How I Learned to Drive with Breaking Through the Box
Laura is thrilled to announce that she will be joining Breaking Through The Box Theatre Company’s regional production of Paula Vogel’s “How I Learned to Drive” in NJ this Spring. She will be playing the role of Teenage Greek Chorus in this imaginative, Brecht-inspired production. More details to come!
Jenny Craig Web Commercial
Laura just booked a web commercial for Jenny Craig! Check back soon for the commercial footage!
New Headshots with Emily Lambert Photography!
Laura is super excited to share these amazing shots from Emily Lambert Photography! Click here to view them all!
New Acting Reel Available!
Check out Laura’s new Acting Reel! Click here to watch the individual clips/full scenes!
New Musical Theatre Clips Available!
Thanks to the great folks at Reproductions, Laura has three new Musical Theatre clips! Check out her favorite, “The Pricklepear Bloom” from Robber Bridegroom, and click here to see the rest!
Puppetry for TV and Film with the Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy
Laura is working with David Fino, founder of the Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy and professional puppeteer to explore one of her favorite special skills—puppetry! This eight week course explores puppetry for TV and Film, specifically in the style of the Muppet and Sesame Street! Pictured below is Laura and her puppet Petunia, handmade by David Fino!
Summer Professional Acting Intensive at the Barrow Group
Laura was accepted into the Barrow Group’s 6 Week Professional Acting Intensive. The intensive will be taught by Barrow Group co-Artistic Directors Seth Barrish and Lee Brock.
August 24-26, 2017 7:30pm
”I Kissed Your Boyfriend: Another Feminist Rant” at the PIT Underground
Laura will be remounting her one-woman show, I Kissed Your Boyfriend, at the PIT Underground! Tickets are available at the door or online at thepit-nyc.com/events
Tickets $7 Thursday, $10 Friday and Saturday!
June 14, 2017
Bold Dramedy Industry Showcase with The Actor’s Project NYC at 777 Theatre
Laura will be performing alongside fellow TAPNYC Members in this hilarious industry showcase. Tickets available at www.theactorsprojectnyc.com.
May 26, 2017
"LITTLE MACHINE" by Julia Rae Maldonado at The Bronx Brewery
Laura will be reprising her role as Dr. Strauss in Theatre East's production of "Little Machine," which is kicking off their summer Boogie Down Loud Series at the Bronx Brewery.
"I KISSED YOUR BOYFRIEND: ANOTHER FEMINIST RANT" COMING TO THE PIT THIS AUGUST
Laura's one woman show is returning to the NYC stage at the People's Improv Theatre (PIT) Underground August 24, 25, and 26th at 7:30pm.
Tickets are available through the PIT's website.
March 23-April 1, 2017
The Night Shift NYC Presents "Measure for Measure" at the Alchemical Theatre Laboratory
Laura will be joining the Night Shift NYC's production of "Measure for Measure" as the Provost.
Tickets are available here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2893436
Read about the show on Broadway World.
OFF-BROADWAY PREMIERE OF "I KISSED YOUR BOYFRIEND: ANOTHER FEMINIST RANT" AT UNITED SOLO
On Wednesday, October 5th, Laura premiered her one-woman show, "I Kissed Your Boyfriend: Another Feminist Rant" at the United Solo Theatre Festival at Theatre Row in NYC. The piece, which was written by Laura and developed alongside director Chelsea B. Lockie, was met with wild approval from the audience. Currently, Laura and the "I Kissed Your Boyfriend" team planning our next NYC run of the show, slated for early 2017.
October 5, 2016 at 3:30pm
"I Kissed Your Boyfriend: Another Feminist Rant" at United Solo
June 16-19, 2016
The Players Theatre Short Play & Musical Festival
Laura will be performing as Megan in Kati Frazier's short play "Estimated Wait", which will be featured as a part of the Players Theatre Short Play & Musical Festival this June. For tickets and information, click here.
May 7, 2016
Rose Ceremony at the Actors Studio Drama School
Laura, alongside the graduating class of 2016, celebrated the completion of her MFA at the Actors Studio Drama School Rose Ceremony. In addition to the faculty and staff of the Actors Studio Drama School, James Lipton and Ellen Burstyn were also in attendance. Laura will officially graduate on May 19th, and will become a finalist at the legendary Actors Studio.
"I Kissed Your Boyfriend: Another Feminist Rant" premiering at United Solo Fest
Laura's solo piece, "I Kissed Your Boyfriend: Another Feminist Rant" will be premiering at the 7th Annual United Solo Theatre Festival in NYC this October. Click here for more details.
March 30-May 7, 2016
The Actors Studio Drama School 2016 Repertory Season
The Actors Studio Drama School presents its annual Repertory Season! Laura will be featured in three productions throughout the repertory season.
WEEK 1: March 30th-April 2nd
THE DUTCHMAN by LeRoi Jones (Ensemble)
Directed by Bianca Puorto
WEEK 2: April 6-9th
ON TIDY ENDINGS by Harvey Fierstein (Marion)*
Directed by Bianca Puorto
WEEK 4: April 20-23rd
SAVAGE IN LIMBO by John Patrick Shanley (April)
Directed by Alanna Dorsett
All performances run Wednesdays through Fridays at 8:00pm, Saturdays at 3:00pm and 8:00pm.
Admission is free. To reserve tickets, visit www.ASDSRepSeason.com or call (212) 346-1133.
Like the 2016 Repertory Season on Facebook!
March 14, 2016
The Actors Studio Drama School Industry Showcase
February 27, 2016
2016 Graduating MFA Playwrights' Staged Reading Series at The Actors Studio Drama School
Laura will be joining her classmates for a staged reading of Graduating MFA Playwright Julia Rae Maldonado's brand new full-length play, "Little Machine" under the direction of Bianca Puorto.
The performance will take place at The Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University, One Pace Plaza, New York, NY 10038. For more information and reservations, email ASDSReservations@pace.edu.
January 28-31, 2016
The AlphaNYC Theater Company Presents "Lady Parts" at the Corner Office NYC Theater
Laura will be performing as Chloe alongside Cast A in the AlphaNYC Theater Company's production of "Lady Parts."
Thursday, January 28th 7:00pm
Friday, January 29th 9:00pm
Saturday, January 30th 7:00pm
Sunday, January 31st 9:00pm
All performances will be held at The Corner Office NYC Theater, located at the Times Square Arts Center, 300 W 43rd St (between 8th and 9th Avenues), 5th floor, suite #503. Tickets can be bought in advance at http://LadyPartsA.Eventbrite.com.
December 14-18, 2015
Festival Week at the Actors Studio Drama School
Laura will be performing an excerpt from Edward Allan Baker's "Rosemary with Ginger" under the direction of Elizabeth Kemp. Festival week is an integral part of the Actors Studio Drama School, as it allows actors to share their work with an audience. Performances will be held at the Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University.
2016 Actors Studio Drama School Industry Showcase Announced
Laura will be performing alongside the Actors Studio Drama School Class of 2016 in an industry showcase at the legendary Actors Studio. The showcase is set for March 14, 2016.
JULY, 17 2015
PICTURE PERFECT? at The West End Lounge
Join Laura Kay and Brittany Belinski as they explore their expectations and the realities of life, love, and living in New York City. Featuring Paul Chamlin on piano.