Lara Dohner (she/her) is an Oregon-based professional actor who holds her BFA in Acting from Webster's Conservatory of Theatre Arts, grad. 2015.
Lara specializes in performing devised theatre, as well as classical and contemporary plays.
Lara has over six years professional experience as a Theatre Teaching Artist, and has proudly taught and directed performances with ages K-12 with such renowned organizations as Missoula Children's Theatre, Seattle Children's Theatre, Movie Star Camp, and Homes for the Homeless organization, NYC.
Lara is excited to pursue her Masters in Acting this upcoming fall 2022, and is currently preparing to attend the 2022 URTA's as well as auditioning for MFA programs around the country.
Lara is committed to being an ally in all her roles, both onstage and off, and is determined to help create more inclusive, equitable, and joy-filled American theatre experiences for all theatre-makers and theatre-goers.
Lara's Allyship Actionable Steps:
- July 2021
Lara is attending two advocacy workshops through VillageTheatre's NextStage series: Creating a Culture of Care: Caregiver Support in the Room, and Jay Woods: Antiracism in Your Individual Practice