Neena Beber is a writer of plays and television screenplays. She is also a television producer. She wrote the sixth episode of the TBS comedy The Detour. Her short (ten minute) play called Misreadings was included in Best American Short Plays, 1996-7. She was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Children's Program in 1994 for Clarissa Explains it All. Nearly a dozen of her plays have been included in compilations in addition to those that have been published separately.Her play Jump/cut was performed in 2006 at the Julia Miles Theater in New York. Her comedy Hard Feelings was performed at the Women's Project Theater in 2000.