Librettist - Lyricist
Lauren and composer Emily Chiu have been selected by 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle to receive a First Draft Commission, giving them one year to complete a first draft of their musical Bak Chang. At the end of the cycle, The 5th will produce a one-week reading with a final presentation in New York City.
Lauren and composer Carmel Dean, working on an as-yet-untitled “Moon Project,” participated in the 7th Annual Johnny Mercer Foundation Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals in East Haddam, CT from mid-January to mid-February.
Lauren and composer Danny Ursetti have been commissioned to write The Spring Cabaret for Coastal Carolina University. The show, In My Book, will take place at the Singleton Ballroom April 13-14.