Sarah Hayhurst | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Sarah Hayhurst, BA

Job title

Visiting Lecturer - Musical Theatre Diploma


Sarah Hayhurst is a Professional Communications Expert, with an MA in Voice Studies from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London. Her mission is to enable Business Leaders to be wholehearted, authentic, effective communicators.

Having worked in the highly successful creative industries for more than twenty-five years as a freelance vocal coach, theatre director & actor she has garnered many accolades and high-profile credits including Voice Coach on two Olivier Award Nominated Productions, & residences at various internationally renowned drama schools.

Her students have included: Claire Foy (The Crown, Netflix), Grace Stone (Death in Paradise, BBC), Sabrina Bartlett (Da Vinci's Demons, Starz) & Carly Bawden (National Theatre).

Sarah founded The Voice Inspirer in 2018 with a mission to empower women to find their voice to lead. Sarah is the author of The Lowdown: Improve Your Speech – Women in Business (available on Audible).


Musical Theatre Diploma