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 eight 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 new series, Stellar People. You can also see her in Shipwrecked Comedy's award-winning digital series Edgar Allan Poe's Murder Mystery Dinner Party as George Eliot. Theatrically, she recently finished a run of The Solve-It Squad Returns! and The Tempest in Los Angeles. You can see her online in the new musical, Firebringer, which premiered at Chicago's Stage 773. Lauren also performed in and choreographed The Tin Can Brothers' latest original musical Spies are Forever.
Lauren has studied improv at The Second City and iO in Chicago, as well as Groundlings in LA, where she is currently a student. You can catch her in the improv show "Choose our Destiny" Wednesday nights on Project Alpha, Geek & Sundry and Nerdist's new premium streaming platform. It's at 7pm PT and it's very insane.
Lauren has appeared as principal talent in several national commercials and ad campaigns for companies including 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.