Spotlight: SARAH AGHA


SARAH AGHA by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
1st Floor, 37 Great Queen Street, London WC2B 5AA
Phone: 020-7831 4450
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
Artist's Website:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
County Dublin, Ireland
Glasgow City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 8lb. (54kg)
Playing Age:16 - 26 years
Appearance:Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, White
Nationality:British, Irish
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long

About me:

Sarah was most recently performing at the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre with two plays; 'King John' and 'A Museum in Baghdad'.

Stage Television Short Film Comedy Voice Over Radio Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2019, Stage, Executioner/ U/S Blanche/ U/S Earl of Essex, King John, Royal Shakespeare Company, Eleanor Rhode
2019, Stage, U/S Nasiya / U/S Sam York, A Museum in Baghdad, Royal Shakespeare Company, Erica Whyman
2018, Stage, King Arthur/The Wizard of Oz, Lady Kay/Toto, The Scoop Amphitheatre, Phil Wilmott, Justin Murray
2018, Stage, Amena, The Sleeper, Anima Theatre Company, Henry C. Kremples
2017, Stage, Sayidaa, Deadly Dialogues, Quilliam International (London/Edinburgh/NYC), Jessica Lazar
2015, Stage, Nomi, Operation Magic Carpet, Polka Theatre, Rosamunde Hutt
2018, Television, Ilya, Into The Badlands (Series 3), AMC, Stephen Fung
2015, Television, Shatha Khalil, Homeland (Series 5), Fox 21 / Showtime, Lesli Linka Glatter
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Harriet, The Amazing World of Emma, Laurence Roberts
2016, Short Film, Sam, Memory Cloud, Sky VR, William Samaha
2016, Short Film, Girlfriend, White Ribbon Campaign Video, European Institute of Gender Equality, Tom Colvile
2016, Short Film, Anu, Nobis, Ninety Degree Angle, Sharmila Runa Green
2018, Comedy, Presenter/MC, Arabs Are Not Funny, Arts Canteen, Royal Albert Hall
2016, Comedy, Writer/Performer, Soho Comedy Showcase, Soho Theatre, Andrew Doyle
2015, Comedy, Writer/Comedian, Comedy Lab 4 (10 weeks), Soho Young Company, John Luke Roberts
Voice Over
2020, Voice Over, Narrator, Sex and Lies: True Stories of Women's Intimate Lives in the Arab World, Penguin Random House, Richard Hughes
2019, Voice Over, Narrator, Guest House for Young Widows, Penguin Random House, Richard Hughes
2018, Voice Over, Keli (Lead), Before The Blood (Video Game), Enter Yes, Kris Kelly
2017, Voice Over, Narrator, The Missing Twin, Killer Reads, Harper Collins
2017, Voice Over, Narrator, Ineqe App, Ineqe
2016, Voice Over, Sam, Memory Cloud, Sky VR, William Samaha
2016, Voice Over, Witch 1, The Devil Speaks True, Goat and Monkey, Joel Scott
2016, Voice Over, Anchor/Presenter, Zombie Animation, BBC Bitesize Videos, Ross Morrison
2019, Radio, Zaynab, We Are Displaced, BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week, Kate McAll
2018, Radio, Marina Golbahari, Love Is Not New In This Country, BBC Radio 3, Jeremy Mortimer
2016, Radio, Presenter/Producer, Radio Sagha (Series 2), London Fields Radio
2015, Radio, Presenter/Producer, Radio Sagha (Series 1), Shoreditch Radio
Rehearsed Reading
2020, Rehearsed Reading, Karen, STRIKE!, Ardent Theatre, Kate Saxon
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Carla, Crivelli's Garden, Oval House Theatre, Rosamunde Hutt
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Leila, Leila and the Wolf, Mercury Theatre Colchester, Hassan Abdulrazzak
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Claire, St Christopher, Greenwich Theatre, Serin Ibrahim
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Gabriela/Lizzie/Nisa, Goldsmiths Playwriting, Soho Theatre, Bernie O'Brien
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Salwa, Iron Dome Fog Dome, Yard Theatre, Sami Ibrahim
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, Unforeseen: War Stories, Az Theatre/Rich Mix, Jonathan Chadwick
Further Credits
2016, Site Specific, Georgina Stevens, Virtually Dead (VR Immersive Show), Bearded Kitten / HTC, Barney Sutton
2013, Promo, Judge 1, 4 Talent Video, Channel 4, Ollie Wiggins
2009, Opera, Engine Driver, Shadowtracks, Royal College of Music, Philip Coleman / W11 Opera


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Arab, Belfast, Dublin, Edinburgh, Essex, Glasgow, Heightened RP, Lebanese, London, Middle Eastern*, Multicultural London English (MLE), Northern, Persian, RP*, Scottish-Standard, Syrian
(* = Native/Fluent)
Arabic, English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Classical Singing, Contemporary Singing, Mezzo-Soprano, Piano
Performance:Comedy Improv, Physical Theatre, Presenting, Radio Presenting, Stand-up Comic, Street Theatre, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Body Combat, Cycling, Kick Boxing, Running, Stage Combat*
Other Skills:Film/Video Editor (experienced), Production Assistant (experienced), Puppetry, Script Supervising


Trinity College Dublin

National Youth Theatre