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Mamma Mia starring role is 'dream come true'

10 June 2014 Last updated at 13:07 BST

A 22-year-old from South Tyneside has won a starring role in the hit musical Mamma Mia.

Alice Stokoe beat off competition from hundreds of hopefuls for the part of Sophie in Mamma Mia.

Sharuna Sagar spoke to her prior to her debut performance.