Sarah was born in Leicester and now lives in London. She studied at Bristol University before completing an MA at City University. She took part in the Royal Court Theatre's Young Writers' and Studio Writers' Groups.
The winner of two Peggy Ramsay Foundation Awards and a finalist for the Nick Darke Writers' Award 2016, Sarah's plays include PUNTS (Kuleshov Theatre/Theatre503, published by Bloomsbury), THE SWEETHEARTS (Finborough Theatre, published by Oberon Books and Samuel French), THE NIGHT MY PARENTS WENT AWAY (Milano Theatre Festival) and PILGRIMS (Raise Dark/Etcetera Theatre). Sarah has also had performances of her work at the Arcola, Curve Leicester, Hackney Showrooms, Hampstead, Old Vic Tunnels and Soho Theatres.
She is Literary and Outreach Manager & Co-founder of Raise Dark Theatre and Literary Manager of Kuleshov Theatre.
Sarah was invited to join HOLLYOAKS’ Shadow Writers’ Scheme in 2013. She is an alumni of the Channel 4 Talent 4Screenwriting programme; one of the writers on the BBC's New Talent Hotlist and the BBC's Drama Writers' Programme 2018.
Sarah is currently adapting her play LOSERS WEEPERS into her debut feature film for Conker Films and her play PUNTS for television with Warp Films. She has two original television shows in development: GOOD PHARMA with Clerkenwell Films and SPOILED with Adam Ackland and Benedict Cumberbatch's SunnyMarch Ltd.