Sepy Baghaei is a theatre director and playwright currently based in London. She trained at the Australian Academy of Dramatic Art (Bachelor of Performance) and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (MA Advanced Theatre Practice.)
Sepy is the founder of travelling theatre company Suitcase Civilians, with whom she regularly presents work around the world. She has also worked internationally with various companies including: Shopfront Contemporary Arts Centre, Sydney Festival, Tricycle Theatre, Circolombia, Stonecrabs Theatre Company, Carriageworks, Sydney Chamber Opera, and The Colour Blind Project.
Sepy is currently receiving bespoke leadership training as part of the Artistic Director Leadership Programme, an 18-month training course for future artistic leaders of colour. She is a previous recipient of the Ian Potter Cultural Trust Award and the Guildford Academics Associates scholarship.