Lauren Z. Adleman




(Director) is a Brooklyn-based theater director with an affinity for stories exploring the nature of personal identity. Directing credits include the premiere productions of Aeneas Sagar Hemphill's Black Hollow (Signature/Columbia); Kaela Mae-Shing Garvin's Ambition: the female American serial killer musical(Ars Nova/ANT Fest); and Matthew Minnicino's Malefactions (Chinatown Soup). Lauren is developing an original piece about the first chatterbot, Conversations with ELIZA, through the Drama League's First Draft Residency. 2015-2016 Playwrights Horizons Robert Moss Directing Fellow. Lincoln Center Directors Lab Alum. 2017 Drama League Rough Draft Resident. Lauren is the Associate Director to Rachel Chavkin on the current national tour of Small Mouth Sounds by Bess Wohl.