Maria Jane Hyde, also known as Mari Jayne and Maria Hyde-Bodzian, is a British musical theatre actress and singer who originated the role of Pearl in Bochum. She has a long-time involvement in Starlight Express, starting as a swing in London.
She now lives and works in Germany, and in 2009 she set up her own musical school in Velbert, Germany called the Starlight Musical Academy.
Starlight Express History
London - 1986 - Pearl
Bochum - 1988-89 - Pearl
Bochum - 1994-95 - Swing (as Mari Jayne)
Bochum - 1995-96 - Swing
Bochum - 1996-97 - Swing
Bochum - 1997-98 - Swing (as Maria Hyde-Bodzian)