Sarah Carleton is an actress and creator living in Western, PA. As a performer and a teaching artist Sarah continues to pursue projects that create unexpected collaborations and tell stories that provide bridges for people to connect across artistic mediums and different cultural backgrounds. Her work continues to be a place where she explores questions of identity and what it means to live and connect to others in the cultures we inhabit.
She has worked in traditional theater and film projects as well as creating new work. New work with collaborators has included working with soprano Lara Lynn McGill in new performances pieces mixing opera and acting in Song of Songs and The Heart of Shahrazad. Additional collaborations have included work with composer Eliane Aberdam on a new opera exploring stories of transracial adoptees in the US in the short opera In Our Own Voices.