Finding Inspiration in Every Turn
Haley Sweat is a singer, actor, educator, podcast host, and latte lover based out of Orlando, Florida. She is a current senior in the University of Central Florida's BFA Musical Theatre program (graduation Spring 2023). She will also graduate with a Minor in Dance and a double Major in Clinical Psychology.
As an actor, she has appeared in Mamma Mia! (Sophie Sheridan), Some Enchanted Evening (Julie), and High School Musical (Sharpay Evans) at The State Theatre of Eustis, The Sonnentag Theatre - Icehouse, and Players by the Sea. An experienced singer, her performances have garnered her many accolades including The Broadway Star Award at Access Broadway Nationals in 2019.
At the moment, Haley is employed as a dance teacher with Jess Dance Productions where she specializes in ballet and tap for ages 5-8. In the past she has also served as an assistant teacher of voice and acting for middle school aged students at her home theater in Jacksonville, SET Studios.
Most recently, she has begun her biggest journey yet as a podcast host for her original show, "Help Me, I’m Trying!". The goal of the podcast is to help those transitioning from college to adulthood by discussing topics such as personal finances, choosing a career, mental health, and so much more!
When she is not performing, you can usually find her spending time with her miniature golden doodle, Hazel, and traveling the world from adventure to adventure. Haley is also a licensed diver and loves diving in the beautiful Florida ocean.