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Sarah Mantell

Lecturer in Playwriting

Sarah’s plays include Everything That Never Happened, The Good Guys, Tiny, and Fight Call. Her work has been produced and developed at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Boston Court Pasadena, The Playwrights Realm, Seattle Rep, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, The Yale Cabaret, Great Plains Theatre Conference, and the Yale School of Drama among others.

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Sarah has been awarded residencies at Yaddo, MacDowell, Wildacres, Jentel, and SPACE on Ryder Farm. She is a 2019 recipient of the Toulmin Foundation commissioning grant through Primary Stages, a two-time nominee for the Susan Smith Blackburn Award, a Playwrights Realm 2017-2018 Writing Fellow, and a first runner-up for the Leah Ryan FEWW award. Sarah has taught at Occidental College, Wesleyan University​, and the O’Neill Playwriting Program at New Haven’s Cooperative Arts High School. She holds a BFA in illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA in playwriting from the Yale School of Drama.