UPCOMING & RECENT

Sarah Ruhl’s play THE OLDEST BOY is set to be read at leading regional theaters around the country as part of a national effort to raise relief funds for the victims of the disaster around the one year anniversary of the Nepal earthquake. Click here for more details.

Read Sarah's interview about the benefit in American Theatre MagazineInstant Karma: How The Oldest Boy Is Paying Back Its Source.

Read Sarah's article in Howlround: "Is Theatre Helpful (or some things I learned from rehearsing The Oldest Boy).

THE OLDEST BOY is now available for purchase. Read Sarah's interview in the NY Times about what moves her most in literature.


The Actors Theatre in Louisville, Kentucky is now producing FOR PETER PAN ON HER SEVENTIETH BIRTHDAY, directed by Les Waters from March 8 to April 10, 2016.

Berkeley Rep will produce FOR PETER PAN ON HER SEVENTIETH BIRTHDAY, directed by Les Waters from May 20 to July 3, 2016.

Yale Repertory Theatre will debut SCENES FROM COURT LIFE directed by Mark Wing-Davey September 30 to October 22, 2016.

STAGE KISS will be produced at the Geffen Playhouse, Directed by Bart DeLorenzo from April 5 to May 15, 2016.

Profile Theatre in Portland, Oregon dedicated their entire 2015 Season to Sarah's work.

Sarah's new play SCENES FROM COURT LIFE directed by Mark Wing-Davey was recently produced at NYU Tisch featuring the NYU Grad Acting Class of 2016.

The Women's Project produced the NY Premiere of DEAR ELIZABETH from October 26 to December 5. Directed by Kate Whoriskey performed with a rotating cast of the theater community's most brilliant and beloved performers.

Sydney Theatre Company is produced the Australian premiere of ORLANDO from November 9 to December 19, 2015.

San Diego Repertory Theatre is produced THE OLDEST BOY from November 12 to December 6, 2015, Directed by Sam Woodhouse.

STAGE KISS was produced at Round House Theatre, Directed by Aaron Posner from December 2 to December 27, 2015.

In a recent episode of the podcast The Catapult, Sarah reads from her collection of essays 100 Essays I Don’t Have Time to Write: On Umbrellas and Sword Fights, Parades and Dogs, Fire Alarms, Children, and Theater. Click here to listen or download from iTunes.

In conjunction with premiere of THE OLDEST BOY, Lincoln Center has had two fundraisers for the Tibet Fund. Visit their website to learn more: www.tibetfund.org.