Sue Appleby        Actress/Singer/Musician/Singing Teacher

Her credits include:

Woman 1/Dorien, Closer Than Ever/Early Birds - Edinburgh Festival 2018

Mrs Medlock/MD, The Secret Garden - Barn Theatre, Cirencester

Coucillor/Soprano, The Divide - Old Vic, Dir. Annabel Bolton

Mrs Two, Adding Machine - Finborough Theatre, Dir. Josh Seymour

Margrit, The Silver Sword - UK Tour, Sell A Door, Dir. Susie McKenna

Various/Pianist, The Animals & Children Took To The Streets - Lyttelton, National Theatre, UK & World Tour, 1927 Productions

Mona Iron Oxide - Southwark Playhouse

Lady Macduff/Courtesan/MD, Macbeth & The Comedy of Errors -

Open Air UK tour

Cinderella, Into the Woods - Landor Theatre

Beatrice, Much Ado About Nothing - UK & European Tour

Mephisto, The Vaudevillains - Edinburgh Festival, Les Enfants Terribles

Mme Simone / MD, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea - Hull Truck Theatre, Writer & Dir. John Godber

Gerda, The Snow Queen - Sherman Theatre, Cardiff

Bobbie Ellis, Losing Louis - UK Tour, Dir. Robin LeFevre

Belle Moffat, Little Women - Duchess Theatre West End, Novel Theatre

Ensemble, Cover Nellie Forbush, South Pacific - UK Tour


"The performances are uniformly charming, with Sue Appleby's plucky, assured Gerda a highlight" 
Elisabeth Mahoney, The Guardian (****)

Gerda, The Snow Queen, Sherman Cymru, 2008

"Sue Appleby... plays the accompanying music with grace and wit, never passing up an opportunity to steal a scene in a wonderfully subtle way” WhatsOnStage (****)

Nellie/Pianist, Three Men in a Boat, UK Tour, Original Theatre Company, 2012

“It is one of the most exciting things I have seen... Go see it, and be swept up in modern theatre magic” TheatreReview, New Zealand

The Animals & Children Took to the Streets 1927 Productions,

National Theatre, UK & World tour, 2013-14

Mephisto, The Vaudevillains

Les Enfants Terribles, 2009

Winner: Darkchat Award

Best Supporting Actress in a Musical, Edinburgh Festival

To view Sue’s Spotlight CV, click here

Sue trained at The Central School of Speech and Drama and has a 1st Class Degree in Music and Drama from The University of Birmingham.

Represented by Keddie Scott Associates, Sue is enjoying her 17th year in the industry; her work comprising Shakespeare, West End plays, No 1 tours, actor-musician shows, outdoor and international touring, radio, TV, concert and session work, commercials and film.

The Animals and Children Took to the Streets

1927 Productions, 2013-14

Lyttelton, National Theatre

UK & International Tour