Laura grew up in Woking and studied music at the University of Surrey, graduating with a First Class BMus (Hons) degree. She has since been working professionally in theatre and, in 2012, released a concept album for her latest musical, The In-Between. The album featured performances by nine leading West End stars and has subsequently been featured on BBC Radio 2′s Elaine Paige on Sunday, performed at West End Live in Trafalgar Square and received a strong following on social media.
Laura has also written music for the UK tours of plays The Haunting and The Perfect Murder, and her first musical, Faertyale, was showcased by the Guildford School of Acting at the Electric Theatre. As an arranger and orchestrator, Laura has been Musical Associate for The Night of 1000 Voices (2010, 2012), Kerry Ellis and Brian May’s Anthems: The Concert and The Wonderful World of Captain Beaky; all at the Royal Albert Hall. She was also an arranger for the Cantabile Christmas Cracker at the Prince of Wales Theatre.
Laura is currently working on her debut novel, Tainted Earth, the first in a young adult fantasy series. She has also begun writing her third musical.