Cast & Creative


Elise McCann

Miss Honey

Elise McCann

TRAINING: Music Theatre, The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA); Larry Moss 16th Street.

THEATRE: Ali in the 10th Anniversary Australian Tour of MAMMA MIA! (Littlestar); Lucille Ball in the Australian Tour of Everybody Loves Lucy (Luckiest Productions), Janet McGregor in the Australian tour of South Pacific (Opera Australia/Gordon Frost Organisation); The World Premier/Australian Tour of Doctor Zhivago (Gordon Frost Organisation); Fruma Sarah in the Australian Tour of Fiddler on the Roof (TML Enterprises); Cordelia in Falsettos (Darlinghurst Theatre Company); Florinda in Into The Woods (Victorian Arts Opera); Little Women (Kookaburra Australian National Theatre Company); My Fair Lady (Opera Australia); Camelot (The Production Company); Side By Side By Sondheim (Enda Markey Presents); June in Musical of Musicals (Tryptech Theatre); Imelda Thornton in On The Twentieth Century (Neglected Musicals Australia), Sydney Carlton in It’s a Bird It’s a Plane It’s Superman, (Neglected Musicals Australia).

TELEVISION: Lynne Woolnough in Peter Allen: Not The Boy Next Door (Shine/Network 7).

OTHER WORK INCLUDES: Winner of the 2016 Helpmann Award and winner of the 2015 Sydney Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Miss Honey in Matilda The Musical. Performed alongside Stephen Schwartz and Leigh Sales in the concert In Conversations With Stephen Schwartz (Enda Markey Presents); Founder of Oriel Productions and Executive Producer of ‘I Am My Own Wife’ by Doug Wright (Old Fitz Theatre)