Gardner [née Cheney], Sarah
- Alison Oddey
Gardner [née Cheney], Sarah (fl. 1763–1795), actress and playwright, first appeared at Drury Lane Theatre on 1 October 1763 under her maiden name, Miss Cheney, playing Miss Prue in William Congreve's Love for Love. A diary entry by the prompter Hopkins recorded: 'a Pretty Figure, play'd with Spirit, very Awkward, & Speaks too much at the top of her Voice' (...