Taryn Sudding

Training: Royal Academy of Dance


Taryn was born in Zimbabwe and arrived in London in 2017.


UK Theatre: Majorie Houseman in Dirty Dancing (UK and Ireland Tour); Desiree Armfeldt in Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music. Stella in Summer Holiday (UK Tour).


Global Theatre: Alice in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (SACPAC Tour); Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz (PACOFS); Jack understudy in Jack and the Beanstalk (CAPAB); Frenchy understudy in Grease (Richard Loring); Diana, Bebe, Maggie, Val, Cassie understudy in A Chorus Line (SACPAC tour); Gertie Cummings in Oklahoma (SACPAC Tour); Sally understudy in Me and My Girl (PACT); Anne Frank in Yours Anne (CAPAB); Sister Mary Leo in Nunsense (Pieter Toerien); Anne in La Cage Aux Folles (Civic Theatre); Miranda in Return to the Forbidden Planet (Natal Playhouse) – Vita Award for Best Supporting Actress;  Angie in Summer Holiday (SAPAC Tour); Soul Girl in Jesus Christ Superstar (PACT); Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz (PACT); Janet in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Civic Theatre); Grace Farrel in Annie (Civic Theatre)- Vita Award Nomination for Best Supporting Actress; Bombalurina in CATS (South Africa, Malaysia Tour, Beirut Tour for Pieter Toerien and Really Useful); The Chorus Girl in The Chorus Girl (Chekov Festival); Bombalurina in CATS (Athens Tour for Pieter Toerien and Really Useful); Gertie in Noel and Gertie (Pieter Toerien) – Fleur Nomination, Mary and alternate Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard (Pieter Toerien)- Naledi Nomination, Elsa Shraeder in The Sound of Music (South Africa, Singapore, New Zealand, China, Hong Kong, Jakarta for Pieter Toerien) – Fleur Nomination, Bombalurina in CATS (South Korea for The Really Useful Group) and Grace Farrell in Annie – Fleur du Cap winner for Best Supporting Actress (Pieter Toerien).


Film: Annie in Panic Mechanic (Leon Schuster); Gina in The Little Unicorn (Peakviewing Productions); Isabel in In Light of Is (Jen Mostert and Sabine Bittle).


Television: The Game (TV2); Stolen Lives (TV2); A O Utwile (SABC); Kideo – presenter (Louise Smit Productions – SABC); Avenues (A&P Productions – SABC); Infokey – presenter (DSTV); Merle in Snitch (Endemol -MNET);  Jozi H (SABC), Binnelanders (Stark Films); Life is Wild (Paramount Pictures); Innocent Times (Shoot the Moon); The Lab II (Curious Pictures); SAF 3 (Patsy Pictures).


Other credits include: Voice artist for various advertising campaigns including, Coca cola, Pepsi, DSTV, Virgin Atlantic, Nivea, Dove, FNB, Standard Bank and Maybeline International Campaign as American voice artist for South Africa. Lead recording artist for The Clamber Club albums, guest artist on the Beautiful Creatures of the Sea album and lead vocalist for the KiiYii Kids YouTube Channel.


Taryn is thrilled to be joining the cast of Bonnie & Clyde.