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Upcoming Projects

RAVE REVUE

27 July 2018

New York Times Center

Sarah is thrilled to be singing a selection from the new musical, Saints or Sinners, at The Prospect Theater Company's Rave Revue.

Saints or Sinners is a new musical written by Andrew Baumer and Juliet Kapanjie. A selection from the show, "Ladies Who Own the Night" will be performed at the concert.

Past Projects

THE NEXT MOVEMENT

21 May 2018

Joe's Pub

Sarah performed "Havana, Como Te Quiero" from Pedro Pan by up and coming musical theater composer, Rebecca Aparicio.

This concert was part of a series called the Representation Roundtable, created by Musical Theater Factory to celebrate writers and performers of color.

TISCH SALUTE

18 May 2018

Radio City Music Hall

Sarah was thrilled return to the Radio City stage, this time to both graduate and perform!

 

She joined composer and NYU alum, Shaina Taub, and an ensemble of NYU students to perform Shaina's piece, "Still I Will Lovefrom the Public Works' musical adaptation of As You Like It.

LOUDER, FASTER, FUNNIER

14 May 2018

The Broadway Comedy

Club

Louder, Faster, Funnier: A Senior Concert Presentation was a celebration of the 2018 graduating class of the New Studio on Broadway at NYU Tisch

 

The concert was directed by Kurt Robinson and music directed by Andrew Baumer.

GLOBAL COUNCIL DINNER

11 May 2018

New York University

Sarah reuinted yet again with the cast of Swing! to perform a medley of numbers at the Global Council Dinner, hosted by President of NYU, Andrew Hamilton.

The performance was directed by Dell Howlett and music directed by Corey Wachala.

HAIR

14-21 April 2018

NYU Tisch,

2nd Ave Theater

Sarah was thrilled to finish her collegiate career as Jeanie in HAIR! It was a true honor to be closing out her senior year with this tribe of actors and a to-die-for creative team.

The production was directed by Peter Flynn, choreographed by Hollie Wright, and music directed by Corey Wachala.

TISCH GALA

16 April 2018

Capitale NYC

Sarah was excited to reunite with the NYU cast of Swing! to perform a medley of numbers at the 2018 Tisch Gala

The annual Tisch Gala celebrates the incredible accomplishments of the iconic arts institution and showcases the depth and breadth of the school’s program offerings.

ROCKY HORROR

16 March 2018

Neon Coven Theater

Sarah played Dr. Scott in a reimagined concert version of The Rocky Horror Picture Show!

The workshop was directed by Shira Milikowsky, music directed by Andrew Barrett Cox, and produced by Eleanor Regan

POP PUNK HIGH

11 January - 22 February 2018 

Parkside Lounge

Sarah made her Off-Broadway debut and joined the company of Pop Punk High as a swing! But the pop punk isn't over just yet! Check back for more info on the show's journey and next production!

Pop Punk High is a new musical by Ben Lapidus and Anderson Cook that parodies and celebrates the pop punk bands of the 2000’s and all the misguided angst they inspired. The production is directed by Felicia Lobo.

CUMMING FOR PUERTO RICO

30 November 2017

Club Cumming

Sarah teamed up with What Will the Neighbors Say? Theater Company and longtime inspiration, Alan Cumming, to benefit the citizens of Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria.

She reunited with Lauren Baez, the other half of Dos Divas, to perform selections from their show as a part of this evening that celebrated Puerto Rican culture!

3 November 2017

Sarah performed several musical and scene selections from the vast and gorgeous work of award-winning writer-director, Marella Martin Koch.

 

The evening featured selections from texts that Marella has generated for theater, musical theater, and opera over the course of the first decade of her career. The evening was directed by Timothy Koch.

THE RALLY CAT

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning

SWING!

20-28 October 2017

Sarah played Laura in the New Studio on Broadway's Fall production of Swing! It was a true honor to sing and dance to some of the most gorgeous and iconic swing and jazz music of the 1930s and 40s!

The production was directed and choreographed by Dell Howlett and music directed by Corey Wachala.

Loewe Theater,

NYU Tisch

DOS DIVAS

5 August 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below

Sarah and Lauren Baez took the stage together to make their 54 Below debut in their show, Dos Divas! These two Latina beltresses joined forces for a night of Broadway's greatest hits and Latin pop hits of the 21st Century.

 

The one night only event featured special guest appearances by Broadway star Eden Espinosa (Wicked, RENT, Brooklyn: The Musical)Kimberly Immanuel, Gabriella Garcia, and Issa Best. 

THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM

29 June 2017

NYU Tisch

Sarah was a part of the first reading of The Elephant in the Room: A Song Cycle. The song cycle addressed our current tumultuous political climate and the many ways in which Americans are dealing with it.

 

The song cycle was composed and written by Casey O'Neil. The reading was directed by Marella Martin Koch and music directed by Mark Evans.

SUBURBAN NIGHTMARE

19 June 2017

Tender Trap

Sarah was honored to originate the role of Morgana in the first concert workshop of the new rock horror musical, Suburban Nightmare, written by AJ Ditty (Book), and Travis Yablon (Music and Lyrics).

 

The workshop was produced in collaboration with the Insomnium Theater Company, co-directed by Lauren Harris and Felicia Lobo

TISCH SALUTE

19 May 2017

Radio City Music Hall

Sarah performed a medley of the songs of Stephen Sondheim with select members of the New Studio on Broadway and the Graduate Acting Program to honor the NYU Tisch Class of 2017.

 

The performance was directed by Malcolm Gets and choreographed by Byron Easley.

DANNY & THE ROCKET

29 April - 1 May 2017

Sarah played Gloria Taylor in the first workshop production of Danny and the Rocket, a new musical written by Casey O'Neil (Music) and Marella Martin-Koch (Book & Lyrics).

The production was directed by Kent Nicholson and music directed by Kenneth Gartman.

2nd Ave Theater,

NYU Tisch

NEW YORK DANCE MARATHON

19 November 2016

Eisner & Lubin Auditorium

Sarah and the NYU StageWorks cast of In the Heights reunited to perform a medley of numbers from the show at the New York Dance Marathon.

 

The New York Dance Marathon is an effort to raise awareness and funds to help fight childhood cancer, which culminates in a 12-hour dance marathon.

SISTER ACT

5-13 November 2016

2nd Ave Theater,

NYU Tisch

Sarah had the honor of tackling a second show in one semester and played Wanda in the New Studio on Broadway's upper-level production of Sister Act!

 

The production was directed and choreographed by Dell Howlett and music directed by Crystal Monee Hall.

 

 

IN THE HEIGHTS

29 September - 8 October 2016

Abe Burrows Theater,

NYU Tisch

Sarah made her NYU Main Stage debut as Nina Rosario in In the Heights! She was thrilled to play her dream role amongst a dream cast. Tickets to the production sold out in a record-breaking 3 minutes, leading the production to add extra performances due to high demand.

 

The production was directed by Melissa Maxwell, choreographed by Enrique Brown & music directed by Sinai Tabak.

ONCE UPON A TIME

30 July 2016

Sarah made her solo cabaret debut in her sold-out one-woman show, Once Upon a Time. As a child, Sarah was enamored with fairy tales and using her vivid imagination to tell stories. As an adult, she gets to live her dream every day by telling stories for a living as an actress. In this special one night performance, Sarah conveyed through song what it's like to be a NYC actress who still believes in magic.

 

The concert was music directed by Matt Cataldi.

The Duplex

STAGEBOUND BENEFIT CONCERT

1 May 2016

National Opera Center

of America

Sarah had the honor of singing alongside seasoned Broadway performers including Tony Award nominee Michael McElroy (RENT, Big River, Violet), Oliver Award nominee Karen Parks (Carmen Jones, Pagliacci), Samuel McKelton (The Lion King, Five Guys Named Mo), Darryl Tookes, select members of the Broadway Inspirational Voices and many others.

 

This benefit supported the Stagebound Vocal Intensive, which Sarah is an alumnus of.

XANADU

15-20 April 2016

Cabaret Theater,

NYU Tisch

Sarah made her NYU stage debut as Hera in the New Studio on Broadway's sophomore project production of Xanadu!

 

The production was directed by Catie Davis, choreographed by Max Sheldon, and music directed by Samuel Bagala.

 

 

© 2017 by SARAH ANNE FERNANDEZ