Sarah Beaton


Sarah is an award-winning performance designer and visual dramaturge.

She studied Design for Stage at The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, graduating in 2011 with First Class Honours. Later that year she was awarded The Linbury Prize for Stage Design.

From 2015-2016 she was the Designer On Attachment at The Old Vic Theatre. Her work has been exhibited at The National Theatre, World Stage Design (Cardiff), the Victoria and Albert Museum and World Stage Design 2013 (Cardiff) and 2017 (Taiwan).

Sarah has designed for companies and venues in the UK and internationally including Scottish Opera, Sadler’s Wells, The Young Vic, Shakespeare’s Globe, Manchester Royal Exchange, Trafalgar Studios, Hampstead Theatre, The Oxford Playhouse, Richmond Theatre, The Lowry, Altes Schauspielhaus (Germany), Theatre Rigiblik (Switzerland), Freedom Theatre (Palestine) & Lit Live Festival (India). She is an Associate Artist of Engineer Theatre Collective and a visiting lecturer at the RCSSD.