Sarah and Adam Hitchin, Creative Directors of Act First


Sarah Hitchin

Director/Producer

Sarah Graduated from university in 2000 with a BA hons in Performing Arts. She worked as a professional actress for many years, playing a multitude of parts in a variety of venues across Europe and United Kingdom. Sarah worked for several years for Theatre in Education companies delivering workshops in schools, it was during this time that she discovered her love for teaching, and went on to work for a national theatre school. Sarah was lucky enough to secure a job at Broomfield Primary school teaching drama during PPA time, where she still works today and loves every second of it.

Adam Hitchin

Director/Film Maker

Adam Graduated from Bretton Hall Drama school in 2002 with a BA in acting and worked as a professional actor for several years touring the United Kingdom playing a multitude of parts. Adam later went on to be a teacher for a private national theatre school for 10 years where he cemented his love for teaching and is now a full time primary school teacher. Adam is our resident Film maker, editor and Green Screen Specialist