Laura Dreyfuss Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Christian Mba
Feb 08, 2024 By Christian Mba
Originally Published on Dec 01, 2023
Laura Dreyfuss gained fame as a cast member of the Broadway musical 'Dear Evan Hansen'.
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About Laura Dreyfuss

Laura Catherine Dreyfuss is a professional American actress and singer born on August 22, 1988, in New Jersey.

Laura Dreyfuss went to Mountain Lakes High School. She also attended Boston Conservatory, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in musical theatre.

She rose to popularity after playing the role of Zoe Murphy in the Broadway musical 'Dear Evan Hansen'. Laura Dreyfuss released her debut single titled 'Be Great' on July 26, 2018, by the stage name Loladre.

Before 'Dear Evan Hansen', Dreyfuss was involved in several theater projects like 'Hair' (2010-2011), 'Once' (2012-2013), 'What's It All About Bacharach Reimagined' (2013-2014), and 'Dear Evan Hansen' in 2015, 2016, and 2016-2018.

Laura Dreyfuss has appeared in films and television shows like 'After Party', 'Voyagers', 'Glee', 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel', 'The Politician', and 'Atlanta'. She has also released several songs including 'You Will Be Found', 'Requiem', 'If I Could Tell Her', 'Only Us', 'Home', 'A Part Of Me', 'Be Great', 'Rise', 'All Out Of Love', 'Cool Kids', 'Chandelier', 'Rather Be', 'Sidelines', 'Come Sail Away', 'Better Drugs', 'Hey Ya!', 'My Hero', 'Nose To Nose', 'Pillow', 'Elastic Hearts', and 'Save Your Tears'.

Laura Dreyfuss Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Laura Dreyfuss’s net worth?

Laura Dreyfuss has an estimated net worth of $5 million.

How much does Laura Dreyfuss earn per year?

Laura Dreyfuss' annual income is estimated to be $100,000.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Laura Dreyfuss?

Laura Dreyfuss is 5 ft 6 in (168 cm) tall.

How old is Laura Dreyfuss?

Laura Dreyfuss is 35 years old as of November 2023.

Childhood And Education

Laura Catherine Dreyfuss was born on August 22, 1988. Her birthplace is Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. She completed her high school at Mountain Lakes High School. She went to Boston Conservatory. She has a bachelor in fine arts degree in musical theater.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Laura Dreyfuss’s partner?

Laura Dreyfuss is in a relationship with James Adam Shelley as of September 2022. They have been dating since 2012. He is a guitarist in the musical band American Authors.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Laura Dreyfuss is a talented actress known for her notable roles in various TV series and musicals. She gained popularity by playing the role of Zoe Murphy in the Broadway musical 'Dear Evan Hansen'. She also appeared as Madison McCarthy in the FOX series 'Glee' and played the character of McAfee Westbrook in 'The Politician', a Netflix series produced by Ryan Murphy.

Charity Work

She has been involved in fundraising efforts for the Child Mind Institute, Crisis Text Line, The JED Foundation, The Trevor Project, and the Born This Way Foundation by selling a 'Dear Evan Hansen' tote bag.

What awards has Laura Dreyfuss won?

Laura Dreyfuss, an actress known for performing in the musical ‘Dear Evan Hansen’, has received several awards for her work.

In 2010, she was nominated for the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress. In 2017, she won two Audience Awards: one for Favorite Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical and another for Favorite Onstage Pair. In 2018, Dreyfuss won the Best Musical Theater Album award at the Grammy Awards for her work on the original Broadway cast recording of ‘Dear Evan Hansen’.

She also received the Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program that year for her role in performing ‘You Will Be Found’ on 'The Today Show' with Ben Platt and the cast of ‘Dear Evan Hansen’.

Laura Dreyfuss’s Hobbies And Interests

Aside from her acting career, Dreyfuss enjoys traveling, nature, swimming, surfing, camping, and dancing.

Other Interesting Laura Dreyfuss Facts And Trivia

She became popular after playing the role of Zoe Murphy in 'Dear Evan Hansen'. The other cast members were Justin Paul, Ben Platt, Skylar Astin, and Benj Pasek, and they played on Arena Stage.

Laura Dreyfuss left the Broadway show 'Dear Evan Hansen' to work in films as could not adjust her timings.

She has worked in some films and television shows, including 'After Party', 'Voyagers', 'Glee', 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel', 'The Politician', and 'Atlanta'.

Laura Catherine Dreyfuss played the role of Zoe Murphy for about three years. Her last show in the theatrical production was on July 15, 2018.

Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Laura Dreyfuss Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Laura Dreyfuss

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Place of Birth

New Jersey



168 cm

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Actress, Singer


Boston Conservatory

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