Latest News

Subscribe to my weekly newsletter SARATONIN via Patreon or Substack and get tips on what to read, watch, and eat.

Check out my podcast SOCIAL ANXIETY VARIETY HOUR on Apple, Spotify, Stitcher, and beyond.

Book me to speak at your college or corporate event. I have a masters degree in education as well as experience as a comedian, activist, actor, and public speaker. I can talk to your group about mental health, women's empowerment, creativity, politics, sexuality, and more. Email

I love teaching (my first career!) editing and coaching for adolescents and adults. We can work in person or online. Read more here.

"Utterly Hilarious"
"Delightfully loopy"
"Freaking hilarious"

About Sara

Sara Benincasa is an actor, TV/film writer, and the author of REAL ARTISTS HAVE DAY JOBS, AGORAFABULOUS!, D.C. TRIP, and GREAT. She's adapted two of her books for film and TV, and wrote for the most recent season of Mystery Science Theater 3000. Sara is a member of the WGAE and SAG-AFTRA. She's has performed and/or taught workshops around the U.S. as well as in Norway, Germany, and Canada. She's based in New York and travels frequently to Los Angeles. read more