Sarah Tuft

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Sarah’s play, MARVEL-OUS MONICA; IN WHICH MONICA LEWINSKY IS A SUPERHERO HELL-BENT ON REVENGE, was developed and presented at the 2018 O’Neill National Playwrights Conference at The O’Neill with Giovanna Sardelli directing. It’s also had readings at The Last Frontier Theatre Conference, IAMA Theatre Company, and The Museum of Jewish Heritage. Her play, 110 STORIES, has been developed/read at theaters including Geffen Playhouse, The Public Theater, Vineyard Theatre, Toledo Rep and with Gregory Moser directing at Manhattan’s Skirball Center with actors including Billy Crudup, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Edie Falco, James Gandolfini, Neil Patrick Harris, Samuel L. Jackson, Melissa Leo, Tony Shalhoub, and Kathleen Turner. 110 STORIES is published by Playscripts and has been produced in over twenty states and abroad. Sarah’s other plays have been read at EST’s Lexington Center, Monster Box Theatre, Naked Angels’ Tuesdays@9, Sundog Theatre, Toledo Rep, and 24Hour Plays. Sarah has blogged for HuffPost, Indiewire Women and Hollywood, and The New York Times. Awards include 2018 HUMANITAS Play LA Workshop finalist, Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition, and a New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship. With an MFA from Pratt Institute, Sarah came to playwriting from painting, photography, and filmmaking. A member of the Dramatists Guild and Antaeus Playwrights Lab, Sarah teaches dramatic writing at SF Creative Writing Institute.