Lauren Nicole Whitter

Core Artist

Lauren Nicole Whitter is an actress, poet, physical theatre performer and lecturer based in Derby. Lauren studied drama at Manchester Metropolitan University. She is a published poet and delivers drama and clown workshops around the East Midlands to various community groups, such as the Enabled Centre and Nottingham Refugee Forum. In addition to being a part-time lecturer at Leicester College on the BA Acting Course, she is an associate artist of 1623 Theatre Company. Lauren is a freelance practitioner for the Nottingham Playhouse and Hubbub Theatre Company. And has received training from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of music and dance, Gecko Theatre Company and Tmesis Theatre Company. She is keen to make the arts accessible and inclusive as possible. Her new theatre company – Anansi Theatre Company, looks at theatre, wellbeing and new stories. As a newly qualified yoga teacher, Lauren uses movement and yoga in her work and in her practice.

As a Core Artist with Unlimited she will be eager to amplify women’s voices especially those from minority backgrounds. Lauren is eager to create work and safe spaces which celebrate women of colour in the UK.