Heather cut her teeth as a writer-performer with her first one-woman show, Letters to an Older Man
, which premiered at New York's acclaimed Womenkind Festival. In addition to her dynamic writing partnership with Jennifer Westfeldt
, Heather has written collaboratively with The Actors Consortium in New York and The Groundlings in LA. Her latest solo effort, Blackwannabe
, a show about growing up in Flatbush, Brooklyn, was recently workshopped on both coasts to strong critical acclaim and is currently being developed for an off-Broadway run.
Film credits include the Sundance award-winning film THE AFTERLIFE OF GRANDPA. Stage credits include Pale By Comparison (Ensemble Studio Theater), and A Midsummer Night's Dream (Theater 22). In addition to her acting endeavors, Juergensen has written screenplays and teleplays for Miramax, VH-1 and ABC among others, and is currently at work on an original screenplay.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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