Meredith has been an entertainer for over 30 years. Theatrical highlights include Starkers (playing feisty stripper Glenda, Dir. Lex Marinos), Les Miserables ( Swing, Dir. Gale Edwards), Hello Dolly! ( Dir. Christopher Renshaw), Chess (u/study Florence, Dir. Colin McColl), New Rocky Horror Show ( Magenta/Usherette alternate, Dir. Nigel Trifﬁtt), Gypsy (stripper Tessie Tura, Dir. Nancye Hayes), How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (secretary Smitty, Dir Kris Stewart), The Producers (elderly Hold Me-Touch Me, nominated for both Green Room and Helpmann awards, Dir. Susan Stroman), Karaoke the Musical (pushy stage mother Tammy, Dir. Guy Noble), Rain (P.M. Julia Gillard, Dir. Jonathan Mill/Teresa Borg), Love Never Dies (understudy Madame Giry, Dir. Simon Phillips) and Grandma in The Addams Family( Dir.Jerry Zaks). Recently Meredith was in 3 new Australian musical projects: Life Force( ﬁve differing roles in four accents, Dir. Lisa Freshwater), mystery thriller Laura ( Dir. Arne Neeme) and the City Recital Hall concert of King Of The Air playing Charles Kingsford Smith’s mother ( Dir. Tyran Parke). She played the role of theatrical agent Sylvia St Croix in Ruthless! in 2014 ( Glugs Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress In A Musical, Dir. Lisa Freshwater). In 2015/16 Meredith toured Australia in The Sound Of Music ( Dir. Gavin Mitford) as Baroness Elberfeld, understudying Sr Berthe and Frau Schmidt, playing the latter role for six weeks in Sydney.
Her cabaret Curtains about showbiz disasters was a ﬁnalist in 2014 Short and Sweet and Cabaret and selected for Sydney’s inaugural Festival Fatale in 2016. Earlier cabarets include Only Just Begun, about singers who died suddenly and young. She has fronted Big Bands Tres Mambo, Horns Plus and her jazz quintet, The Mezzanines. She writes lyrics for Music Theatre, jazz and popular songs and songs tailored to corporate events. Meredith has appeared in numerous TV dramas, commercials, corporate ﬁlms and is a voiceover artist. She has hosted several radio shows & narrated audio books for Vision Australia for ten years.
Proud Equity member since 1984.