B I O G R A P H Y

Laura Leininger-Campbell is a playwright and actor. An O’Neill National Playwrights Conference finalist, her play "Eminent Domain" will premiere at the Omaha Community Playhouse on August 25,  2017.  Her play "Terminal" has been selected for The Great Plains Theater Conference Playlab in May 2017 as well.  She also co-wrote the play "L'Chaim" with fellow playwright Marie Amthor-Schuett for the Shelterbelt Theater in 2016. She has written a number of adaptations, including Bram Stoker’s The Jewel of Seven Stars; and Dangerous Beauty, based on Oscar Wilde’s novel The Picture of Dorian Gray.  Both productions were featured by Omaha’s Joslyn Castle for its annual Literary Festival. 

 

Laura received her theater training from Connecticut College,  the National Theater Institute, and received the Lee Strasberg Institute Scholarship, training in New York City.