Sarah Gancher

Adjunct Instructor

Sarah Gancher

Sarah Gancher’s writing has been seen on stages across the US and internationally, including London’s National Theatre, Edinburgh’s Traverse Theatre, Budapest’s Quarter6Quarter7 Festival, The Public Theatre, New York Theater Workshop, Steppenwolf, Hartford Stage, RoundHouse (DC), Seattle Rep, Ars Nova, PS 122, The Flea Theatre, and NYC SummerStage. Honors include the New York Stage and Film Founders’ Award, The Edgerton Foundation New Play Award, and the AR Gurney Prize. Co-writer of The TEAM’s Mission Drift, directed by Rachel Chavkin (Edinburgh International Festival Fringe Prize, Scotsman Fringe First, Herald Angel; London’s National Theatre, int’l tour.) Time Warner Fellow at Women’s Project Lab, Playwrights’ Realm Writing Fellow, alumna of P73 and Ars Nova Play Group. She frequently partners with devising ensembles including NYC’s The TEAM, Colorado’s Telluride Theatre, Portland’s Hand2Mouth, and Blue Man Group. With The Bengsons and Anne Kauffman, she wrote Hundred Days (NYTW and Under The Radar Festival) and The Lucky Ones (Upcoming at Ars Nova.) She has taught at The New School, NYU, and Bennington College, among other institutions. MFA: NYU.