For the last number of years Sarah Bradley has worked as both and actress and director in Ireland and the U.K. Recently she received an MA in Theatre Directing from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Sarah also currently holds a B.A in Drama and Theatre Studies from Trinity College Dublin. She is a qualified drama teacher for the Irish Board of Speech and Drama (Diploma of Associate) and in 2013 received her Licentiate.
Over the past eleven years she has taught at The Independent Theatre Workshop and has loved seeing her students grow in confidence and creativity. She is the artistic director of Octopus Soup Theatre Company and regularly directs for this company. For a number of years she worked closely with The Independent Youth Theatre and sat as a member of its committee, looking after the day to day running of the group.
She has also worked on various productions for the Young Dramatic Arts Theatre Company. She has a passion for puppetry and studied marionette puppet carving and manipulation in Prague
Sarah is currently on the Faculty teaching Drama at The LIR, Trinity College, Dublin.