Ms. Sandler is a playwright and screenwriter. Her screenplays include the Golden Globe nominated Crossing Delancey, Friends At Last (starring Kathleen Turner) as well as projects for Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, TNT, Columbia Pictures, Jersey Films and Interscope.

Her work for the stage has been produced in New York at the Ensemble Studio Theatre, HB Playwrights Foundation, 92nd Street Y, The Jewish Repertory Theatre, and developed in staged readings at Playwrights Horizons and the Soho Rep. Her plays have been produced at theatres across the country and around the world.

Her work for the theatre includes CROSSING DELANCEY, UNDER THE BED, THE RENOVATION, THE MOANDER, IF I WERE A TRAIN, HOKEY-POKEY, THE FIND, THE BURIAL SOCIETY, THE LOVELY JUST SO, MY TONY, and KINFOLKS AND MOUNTAIN MUSIC.

She is a member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre, the HB Playwrights Foundation, The Playwrights RoundTable of the Actors Studio, and the Writers Guild of America. Her work is published by Smith and Kraus, Vintage Press’s Take Ten Best Short Plays, and Samuel French Publishers. She is on the faculty New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts Kanbar Institute of Film and Television and is the faculty advisor to NYU’s Fusion Film Festival, celebrating the work of women filmmakers.