Sita has a keen interest in increasing representation of marginalised communities. She is developing expertise in audio, digital and site-specific work, and is dedicated to mentoring and skill-sharing with early-career artists.
Theatre as Director: Under the Mask (Oxford Playhouse and Tamasha), Vixen by Timberlake Wertenbaker (Damsel Productions), The Edelweiss Pirates (Mountview), Queer Tales (National Theatre Wales), We Are Shadows: Brick Lane (Tamasha), The Rose and the Bulbul (Stockwood Park, Horniman and Geffrye Museums).
Sita leads Tamasha’s Directors Programme.
As Staff Director: Top Girls (National Theatre). As Associate: The Glee Club (Out of Joint, Kiln, Cast), Bitched (Tristan Bates); Zigger Zagger (Wilton’s Musical Hall). As Assistant Director: Dick Whittington (Theatre Royal Stratford East), Pity (Royal Court); Mass (Southbank Centre); Peter Pan Goes Wrong (UK Tour). Sita holds a PhD from the University of Warwick and a Masters in Movement Direction from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She is also a presenter on Channel 5’s milkshake! Twitter: @sitathomas5