Liza Sadovy


Liza is currently filming PATIENCE (PBS/Channel 4) + STRIKE (BBC). Liza can soon be seen in Jesse Eisenberg's feature A REAL PAIN (Topic Studio's) and as 'Mrs Stoppleman' in A SMALL LIGHT (Disney+).


2022 saw Liza win an Olivier Award for her performance in the hugely successful revival of CABARET (KitKat Club/West End) and recently appeared in the Young Vic's revival OKLAHOMA! (Wyndhams Theatre) which scored her a 2nd Oliver Award nomination in 2023.


  • Height: 5' 4 (163cm)
  • Playing Age: 55 - 65
  • Eye Colour: Blue
  • Hair Length: Long
  • Unions: Equity
  • Appearance: White



OLIVIER AWARDS 2023: Nomination for Best Supporting Actress - OKLAHOMA!

OLIVIER AWARDS 2022: Winner for Best Supporting Actress - CABARET

TMA 1992: Winner for Best Supporting Actress - The Secret Rapture

London Fringe Awards 1982: Nomination - Blood Sweat and Tears



A REAL PAIN, Diane - Topic Studio's (Director: Jesse Eisenberg)

KAVITA & TERESA, Mother Superior - Curry Western Movies (Director: Kamal Musale)

DISOBEDIENCE, Rebbetzin Goldfarb - Element Films (Director: Sebastian Lelio)

THE KNOT, Mrs Giddings - Universal Pictures (Director: Jesse Lawrence)

SWEENEY TODD, Ensemble - Warner Bros (Director: Tim Burton)

TOPSY TURVEY, First Nighter - This Man Films (Director: Mike Leigh)



PATIENCE, DR Loretta Parsons (Semi Reg) - PBS/Channel 4 (Director: Maarten Moerkerke)

STRIKE: INK BLACK HEART, Mariam Torosyan (Recurring) - BBC (Director: Susan Tully)

A SMALL LIGHT, Mrs Stoppleman (Semi Reg) - Disney+ (Director: Various)

OUTLANDER S6&7, Mrs Maisie Tolliver (Recurring) - Starz/Netflix (Director: Jamie Payne)

RIDLEY ROAD, Mrs Klein - BBC (Director: Lisa Mulcahy)

VERA, Wilma Morgan - ITV (Director: Caroline Giammetta)

BABYLON, Caroline - Channel 4 (Director: Sally El Hosaini)

THE HONOURABLE WOMAN, Kirsty - BBC (Director: Hugo Blick)

EMMA, Mrs Cole - BBC (Director: Jim O'Hanlon)

THE SARAH JANE ADVENTURES, Miss Trupp - BBC (Director: Joss Agnew)

EXTRAS, Jackie Greer - BBC (Directors: Stephen Merchant)

MIDSOMER MURDERS, Rosetta Price - BBC (Director: Peter Smith)

THIRTY YEARS TO LIFE, Dr James (Director: Michael Tuchner)

CASTLES, Naomi Robbins - BBC (Director: Jeremy Silberman)

PRIME SUSPECT, Kathy Bibbey - ITV (Director: David Drury)

COMPANY, Jenny - BBC (Director: Sam Mendes)

AN ACTORS LIFE FOR ME, Algy - BBC (Director: Brian Izzard)

TONIGHT AT 8.30 - FAMILY ALBUM, Harriet - BBC (Director: John Glennister)

THE GREEN EYED MONSTER, Miss Pattern - Thames TV (Director: Derek Banham)

TYGO ROAD, Mandy - BBC (Director: Bob Spiers)

BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS, Sarah Goodwin - Thames Television (Director: Nick Renton)

I REMEMBER NELSON, Princess Maria Theresa - Central TV (Director: Simon Langton)


OKLAHOMA, Aunt Eller - Young Vic & Wyndhams Theatre (Director: Daniel Fish)

CABARET, Fraulein Schneider - Kit Kat Club (Director: Rebecca Frecknall)

LIVING NEWSPAPER, Ensemble - Royal Court Theatre (Director: Roy Alexander/Mark Ravenhill/Lucy Morrison/Sam Pritchard)

PRESENT LAUGHTER, Miss Erikson & Lady Saltburn - Old Vic Theatre (Director: Matthew Warchus)

ABSOLUTE HELL, Lettice Willis - National Theatre (Director: Joe Hill-Gibbins)

IM NOT RUNNING, Blaise - National Theatre ( Director: Neil Armfield)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, Yente - Chichester Festival Theatre (Director: Daniel Evans)

PYGMALION, Mrs Higgins - Headlong (Director: Sam Pritchard)

WICKED, Madame Morrible - Victoria Apollo Theatre (Director: Joe Montello)

OLIVER!, Mrs Sowerberry - Sheffield Theatres (Director: Daniel Evans)

THE HISTORY BOYS, Mrs Lintott - Colchester Mercury Theatre (Director: Daniel Buckroyd)

A SEPARATE REALITY, Mama Funk - Royal Court Theatre (Director: Nick Bagnall)

ALICE IN WONDERLAND, The Queen Of Hearts - Theatre Royal Northampton (Director: Laurie Sansom)

LA BETE, Catherine De Brie - Comedy Theatre & Music Box Theatre, NY (Director: Matthew Warchus)

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, Dolly Tate - Young Vic (Director: Richard Jones)

NOISES OFF, Belinda Blair - UK Tour (Director: David Gilmore & Jeremy Sams)

THE GOOD SOUL OF SZECHUAN, Mrs Mitzue/Mrs Yang - Young Vic (Director: Richard Jones)

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, Yvonne - Wyndhams & Menier (Director: Sam Buntrock)

RICHARD II, Duchess of Gloucester/ Duches of York - Ludlow Festival (Director: Stephen Berkoff)

THE DRESSER, Madge - Bath Theatre Royal - Tour/ Duke of York West End (Director: Sir Peter Hall)

TALES FROM THE VIENNA WOODS, The Baroness - National Theatre ( Director Richard Jones)

ALICE IN WONDERLAND, Queen Of Hearts - RSC (Director: Rachel Kavanaugh)

OH! WHAT A LOVELY WAR, As Cast - Open Air, Regents Park - (Director: Ian Talbot)

ROMEO & JULIET, Lady Capulet - The New Shakespeare Company (Director: Dominic hill)

POPCORN, Farragh Delamitri - UK Tour (Director: Lawrence Boswell)

SIX CHARACTERS LOOKING FOR AN AUTHOR, The Leading Actress - Young Vic (Director: Richard Jones)

THE HEIRESS, Mrs Montgomery - National Theatre (Director: Philip Franks)

DIE FLEDERMAUS, Adele - Music Theatre London at The Arts Theatre (Director: Tony Britton)

SEND FOR MR PLIM, Elida De Coty - Battersea Arts Theatre Opera Festival (Director: Maggie Forsyth)

SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, Liza Sadovy - Greenwich Theatre (Director: Matthew Francis)

THE SLOW DRAG, Jonny Christmas - Whitehall Theatre, Westend (Director: Lisa Forrell)

BROKEN GLASS, Sylvia Gellburg - Manchester Library Theatre (Director: Chris Honor)

COMPANY, Jenny - Donmar (Director: Sam Mendes)

LA TRAVIATA, Mother - The Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith (Director: Leah Hausman and Neil Bartlett)

DON GIOVANNI, Zerlina - Music Theatre London at The Arts Theatre, London (Director: Nick Broadhurst)

THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, Suzanna - Music Theatre London at The Arts Theatre, London (Director: Nick Broadhurst)

MRS KLEIN, Paula Heimann - Northampton Theatre Royal (Director: Wyn Jones)

THE SECRET RAPTURE, Katherine Glass - Bristol Old Vic (Director: Sue Wilson)

INTO THE WOODS, Florinda - Pheonix Theatre (Director: Richard Jones)

SUGAR HILL BLUES, Jennifer - Hampstead Theatre (Director: Ted Craig)

ABSOLUTE HELL, Bill - The Orange Tree, Richmond (Director: Sam Walers)

DAISY PULLS IT OFF, Trixie Martin - Theatre Royal, Coventry (Director: Sue Wilson)

BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS, Sarah Goodwin - Hull Truck (Director: John Godber)

PEG, Dora - The Pheonix Theatre (Director: Ian Judge)

PLAGUE WIND, Maud Franklin - New End Theatre, Hampstead ( Director: Joseph Charles)

TAKING STEPS, Kitty - Leeds Playhouse (Director: Andrew McInnon)

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, Leeds Playhouse - Director: John Harrison)

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, Ensemble - First National Tour (Jim Sharman/Rufus Collins)



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