13th season: Juliet in Romeo and Juliet and Ruth in Blithe Spirit. Stratford: Credits include Célimène (The Misanthrope), Olivia (Twelfth Night), Wendy (Peter Pan), Tourvel (Dangerous Liaisons), Gwendolen (The Importance of Being Earnest), Laurencia (Fuente Ovejuna), Cordelia (King Lear), Mabel (An Ideal Husband), Jessica (The Merchant of Venice), Laura (The Glass Menagerie), Grace (London Assurance), Rosalind (As You Like It), Brooke Ashton (Noises Off), Anne Bullen (Henry VIII), Cassandra (Agamemnon), Dot (The Swanne), Diana (All’s Well That Ends Well), Lady Mortimer (Henry IV), Princess Katherine (Henry V). Other Credits (selected): Gwendolen: The Importance of Being Earnest (Roundabout Theatre Company, Broadway – Tony nomination: Best Revival of a Play); Cecily: Travesties (McCarter Theatre, Princeton); Miranda: The Tempest, Thea: Hedda Gabler (Hartford Stage); Titania/Hippolyta: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Shakespeare Theatre, Washington, D.C.); Governess: The Turn of the Screw (Belfry Theatre); Constanze: Amadeus (Theatre Aquarius); Grace: Annie, Mary: It’s a Wonderful Life (The Grand Theatre); Rachel Peabody: Eloise at Christmastime (Disney). “For Mum, Dad, Brian and Bernard for reasons they know.”
Meet Sara Topham at Meet the Festival on July 19 and Festival Friday Chats on August 16.