Sophia Simmons is a theatre maker and performer working in Adelaide and Melbourne.
Since completing her acting training at the Adelaide College of the Arts she has performed in professional theatre projects as well as a whole range of devised and roving performances. From creating site specific immersive performance, to having her plays staged on the main stage, Sophia is passionate about creating theatre that playful, honest, and always looking to the future.
As a playwright she won the Flinders University Young Playwright Award with her play Brightness, and her play Limit was featured in the National Play Festival in 2015. Limit will have it’s stage debut in 2019 by State Theatre Company South Australia.
She is currently completing her Masters in Writing for Performance at the Victorian College of the Arts.
Her one woman show Gravity Guts will premiere at Adelaide Fringe 2019.