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Wilfert has appeared on Broadway in the Tony Award winning production of Assassins, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and King David. She also toured the country in the first national tour of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Off-Broadway, Ms. Wilfert’s credits include See Rock City, Make Me A Song: The Music of William Finn, The Mistress Cycle and The Prince & The Pauper. At Carnegie Hall she has appeared in Cole Porter’s Jubilee, South Pacific in Concert (starring Reba McEntire), and Sondheim: A Tribute, (all for PBS). Performing with the New York City Ballet at Lincoln Center and Tokyo, she was featured soloist, singing Somewhere for their performances of West Side Story Suite. Wilfert has performed throughout the country, including shows at the La Jolla Playhouse, Cincinnati Playhouse, Baltimore Center Stage, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, New Haven’s Schubert Theatre, Barrington Stage, Houston’s Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS), Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival, Goodspeed Musicals, Northshore Music Theatre, Cap 21, Hartford Theatreworks, The Maltz Jupiter Theatre, The Fulton Opera House, Connecticut Grand Opera, and The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati in such roles as Donna in Mamma Mia, Ethel Gumm in Chasing Rainbows, Meg in Damn Yankees, Kate in Kiss Me Kate, Margaret in The Light in the Piazza, Ethel in Footloose, Maggie in When We Met (In Collaboration with Dan Collins, Julianne Wick Davis & Michael Winther), Georgianne in LMNOP (World Premiere), Ms. Jenkins in Little Miss Sunshine (World Premiere), Woman in Marry Me A Little, Woman 1 in Elegies: A Song Cycle, Madame Thernardier in Les Miserables, Cathy in The Last Five Years, Constanze in Amadeus, The Witch in Into the Woods, Polly Peachum in The Threepenny Opera to name a few.
Sally has appeared in concert in major venues around the country. Credit include: All the Girls: A Duo Show with Sally Wilfert & Rebecca Luker, Rob Kapilow’s What Makes it Great? (celebrating the songs of Arlen, Gershwin, Cole Porter, Sondheim and Bernstein), American Songbook: Rebecca Luker, Sally Wilfert: It’s Time, William Finn’s Songs of Innocence and Experience, Broadway in South Africa, Jeff Blumenkrantz Songbook, New York City Christmas in such venues as 54 Below, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Ottawa Chamber Festival, Mr. Finn’s Cabaret at Blatt Center for the Performing Arts, Dallas’ Horchow Center, The Jacob Javits Center, Le Chat Noir, The Allen Room, The Zipper Theatre, Merkin Hall, Symphony Space, Joe’s Pub, Los Angeles Staples Center, Birdland, and Williamstown’s 62 Center. Her recording credits include One Voice: Natalie Weiss & Sally Wilfert, Sweet Little Devil, See Rock City, Kitty’s Kisses, New York City Christmas, Make Me A Song, Assassins, King David, The Prince & the Pauper, A Christmas Survival Guide. Her television credits include The Blacklist for NBC, Law & Order Criminal Intent for NBC The Ameri-cans for Comedy Central, Loving for ABC and the web series Submissions Only.

Sally Wilfert Photos


Original Off-Broadway Production, 2021

[Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company World Premiere Production, 2015


[New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006

[New York]
Workshop, 2005

[New York]
World Premiere, 2005
Tess Walker

[New York]
Workshop, 2005

[New York]
Reading, 2005
Martha Blake

[New York]
Reading, 2004

Roundabout Revival, 2004
Performer (Swing)

Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002

Mary Canty/Maggie

Original Broadway Production, 2001
Naomi Temple

Aunt Polly (Understudy)

Musicals Tonight! Concert, 1999

Concert [Broadway], 1997

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L Morgan Lee, Bianca Leigh And More Set For Industry Reading Of A COMPLICATED WOMAN

Tony Award nominee L Morgan Lee, Bianca Leigh, and more are set to star in an industry reading of the new musical 'A Complicated Woman.' Directed by Jeff Calhoun, the reading will take place on December 15th.

Video: First Look At 'The Worst Pies In London' From SWEENEY TODD At Theatre Under The Stars

Theatre Under The Stars is presenting Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd. Get a first look at the iconic number, 'The Worst Pies in London'!


Of the many things I could compliment about TUTS’ production of Sweeney Todd (the songs, the costumes, the lighting) perhaps the most important is that it’s authentic. This is as close to the original Angela Lansbury/Len Cariou (later played by George Hearn) production as we can reasonably hope.

Photos & Video: See Danny Rothman, Sally Wilfert & More in SWEENEY TODD at TUTS

Check out the latest photos and videos of the cast of Sweeney Todd at TUTS, featuring Danny Rothman and Sally Wilfert.


From her early days in the theater to her acclaimed roles in some of the most iconic productions, Sally Wilfert has left an indelible mark on the world of musical theater. She's graced the stages of New York City and beyond, consistently earning acclaim for her stunning performances in a wide range of roles. With a career that has spanned across the bright lights of Broadway, Sally has dazzled audiences with her incredible vocal prowess, heartfelt performances, and dynamic stage presence. As of this interview, she is currently delighting Houston audiences in TUTS production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. BroadwayWorld Houston sat down with Wilfert to discuss her career, Sweeney Todd, and her future goals. 

Kate Baldwin, Allison Blackwell & More to Perform at Kaufman Music Center's Broadway Close Up Series

Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience with the Fall 2023 Broadway Close Up series. From a high-energy exploration of jukebox musicals to a celebration of Hal Prince's remarkable career and an inside look at Broadway's influential writers, this series offers an unforgettable journey into the world of musical theater.

Danny Rothman Joins the Cast of SWEENEY TODD at Theatre Under The Stars

Today Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) has revealed a change to the cast of its upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s masterpiece Sweeney Todd! See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets.

Kevin McAllister, Sally Wilfert, Sam Gravitte & More to Star in SWEENEY TODD at TUTS

Get all the details on the star-studded cast of TUTS' production of SWEENEY TODD, featuring Kevin McAllister, Sally Wilfert, Sam Gravitte, and more. Don't miss this highly anticipated show coming soon to TUTS!

Eden Espinosa, Alison Pill, Asmeret Ghebremichael & More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival Programming

Williamstown Theatre Festival has revealed the lineup for the WTF Cabaret, a cabaret series curated in partnership with Tony Award nominee and Festival mainstay Christopher Fitzgerald. See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets!

Photos: Go Inside Amas Musical Theatre's Annual Gala Benefit Concert Honoring Sheryl Lee Ralph

A starry line-up of talent was hand to celebrate Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer), New York City’s award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, May 15, 2023 at Theatre 555. Check out the photos here!

Julie Benko, Andréa Burns, Carolee Carmello & More to Honor Rebecca Luker at Benefit Concert

Symphony Space has announced full details for The Rebecca Luker Songbook: A Benefit Concert, a star-studded concert paying tribute to the beloved Broadway star who passed away in 2020 due to ALS. Learn how to purchase tickets.

Amas Musical Theatre Will Honor Sheryl Lee Ralph At 54th Annual Gala Benefit Concert Next Month

Amas Musical Theatre  has announced a starry line-up of talent that will be on hand to celebrate the company's 54th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, May 15, 2023 at Theatre 555.

Bernadette Peters Replaces Kelli O'Hara in Manhattan Theatre Club Winter Benefit

Bernadette Peters is stepping in to headline the Manhattan Theatre Club Winter Benefit this evening at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. Peters replaces the previously announced Kelli O'Hara. Due to a positive COVID diagnosis, O'Hara is unable to perform at the MTC benefit this evening.

Tally Sessions, Sally Wilfert, Howard McGillin & More to Star in INVENTIONS OF PIANO Industry Reading

The Directors Company will present a reading of INVENTIONS FOR PIANO, a new musical by Joseph Thalken, based on the article Fantasia for Piano by Mark Singer. The private industry reading is being presented Thursday, December 8, 2022 at The Theatre Center.

Elizabeth Stanley, Zachary Noah Piser & More to Star in NEW YORK CITY CHRISTMAS at Joe's Pub

The event of the year is back! Arts Ignite has announced the return of its annual benefit concert, New York City Christmas: A Concert to Benefit Arts Ignite, taking place on Monday, December 12 at 7:00 PM at Joe's Pub at The Public in New York City.

Video: Ashley Blanchet and Sally Wilfert Talk THE SECRET OF MY SUCESS at TUTS

Theatre Under The Stars is presenting the brand-new musical, The Secret of My Success. Watch Ashley Blanchet and Sally Wilfert discuss the show here!

Review: THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS Energizes and Brings Its Audience to Its Feet!

When I walked out of the theater after watching THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS, I had a big ol' smile on my face. I feel that all could enjoy this show since it has everything you could ever want in a production! It is truly special that this show, which has a future across the U.S. if not on Broadway someday, is premiering here in Houston, Texas.

Photos & Video: First Look at Ben Fankhauser, Ashley Blanchet & More in THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS

Theatre Under The Stars is presenting the brand-new musical, The Secret of My Success. Leading off the cast is Ben Fankhauser as 'Brantley Foster' and Ashley Blanchett, as 'Christy Lockhart.' Get a first look at photos and video here!

Ben Fankhauser, Ashley Blanchet & More to Star in THE SECRET OF MY SUCCESS at Theatre Under The Stars

Theatre Under The Stars has announced the cast of the brand-new musical, The Secret of My Success. Leading off the cast is Ben Fankhauser as “Brantley Foster” and Ashley Blanchet, as “Christy Lockhart.”


Sally Wilfert has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

Sally Wilfert has not appeared in the West End.

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