- Lauren starred in the NYMF production of The Goree All-Girl String Band, one of the most anticipated shows of this year's festival. The production had five sold-out performances in the last week of July. For more information: www.nymf.org/festival/2017-events/goree-band/
- This summer, Lauren joined the developmental workshops of the musicals Jagged Little Pill (American Repertory Theatre) and Stilyagi (New York Stage and Film).
- This awards season, Lauren and the cast of The Wolves received both an Obie Award and a special Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble.
- In the spring, Lauren filmed a recurring role on the NBC pilot Shelter, written by Warren Leight and Paul Haggis and directed by Charles McDougall.
- Lauren originated the role of #25 in the world premiere of The Wolves, written by Sarah DeLappe and directed by Lila Neugebauer. The Off-Broadway show, produced by The Playwright's Realm, enjoyed a return run at The Duke on 42nd Street after its acclaimed, sold-out production in the fall. The Wolves closed on December 29th, 2016. Review: www.nytimes.com/2016/09/12/theater/the-wolves-review.html