Eric Smith

Hamlet, thy name is Woman

Sara Clark has been waiting 3 years to present HER Hamlet. It is worth the wait. And, I’m playing her mother… a QUEEEEEN! Which is different for me!! Hamlet is onstage February 25 – March 20, 2022 at the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company. Hope you can make it! Many discounts available… Read More »Hamlet, thy name is Woman
Cheaper Than Therapy - Sara Mackie and Matthew Umphreys

In One Week: Cheaper Than Therapy

February 13, 2022 – My upcoming show, Cheaper Than Therapy is less than a week away! The talented Matthew Umphreys (Queen City Cabaret) and special guest Jared Doren will join me in presenting an evening of songs and conversationally benign stories and will last an hour or so. The show… Read More »In One Week: Cheaper Than Therapy


November 19, 2021 – Clarissa and Priscilla are back! – or is it Criscilla and Plurisa? The most misunderstood Stepsisters ever make a re-entrance onto the Cincinnati stage in ETC’s Holiday favorite original musical, Cinderella. I get to reprise Priscilla with my twin Stepsister Torie Wiggins in the role of… Read More »Cinderella


November 15, 2021 – After Coping with Lady Cap all autumn and re-birthing Complicated (?) Priscilla… I’m coming back to the Cincy Shakes stage for yet another iconic Mom Role. Playing Gertrude alongside Sara Clark as the titular role of Hamlet. February 25 – March 26, 2022 Previews Feb. 23… Read More »Hamlet
Cheaper Than Therapy - Sara Mackie and Matthew Umphreys

Cheaper Than Therapy

October 12, 2021 – Cheaper Than Therapy is an intimate musical stroll through one actor/singer’s head. Conceived by and featuring Sara Mackie, assisted and accompanied by Matthew Umphreys. Live atThe Carnegie, Sat. Feb 19, 2022, 7:30pm. Streaming tickets are also available.

Romeo and Juliet

October 6, 2021 – I’m playing Lady Capulet in Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s “Romeo and Juliet” now through November 13th, 2021! More info at this link:

Pride and Prejudice

January 28, 2021 – For an entire month I get to play Literature’s best known stage/helicopter mom, Mrs. Bennett (look at my beautiful daughters!) – Join us at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company for Pride and Prejudice – a new adaptation by Kate Hamill. February 28th through March 28th. Tickets here:
The Skivvies

Singing with the Skivvies

One night only in Cincinnati, I’ll be singing a couple of holiday-esque tunes with my friends Lauren and Nick, aka The Skivvies, in the ever popular I touch My Elf! Tickets are going fast – see you there! Purchase tickets:
Fun Home

Fun Home: The reviews are in!

Photo by Ryan Kurtz CityBeat “Sara Mackie, an ETC regular, plays Alison’s mother, Helen, who suffers mostly silently from her husband’s closeted indiscretions. She escapes by playing the piano (Mackie actually plays). Her performance of the heartbreaking “Days and Days,” in which Helen breaks down and recounts the compromises her… Read More »Fun Home: The reviews are in!