Lauren Murphy currently teaches voice at the University of Southern California School of Dramatic Arts and the Stella Adler Academy of Acting - Los Angeles. She has taught for Classic Stage Company's Young Company, the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, Columbia University's Senior Executive Program, and Opening Act in NYC, as well as in private practice. She has served as a voice coach for productions at the University of Southern California, the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, and Classic Stage Company. As an actor she has performed in New York and regionally at HERE Arts Center, Theater Row, Stageworks/Hudson, NY Fringe, Philadelphia Fringe, Hollywood Fringe, Classic Stage Company, and Theater for the New City. She received her MFA in Acting from Columbia University and her BA from Tufts University.