About Ariana Fort

Acting has been Ariana’s passion since she was six years old and she has been performing in both local and professional productions ever since. Ariana holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from California Institute of the Arts and continues to take classes in order to refine her skills.

In addition to her degree, Ariana has done Master classes in Commedia dell’arte (Foundation of Comedy and Mask Work), Shakespeare, Solo Performance and Acting for the Camera (Elias Mirage). Over the years, she has been lucky enough to work closely with Tony Award winner Stew (Passing Strange), Ellen Greene (Audrey in Little Shop Of Horrors) Roger S.H Shulman (writer of Shrek, creator of the Jonas Brothers TV show and writer of the screenplay for the animated feature film Balto). She has also worked with playwrights Susan-Lori-Parks and James Lecesne. Ariana has an intensive background in the classics of theatre, voice and language techniques, speech and dialect work as well as musical theater and on-camera acting. She has performed off-Broadway and continues to audition and act professionally. Ariana is the head of the Acting Program at Whitehouse Prep School in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey where she teaches conflict resolution through acting. She also stages shows with her pre-school and kindergarten level students.

“Ariana is a great speech & vocal coach. My son and I both really enjoy working with her and she is very professional! Knowledgeable about the business and GREAT local resource to tap into. We’ve referred her to several of our industry friends too.”


- Theresa West, Mother of working actor Dane West