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Sarah weaves together a tale of grief, hair, and fundraising in the wake of her child's cancer diagnosis.


Sarah Zematis is a performer, writer, director & producer, as well as a proud company member of 2nd Story. She has worked throughout Chicago with companies such as Porchlight, Emerald City & Strawdog. She was featured in the Chicago cast of Listen to your Mother, a nationwide storytelling event, giving Motherhood a microphone. Some of her more interesting performance credits include being a maiden at the Bristol Renaissance Faire, singing with an Andrews Sisters trio at Green Dolphin Street, and giving voice to deaf actors at Centerlight Theatre. But, far and away, her favorite gig is being Mom to her Wee Three. Not only do they fill the days with fun – they make for some excellent story material! To hear more, check out her podcast stories that are available for your listening pleasure: “St. Baldricks”, “Sunday, Sunday, Sunday” and “Privacy Please” (on iTunes), and "We Do and Say Kinds Things" with friend and fellow company member Megan Stielstra.