Sara Sevigny is a Chicago bred actor, singer, improviser, and playwright who is best known for her work as board member Edna Bunnin on EMPIRE (FOX). Sara is also half of the comedic duo, "Corri and Sara," whose YouTube series, GET IN THE CAR, is available here. Their new series, CORRI AND SARA ARE FAMOUS, shoots in 2020.
Sara also starred as Grace in the film ROGERS PARK (Critic's Pick New York Times, 100% Rotten Tomatoes) as well as the hit web series OTHER PEOPLE'S CHILDREN. Other credits include THE GABRIELS (Pilot-Series Regular), PopTv's HOT DATE, Comedy Central's SOUTH SIDE and the film, COLD WAR.
A proud member of SAG-AFTRA and Actor's Equity Association, Sara has worked onstage with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Lyric Opera Chicago, Paramount, Broadway Playhouse, Chicago Children's Theatre, About Face, TimeLine, and The Hypocrites. She is also a proud Joseph Jefferson Award winner for her work as Sara Jane Moore in Porchlight Music Theater's ASSASSINS. She is repped by Gray Talent Group and Artists First Mgmt.
When she’s not acting, you can find Sara at Actor's Training Center, audition-coaching and teaching on-camera classes, or at the dog park with her pups and her hubs. She also likes unsweetened green tea lemonade, in case you wanted to get her one. It tastes like sunshine.
About the course
You're never too young to start getting comfortable in front of the camera! This class is designed to be an introduction into the world of on-camera acting for our youngest students. Through fun games and exercises, students get to practice like professionals working from current commercial, tv, and film all while building confidence and learning new skills.