Headshot: Lauren Bond

Lauren Bond

Pauli Murray
2022

Originally from the Bay Area, Lauren is a vocalist, actor and dancer who has performed in regional and school productions since 2010. She is the third woman to sing with the Yale Whiffenpoofs, and is currently taking a gap year as a member of their class of 2021 and first-ever nonmale album co-producer. Lauren also sings jazz and produces music for Redhot & Blue (Producer of 2020 album “No More Blues,” Music Director 2018-19), writes for radio programs on WYCBX and Radio Free Yale, and dances with Taps at Yale. When she’s not wishing she were in rehearsal, you can find her listening to podcasts and making lists.

Selected regional credits: Les Misérables (Ensemble, Woodminster Summer Musicals), The Producers (Ens/dancer/Heil-Lo, Woodminster Summer Musicals), Mamma Mia (Ens/dancer/u.s. Ali, Woodminster Summer Musicals). Selected HS credits: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Marcy), The Great Gatsby (Jordan Baker), Legally Blonde (Vivienne), The Addams Family (Morticia), Box of Buttons (co-author/director/producer). Training in voice (Ron Pickett, 2011-present), ballet/pointe (Orinda Ballet Academy, 2003-2016), tap (Lamorinda Theater Academy/Joy In Motion, 2013-2017), and acting (The Miramonte Players). 

 

Production

Show Name Role Dates
CANCELLED: Y2K: A Survivalist Musical Choreographer Apr 2 – 4, 2020

Performance

Show Name Role Dates
CANCELLED: Chicago Mistress of Ceremonies/ Featured Dancer Apr 21 – 24, 2020
CANCELLED: Y2K: A Survivalist Musical Kitty Shearman-Hayes Apr 2 – 4, 2020
The Taming of the Shrew Grumio Apr 19 – 21, 2018
Expecting Isabel Tina, et al. Apr 5 – 7, 2018
The Company and the Text: Macbeth Ross Dec 2 – 9, 2017