Kate, winner of the inaugural RTST Director Award 2016, has many credits including working as an associate director to Sam Mendes’ production of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, directing her own interpretation of the Studio Ghibli picture KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE as well as directing the National Youth Theatre production of ROMEO & JULIET.
Sarah’s first novel, AFTER ME COMES THE FLOOD, was longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and the Folio Prize, and won the East Anglian Book of the Year Award in 2014. THE ESSEX SERPENT was shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2017 and was chosen as Waterstones Book of the Year 2016. Sarah is currently drafting her third novel.
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