Lauren Vassallo

Marketing & Business Development Manager


Lauren Vassallo is an experienced marketing professional, graphic designer, educator and producer with over 20 years of involvement with the arts sector. She has a Bachelor of Design (Honours) and a Master of Design (Research) from UNSW Art & Design, in which she received an Australian Post Graduate Award. Her area of research is the relationship between the performer and dress/costume. Lauren has 11 years of tutoring experience at UNSW as a Sessional Academic in the design department.

Lauren joins Milk Crate Theatre after five years with the peak body for dance 'Ausdance NSW.' Collaborating with key partners such as the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Dance Company and Accessible Arts, and the independent dance companies Murmuration, DirtyFeet and Critical Path. Lauren was the festival manager for March Dance 2021 and produced the 'Dance Artist in Residence' film. She is very passionate about supporting independent artists and highlighting the strong talent and original content from NSW.

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