Steven Sapp


AEA Member

Steven Sapp

Balthazar, Police and Ensemble in The Comedy of Errors

In two seasons at OSF: Understudy: Coughlin, Rook, CJ, Handsome Carl and Preacher in The Unfortunates; Omar and Ensemble in Party People, written by UNIVERSES, of which he is a founding member. 

Other theatres: The Denver Project (Curious Theatre Company); One Shot in Lotus Position (The War Anthology, Curious Theatre Company); Blue Suite, Rhythmicity (2003 Humana Festival); Slanguage (New York Theatre Workshop).

Other credits: The Ride (playwright/actor/assistant director); The Architecture of Loss (assistant director); Will Powers’ The Seven (director, University of Iowa); Alfred Jarry’s UBU: Enchained (director, Teatr Polski, Poland). Toured with Jazz at Lincoln Center: The Rhythm Road. 

Awards/affiliations: 2008 TCG Peter Zeisler Award, 2002 National Directors Award, 2002–2004 and 1999–2001 TCG National Theatre Artist Residency Program Award; Van Lier Fellowship with New Dramatists; a New York Theatre Workshop Usual Suspect. Cofounder of The Point.

Publications: UNIVERSES—The Big Bang and Slanguage in The Fire This Time (Theatre Communications Group).

Education: BA, Bard College.