On the Couch with Sarah Morrison

Sarah Morrison Arts Review On the CouchWho is Sarah Morrison?
I am an Actor currently playing the lead role of Lisa Miles in Ladies in Black. I love salt and vinegar chips and if you bring me coffee in the morning without being asked you will never know a more loyal friend.

What would you do differently to what you do now?
Recycle more.

Who inspires you and why?
My colleagues inspire me everyday. And Cate Blanchett. And Simon Phillips.

What would you do to make a difference in the world?
Sometimes if I’m having a rubbish day the simplest smile or nice comment can really lift my spirits. I think there is a lot of magic in a simple smile. Kindness doesn’t cost anything.

Favourite holiday destination, and why?
Europe because of the endless possibilities. I just wish it was a little closer!

When friends come to town, what attraction would you take them to, and why?
I would take them to see anything at the Sydney Festival, particularly Ladies in Black!

What are you currently reading?
Anna Karenina.

What are you currently listening to?
Christmas Carols.

Happiness is?
Currently, coffee and corn fritters.

What does the future hold for you?
I’d love to continue to have the privilege of portraying strong female characters on stage and screen.

The Ladies in Black is currently playing at the Sydney Lyric Theatre until 22 January as part of the 2017 Sydney Festival, before touring to the Playhouse – Queensland Performing Arts Centre (28 January – 19 February), Regent Theatre, Melbourne (25 February – 19 March), and the Canberra Theatre Centre (27 March – 2 April). For more information, visit: www.ladiesinblack.com.au for details.

Image: Sarah Morrison (supplied)