Lauren Diesch (Lucetta/Silvia/Outlaw)
Lauren is an actor, director, teaching artist, and the Director of Education/Associate Artistic Director of CLIMB Theatre. Lauren graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.A. in Theatre Arts. Since graduating, she has performed in numerous productions in her home Pittsburgh (PA) and in Troy (NY) as a resident artist with Bakerloo Theatre Company. In 2009, she collaborated with artist in Augsburg, Germany as part of Yinzerspielen, a bi-lingual theatre event that took place in Germany and in Pittsburgh, PA. Locally she has performed with Park Square Theatre, Theatre Coup d’Etat (company member), Gadfly Theatre, Theatre in the Round, Open Window Theatre, Chameleon Theatre Circle, Savage Umbrella (company member), and Theatre Unbound. In 2017, Lauren directed Coup d'Etat's acclaimed production of Baltimore Waltz. Favorite local roles include: Elinor (Sense and Sensibility, TRP), Mary Warren (The Crucible, Theatre Coup d'Etat), Jill (Equus, Theatre Coup d'Etat) and Antigone (Antigone, Theatre Coup d'Etat).