Suzie Mathers

Glinda

Born in Aberdeen, Scotland and raised in Perth, Western Australia, Suzie received a Bachelor of Arts (Music Theatre) from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2007. In the few short years since graduating, Suzie has fast made her mark in the Australian and International music theatre industry.

As an original ensemble member of WICKED in 2008, Suzie took over the role of Glinda in 2011, performing in Singapore, South Korea, New Zealand and Manila to much critical acclaim. A highlight was performing to the show’s composer Stephen Schwartz, twice. Other past credits include the role of Sophie Sheridan in the 10th Anniversary Australian tour of Mamma Mia!, for which she was nominated Best Newcomer at the 2009 Sydney Theatre Awards, and her own show, No Place Like Home, in her hometown of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Appearances include An Afternoon with Stephen Sondheim at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne, various Rob Guest Endowment Concerts, headlining artist at the 2012 Apex Carols by Candlelight, the Helpmann Awards, the role of Edith Faulkner in the 2007 New York Music Theatre Festival production of David King and Nick Enright’s The Good Fight and David Harris’ sold out show Time is a Traveller at the Hayes Theatre in Sydney. Most recently, whilst living in London, Suzie appeared in Hello Jerry! with the RTE Concert Orchestra, led by John Wilson in Dublin and a new musical production of Jaberwocky at the St James Theatre, for the S & S Awards.

She is also proud to be the patron of the Western Australian Young Voices (WAYV).

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