About Ariana Shields

Ariana is senior pursuing a B.A in Theatre and Drama, concentrating in acting and directing, at Indiana University. She is an international student from Sydney, Australia, with aspirations to create neurodiversity and disability inclusive theatre. Her favorite past roles include Snug in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Holli in the short film Canary. Other theatre credits include: The Well of Horniness (Louise/Blond/Inmate) for IU Theatre, Macbeth (Malcolm/Lennox) for IU Theatre, Dark Play or Stories for Boys (Rachel/Molly/Mrs. Spiegel) for University Players, Springs Awakening (Teacher) for USC Pre-college Summer Theatre, Little Britain Live (Child) for Little Britain Productions. Television credits include: Kid Detectives (Detective and Villain) for Beyond Productions, Get Training (Candy Saunders) for Nickelodeon, The Silence (Child) for ABC.  

Recent Credits


IU Theatre — Rosaura Understudy


IU Theatre — Malcom, Lennox

The Well of Horniness

IU Theatre — Louise/Others