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Sally Mayes

 

Birth Place: Livingston, TX, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
M'Lynn (Standby)
Truvy (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Aunt Corene
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2000
Keely
Keely
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1994
Performer
Brunnhilde/et al
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Ilona Ritter
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Winona Shook

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
M'Lynn (Standby)

Truvy (Standby)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Aunt Corene

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2000
Keely

Keely

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1994
Performer

Brunnhilde/et al

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Ilona Ritter

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Winona Shook


Sally Mayes Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Sally Mayes, Urban Cowboy
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actress - Musical Gold Star
Sally Mayes, Pete 'n' Keely
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Supporting Actress - Musical
Sally Mayes, She Loves Me
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Sally Mayes , She Loves Me
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Sally MayesCloser Than Ever
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1990 - Best Actress - Musical
Sally Mayes, Closer Than Ever
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1990 - Best Actress - Musical
Sally Mayes, Closer Than Ever
 
Theatre World Awards - 1989 - Performance Gold Star
Sally Mayes, Welcome to the Club

Sally Mayes News

Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today Photo Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

It's today! Award-winning vocalist Ann Kittredge's debut recording reIMAGINE, a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined and produced by award-winning songwriter and record producer Paul Rolnick, is available on all digital platforms as of today, May 16, 2022.

Photos: See Liz Callaway, Tovah Feldshuh & More on the Red Carpet of the American Son Photo Photos: See Liz Callaway, Tovah Feldshuh & More on the Red Carpet of the American Songbook Association Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 10, 2022

American Songbook Association recently hosted the Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM. Schwartz - the Oscar, Grammy and Tony-winning composer and lyricist of Wicked, Pippin, Godspell and more - received the 2022 ASA Lifetime Achievement Award.

Photos: American Songbook Association Celebrates Stephen Schwartz at Third Annual Gal Photo Photos: American Songbook Association Celebrates Stephen Schwartz at Third Annual Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 10, 2022

American Songbook Association recently hosted the Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM. Schwartz - the Oscar, Grammy and Tony-winning composer and lyricist of Wicked, Pippin, Godspell and more - received the 2022 ASA Lifetime Achievement Award.

Lina Kourtrakos's MIDWEST CABARET CONFERENCE Celebrates 10th Anniversary Photo Lina Kourtrakos's MIDWEST CABARET CONFERENCE Celebrates 10th Anniversary
by Marissa Tomeo - May 7, 2022

Award winning and rave reviewed singer/director Lina Koutrakos will be in Chicago to head up a group teaching/workshop weekend, 'The Midwest Cabaret Conference,' which has been running for the last 10 years, this June.  

BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merki Photo BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merkin Hall At Kaufman Music Center
by Michael Walters - May 5, 2022

The 2022 American Songbook Association Gala will honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 -An interview with ASA co-founder Carolyn Montgomery

VIDEO: Donna Vivino Performs 'Send in the Clowns' at SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED Photo VIDEO: Donna Vivino Performs 'Send in the Clowns' at SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Sondheim Unplugged took place at Feinstein's/54 Below on April 24. A celebrated New York event since 2010, the BroadwayWorld and Bistro Award-winning series Sondheim Unplugged features some of Broadway and cabaret’s most dynamic voices, accompanied by piano only, delving into the musical world of Broadway’s master composer.

Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Th Photo Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

In celebration of her soon to be released album¬†Ann Kittredge:reIMAGINE(Jazzheads, Inc./King Kozmo Music), a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined, Ms. Kittredge, will appear at¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Thursday, May 26th at 7pm.

Liz Callaway, Sally Mayes & More Join American Songbook Association Gala Honoring Ste Photo Liz Callaway, Sally Mayes & More Join American Songbook Association Gala Honoring Stephen Schwartz
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

American Songbook Association has announced that Broadway stars Christine Andreas, Liz Callaway, Jason Graae, and Sally Mayes have joined the lineup of their Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM.

UH Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Brings Musical Theater to the University  Photo UH Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Brings Musical Theater to the University of Houston with LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2022

The University of Houston's Kathrine G. McGovern College of Arts will present Little Shop of Horrors - the college's first ever full scale musical production. A classic Broadway title originally adapted from the 1960 film written by Charles B. Griffith & directed by Roger Corman, Little Shop marks the first collaborative production by students and faculty from Moores School of Music and The School of Theatre and Dance.

Joey Contreras, Countess Luann de Lesseps & More at Feinstein's/54 Below This Week Photo Joey Contreras, Countess Luann de Lesseps & More at Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Sally Mayes Videos

VIDEO: Donna Vivino Performs 'Send in the Clowns' at SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED VideoVIDEO: Donna Vivino Performs 'Send in the Clowns' at SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Sondheim Unplugged took place at Feinstein's/54 Below on April 24. A celebrated New York event since 2010, the BroadwayWorld and Bistro Award-winning series Sondheim Unplugged features some of Broadway and cabaret’s most dynamic voices, accompanied by piano only, delving into the musical world of Broadway’s master composer.

BWW TV: Billy Stritch Discusses his Love-Filled MY WINTER VALENTINE At Birdland VideoBWW TV: Billy Stritch Discusses his Love-Filled MY WINTER VALENTINE At Birdland
by Eugene Ebner - Feb 14, 2019

The one and only Billy Stritch brings his MY WINTER VALENTINE to the Birdland Theater, February 13-16. We sat down with Stritch in his dressing room at Birdland for a love-filled chat. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre VideoVIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre
by Alan Henry - Jan 9, 2018

Meet the cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, running January 16th through February 4th at Riverside Theatre!

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 6/10/16- SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2016

Today in 1993, the first Broadway revival of She Loves Me opened at Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 354 performances. She Loves Me is a 1963 musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. The plot revolves around Budapest shop employees Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who, despite being consistently at odds with each other at work, are unaware that each is the other's secret pen pal met through lonely-hearts ads. The Revival cast featured Boyd Gaines as Georg, Judy Kuhn as Amalia, Sally Mayes as Ilona, Howard McGillin as Kodaly, Lee Wilkof as Ladislav, Brad Kane as Arpad, and Louis Zorich as Mr. Maraczek. A revival cast recording was released by Varese Sarabande.

STAGE TUBE: Take a Look at GYPSY Rehearsals, Starring Sally Mayes
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2015

The Harbor Lights Theater Company, Staten Island's only professional Equity Theater Company, led by Founders and Artistic Directors Tamara Jenkins and Jay Montgomery, welcomes a cast of Broadway veterans and Tony and Emmy nominees, as well as many Staten Islanders, for GYPSY. Below, check out rehearsal footage from the show!

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 6/10/15- SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2015

Today in 1993, the first Broadway revival of She Loves Me opened at Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 354 performances. She Loves Me is a 1963 musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. The plot revolves around Budapest shop employees Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who, despite being consistently at odds with each other at work, are unaware that each is the other's secret pen pal met through lonely-hearts ads. The Revival cast featured Boyd Gaines as Georg, Judy Kuhn as Amalia, Sally Mayes as Ilona, Howard McGillin as Kodaly, Lee Wilkof as Ladislav, Brad Kane as Arpad, and Louis Zorich as Mr. Maraczek. A revival cast recording was released by Varese Sarabande.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 6/10- SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2014

Today in 1993, the first Broadway revival of She Loves Me opened at Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 354 performances. She Loves Me is a 1963 musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. The plot revolves around Budapest shop employees Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who, despite being consistently at odds with each other at work, are unaware that each is the other's secret pen pal met through lonely-hearts ads. The Revival cast featured Boyd Gaines as Georg, Judy Kuhn as Amalia, Sally Mayes as Ilona, Howard McGillin as Kodaly, Lee Wilkof as Ladislav, Brad Kane as Arpad, and Louis Zorich as Mr. Maraczek. A revival cast recording was released by Varese Sarabande.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 6/10- SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2013

Today in 1993, the first Broadway revival of She Loves Me opened at Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 354 performances. She Loves Me is a 1963 musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. The plot revolves around Budapest shop employees Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who, despite being consistently at odds with each other at work, are unaware that each is the other's secret pen pal met through lonely-hearts ads. The Revival cast featured Boyd Gaines as Georg, Judy Kuhn as Amalia, Sally Mayes as Ilona, Howard McGillin as Kodaly, Lee Wilkof as Ladislav, Brad Kane as Arpad, and Louis Zorich as Mr. Maraczek. A revival cast recording was released by Varese Sarabande.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 6/10- SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2012

Today in 1993, the first Broadway revival of She Loves Me opened at Criterion Center Stage Right, where it ran for 354 performances. She Loves Me is a 1963 musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. The plot revolves around Budapest shop employees Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who, despite being consistently at odds with each other at work, are unaware that each is the other's secret pen pal met through lonely-hearts ads. The Revival cast featured Boyd Gaines as Georg, Judy Kuhn as Amalia, Sally Mayes as Ilona, Howard McGillin as Kodaly, Lee Wilkof as Ladislav, Brad Kane as Arpad, and Louis Zorich as Mr. Maraczek. A revival cast recording was released by Varèse Sarabande.

Broadway Beat EXCLUSIVE: THE BEST IS YET TO COME, THE MUSIC OF CY COLEMAN!
by Broadway Beat - May 27, 2011

Last night, May 25, 59E59 Theaters welcomed the Rubicon Theatre in California to Americas Off Broadway with their critically acclaimed production of THE BEST IS YET TO COME: THE MUSIC OF Cy Coleman, devised and directed by David Zippel. THE BEST IS YET TO COME: THE MUSIC OF Cy Coleman began previews on Tuesday, May 18 for a limited engagement through Sunday, July 3. Broadway Beat was exclusively invited to film show highlights! Below, they bring you a look at the special presentation and also take you down the opening night red carpet!


Sally Mayes Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sally Mayes been in?
Sally Mayes has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Sally Mayes been in?
Sally Mayes has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Sally Mayes been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Urban Cowboy , Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Pete 'n' Keely , Outstanding Supporting Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for She Loves Me , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Closer Than Ever , Best Actress - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Closer Than Ever Best Actress - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Closer Than Ever and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Welcome to the Club .

What awards has Sally Mayes won?
Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Urban Cowboy Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Pete 'n' Keelyand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Welcome to the Club.