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Alexandra Burke joins 'Les Misérables' for Children in Need - pictures

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Alexandra Burke joined the cast of Les Misérables to perform 'On My Own' last night (September 18).

The X Factor winner joined the production as part of BBC Children in Need's Pop Goes the Musical programme.

Alexandra Burke does Les Miserables for BBC Children in Need Pop

© Mike Marsland



"That was amazing!" Burke said. "I'm so excited to be part of BBC Children in Need this year.

"It's an amazing cause and helps so many people. I was absolutely blown away by Les Misérables when I saw the show and to join the cast of one of the West End's most famous musicals was a real honour."

Alexandra Burke does Les Miserables for BBC Children in Need Pop

© Mike Marsland



She added on Twitter: "I don't say this often. But I'm so proud. So proud to be a part of this for Children in Need & raising money for a great cause.

"Giving back means so much2me & to do this with @lesmisofficial has made me happy girl. Such an honour a moment I will never forget."

Alexandra Burke does Les Miserables for BBC Children in Need Pop

© Mike Marsland



Burke continued: "Thank you so much to those who supported me. I'm left speechless with how proud I am of this moment. Thank you @lesmisofficial and@BBCCiN x Last night really did happen :) ... So happy.... "

Bookings are now being taken for other events in the Pop Goes the Musical series.

Blue and Pudsey for Children in Need's POP Goes the Musical

© BBC Children in Need: POP Goes the Musical

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© Eden Cancan



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Tickets are available via lastminute.com and are priced at £80.

Tickets include a top-price seat, signed programme, Pudsey bear, complimentary drink and VIP area access.

Watch the Alexandra Burke 'Let It Go' music video below:

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