Laura is a set designer for theater and opera based in Brooklyn, NY. She is the recipient of a tony nomination, drama desk nomination and obie award for her design for daniel fish’s revival of oklahoma! on broadway and at st. ann’s warehouse. she received a Lucille Lortel Award, Henry Hewes Design Award, and Drama Desk nomination for her production of Adam Bock's A Life, as well as Lortel nominations for The Nether, Mary Jane, and rags parkland sings the songs of the future, and an Obie for Sustained Excellence in Design. She has designed on Broadway and worked extensively off-Broadway, at theaters such as Lincoln Center theater, New York Theatre Workshop, Second Stage, Signature Theater, Manhattan Theatre Club, The Public Theater, and Playwrights Horizons. regionally she has designed at oregon shakespeare festival, yale rep, and south coast rep, among others, and has designed opera for Opera Theater of St. Louis, Boston Lyric Opera, Opera Philadelphia, and Atlanta Opera.
laura has had long term collaborations with directors lila neugebauer, anne kauffman, and daniel fish, and worked with devised companies the mad ones and the debate society.
She holds an MFA in Set Design from NYU and a BA in Mathematics from Brown University.