Sarah Dacey Charles
Hi there, Thanks for stopping by!
If you're just getting to know me, here are some fun facts...
I'm a queer actor and singer of stage and screen.
My 30-year acting career spans TV, Broadway and Film. I recently guest starred on The Blacklist. I'm also featured on Prodigal Son, House of Cards, Jessica Jones, & Law & Order: SVU just to name a few.
My Broadway and National Touring credits include: Les Miserables, 9 to 5, The Musical and Sunset Boulevard. My all time favorite theatre roles include Vivian Bearing in Wit, Fosca in Passion, and Gloucester in King Lear. My film portrayal of Barbara Stanwick garnered the LIFF Best Actor Award. I proudly hold an MFA from UC, Irvine.
For more PERSONAL info, check the BACKSTORY link on the top bar 😉
The song I'm performing is called "Take a Picture" from Rae Covey's song Cycle: "Where We are". It's about a photographer's experience on September 11 in New York City.
To see my live performance from Joe's Pub, press the photo or click here
Players dropped on Netflix just in time for Valentines Day! Tune in to catch me as Mary the bookstore owner in this much awaited comedy starring Gina Rodrigues, Damn Wayans Jr. and Tom Ellis
Singing the Betty Buckley role in William Finn's ELEGIES, was definitely a 2023 highlight. In this moment, with the incomparable Ari Axelrod and luminous Chris Ruetten, the cast is wondering how to move on after devastating loss.
I'm so grateful I got the chance to guest star on the celebrated show Blacklist as a grieving mother. click the photo to see a clip from the show!
The Horror Film "Birth/Rebirth" that I shot has premiering as the opening Midnight film of the Sundance Film Festival and is enjoying a film release. I am so proud to be a small part of this Feminist Frankenstein horror flick, helmed by brilliant director Laura Moss and starring the Marin Ireland and Judy Reyes.
NEED A COACH? #CallSarah
My specialty is knowing how to help you get out of your own way, hone your material, and own the room. My services include:
I offer a supportive, insightful and freeing approach to self-tapes, monologue makeovers, character building a role and grad school audition preparation.
I help you customize a marketing strategy toward finding representation and relationship building with creatives. I also teach positive mindset training to sustain you through the ups and downs of the business.
Here's a Monologue from TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS,
A gorgeous play based on the book by Cheryl Strayed
and adapted for the stage by Nia Vardalos.
To enjoy, click here or the photo above.
Here's a fun Monologue from Cloud Nine by Caryl Churchill.
I love this intimate portrait of an older woman just beginning to know and love herself.
To Enjoy click here, or the photo above!
People are Talking
"For this show to work, the actress…must be great. Sarah Dacey Charles is that actress… Simply put, it is brilliant work."
- Allen Adams, The Main Edge
Sarah Dacey Charles is a directors dream. She is beautiful, disarmingly funny and has voice that will knock your socks off!
- Billy Kimmel - Director, The Divine Sister
"Sarah Dacey Charles could keep an audience enthralled by just standing there and singing – her voice is that marvelous..."
- Pacific Sun