Music / Theater
Sasha Sullivan is the Artistic Director of Telluride Theatre, a year round company dedicated to amazing performance. She moved to Telluride from New York City, where she worked for the iconic Performance Space 122 and was a founding member of CuriousNoise Theatre and a company actor with Red Metal Mailbox. Sullivan studied at Bennington College, trained extensively with the San Francisco Mime Troupe and worked for Philip Arnoult’s The Center for International Theatre Development. In Telluride, she founded SquidShow Theatre in the summer of 2007 and led the company on a successful five-year run, producing 14 full-length productions and countless collaborations, in many of which she wrote, directed, and performed. In 2011, SquidShow merged with the Telluride Repertory Theatre creating a new company Telluride Theatre. Sasha is the lead instructor and creator of the Telluride Theatre’s popular adult education “Burlesque” class at Ah Haa School for the Arts. She is a writer, director and sometimes performer.
This is my third year doing Burlesque with Sasha. The Ah Haa school is the perfect space and I LOVE WORKING WITH SASHA!!!! It’s so incredible. The Burlesque experience is beyond words and I’m so proud to be a part of it.