Lingua Franca Arts is an independent production company formed by Sandra Garner and is dedicated to the development, support and presentation of international contemporary performing arts projects. Lingua Franca Arts is about cultivating a common language among artists, art forms and audiences.
Sandra is currently working with Banana Bag & Bodice, Brooklyn Gypsies, Minor Theater, Operating Theater, Radiohole and Andrew Schneider Performance. Other projects include: 13P, Paris-based musician and actress Delphine Godin, solo performance artist Bradford Louryk, filmmaker Nate Meyer, comedian David Lee Nelson, NYC’s Summer Play Festival, Glasgow-based company Tumult in the Clouds (writer/director/musician Paddy Cunneen) and playwright Gary Winter. Sandra recently spent 3+ years as the General Manager for NYC-based experimental theater and media ensemble, The Wooster Group.