Faculty A-Z

  • Profile:

    Lauren Whitehead is a writer, performer and MFA recipient in Dramaturgy (Columbia University). Recently she played “Un/Sung” in a workshop of the opera “We Shall Not be Moved” (Apollo Theater, Dir. Bill T. Jones). She directed “How Bodies Reclaim Light” (New York Live Arts) and was playwright/adapter of “Three Sisters: Tulsa 1921” (The Secret Theater). Her play, “stunning, still” was read at Naked Angels and her writings have been published in Apogee, Winter Tangerine and Union Station Magazine. Lauren teaches dramaturgy at The New School and facilitates a poetry and performance workshop at Juilliard. She really likes picking flowers, giving gifts and the aura of elephants. Find more info on her here: laurenawhitehead.com

    Degrees Held:

    Master of Fine Arts, Dramaturgy (Columbia University)