Sarah Bellamy is Artistic Director for Penumbra Theatre Company in St. Paul, Minnesota. She has designed several programs that engage patrons in critical thinking, dialogue, and action around issues of race and social justice. Select programs include Penumbra’s RACE Workshop and the Summer Institute, a leadership development program for teens to practice art for social change. A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, Ms. Bellamy also holds an M.A. in the Humanities from the University of Chicago. She has taught at Macalester College, the University of Minnesota, and served as Visiting Professor of Theatre and Culture at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities. She serves on the Board of Directors for Theatre Communications Group (TCG) and previously served as Co-Chair of the Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Committee, working with TCG staff and consultants to lead nationwide efforts to support member theaters in their efforts to address diversity, inclusion and equity. She has lectured and presented across the country on the power of race and representation. She is a 2015 Bush Fellow.