Born in Teheran in 1985. From 2007–09 Assistant Director at the Schauspiel Frankfurt and from 2009–11 at the Schauspiel Hannover. There she staged »Invasion!« by Jonas Hassen Khemiri (2010), which was invited to the Kaltstart Festival in Hamburg. Salehpour has been working as freelance director since 2011. Several productions at the Schauspiel Hannover, among others, »Monster« by David Greig (2012), »Everything Is Illuminated«, an adaptation of the novel by Jonathan Safran Foer, (2015) and »Mein Kampf« by George Tabori (2015). Furthermore she directed »Über Jungs« by Daniel Gieselmann (Grips Theater, 2013), which was awarded the German Theatre Prize THE FAUST 2013 in the category Children’s and Youth Theatre, »Montecore: The Silence of the Tiger« (Staatstheater Braunschweig, 2013) and »Apathy for Beginners« (Staatstheater Braunschweig, 2013), both by Jonas Hassen Khemiri, as well as »das Ding« by Phillip Löhle (Staatstheater Braunschweig, 2014) and »Traurigkeit und Melancholie« by Bonn Park (Theater Bonn, 2015).