Lauren graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2011 as part of the inaugural Bachelor of Music Theatre class. Her breakout role came in 2015 when she played Martha/ Ms Fleming in the critically acclaimed production of Heathers at Hayes Theatre Co. which toured Australia in 2016. This earned Lauren rave reviews and the Sydney Theatre Award for Best Newcomer.
Lauren performed the role of Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray Arena Spectacular tour in 2016 and as Jan in Grease Arena Experience tour in 2017 and 2018 (Harvest Rain). In 2019, she took on the roles of Leanne/Others and Resident Director for the tour of Puffs; Or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic (TEG). Lauren has also appeared as Rose in Meet Me In St. Louis (Neglected Musicals/Hayes Theatre Co.), Heidi in [title of show] (Understudy Productions), Babette in La Cage Aux Folles (TPC) and Gwendolen in The Importance of Being Earnest (Citizen Theatre).