Artist Bios

Susaan Jamshidi

Susaan Jamshidi

(Bio as of November 2021)

Susaan Jamshidi (Mrs. Cratchitis excited to be back at the Goodman in A Christmas Carol. Other Goodman shows include The Winter’s Tale and Yasmina’s Necklace. She recently made her Seattle Rep debut in Selling Kabul (2022 Pulitzer Prize Finalist in Drama) and Steep Theatre debut in Light Falls. Chicago credits include Lookingglass (Jeff Award Nomination for Best Ensemble – The Arabian Nights), Victory Gardens, Drury Lane, The Gift, Northlight, Remy Bumppo, Theatre Wit, Halcyon, Backroom Shakespeare and Sideshow Theatre Company (Jeff Award for Best Ensemble – Idomeneus), among others. International tours include Oh My Sweet Land (London/Toronto/Vancouver with Silk Road Rising). Regional credits include Arena Stage, Berkeley Rep, Rep of St. Louis and Notre Dame Shakes, among others. Film and television credits include The Tam and Kevin Show; After: A Love Story; Don’t Worry About It; Being There; Little NationsCicero in WinterThe WalletChicago MedChicago P.D. and Sirens. Susaan earned her MFA from DePaul University and is represented by Paonessa Talent. @susaanlayla