LAURA EKSTRAND was co-founder of Dreamcatcher with Janet Sales in 1994. She has appeared at Dreamcatcher in The Neighborhood, Shooting Star, This, Parallel Lives: The Kathy & Mo Show, Expecting Isabel, Match and many others, and is a member of the improvisational comedy group Multiple Personality Disorder. She has also appeared at several other wonderful New Jersey theatres, including Passage Theater, 12 Miles West, The Theater Project, Luna Stage, and Pushcart Players. In New York she has worked at Naked Angels, Ensemble Studio Theatre, and New Georges, among other theatres. Laura has been featured in such films as Split Ends, High Art and I Shot Andy Warhol, and on television on Hack, Sex And The City, Law & Order, and The Guiding Light. Some of the plays she has directed at Dreamcatcher include Blood: A Comedy, Next Fall, Distracted, The Pursuit Of Happiness, Melancholy Play, Pride’s Crossing and Full Bloom. She is a private monologue coach and holds a B.A. from Yale University and an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. Laura is a member of AEA, SAG, AFTRA and the Dramatists Guild. She lives happily in Livingston, NJ with her two favorite guys.