Sayan is a playwright and composer. Her plays and music have been performed all over the country from theatres to village halls.
She is also an actor, director, dramaturg and lyricist. She has been a visiting lecturer in playwriting; run adult drama classes, taught acting, and is a committee member of the West Midlands branch of the Writer’s Guild and a full member of Equity.
Her new musical Maggie May, enjoyed huge success at the Royal Court, Liverpool in autumn 2018
Sayan’s new play for children Stripey Honey is Very Yummy (Mashi Theatre) toured February – April 2019
Reviews for Maggie May –
★★★★★ “A powerful and emotive production that stays with you long after the show has ended.” Lowdown Magazine
★★★★★ “This heart-warming story is sure to tug on heart-strings, raise arm hairs and leave the audience feeling Liverpool’s spirit in full force.” Chris High Reviews
10/10 “This is a musical that will become a standard for years to come, on a par with shows like ‘Chicago’ and ‘Miss Saigon’.” The Champion
★★★★ “A slick crowd-pleasing machine” Liverpool Echo
★★★★ “A heart-breaking, heart-warming, home-grown hit.” Wirral Globe
★★★★ “Heartfelt take on a Liverpool legend” The Stage
★★★★ “An ambitious all-singing, all-dancing, all-playing premiere.” – Arts City Liverpool
★★★★”Heartrending and empowering” North West End
9/10 “Marvellous…Filled with beautifully arranged music and songs” Liverpool Sound And Vision
“An all-singing, all-dancing musical with a big cast.” – Liverpool Underlined
“A force to be reckoned with” Number 9 Reviews