Return to the Forbidden Planet
Assistant Director/Stage Manager
Sara Vazquez joins the ASC team for the Summer and Fall seasons. After growing up in the suburbs of Southeastern Michigan (America’s high five), she developed her love for Shakespeare and stage managing at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre.
Through the Grand Valley Shakespeare Festival, she assistant stage managed Loves Labour’s Lost, acted in Cymbeline, and ran crew for Hamlet. During that time she stage managed for Mason Street Warehouse’s Ain’t Misbehavin’.
Recently, Sara spent several seasons working as the Assistant to the Artistic Director at Lexington Children’s Theatre in Lexington, Kentucky. Her responsibilities were varied and plentiful including stage managing, directing, assistant directing, acting, teaching classes, planning major events, and making people smile. She worked on everything from The Neverending Story to Goodnight Moon to MisterE of Imagination: The Tales of Edgar Allan Poe.