“Millicent Sarre is exceptional. A singing voice that could take on many genres, stage presence, intelligence, wit and a rare song-writing gift to be celebrated.” – Lisa Lanzi, Theatre Travels.
Armed with a bright belty voice, witty songs about feminism, and a head of blonde curls, Millicent Sarre is a singer & songwriter, cabaret artist, music theatre performer, producer and vocal coach.
Her debut cabaret show 'Friendly Feminism for the Mild Mannered' debuted in the Adelaide Cabaret Fringe festival in June 2019, playing a sold-out, extended season and receiving a nomination for Best Cabaret in the 2019 Adelaide Theatre Guide Awards. Friendly Feminism then played a 2020 Adelaide Fringe Season at Gluttony, which saw another sold-out and extended season, and where it was a 4-time award winner, including a weekly award for Best Cabaret and the Holden Street Theatres Award. The album of the original music for the show was released in January 2020 and is available to download here.
Mim is a passionate music theatre performer. She studied Music and Theatre at Graceland University, USA, before returning to her hometown of Adelaide, South Australia, where she has been actively involved in the music theatre scene. Her notable roles to date include Veronica Sawyer in Heathers the Musical (Segue Productions, 2019 - nominated for TASA Award for Best Female Performer in a Musical), Wendla Bergmann in Spring Awakening (Hills Musical Company 2017), Ivy in Ivy + Bean the Musical (The Gemini Collective, 2018 – Australian Premiere), and Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors (Graceland University, 2013).
Mim has 5 years’ experience as a vocal coach, predominantly working with teenagers and young adults. For Adelaide Theatre Academy she has musically directed 'Little Shop of Horrors' (2018), 'Xanadu Jr.' (2018), and 'Porridge' (for ‘Something on Saturday’ at the Dunstan Playhouse, 2019), and co-musically directed '13: The Musical' (2019). In 2020 she vocally directed Pembroke School's Middle School Musical 'Chicago'.
Mim is one half of the feminist podcast 'Feminism Ruins Everything' which is available on all good podcast platforms.