Sarah Tundermann

  • Lecturer in Theatre

sarah in a wooded area


B.A., Lighting and Physics, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA, 2009

M.F.A., Lighting Design, University of Maryland, College Park, 2013


Sarah Tundermann is an Adjunct Professor of Theatre and Dance at Washington College. In addition to teaching, Sarah works regionally and internationally as a theatre designer of lighting, projections & multimedia. She served as Assistant Lighting Designer for the San Francisco Opera from 2014 - 2017. Recent regional design credits include Berta Berta, Cry it Out, Queens Girl: Black in the Green Mountains, Queens Girl in Africa, and Queens Girl of the World (Everyman Theatre); Zomo, Thumbelina, Charlotte's Web, and Escapeff from Peligro Island (Imagination Stage); Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus and The Watsons go to Birmingham (Kennedy Center); The Royale (in co-production with 1st Stage), Tiger Style, Elf, and Annie (Olney Theatre Center); She the People (Woolly Mammoth/Second City); Little Shop of Horrors (Constellation Theatre); and Becoming Dr. Ruth (Theatre J). Sarah is also a member of United Scenic Artists 829 and a company member of the Heart Struck Bernie. Reviews, images, and a more extensive biography can be found at