Making live experiences that play + connect.
Actor / Director / Practitioner / Producer / Singer
Sarah makes projects, produces live events, artistic collaborations + curates spaces that cross forms, break social boundaries + cultivate community. Specialising in the applied power of play, what that looks like in our cities today + means for our times tomorrow.
She works with with people, places, public spaces, artists, organisations, festivals, architects, restaurants, leaders + cities across industries.
“Sarah is an artistic force. The range, energy and quality of the work she delivered was astonishing. Her joy in directing was palpable. Exceptional - innovative, challenging and very effective.”
Director, Castaway Goole
Sarah applies the transformative power, art, tools + principles of “play” across innovation, creative process, spaces, personal development + performance, urban regeneration, industries + city design. Her award winning live projects, national + local collaborations enjoy making generative impact towards healthier inter connected cultures, communities + ecologies in cities experiencing regeneration.
Royal Shakespeare Company, Goodbody award for Directing / 2010
The Sunday Times Playwright Award / 2010
Theatre Innovation, NSDF / 2010
St Hugh's Foundation for Excellence in the North / 2012
REYTA Remarkable Passion for the Arts Finalist Arts Fest / 2017
Royal Television Society Award Winner with Slung Low Professional Excellence: Drama & Comedy Production / 2018
Sarah is a a co chef for PlayClub UK.
A co creative house + live events community reclaiming a culture of play. On a mission to bring new life to cities, PlayClub make live experiences, host artist residences + transform/reclaim spaces in, with and for regenerating cities. Based in Yorkshire & Humberside region, UK.