Sarah Watson is a playwright from Newcastle upon Tyne. Sarah has been working with the Young Writers’ Talent Fund on her play Zones, a piece exploring homelessness, addiction and the social system in Newcastle upon Tyne. New Writing North has paired Sarah with playwrights Carina Rodney and theatre director Ruth Johnson, who are helping her to develop her writing and have supported her to attend shows at Live Theatre, Newcastle Theatre Royal and most recently Northern Stage. New Writing North has supported Sarah to attend script-writing workshops with The Writing Squad in Manchester and shadow rehearsals with Amy Golding at Curious Monkey theatre company. Sarah has secured a rehearsed reading of her debut piece Zones at the Royalty Theatre Sunderland in May 2018 and has several pieces of work under-development for both stage and screen.
Visit Sarah’s website to find-out more about her work.
Read Sarah’s blog-post about her NRF experience.