Arabella Duffy

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Arabella Duffy has been a Rona Hart student since she was 2.5 years old.

In March 2019 she was selected for the original West End cast of Waitress the Musical at the Adelphi Theatre. Arabella played Lulu, which saw her make her West End debut with the show alongside her onstage mother Jenna, played by Katharine McPhee. She also performed at the musical’s press night.

During lockdown, Arabella was involved with fellow Waitress cast member Marisha Wallace’s music video for her charity single of Tomorrow from Annie. Currently, Arabella is recording as Betty in the CBeebies show Hey Duggee, and has previously worked on a film produced by Roy Button and directed by Peter Richardson.

She is also now well-known as the history girl having created fun history videos for kids on Instagram & YouTube. These went viral and have been seen on news channels all over the world.