Sarah Rutherford

Sarah Rutherford's new play The Girl Who Fell opens October 2019 at the Trafalgar Studios, London.

Sarah was the inaugural Writer in Residence of Park Theatre, where her play Adult Supervision was nominated Best Off-West End Production (WhatsOnStage Awards): “fiercely funny stuff” (Time Out ★★★★); “fascinating and frank while also being outrageously funny… Dark and often hilarious … provocative and entertaining”  (Telegraph ★★★★); “sparky, modern, highly watchable ... a fresh voice” (Daily Mail ★★★★).

Other plays include Hybrid Vigour, In Neon and What You Do To People.

Sarah is currently under commission to feminist theatre company Scary Little Girls, and is working on a number of film and TV projects.


London (Greater London)



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THE GIRL WHO FELL Trafalgar Studios – 15th October to 23rd November 2019
Original stage play
Director: Hannah Price

ADULT SUPERVISION Park Theatre – 8th October to 3rd November 2013
Original stage play
Director: Jez Bond
Nominated for ‘Best Off-West End Production’, WhatsOnStage Awards 2014
“A cracking new play… splendidly funny and often downright raucous comedy – a kind of Abigail’s Party for the metropolitan, multicultural 21st century…  Adult Supervision is fascinating and frank about racial attitudes and prejudice while also being outrageously funny… dark and often hilarious… A provocative and entertaining evening.”  – The Telegraph ★★★★
‘This is fiercely funny stuff’ – Time Out ★★★★
“A sparky, modern, well-acted, highly watchable show… Rutherford is a fresh voice’ – Daily Mail ★★★★
Sarah is currently under commission to feminist theatre company Scary Little Girls, and other plays include Hybrid Vigour, In Neon and What You Do To People.


Sarah has also worked on R&D projects and readings at the National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Donmar Warehouse, Hampstead Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East and Leeds Playhouse.


She is currently working on a number of film and TV projects, and is one half of 2not2 Productions with actor Tanya Moodie.

Film, Radio, Television, Theatre