Lauren Lopez is an actress, singer and dancer currently living in Los Angeles. After graduating from the acting program at the University of Michigan, she went on to perform in productions based in Chicago, NYC and LA.
Lauren is a founding member of the popular online musical theatre company, Team Starkid, that has reached over 200 million total views on YouTube and garnered an amazing international fanbase. She has worked with StarKid on ten original musicals, two national tours, partnerships with The Second City & Improv Olympic (iO) in Chicago, as well as appearances in Germany, London, Ireland and all over the US.
Lauren recently starred as Amber in Adaptive Studios' upcoming series, Stellar People and just ended a run of the new musical “The Guy Who Didn’t Like Musicals” at the Matrix Theatre in LA. This summer she will be performing with Tin Can Bros Comedy this June in their new show “We Didn’t Mean to Kill Our Guest”, and with StarKid for their 10th anniversary celebration at the ACE Theatre in downtown LA.
Lauren has studied improv at The Second City and iO in Chicago, as well as Groundlings in LA, where she is currently awaiting Advanced Writing Lab. Lauren has appeared as principal talent in several national commercials and ad campaigns for Bank of America, Toys R Us, Amtrak, KMart and Intel, among others.
In addition to performing, Lauren works as a theater audition coach and a choreographer for new musicals. She also bakes a LOT. She recently gave birth to her daughter Diane, a 10 year old 5lb Chihuahua. She is still glowing.