is making her community theater debut in this production of The Rose Tattoo. She participated in the children’s programs at Elmwood, performing in Annie Get Your Gun and Alice in Wonderland. Ariela also portrayed Lydia Bennett in Pride and Prejudice in Clarkstown South High School’s production of Jane Austen’s work. In SUNY Purchase’s Shakespeare Institute’s production of Much Ado About Nothing, she played the part of Hero. Ariela has studied at the Stella Adler Acting Studio in New York City. She would like to thank Jackie for giving her this fabulous opportunity, and the rest of the cast for being extremely welcoming and supportive.