University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Sarah Hamilton


A native of Springfield, IL, Sarah Hamilton joins the staff of the UWM Department of Dance after nearly fifteen years in regional theatre design and production. She has worked with a diverse array of companies including the Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Victory Gardens Theatre, and Portland Center Stage. Locally, Sarah has served on the technical staff of First Stage Children's Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, Boulevard Ensemble Studio Theatre, and the Milwaukee Ballet. She holds an MFA in Theatre (Lighting Design) from Illinois State University, and continues to design for a variety of independent architectural and events clients in addition to theatrical and dance productions.