Lauren Morris

Lauren Morris (Director) is an Atlanta-based theatre maker who can also be seen elsewhere in the halls of Horizon as the co-director of the Apprentice Company. Originally from Indiana, she studied theatre at Indiana State University and worked as an actor and director in Indianapolis (Indiana Repertory Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Children’s Theatre Institute, Lily Theatre, Shawnee Theatre, Brown County Playhouse, Heartland Actor’s Rep), before completing her MBA/MFA at Cal State Long Beach, and working as a managing director at the Long Beach Playhouse and Georgia Shakespeare. In addition to her work with Horizon, she currently works with Théâtre du Rêve here in Atlanta (most recently directing Code Noir this past February), and returns annually to direct at Crossroads Repertory Theatre in Indiana. Last fall, she was one of 70 directors from across the globe to attend the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab in New York City. She is a proud member of Actor’s Equity Association.