Youth Acting Coach
Sasha Friedman fell in love with acting when she first appeared in the musical "Oliver" in 7th grade. She performed in many performance in high school and decided to enroll in the theatre program in UGA. After graduation, Sasha decided to also pursue her love of children and she received a K-5 certification to become an elementary school teacher. Sasha taught in Dekalb and Gwinnett County schools for 7 years where she won "Walmart Teacher of the Year Award."
Sasha also enjoyed her passion for theatre part time while she was teaching. Sasha's favorite roles include, Cleopatra in "Antony and Cleopatra," Sally Bowles in "Cabaret," Corie in "Barefoot in the Park," Eleanor in "Lion in Winter," Gwendolyn in "The Importance of Being Ernest," and Sunny in "Last Night of Ballyhoo." Sasha has also had various roles in independent films which have been seen in several film festivals.
Sasha performs with Sketchworks Comedy which she enjoys tremendously because loves making people laugh. She is so excited to join the Sketchworks educational team where she can combine her love for theatre and children!