Sasha is an actor, writer and stand-up comedian. She was classically trained in acting at Drama Studio London. The year that she graduated, Sasha went on to write and perform in her first Edinburgh Fringe show, a rom-com called Signal Failure, at the Underbelly. The show received 4 stars from the Scotsman, Edinburgh Guide and Broadway Baby, before it transferred to the Soho Playhouse in New York.
Her next Edinburgh Fringe project was her solo stand-up debut, called Accidents Happen to Sasha Ellen. Accidents Happen sold out at the Leicester Comedy Festival and Brighton Fringe. After the Edinburgh Fringe, the show transferred to the Soho Theatre.
An online sketch that Sasha wrote and performed in was recently shortlisted for Comedy Crowd’s Chorts Award. Sasha also recently starred in a viral sketch for The Hook, that has received over 500,000 views.
Sasha is performing stand-up around the country and MCing a weekly comedy night in London. Some topical material that Sasha wrote was recently featured on BBC Radio 4’s Newsjack.
Sasha’s new stand-up show, Sasha Ellen: Pickle, will be on at the Underbelly as part of the Edinburgh Fringe 2019: https://tickets.edfringe.com/whats-on/sasha-ellen-pickle
For full acting credits please see Sasha’s Spotlight profile: http://www.spotlight.com/4938-8974-8453