WHO

Peyvand is a Performer and Performance Maker who makes work for the curious and socially engaged. Their work takes an interdisciplinary, and playful approach combining performance, puppetry and text. Springing from her own experience as a woman of mixed immigrant heritage, and growing up in one of the poorest parts of the UK , common themes include resistance, displacement, and memory. 

Peyvand is available to perform, collaborate, educate, and work on commissions in the UK and abroad.

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(c) Ray Roberts 2020

Training/Residencies/Education:

  • Nouveau Riche Associate Artist 2022

  • Tamasha Playwright 2022

  • Barbican Theatre Open Lab 2021

  • artsdepot Artist's residency 2020

  • Tamasha x Hachette Introduction to Publishing , 2020

  • Starting Blocks residency, 2019 , Camden Peoples's Theatre

  • Writers Lab 2019 Soho Theatre

  • Cabaret & Drag Lab 2018, Soho Theatre

  • BA (hons) Drama & Theatre Arts , Goldsmiths College, University of London

  • National Youth Theatre

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

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LYN GARDNER - DUAL  دوگانه - VAULT FESTIVAL 2020 (Show of the Week award)

Cheekily irreverent and sharply satirical

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OUGHT TO BE CLOWNS - I HAVE A MOUTH AND I WILL SCREAM - VAULT FESTIVAL 2018 (People's Choice Award)

She is truly one to watch

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MIRO MAGAZINE - KISS CHASE - THE BUNKER THEATRE

Peyvand Sadeghian plays it powerfully

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THE TO DO LIST - RICH KIDS: A HISTORY OF SHOPPING MALLS IN TEHRAN - TRAVERSE THEATRE (Fringe First 2019)

Peyvand Sadeghian is a thrilling performer