Lucy Maunder graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2006, and the Talent Development Project in 2004 and has since cemented a reputation as one of Australia’s leading ladies of musical theatre.
Most recently, she played the role of Heather Chandler in the critically acclaimed sell out season of Heathers: The Musical (Showqueen Productions, Australian Premiere) at the Hayes Theatre. Prior to this Lucy was seen as Rizzo in Grease (GFO), earning Helpm
Lucy created the role of Lara opposite Anthony Warlow in the world première of Doctor Zhiva
Lucy’s one-woman show Irving Berlin: Songs in the Key of Black toured Australia to critical acclaim in venues such as The Hayes Theatre in Sydney, Adelaide Cabaret Festival and The Famous Spiegeltent in Melbourne, amongst others. She has since released her debut album of the same name featuring songs from the show, which is available to purchase on iTunes. Lucy was the recipient of the ASCAP/TDP Bound for Broadway scholarship and subsequently performed in her own cabaret Give Me Gold at Don’t Tell Mama in New York City. Her other cabaret/concert credits include Opera In The Park 2015 (Broadbeach, Gold Coast); Sondheim on Sondheim (Melbourne Recital Centre); Love, War, Death, Brel (Adelaide Cabaret Festival); Side by Side by Sondheim (Enda Markey/GPAC); T
Lucy’s screen credits include the short film Identical which is due for release later this year; feature film The Eternity Man (ABC/Channel 4 UK) and numerous television appearances including Carols in the Domain, The Morning Show, Mornings with David and Sonia, and Mornings with Kerrie-Anne.