Artist Bios

Susaan Jamshidi

Susaan Jamshidi

(Bio as of April 2019)

Susaan Jamshidi (Mariana, Dorcus) returns to the Goodman, where she previously appeared as Yasmina in Yasmina’s Necklace. Other Chicago credits include Drury Lane, 16th Street Theater, Northlight Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, Victory Gardens Theater, Theatre Wit, Halcyon, Chicago Dramatists, The Gift Theatre, Lookingglass Theatre Company and Sideshow Theatre Company (Jeff Award for Best Ensemble, Idomeneus), among others. Regional credits include Arena Stage, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Michigan Shakespeare Festival, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis and Pittsburgh Public Theater. Film credits include Cicero in Winter, The Wallet and A Cadaver Christmas. Television credits include Chicago Med, Chicago P.D. and Sirens. Jamshidi received her MFA in acting from The Theatre School at DePaul University, has studied with The Second City and is a Regional Coordinator for Statera Mentorship. She is represented by Paonessa Talent Agency

With Goodman Theatre