NATALIE SACKS is a Brooklyn-based playwright specializing in historical and sci-fi theater. Her play, THE YOUNG LADIES OF THE CLASS OF 1902 OF WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY PRESENT, "AS YOU LIKE IT," was a semifinalist for American Shakespeare Center's Shakespeare's New Contemporaries and the Lanford Wilson New American Play Festival in 2021. Other plays include INVASIVE SPECIES (Benchmark Theatre), HEY SEXY: AN ENVIRONMENTAL PARABLE (The Bechdel Group), UNTIL WE GET IT RIGHT (semifinalist, Detroit New Works Festival), SHOOTING IN THE DARK (Queen Mary Theatre Company), 50 METERS (The Rude Mechanicals), THE QUEEN OF IRELAND (Turn to Flesh Productions), LOVING GRANDMA JEAN (The Bechdel Group), and SUSCEPTIBLE TO FIRE (The Dirty Blondes).
Natalie Sacks was a theater reviewer for the online entertainment magazine CHARGED.fm from 2014 to 2017. During this time, she reviewed over 100 New York theater productions from Broadway to Brooklyn, with a particular focus on indie and feminist theater. These reviews, plus a few other pieces of criticism, are now archived on this website. For Natalie’s more recent theater takes, follow her on Twitter.
Please note that Natalie no longer actively reviews shows.