Sarah Hammond is a Brooklyn-based writer originally from South Carolina. Her plays include Green Girl (SPF ’08 at The Public), House on Stilts (South Coast Rep Commiss ion), Kudzu (Trustus). Her recent works for musical theatre include the book for String (Richard Rodgers Award, Village Theatre World-Premiere March 2018), book and lyrics for Wind-Up Girl (Ars Nova Uncharted), and an adaptation of the popular children's book series, Pete the Cat (Theatreworks USA, off b'way & national tour). Honors include a New Dramatists residency, Actors Theatre of Louisville’s Heideman Award, and a residency at The Royal National Theatre in London. She has taught at Bennington College, the University of South Carolina, and the University of Iowa.