Sarah LaBrie is a writer and librettist. She has been awarded fellowships and residencies from Yaddo and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Her fiction appears in The Literary Review, Epoch, Lucky Peach, Joyland, and Encyclopedia Journal. Her work for the Industry’s Hopscotch was featured in the New Yorker, Wired, and on NPR. Dreams of the New World, a choral piece commissioned by the Los Angeles Master Chorale and developed with composer Ellen Reid will premiere at Walt Disney Concert Hall next year.