Lauren Mandilian Huot graduated from Drexel University with her Bachelor of Science (2006) and Master of Science (2007) in Digital Media. For her thesis she produced a collaborative modern dance performance, which integrated digital media and technology. The piece included animation, projection on fabric, real time video filtration and motion capture. In June 2008, Lauren was offered an internship in New York City to work under a projection artist on an Off-Broadway musical. Since then Lauren has been doing freelance projection design for shows in Philadelphia and New York City (On/Off Broadway).