Youngster's stage dream comes true
A youngster from Douglas lived out her dream of performing in a hit stage show last night – as the guest of a special TV programme.
ITV’s Surprise Surprise featured 10 year old Grace Lee of Douglas, who’s battled a complex heart condition involving numerous operations and treatments at Noble’s Hospital and in the UK.
She went to rehearse with the cast of Matilda before performing a song from the show on last night’s programme.
This was the moment presenter Dave Berry arrived at Grace’s school to break the news: