Lauren Adler is an innovative teaching artist, youth director, and performer. She has a passion for helping students of all ages cultivate confidence and skills through the theater arts, and has worked with a number of different New York City arts organizations as well as Hunter College as an adjunct professor. Lauren holds a BA in Music (Voice) and Theater, an MA in Theater History from Hunter College, and an MA in Educational Theatre from the Graduate Program in Educational Theatre at The City College of New York, with New York State Teaching Certification in Theater. Lauren has performed in theater, film, television and at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Symphony Space, The Library of Congress, New World Stages and in regional theaters. Lauren currently works with the Young Simbas and Young Nalas as a Child Wrangler for the Broadway production of The Lion King and other Broadway productions. Lauren is a member of Actors Equity and SAG AFTRA.