Sarah Garton Stanley

Sarah was former Associate Artistic Director for NAC English Theatre where she created The Cycles. Theatre directing credits include Kill Me Now (NAC/Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre); Fun Home, 2021/22 National Mentorship Program (Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre); Everybody Just C@lm the F#ck Down (Artistic Fraud of Newfoundland); carried away on the crest of a wave (Arts Club Theatre); Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes (Tarragon Theatre); The Big House (Toronto Fringe Festival); We Keep Coming Back (Winnipeg Jewish Theatre/ English Theatre Berlin/Factory Theatre); Unsafe (Canadian Stage); Out The Window (Luminato/Theatre Centre); Bunny (Stratford Festival/Tarragon Theatre). Sarah is Founder Emeritus of SpiderWebShow Performance and FOLDA (Festival of Live Digital Art), and a PhD Candidate in Cultural Studies at Queen’s University. Sarah co-stewards Birchdale – an off-grid historic hunting and fishing lodge – with her partner Tracey Erin Smith and their dog, Matzo.