London) and TVI studios, Los Angeles. She is a trained singer and a dancer and has appeared in numerous musicals and theatre.
Osman first discovered her contemporary music talents during a theatre project some years ago. Few years later, when Songphonic was formed Osman called her up to do a few demos and the two have been working together ever since – Poppy’s schedule permitting.
She also appeared (in a small role) in the latest Batman movie - Batman Begins.
Poppy has had an incredible career in show business from starring in London's West End to major blockbuster movies and the international concert platform.
She has trained in England at Italia Conti and in America at the TVI Studios, Los Angeles.
On film she can be seen as Margarita in "Batman Begins" (Warner Brothers).
On television she had played parts in "The Bill", "Agony" and "Hooked on Books".
Her West End Musical theatre credits include Mary Poppins in "Mary Poppins" (Prince Edward Theatre) Tess in "Tess of the D'urbervilles" (Savoy Theatre); Mary in "Sunset Boulevard" (Adelphi Theatre) Cover and played Ellen in "Miss Saigon" (Drury Lane Theatre) Claudine in "Bernadette" (Dominion Theatre).
In the provinces she has been seen as Cosette in "Les Miserables" (National Tour); The Mistress in "Evita" (National Tour); Jemima, Jellylorum & Gumbie in "Cats" (National Tour) The Leading Lady in "Oh What A Lovely War!" (Derby Playhouse); Philia in "A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum" (York Theatre Royal); Giulietta Trapani in Aspects of Love (Lincoln Theatre Royal); Kat in "Oh! What a Night" (Blackpool Opera House); Bridget in "A Slice Of Saturday Night" (Liverpool Empire); Snow White in "Lilly Savage's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" (Manchester Opera House & Bristol Hippodrome); The title role in "Sheherazade" (Royal Academy)
International Concert Credits include South Pacific – (BBC) Sunset Boulevard at the Cork Opera House (BBC Radio 2), and Poppy Tierney's Music for a Summers Evening at the Pavilion Theatre (Dublin). Beatle mania In Sweden.
Other Theatre Credits: Mina Westerman in "Dracula" (Derby Playhouse), A season at the Pavilion Theatre (Dublin) that included: Juliet in "Romeo and Juliet", Felice in "Letters To Felice", and The Banshee in "The Quest".
She also starred in major commercials. Most notably she was the Special K girl in the UK and the FIAT girl in Italy.