Scarlett Jacques



Auckland, New Zealand


165 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Scarlett has been a natural performer from a young age, having won a succession of theatre awards throughout her schooling. She continues to secure lead roles in stage productions both in and outside of school. Her most recent theatre credits include the roles of Maria in The Sound of Music, Roxie in Chicago, Anna in Frozen and Gabriella in High School Musical. On the screen, Scarlett has appeared as the lead in short films She’ll Be Right and Observance. This superstar is one to watch.

Billy Elliot The Musical (Theatre)
Auckland Theatre Company
Role: Ballet Ensemble Director: Colin McColl

Annie the Musical (Theatre)
Lunchbox Theatrical Productions
Role: Kate Director: Alan Cohen and Jonny Bowles

Observance (SF)
Role: Zoe Director: Kevin Luck

A Basement Christmas Carol (Theatre)
Basement Theatre Trust
Role: Poor Child Director: Sophie Roberts

Role: Young Selena Director: Dimi Nakov

She'll be Right (SF)
Role: Kate Director: Lynette Harris

Suessical (Theatre)
National Youth Theatre Company
Role: Cat in the Hat Director: Jonathan Alver

1st Place Overall in 12 - 13 years category; 1st Place in Own Selection Song; 2nd Place in Sacred Song; 2nd Place in Folk/Traditional Song; 2nd Place in 20th/21st Century Art Song; 3rd Place in Character Song in
Tauranga Performing Arts Competition

Performing Arts Scholarship to St Kentigern College 2016 - 2020


2020Dance Production Cup, Saint Kentigern College
2020Jazz Level 9 - Honours with Distinction
2020Lyrical Advanced Gold - Special Merit
2020Premier Arts Award, Saint Kentigern College
2019'Outstanding Performance - Female' - Junior Theatre Celebration NZ
2018Highest Exam Grade in NHDA Studio Award - 100% in Jazz
2018Level 7 Jazz Honours with Distinction
2018Senior Lyrical Exam - Honours
2018Year 11 Dance Award - Saint Kentigern College
2017Level 6 Jazz Honours with Distinction
2016Grade 5 Jazz - Distinction with Honours
2016Performing Arts Scholarship to St Kentigern College
2016Tauranga Performing Arts Society Vocal Champion and Scholarship Winner, under 14 Years
2016Vocal - First Place Overall in 12-13 Age Group
20151st Place Overall in 12 - 13 years category; 1st Place in Own Selection Song; 2nd Place in Sacred Song; 2nd Place in Folk/Traditional Song; 2nd Place in 20th/21st Century Art Song; 3rd Place in Character Song in
2015NZ Aria Competition - Two Third Placings in Under 16 category for Folk/Traditional Song and Light Entertainment Song
2015Second place overall in under 14 Championship; First place in Sacred Song; First place in Duet; Highly Commended in Vocal Solo and in Ballad.
2015Tauranga Performing Arts Society Vocal Champion and Scholarship Winner, under 14 Years
2015 Trinity Musical Theatre - Grade 4 - Distinction
2014Music Scholarship
2014Second Place in 'Own selection' Category
2013Third Place in Vocal Solo (Castle in a Cloud) and Song in Costume (Naughty)
2012Second Place in Maori Song (Tarakihi) and Folk Song (Morning Has Broken) and Third Place Overall in U13 Category

Film Film.

2017High TideLead - Emily Rolling Marble Pictures
Dir. Deejay Williams

Short Film.

2015ObservanceZoe (Lead)Dir. Kevin Luck
2014She'll be RightKate (Lead)Dir. Lynette Harris
2014SilvervilleLulu (Support cast)Dir. Rose Goldthorpe
2013Distance (Featured Role)
2013Stella 459 (Featured Extra)
2013The Bigger Things (Principal Role)
2013When the Other Disappears (Principal Role)
2012ColouredStacey (Featured Role)Dir. Troy Blackman
2012The Rooftop (Featured)Epsilon Films
Dir. Arthur Grey

Feature Film.

2014ARAYoung Selena (Lead)Dir. Dimi Nakov


2016Billy Elliot TVCEnsembleAuckland Theatre Company
2013Presenter on Disney Channel in NZ/Aus - 'Guide To'Dir. Kate Fraser


2021High School MusicalGabriella (Lead)Auckland Performing Arts Academy
Dir. Amy Robertson
2021Spotlight (One Act Play) Gail (Lead)Dolphin Theatre
Dir. John Edwards
2020ChicagoRoxie Hart (Lead)Saint Kentigern College
Dir. Naomi Wilson
2020Frozen Jnr Anna (Lead)Amici Trust/Junior Theatre Festival
Dir. Hamish Mouat
2020Sound of Music Maria (Lead)Auckland Performing Arts Academy
Dir. John Callen
2019Beauty and the BeastBelleAuckland Performing Arts Academy
Dir. Alexandra McKellar
2019Fiddler on the Roof HodelSaint Kentigern College
Dir. Naomi Wilson
2018CatsJennyanydotsNational Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2017Les MisLittle CosetteSaint Kentigern College
Dir. Jason Te Mete
2017OliverLead - The Artful DodgerNational Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2017Peter PanPeter PanNational Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Alver & Doy
2016Billy Elliot The MusicalBallet EnsembleAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl
2016Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor DreamcoatNarrator (Lead)Saint Kentigern College
Dir. Ashton Brown
2015Beauty and the BeastSilly Girl (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Hamish Mouat and Seamus Ford
2015SuessicalCat in the Hat (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
Dir. Jonathan Alver
2014Annie the MusicalKateLunchbox Theatrical Productions
Dir. Alan Cohen and Jonny Bowles
2014The Little MermaidScuttleNational Youth Theatre Company
2013A Basement Christmas CarolPoor ChildBasement Theatre Trust
Dir. Sophie Roberts
2013Aladdin JnrNarrator (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2013GreaseJoannie Casino (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2012Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor DreamcoatStoryteller (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2012My Son Pinocchio, Geppetto's Musical TalePinocchio (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2011Camp RockJunior Rocker (Lead)National Youth Theatre Company
2011The Wizard of OzMunchkinPeach Productions
Dir. Jesse Peach


Broadway Dance Centre New York - Workshops - 2018
Broadway Dreams Summer Intensive - 2018, Broadway Dreams Foundation
Ihi Musical Theatre Company with Cherie Moore and Robin Kelly - 2018
ODC Dance Company San Francisco - Workshops - 2018
Centre City Musical Theatre Emerging Talent Summer School - 2017, Hamish McGregor
Chris Stewart US Accent Training - 2017
Musical Theatre Workshops with Anton Luitingh and Duane Alexander - 2017, Lunchbox Productions
Ballet Technique - 2016 , Natasha Hodson School of Dance
Centre City Music Theatre Emerging Talent Summer School - 2016 , Aaron Tindell
Christchurch International Musical Theatre Summer School - 2016 , Luke Di Somma
Performing Arts Scholarship - 2016, St Kentigern College
Workshops with Broadway performers Sutton Foster, Andrea Burns, Peter Flynn, and Carmel Dean - 2016
'To Be or Not?' Workshop - 2015, Linda McFetridge
Broadway Performance Workshop - 2015, Nikki Snelson (Broadway performer - Legally Blonde etc.)
Emerging Talent Summer School - 2015, Director Aaron Tindell
Fantastic Planet Choir Workshop - 2015, Director Markus Hofko
Musical Theatre Workshop - 2015, Anton Luitingh and Duane Alexander (UK based Director and Dance Captain respectively, currently working on Singing in the Rain)
NZ Opera 'Little Rainbow' Workshop - 2015, Directors Stuart Maunder and Joanne Cole
Tap - Dance Studio - Grade 4 - 2015
Vocal Technique Masterclass - 2015, Pat H Wilson
Musical Theatre Classes - 2014, Auckland City Theatre Academy
Musical Theatre Workshop - 2014, Jonny Bowles (UK Director/Choreographer)
Second Place in the 'Own Selection' Category - 2014, NZ Aria Celebration of Song Competition, Rotorua
The Performer's Toolbox - Two Week Summer School - 2014, Centre City Music Theatre - Various Tutors
Emerging Talent Summer School - 2013, Jennifer Peers, Rebecca Wright, Cameron Rhodes, Nisha Madhan, John Rutter and Cat Ruka
Jazz and Combo Classes - 2013, Auckland City School of the Arts - Sandra Rasmussen
Musical Theatre Dance Training and Performances - 2008, Performance Net
Various Musical Theatre Classes, Live Events and Performances - 2008, Phineas Phrog Productions