The Second City
COMEDY CLUB CHICAGO
TRUTH, JUSTICE, OR THE AMERICAN WAY
Laura hails from the cheery Downer’s Grove Illinois, and is pleased as punch to be a cast member of the Second City National Touring Company! Laura is one third of the sketch comedy sensation Triplette, with whom she has written four original revues and appeared in sketch festivals across the country. A proud company member of Barrel of Monkeys, and the ensemble of Comedy Sportz, Chicago; she has also been known to appear with Redmoon Theatre, and the improvised musical Baby Wants Candy at IO. Recent credits include: “World Saved: 5 Years of that’s Weird Grandma” (Barrel of Monkeys), “A Year With Frog and Toad” (The Chicago Children’s Theatre), “Psycho-So-Matic” (Walkabout Theatre), “Sketchbook 5” (Collaboraction; best actress citation for her role in “Jane and The End of Time”,) and “Joseph And the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” (The Chicago Theatre; best choir kid citation for her role as “gangly choir kid staring blankly into Donny Osmond’s back.”) Laura holds a degree in Creative Writing and Drama from Northwestern University.