Sarah Jane Pelzer

Sarah Jane Pelzer, Director in Residence

Pacific Opera Victoria
2014 / 2015 Season

Sarah Jane is a Victoria-based artist working in theatre and music. She is a long-time member of Atomic Vaudeville and co-founder of multiple-award winning Snafu Dance Theater.

Sarah is a veteran of the Atomic Vaudeville cabaret, and from 2009-2013 she played Jane Doe in their Dora award winning production Ride the Cyclone. With Snafu she has co-devised, sound designed and performed in several physical theatre shows including (most recently) SomethingVille, a large-scale puppet show for children. Sarah is a regular soloist for both classical and cabaret events and in 2011 was featured on the Annex Quartets debut CD The Roaring Twenties.

Sarah attended both the Phoenix Theatre at the University of Victoria and the Glenn Gould School at the Royal Conservatory of Music.

With assistance from the Early Career Development Program of the BC Arts Council, Sarah is participating in a one-year residency with Pacific Opera Victoria as an Associate Director.


October, 2014