SARAH SANDER
October 2013

Brooklyn, NY – Sarah has seen her work developed and/or produced at the Kennedy Center, LARK New Play Development Center, DC Arts Center, Florida Studio Theatre, Inkwell Theatre, University of Iowa, the Hatchery Festival and Project Y in association with Middlebury College. She’s been named a finalist for Juilliard’s Lila Acheson Playwriting Fellowship, The Playwrights’ Center Jerome Fellowship, Clubbed Thumb’s Biennial Commision, P73’s Playwriting Fellowship, WordBridge Playwrights’ Lab, the Actors Theatre of Louisville’s Heideman Award and designated a semi-finalist for the O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference, Ars Nova Playgroup and Bay Area Playwrights’ Festival. Honors also include nominations for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, National Theatre Conference’s Stavis Award and Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Weissberger Award. She is a current member of P73’s writing group, Interstate 73 and for the 2009-2010 season she was selected as one of three National New Play Network Playwrights in Residence (Florida Studio Theatre). A graduate and Norman Felton Fellow at the University of Iowa Playwrights’ Workshop, she received her BA in Chinese and English from Middlebury College.

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