Lauren Grace Thompson

King Lear: Cordelia

The Two Gentlemen of Verona: Julia

Cyrano de Bergerac: Ensemble


Lauren is thrilled to be returning to the Michigan Shakespeare Festival for her second season, after appearing in 2017's The Seagull (Nina) and Julius Caesar (Luca).


Currently a Chicago-based actor, previous credits include Twelfth Night (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks), Frankenstein (Lifeline Theatre), Henry IV Part 1 (Commission Theatre), Much Ado About Nothing (Oklahoma City Repertory), Ring Round the Moon (Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Parks), and the North American premiere of Emma Donoghue's I Know My Own Heart (Pride Films and Plays).


During the school year she tours with MSF's A Crew of Patches, performing Romeo and Juliet and Macbeth to schools across the state.


She is represented by Big Mouth Talent.


All her love to her family, friends, her two cats, and, as always, to Ian.