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 veteran actor, singer and playwright who is also a career and audition coach. Whether I'm on screen, writing dialogue or cheering clients from the wings, I'm happiest when I'm using my talents to inspire others to express the genius that lives inside.
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.
I will performing along with an extraordinary cast in "Elegies" by William Finn. Produced by Noah Eisenberg as a site specific production at Dive Bar 106. Info is below.
For more PERSONAL info, check the BACKSTORY link on the top bar 😉
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.
I'm singing the Betty Buckley role in this poignant song cycle penned by Willam Finn.
The music is glorious but--spoiler alert--feelings might be stirred.
For Info about the show, click here:
Where: Dive 106 @ 106th and Amsterdam
When: August 27th & 28th at 8PM
Free/General Admission- come early!
Please come and enjoy.
I am THRILLED to be making my guest star debut on the BLACKLIST this season. Look for me in Episode #908. To see the aired scene, CLICK HERE
The Horror Film "Birth/Rebirth" that I shot will be premiering as the opening Midnight film of the Sundance Film Festival in January! 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.
BOOKED and BLESSED
I'm thrilled to be cast as Eleanor Roosevelt in an exciting new musical, MARIAN, based on the life of world renown contralto, Marian Anderson. What an honor to be part of this inspiring and relevant story.
Read about it on Broadway World.
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!
A selfie from my trailer!
I'm grateful to be back at work and on set. I just shot a new Netflix movie called PLAYERS starring Gina Rodriguez! It should be dropping on Netflix soon. Stay tuned for exact air date!
I'm in Episode 104 of the hot new action thriller on Netflix, Hit and Run, I love how my scene with series lead, Lior Raz, is shot by director, Mike Barker, using the reflections of the mirrors of a dance studio to create the mood.
I got to act with
on Law & Order SVU!
(Episode 2104 "The Burden of our Choices" on NBC)
To check it out click on the photo!
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