Lauriel Friedman


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Manhattan, NY, 10128 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:





  • Female (gender),
  • 5' 6" (height),
  • 130 lbs (weight),
  • Curvy (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Brown Eyes (eyes)


Accents/Dialects Clown Training Fight Training
Foreign Language Horseback Riding Improv Training
Shakespeare Training   



Title Role Position Director/Company Location
A Midsummer Night's Dream (upcoming)
Sean Hagerty / New York Classical Theater
New York, N.Y.
The Dingdong
U.S. Actor 5
Hal Brooks / Pearl Theatre Company
New York, NY
The Diary of Anne Frank
Margot Frank
Joseph Discher / Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey
Madison, New Jersey
Two Gentlemen of Verona
Lucetta, 1st Outlaw
Hamilton Clancy / Drilling Comany
New York, NY
The Winter's Tale
U.S. Perdita, Hermione
Michael Sexton / Pearl Theatre Company
New York, NY
Jennifer's Birth (staged reading)
Ryan Lee / Workshop Theater Company
New York, NY
Experimental Treatment
Craig Newman / Theaterlab
New York, NY
Inspecting: Romeo and Juliet
Thomas Gordon / Gene Frankel Theatre
New York, NY
Pick Your Poison (staged reading)
Dan Daily / Pearl Theatre Company
New York, NY
People Like Us
Gabriela Ortega / 13th Street Repertory
New York, NY
Romeo and Juliet
Joe Raik / Occupy Verona
New York, NY
Peter Piper
Ben McGovern / Guthrie Theater
Minneapolis, MN
Pride and Prejudice
U.S. Lydia, Kitty, Georgiana, Annabelle
Joe Dowling / Guthrie Theater
Minneapolis, MN
Macbeth (educational production)
Lady Macbeth
Bill Buckhurst / Globe Theatre
London, UK
The Seagull
Hayley Finn / UMN Guthrie
Minneapolis, MN
Lives of the Saints
Mona, Flora
David Colacci / UMN Guthrie
Minneapolis, MN
The Gods
Marcela Lorca / UMN Guthrie
Minneapolis, MN
Steve Cardamone / UMN Guthrie
Minneapolis, MN
The Crucible
Mary Warren
Bruce Roach / UMN Guthrie
Minneapolis, MN


Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Together (For the Kids)
Ashley (lead)
Zach Jansen / Evanoah Films
St. Paul, MN
Katherine (supporting)
Michel Cosma / Largo Film
New York, NY
Digital Physics
Groupie girl (featured)
Jon Khanlian / Philadelphia Philms
New York, NY
Just Kevin
Harper Lee (supporting)
Friedl Kreuser / Indie short
New York, NY
The Last Dream
Nancy (featured)
Antonio Santa Maria / Indie short
New York, NY
The Bridge
Riley (lead)
Clara Waddell / Indie short
Minneapolis, MN
Bridging Shot
Nathalie (lead)
Nikki Dodd / Indie short
New York, NY

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
London International School of the Performing Arts
Thomas Prattki
London, UK
Master classes
RADA, Larry Moss, Barbara Houseman, Kristen Linklater, John Barton, Patrick Tucker
Shakespeare, Voice, Acting
NYC, London, and Minneapolis
London's Globe Theatre
Bill Buckhurst
Shakespeare and Michael Chekhov technique
London, UK
LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
Richard Harden, Richard Schneider, Harry Shifman, Jim Moody, Lee Lobenhofer, Alice Nagel
Acting and Voice
New York City
University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater B.F.A. Actor Training Program
Ken Washington, Marcela Lorca, D'Arcy Smith, Bruce Roach, Lucinda Holshue, Steve Cardamone, Michelle O'Neill
B.F.A. Acting (Shakespeare, acting, voice, and movement)

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • Lauriel is a New Yorker born and raised. After four years spent in Minneapolis, she received her B.F.A. in acting from the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater B.F.A. Actor Training Program. She also studied Shakespeare at The Globe Theatre in London, and Lecoq movement at the London International School for Performing Arts. Lauriel has a passion for classical theater, period pieces, and New York Jewish humor.