Sarah Rutherford

Sarah Rutherford has a first‐class degree in English from Oxford University, and completed a PhD on BlackFarce in Jacobean and 1960s Theatre alongside a career as an arts journalist and broadcaster. She thentrained as an actor at Guildford School of Acting and worked in television and theatre for twelve years beforebecoming a playwright. Sarah's play What You Do To People was showcased at the Hampstead Theatre andworkshopped by Park Theatre’s Jez Bond. Adult Supervision premieres at Park in October 2013, havingreceived a staged reading (under the title Tonight Is Your Answer) at Theatre Royal Stratford East, starringTara Fitzgerald. Sarah has also written a play specially for Park called Allah in Neon, inspired by selected reallifestories of local people. Her monologue La Barbe has been performed at the Salon Collective's EchoChamber and at the Equal Writes event, and her writing was recently shortlisted for the Adrienne BenhamAward.

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