Alumni Playwright2007 -- 2014
A resident playwright at New Dramatists since 2007, Sarah's plays are Green Girl, The Extinction of Felix Garden, Circus Tracks, Kudzu, and House on Stilts. Honors include the Lippmann Family “New Frontier” Award, Actors Theatre of Louisville’s Heideman Award, commissions from South Coast Repertory and Broadway Across America, and a residency at The Royal National Theatre in London. String, her musical with Adam Gwon, won the Frederick Loewe Award at New Dramatists, a NAMT residency grant, the Weston Playhouse New Musicals Award, and was chosen for the Eugene O'Neill National Music Theatre Conference. Her plays have been produced at the Summer Play Festival at The Public, Trustus Theatre, Hangar Lab, City Theatre Summer Shorts, Live Girls! Theater, Collaboraction, Tulsa New Works for Women, and several universities. Her short plays are published in Ten-Minute Plays for 2 Actors: The Best of 2004 (Smith and Kraus) and Great Short Plays: Volume 6 (Playscripts, Inc.).
Outcry Theatre is producing Circus Tracks in the Out of the Loop Fringe Festival in Fort Worth March 9, 10, and 13.
More info about the festival at TheatreJones, which picked Circus Tracks as a hot ticket for March.
STRING, Adam Gwon and Sarah Hammond's musical about the three Fates set in the modern city, has two separate workshops coming up in June. First, in New York, the Loewe Award Workshop will culminate in a public performance on June 8 at 2 p.m. at New Dramatists. Then, during the last two weeks of June, Adam and Sarah will put rewrites to work at the O'Neill Music Theatre Festival, with public performances on June 23, 24, 27, and 29. Further details can be found here.
Follow me while I follow Mary Shelley on a New Dramatists sponsored adventure across the sea:
(Thanks John & Zilla Lippman.)