Idaho Falls, ID

I imagine a world where creativity and art are encouraged and appreciated. Let's build it together.



– Script Reading
– Application Consulting
– Sensitivity Reading


– Acting Coaching
– Private Guitar and Voice Lessons
– Guest Speaking/Workshops


– Play Directing
– Production Dramaturgy
– Plays Available for Production


– Interviews and Research
– Arts Reviews/Criticism
– Play Commissions


Don’t take my word for it – here’s what my clients and collaborators say:

Sam was essential to my show! She helps solidify ideas and really helped me bring my ideas to life. She was reliable, prompt, and had many creative solutions. Her work is priceless!

Michaella Robertson

Student Director, BYU

Samantha was terrific to work with. She has a friendly and nurturing spirit and a keen ear and eye for storytelling continuity, helping to keep productions cohesive and make sense of the storyline.

Tim Threlfall

Brigham Young University

Samantha is an energetic, creative professional who brings great talent and insight into the world of theatre. It has been a pleasure working with her as a director for our short play festival!

Mark Wiesenburg

Utah New Works Theatre Project

Latest News

The Music Bechdel: Shania Twain, Up!

I don’t think I’ve ever listened to Up all the way through and I really enjoyed it. Give this album a listen if you haven’t, it’s a good one.

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DPS Book Club Script Reviews – May 2021 Box

I thoroughly enjoyed my first DPS Book Club box and I’m looking forward to receiving my next one this upcoming week. Check out these amazing plays that were included in the May box!

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Bay Area Playwrights Festival 2021

After such a wonderful experience in the fall/winter of 2019/2020, I joined the national reading committee again for the 2021 Bay Area Playwrights Festival.

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I’ve worked on a wide range of projects. Reach out today to find out if we’re the perfect fit. Quotes and estimates are always free!

    Samantha Baird Performing Arts Services operates on the traditional lands of the Shoshone-Bannock tribes. As a business engaging in frequent remote work, I also acknowledge the tribes and nations whose lands have been trespassed upon for the installation of electrical infrastructure.

    Samantha Baird Performing Arts Services is an equal opportunity business committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Clients and students will not be turned away on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.