Sarah Newhouse is delighted to join Lean Ensemble Theater as ensemble member after having directed If You Forget Me and appearing in Good People, The Waverly Gallery and Tribes.
She is a founding company member of the Actors’ Shakespeare Project, with whom she has performed more than twenty roles in 11 years. Some of her favorites productions include King Lear, Macbeth, The Merchant of Venice, Medea, Twelfth Night, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Taming of the Shrew, and The Comedy of Errors. She has performed throughout New England at such venues as American Repertory Theater (The King Stag), Boston Playwrights (The River Was Whiskey), Central Square Theater (Distracted), The Charles Playhouse (Shear Madness), Gloucester Stage (The Norman Conquests), Lyric Stage Company (Lost in Yonkers), New Repertory Theatre (DollHouse), and Stoneham Theatre (Miracle on 34th Street), and most recently Puck in Midsummer Night's Dream with ASP. She has also been fortunate to have travelled as far as Taiwan and Moscow with international play festivals.
While living in NYC, Sarah worked at Playwrights’ Horizons, Kraine Theatre, Manhattan Punch Line, & LaMama, Etc., to name a few. Film credits include ‘Feathers’, ‘The Legend of Lucy Keyes’, ‘Dischord’, ‘Beneath Contempt’, and ‘Bleed For This.' Ms. Newhouse is a graduate of Hampshire College and the A.R.T. Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Theatre Community Benevolent Fund, and lives in Watertown, MA with her husband & son.