1990 to 2010
January 2, 1960
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Claire Moore (2 January 1960, Over Hulton, Bolton) is an English soprano singer and actress, best known for her leading role as Christine in Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera and as Ellen in "Miss Saigon". She played the role of Christine Daaé in the original cast of The Phantom of the Opera, as alternate Christine to Sarah Brightman performing 3 shows per week. When Sarah left the production after a year, Claire then took the role full time. She was voted "favourite Christine" by the Phantom Appreciation Society. In 1989 she left the role to play Ellen, in the London and New York productions of Miss Saigon, until 1992.