Ari Scott is a sketch writer, teacher, and director. She began studying at UCB Theatre in 2005 and joined Maude Night in 2008. She was a writer for five and a half years on the teams mixtape '98, Thunder Gulch, The Prom, Dinner, and 212. Ari was a writer (and sometime actor) in Thunder Gulch's Halloween sketch show MONSTER NIGHT LIVE for 5 years, from 2009-2013. In 2014, she wrote her first short play, "The Girl That You Once Knew," for UCB Theatre's 10-Minute Play Festival. The same year, one of her sketches was featured in UCBT's selective "I'm Cool" showcase. Ari also played keyboard and wrote the music for KIRK CAMERON REPERTORY PLAYERS PRESENT: A HARRY POTTER MUSICAL! and has accompanied many musical improv groups over the years. In her spare time, Ari looks at pictures of pugs on the internet and dreams of owning a washing machine. She tweets under the secret code name @ariscott.