Lauren Grace Thompson
Henry V: Boy / Alice / Ensemble
The Merry Wives of Windsor: Mistress Quickly
Charley's Aunt: Amy Spettigue
Lauren is thrilled to be returning to the Michigan Shakespeare Festival for her third season, after appearing in 2017's The Seagull (Nina) and Julius Caesar (Luca), and 2019's King Lear (Cordelia), Two Gentlemen of Verona (Julia/Speed), and Cyrano de Bergerac (Ensemble).
Previous credits include Much Ado About Nothing (Utah Shakespeare), Twelfth Night (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks), Frankenstein (Lifeline), Henry IV Part 1 (Commission Theatre), The Importance of Being Earnest (Oklahoma City Repertory), Ring Round the Moon (Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Parks), I Know My Own Heart (Pride Films and Plays), Romeo and Juliet, and Macbeth (A Crew of Patches).
She also produces the fiction podcast The Vanishing Act, which stars many members of the festival, past and present!
She is represented by Big Mouth Talent. All her love to her family, friends, cats, and, as always, to Ian.