Sarah Smithton

AEA

Height: 4’ 11” | Hair: Dark Brown | Eyes: Green

www.sarahsmithton.com

SF Bay Area/NYC local hire


THEATRE
The Wild Party (LaChiusa) Nadine B-Side Theatricals (dir. Billy Bustamante)
The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe Lucy Theatreworks/USA (National Tour)
gilgamesh & the mosquito Paolo TNNY/Sound Bites (dir. Kel Haney)
A Most Average Musical* Jenny TNNY/Sound Bites (dir. Talia Berger)
Street Theater Heather TOSOS (dir. Mark Finley)
Godspell Sarah (Day By Day) Westchester Broadway Theatre (dir. John Fanelli)
Our Town Rebecca Gibbs Berkeley Repertory Theatre (dir. Jonathan Moscone)
Our Town Rebecca Gibbs Barnstormers Theatre (dir. Robert Shea)
Wizard of Oz Dorothy The Mountain Play Association (dir. James Dunn)
Ah, Wilderness Mildred, u/s Muriel Riverside Theatre, IA (dir. Theodore Swetz)
Two Gentlemen of Verona u/s Silvia Riverside Theatre, IA (dir. Ron Clark)
25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Logainne Schwartzandgrubinerre Summer Repertory Theatre (dir. Johanna Pinzler)
Lord of the Flies Percival Woman's Will (dir. Erin Merritt)
A Midsummer Night's Dream Puck Conservatory Theatre Ensemble (dir. Julianna Rees)

*Sound Bites 4.0 Award for Best Actress

WORKSHOPS/READINGS
Wind-Up Girl Mouse Repertory Theatre of St Louis, Ars Nova (dir. Shelley Butler)
Evangeline, A Curious Journey TeeTan Davenport Theatre (dir. Michael Chase Gosselin)
A Night At Danny La Rue's Isabel TOSOS (dir. Mark Finley)
The God Of In-Between Meg The Playwrights Realm (dir. Kel Haney)

FILM/TELEVISION
Another Soul Lead Gravitas Ventures/dir. Paul Chau
The Heroism of Sally Grant Lead dir. Isaiah Hoban Halvorsen
The Pole Dancer Lead dir. Christian Carroll
I'd Kill For You (episode 211) Guest Star NBC Peacock Productions/iD Discovery
Voodoo Secrets Co-Star Indigo Films/History Channel

Commercial conflicts available upon request

VOICEOVER/RADIO
Queens of the Sapphire Sea Madeleine Bernassi Radio Room
Smoke Without Flame+ Lynn Radio Room
Community Bella Necessary Outlet Productions
Almost Always+** Co-Host/Various Characters AAS
+Audio Verse Awards Nomination
**co-creator

RELATED EXPERIENCE
  • S.F. Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award, Principal Female Performance in a Musical – Annie, The Mountain Play Association
  • Sound Bites 4.0 Award, Best Actress – Jenny, A Most Average Musical
  • Audio Verse Award Nominations for Best Lead Actress (Lynn in Smoke Without Flame and Smitty in Almost Always: Addams & Smitty) and Best Writing (Almost Always)

TRAINING

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee: BFA musical theatre, emphasis in experimental theatre
Costa Rica Actors: workshop and retreat led by Alaine Alldaffer
Riverside Theatre Shakespeare Festival: intern program – Iowa City, IA
Jeffrey Bihr Studios: private coaching, Suzuki, Shakespeare, jazz styling
Voice: Carrie Manolakos, Mary Saunders, Cathy Rand, Myrna Paris
Aerial: Aerial Arts NYC, Body & Pole, OM Factory

SPECIAL SKILLS

Aerial Arts: Hammock (advanced), Silks, Pole (intermediate), Harness, Static/Dance Trapeze, Lyra, Corde Lisse (beginning) • Dialects: RP, Essex, Cockney, German, Irish, Southern, trained in IPA • Instruments: Ukulele, Accordion, Piano (beginning) • Other: Antigravity Fitness Instructor, Suzuki, Stage Combat (hand and sword work), Standardized Patient experience, Puppeteering, California Driver’s License, valid US passport, great with animals (especially cats)