Rachelle Ann Go was named Best Featured Actress in a New Production of a Musical at the 2014 BroadwayWorld UK / West End Awards.
This was announced on Nov. 28 by the website broadwayworld.com, creators of the award.
Go, who plays a character of Gigi, the bargirl in the current production of “Miss Saigon” in London, was honored along with two other Pinoy cast members.
Filipino actors honored:
Jon Jon Briones, who plays the Engineer, picked up the award for Best Leading Actor, while Eva Noblezada bagged as Best Leading Actress in a New Production of a Musical.
In all, “Miss Saigon” swept the awards, picking up 9 wins out of 19 categories, including Best Musical Direction, Best Featured Actor (Korean Kwang-Ho Hong as Thuy), Best Choreography and Best Costume Design.
The winners were chosen by online voting.
On Go’s Twitter account she wrote:
To all those who voted @MissSaigonUK in the 2014 @BroadwayWorldUK Maraming Salamat po (thank you very much) 🙂 #thesaigondiaryofrachelle
In August of this year, Go was named one of 15 Hottest Women in the West End by a theater blog.