Sophia Alawi

Sophia (she, her, hers) is thrilled to return to San Francisco Playhouse. She won the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle award for Best Featured Actress – Musical in 2019 for Groundhog Day The Musical and was named one of “five standout performances” in 2019 by the Houston Chronicle for the role of Wendla in Spring Awakening. Regional credits include Twelfth Night and Groundhog Day the Musical (San Francisco Playhouse), Spring Awakening (Theater Under the Stars), and In the Heights (Playhouse on Park). New York credits include Fat Kid Rules the World (Clurman Theatre), and Emerson Loses Her Miand (Hudson Guild Theater). Sophia earned a BFA from Rider University and also studied at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and The Barrow Group in New York. She is also a screenwriter currently producing and crowdfunding her first film and you can visit for information on how you can help make her vision a reality. @sophiaintronaalawi