Sarah Austin is a theatre-maker, researcher and curator who has worked for arts companies in both Australia and overseas. Her practice blends an interest in live art, visual theatre and participatory theatre and she has extensive experience working with young people and communities.
Most recently, she was the artistic director and CEO of St Martin’s Youth Arts Centre. Currently she leads a research project on inclusive arts practice between Arts Access Victoria and the University of Melbourne, sits on the board of Theatre Network Victoria and is a peer assessor for the Australia Council.
She graduated with honours from VCA in visual and performing arts and has a masters in creative arts from the University Of Melbourne.