Lauren McNamara

Lauren is a young arts manager with a background in performing arts and arts education and at the studio is our Customer Experience and Events Coordinator.

An experienced customer service professional, she has worked in sectors including sales, tourism, events, and retail, and was even a cast member at Walt Disney World (much to the excitement of many of our young dancers)! Lauren has a background in music and is also an experienced director and music director, this year bringing those skills to her new position in the teaching team of our Musical Theatre classes.

Lauren holds a Bachelor of Arts (Music) from the University of Sydney and has recently completed her Master of Arts and Cultural Management through the University of Melbourne. On the rare days she is not in the studio, Lauren also works as an Event and Rehearsal Assistant for the Queensland Department of Education’s Creative Generation programs.

Qualifications and Achievements:
  • Master of Arts and Cultural Management, University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Arts (Music), University of Sydney
  • Director/Music Director – EDGES (2019), The Drowsy Chaperone (2018), First Date: The Musical (2018), Before Tomorrow: a Cabaret (2017), Femme Fatale: a Cabaret (2017)