Verity Hunt-Ballard


Mezzo Soprano

Last Victorian Opera production

Countess Charlotte Malcolm in Sondheim's A Little Night Music, June – July 2019

Last 3 major performances 

  • Mary Poppins, 2011
  • Vivid White, Melbourne Theatre Company, 2017
  • Funny Girl in Concert at The Opera House, 2018



Age when you started singing

As soon as I could speak.

Favourite opera or musical

The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa

Favourite opera or musical role to perform

Charity Hope Valentine in Sweet Charity

What do you like to sing in the shower? 

Anything by Joni Mitchell


  • 2014 Helpmann, Green Room and Sydney Theatre Award for Best Female in a Leading Role in a Musical - Sweet Charity
  • 2011 Helpmann and Green Room Award for Best Female in a Leading Role in a Musical- Mary Poppins
  • 2009 Curtian Call Award - Metro Street
Verity Hunt-Ballard as Mary Poppins