Laetitia Gerards (1993) was born into a musical family. She started playing cello at the age of 6. Lots of singing and theater classes followed. Laetitia studied two years at the Music Conservatory in Tilburg. At the moment she’s studying classical solo singing at the Conservatory of Amsterdam. In 2009 she achieved her first prize and the audience prize from the Junior Deutekom Competition. In April 2013 she finished first at the Prinses Christina Concours. Laetitia regularly gives concerts in the Netherlands and abroad. She sang among others in the Music Centre in Eindhoven , The Hague and Utrecht Theatre , went on tour in Italy and Argentina. Laetitia will play the role of Mary in the new musical West Side Story.