Julia Sutton is an English actress.


An English actress, Sutton maintained a consistently successful career in musical theatre, originating a great number of roles. She also made appearances in films such as Half a Sixpence and Pickwick.


Best known for her work in musicals, Sutton made her musical debut in the fringe production of The Matchgirls in the role of Polly, which she continued to play after the show's West End transfer. In 1981 she would originate the role Pamela Mitford in The Mitford Girls, and later Barnett in Peg and Mrs. Hudson in Sherlock Holmes: The Musical.

In later years, Sutton played the role of the Bird Woman in the stage production of Mary Poppins, and played the role of Sister Mary Lazarus in Sister Act.


The Matchgirls (1966)(originated the role)

  • Phosphorus
  • Look at that Hat
  • Men (contains solo lines)
  • We're Gonna Show 'Em
  • Cockney Sparrers (contains solo lines)
  • Life Of Mine
  • Amendment to a Motion
  • Waiting
  • Life of Mine (reprise)

The Good Old, Bad Old Days (1972)(originated the role)

  • Thanksgiving Day (contains solo lines)
  • The People Tree (contains solo lines)
  • We've Got a Cure for Everything on Broadway
  • Finale

Company (1972)

  • Company (contains solo lines)
  • You Could Drive a Person Crazy (contains solo lines)
  • Another Hundred People (solo)
  • Finale Ultimo

The Mitford Girls (1981)(originated the role)

Pamela Mitford
  • Thanks for the Memory
  • Ukelele Lady
  • Imagination
  • Let's Do It (contains solo lines)
  • September Song
  • Thanks for the Memory (reprise)
Nanny Blor
  • Other People's Babies (solo)

Underneath the Arches (1982)(originated the role)

  • Has Anyone Here Seen Florrie Flanagan? (contains solo lines)

Peg (1984)(originated the role)

  • Pretty Dresses (reprise)(contains solo lines)
  • How Would You Like Me?(solo)
  • Three of a Kind (reprise)(contains solo lines)
  • How Would You Like Me (reprise)(contains solo lines)

La Cage Aux Folles (1986)

  • Cocktail Counterpoint (contains solo lines)

Side by Side by Sondheim

Sherlock Holmes: The Musical (1989)(originated the role)

  • Sherlock Holmes (contains solo lines)
  • A Lousy Life (solo)
  • Finale

Martin Guerre (1996)(originated the role)

  • Where's the Child (contains solo lines)
  • Sleeping on Our Own (contains solo lines)
  • Louisin/Welcome Home (contains solo lines)

The Witches of Eastwick (2000)(originated the role)

  • Eastwick Knows
  • I Love a Little Town
  • Dirty Laundry
  • The Glory of Me

My Fair Lady

Mary Poppins (2004)(originated the role)

  • Feed the Birds (duet)

Dirty Dancing (2008)

Sister Act (2009)

  • Here Within These Walls
  • How I Got the Calling (contains solo lines)
  • Do The Sacred Mass (contains solo lines)
  • Raise Your Voice (contains solo lines)
  • Take Me to Heaven (reprise)
  • Sunday Morning Fever
  • Bless Our Show (contains solo lines)
  • Fabulous, Baby! (reprise)
  • Sister Act" (Reprise)(contains solo lines)
  • Spread the Love Around

Follies (2013)

  • Montage (contains solo lines)


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