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Sarah Aghazarmian

Meeting with Blake Ayshford and some new direction!

Lauren Scott-Young and Zoe Allison

Last Tuesday I met with writer Blake Ayshford on the set of his new Foxtel miniseries called Devil’s Playground,  dealing with the Catholic Church cover-ups of the 1980’s. The miniseries deals with the dramatization of factual events, which is something I’ve been working on doing with the Dark Net for a while now. Ayshford has […]


The New Team

The New Team

Over the past two weeks I have had the pleasure of working with my new team of performers who will be joining me over the next month to help develop me with new material. A big welcome to Zoe Allison, Lauren Scott-Young and Jack Stodart. Our first week was an introduction to the projects content […]


The Dark Net on Today Tonight

The Dark Net on Today Tonight

On Monday, Today Tonight aired a fairly accurate (believe it or not) report  about the Dark Net – specifically, Silk Road. Check it out by clicking here.  


Where you at?

Where you at?

I’ve been meaning to post an update for a couple of weeks now so here’s a bit of a long one! Our first week of studio practice gave us a great bonding family dinner with some pretty fancy foods. Certainly hope we can keep that up! Afterwards we spent some time getting to know each […]


A Call to Performers

A Call to Performers

As my inaugural Civic Life blog post, I’d like to make a call to any performers (18-25 years) looking for some experience in creating theatre, taking direction and looking for something to do on a Tuesday night. When: Tuesdays 7pm-9pm from July 2nd – 6th August (6 weeks) Where: Shopfront Theatre in Carlton What: Performers […]


Introducing Sarah Aghazarmian

Introducing Sarah Aghazarmian

SARAH AGHAZARMIAN is a theatre maker, performer and playwright who engages with multiple mediums of theatre and technology to find links that can re-connect people around the world.