Salon: Stripper Love (original short, reading)
Ariel Shepherd-Oppenheim is a playwright and television writer originally from Los Angeles, California. After graduating from Yale University, Ariel moved back to LA to pursue writing. Throughout college, she had a series of plays and staged readings produced by undergraduate and graduate students. Since then, she has had plays produced at The Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles, The Manhattan Repertory Theater, and a staged reading at the Last Frontier Theater Conference in Valdez, Alaska. She was also hired as a writer on NBC's most recent Roseanne Barr project.