Sara is a professional actor based in New York City. Originally from Akron, Ohio, she earned her BFA in Musical Theatre from Kent State University before moving on to study classical rotating repertory theatre with Wayne State University's Hilberry Theatre, where she earned her MFA in Acting. While in Detroit, Sara co-produced the Michigan premiere of Rajiv Joseph's "Gruesome Playground Injuries" while also performing the classics at the Hilberry and spending a summer in Russia studying at the Moscow Art Theatre School.
Most recently, Sara has been appearing on film as lead roles in local commercials and director's reels, as well as on stage with Ensemble Studio Theatre and Hedgepig Theatre Company. She was was previously a company member with Random Access Theatre Company before becoming a resident actor and education artist for two seasons with the American Shakespeare Center in Staunton, Virginia. While in Virginia, she directed for the youth summer program at ASC, and facilitated workshops on Rhetoric, Original Staging Conditions, Chekov and ensemble building, and more. In January of 2016, she co-founded Runamuck Theatre Company with fellow artists from the developing project, "Believe None Of Us".
Currently, Sara is a proud ensemble member of
Hedgepig Ensemble Theatre and spends her time working and playing with her fellow pigs, as well as with friends and artists at Seven Stages Shakespeare Company and New York Shakespeare Company.