Tigist Strode is a graduate of the Music Theatre programme at Victorian College of the Arts.
Tigist most recently performed in Michael Cassel Group’s production of Hamilton, opening their Melbourne season as ‘Eliza Hamilton’, performing as a standby for the roles of Peggy Schuyler, Maria Reynolds, Angelica Schuyler and Eliza Hamilton. Tigist performed in Hamilton’s 2021 Sydney season in the ensemble and as an understudy.
Prior to this, Tigist performed with Gordon Frost’s Australia & New Zealand national tour of The Book of Mormon playing the role of ‘Nabulungi’, and earlier as understudy and swing during their Melbourne opening season.
Tigist is grateful for the wonderful opportunities she has had, and is honoured to be performing in the Australian premiere cast of TINA!