Ariel Stess
Core Writer
Charlottesville, VA

Ariel Stess’ plays include The World My Mama Raised (Off-off Broadway with Clubbed Thumb); Heartbreak (Off-off Broadway at The Bushwick Starr, co-produced by New Georges); I’m Pretty Fucked Up (Off-off Broadway with Clubbed Thumb); Tranquil; KARA, EMMA, BARBARA, and MIRANDA; I WILL BUY EVERYTHING; and The Only Girl in the Hot Tub. Residencies: 2016 Yaddo Writer’s Residency, 2016 SPACE on Ryder Farm with Playwrights Horizons, 2014 Mabou Mines/Suite Resident Artist Program, and 2013-14 New Georges Audrey Residency. She is a New Georges Affiliated Artist. She holds a BA from Bard College and an MFA in Playwriting from Brooklyn College.