Sara Rademacher is a freelance theatre director originally from the Central Coast of California and currently based in Brooklyn, New York. She is the Co-Founder and former Artistic Director of Elements Theatre Collective, whose mission is to bring professional quality theatre free of charge to audiences with limited access. Sara is dedicated to creating theatre to engage her community both locally and globally. She holds an MFA in Theatre Directing from Columbia University in New York City, where she currently lives and works. Some favorite directing credits include Caught Dreaming, The Last Five Years, Gruesome Playground Injuries, The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer, and boom. Before forming Elements, she studied theatre in South Africa, and earned her BA in Dramatic Arts at UCSB. She has worked in Casting, Assistant Directing, Dramaturgy and other positions in regional theaters including The Guthrie, Seattle Repertory, Mixed Blood, Marin Theatre, and more. Sara currently works at The National Theatre Conference.