Director, Producer & Photographer
A native New Yorker, Laura is a Director, Producer & Photographer, whose work has been seen on both coasts.
Laura is the Founder & Artistic Director of KOTA Productions, a non-profit theater company based in NYC. Production highlights include: A Little Princess (Off-Broadway & US Premiere), Annie Warbucks at Signature Theatre, Madeline's Christmas at Theatre Row, Dream Street at The Pearl Theatre (US Premiere), And a Child Shall Lead at HERE Arts Center (NY Premiere), Lyrics for Life at Symphony Space in NY and NHPAC in LA. For more, visit www.KOTAProductions.com
Additional work with The Metropolitan Opera, American Ballet Theatre, English National Opera in London, as a Co-Director with Retter Entertainment, and NBC's "The Sound of Music Live!". Credits as a freelance Casting Director include everything from large-scale live events to award-winning films. As a performance and acting coach, Laura's clients have been seen on Broadway, National & International Tours, in features films, television and national commercials.
Part of Laura's mission is to give back through the arts. Find out more about the organizations and charities she has partnered with to help those in need.
Laura is a graduate of Ithaca College in New York and London.