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Watch this space for upcoming appearances!

March 2023

Gretel has joined Disney's Frozen Broadway North American tour as understudy to Elsa.


September 2022
Gretel has been cast as Betty Haynes in White Christmas playing at Little Theatre on the Square in Illinois, from December, 2022. 


November 2022
Gretel will be returning as an Elsa understudy for Disney's Frozen Singapore season performing at the Marina Bay Sands until March 19th, 2023.

November 2021

Gretel Scarlett has relocated to the USA as a permanent resident. She is now residing in NYC. 

February 2021

Gretel has been cast in Disney's Frozen at Sydney's Capitol Theatre, to understudy Jemma Rix as Elsa.  

December 2020

Gretel Scarlett performs the role of 'Berthe' (one she does not cover) as an emergency understudy during the previews of Pippin in Sydney - See Theatre People article. WEEKLY WRAP- DECEMBER 7TH, 2020 - Theatre People. 

October 2020 

Gretel has been cast in the first post-Covid musical theatre reopening of Pippin at Sydney's Lyric Theatre. She will be understudying and performing the roles of Catherine and Fastrada. 

August 2020

Gretel has recently completed her Certificate of Distinction in Vocal Pedagogy from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee, as well as attending the Penn State University Musical Theater Voice Pedagogy Workshop. 

July 2020

Gretel has completed all 3 levels of Somatic Voicework™  known as The LoVetri Method in conjunction with the Baldwin Wallace University.

March 2020
Due to Covid-19, Gretel has extended her time in Australia and has moved all of her coaching to online. Please use the contact link for any information and currently teaching availability. 



June 2018

Gretel Scarlett was accepted to continue advanced acting training in Vancouver, BC.

January 2018 

After solo hiking the Pacific Crest Trail from Canada to Mexico, Gretel has returned to full time study moving to Los Angeles where she has commenced studying at the renowned Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute in West Hollywood.

December 2017

After 5 months, Gretel Scarlett completed the solo hike of the Pacific Crest Trail, ending at Southern Terminus at the USA/Mexican border. 

July 2017

On July 12th, Gretel Scarlett undertook a 5 month solo hike across the USA on the Pacific Crest Trail, travelling 2600 miles from Canada to Mexico.


March 2017

Gretel Scarlett was invited to travel to Central Queensland to conduct a number of performing arts workshops.

February 2017

Singin' in the Rain performs the final show for the Australian production tour.

January 2017

Gretel Scarlett performs 'Singin' in the Rain' at the Crown Theatre in Perth, Western Australia, attended by World Tennis Champion, Roger Federer.

November 2016

Gretel was invited to showcase her work at The Advertiser Foundation Melbourne Cup Luncheon.

July 2016

Gretel Scarlett was invited to judge numerous performing arts events at the 2016 Sydney Eisteddfod. 

July 2016

Gretel Scarlett was featured as the opening act of the 2016 Annual Helpmann Awards at Sydney's Lyrics Theatre, televised on Foxtel Arts. 

June 2016

Gretel Scarlett was invited to perform the National Anthem at the 2016 National RSL Centenary Conference. The event was attended by the Australian Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, the Governor General, Sir Peter Cosgrove, and the Leader of the Opposition, Bill Shorten.

May 2016

Gretel Scarlett opened 'Singin in the Rain' playing the starring role of "Kathy Selden" to rave reviews at Her Majesty's Theatre in Melbourne, Australia. 

December 2015

Gretel Scarlett hosted the 2015 San Carols By Candlelight alongside Sam Moran, to a live audience of 5000+.

August 2015

Gretel Scarlett was invited to judge numerous performing arts events at the 2015 Sydney Eisteddfod. 

August 2015

It was announced on August 4th that Gretel Scarlett will be starring alongside Adam Garcia in Australia's professional production of 'Singin in the Rain' opening in Melbourne at Her Majesty's Theatre in May 2016.

Gretel's debut album 'Hopelessly Devoted' has been released worlwide on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify etc.

It is now available for hardcopy purchase via the 'Buy Album' link on this website for Australian Domestic customers only with PayPal. International purchases will be made available soon. Thanks for your patience!   


Download the album from:
iTunes -
JB Hi-Fi - 
Spotify - 
BigPond -
For Google Play & other stores, search 'Gretel Scarlett Hopelessly Devoted'


April 2015
- Gretel was invited to attended the opening night of the 2015 Gold Coast Film Festival with Tom McSweeney and Philip Holder.
- Gretel attended the 2015 Alana Haines Australiasian awards at the Opera House in Wellington, New Zealand.

- Gretel has been asked to adjudicate the "Music theatre and the Singer Of The Year Awards" in the August 2015 for the Sydney Eisteddfod.

February 2015
- Gretel is featured as one of the first interviews by Pheobe Parsons on the brand new Lorna Jane Active 'Move Nourish Believe' website.
- Gretel will be on the panel at the 'Triple Threat Workshop' alongside broadways Nikki Snelson at Sydney's Seymour Centre on the February 21st. 
- Gretel was invited to perform the role of 'Brooke Logan' in Bianca Moon's musical parody 'Bold and the Musical' and Sydney's Slide Bar. 

January 2015
- Gretel performs a rendition of 'New York, New York' with fellow cast members Laura Murphy and Lucy Maunder. Arranged by Laura Murphy herself.

December 2014
- Gretel returns to the leading role of Sandy in Australia's Grease The Musical at The Regent Theatre, Melbourne.
- Gretel appeared on the cover of Melbourne's MX for the return season of Grease.
- Gretel was featured modelling Gorman bathers in the Herald Sun, alongside Lucy Maunder, in an article advertising the return season of Grease The Musical.

November 2014

- 3000 Melbourne Magazine features Gretel Scarlett as their covergirl. Story at

- Gretel was selected to participate in the Howard Fine Acting Studio's workshop with both Howard Fine and David Coury.

October 2014

- Gretel performs as Sally in Matthew Lee Robinson's 'Happy People in Concert' at Melbournes Chapel off Chapel. Simon Parris reviewed here:


September 2014

- Gretel's Debut solo album titled 'Hopelessly Devoted' is released. 

- 'Hopelessly Devoted' debuted on iTunes Australia at #64, Singapore #25, and Philippines #16.

- Grease opens in Hobart at the Derwent Entertainment Centre.


July 2014

- Grease opens in Adelaide at the Festival Entertainment Centre. Three Weeks Only!

- Gretel performs ith Rob Mills at the Adelaide Advertiser Luncheon. 


May 2014

- Vibrant cast gives energy to Grease - The West Australian

- Gretel will be appearing live to air on Friday May 30th at 7am on Hobart's Edge Radio

- She will also be live at 7:30am on Friday May 30th on 7HOFM in Hobart.

- At 8am Friday May 30th, Gretel will be live on radio at SeaFM Hobart.

- Hobart's ABC Local radio station will have Gretel and Rob Mills live at 3:30pm on Friday May 30th.

- On May 31st, Gretel will be appaearing with Rob Mills at the Derwent Entertainment Centre 25th Birthday Celebratition in Hobart for a Q&A and Meet and Greet!

- Gretel is performing the role of Sandy in Grease the Musical, Singapore at the Marina Bay Sands Mastercard Grand Theatre.



April 2014

- News article "Real life Sandy stars in Grease"

- Live interview on AM Live TV on Channel News Asia

- Live radio interview on Class 95 FM Singapore

- Live radio interview with DJ Vernetta Lopez & The Flying Dutchman on Gold 90.5 FM Singapore

- Live radio performance of 'Summer Nights' on 95 FM Karaoke Wednesday

- Gretel appears in Malaysia's Elle Magazine


March 2014

- Gretel sings 'For Good' with Lucy Durack at the March Against Melanoma in St Kilda, Melbourne. 

-Gretel discusses being a 'Triple threat' to DanceLife magazine

- Interview with Dance Informa


February 2014

- Gretel appears with Rob Mills on Kids WB tv. 

- Appearance on Coxy's Big Break


January 2014

- Gretel's live performance of 'Summer Nights' with Rob Mills and the cast of Grease

- "What's on Gretel's Makeup Desk?" with

- Gretel's live interview on J-air Radio Melbourne

- Gretel's live interview with Leo on Joy FM


May 2013 

- Gretel appears live with Rob Mills on Channel 9's The Today Show on Thursday 9th May. To watch the interview, click on the following link

- Gretel Scarlett and Rob Mills featured in the Woman's Day May 13th Weekly edition


April 2013

​Extra shows for Grease in Brisbane! 

GREASE is still the word – due to an unprecedented demand for tickets, an additional week of performances has been added to the Brisbane season with tickets now on sale.

March 2013

​- Gretel Scarlett sat down for a chat with TheatrePeople's Leigh Barker.

- The SMH chat with the cast of Grease at the Australian Launch.

- Gretel Scarlett will be starring opposite Australia's Rob Mills. The Courier Mail chat with Rob Mills about his latest leading role as DANNY in Grease!

March 2013

Gretel Scarlett has been cast as Sandy in the 2013-2014 Australian tour of Grease the Musical. GREASE will open at Brisbane’s Lyric Theatre on August 20, with seasons at the Sydney Lyric Theatre from October 13, and at her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne from January 2, 2014. Book Tickets at

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