(Bio as of October 2013)
Atra Asdou returns to the Goodman, where she previously appeared in staged readings of Reverb, Stutter and Teddy Ferrara, in various New Stages festivals. Other Chicago-area theater credits include the roles of Hadia and Nadia in Lookingglass Theatre Company’s Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo; April in The Gift Theatre’s Dirty; and Ellie Dunn in Writers’ Theatre’s Heartbreak House. Her film credits include Johnson, NightLights and Follow the Leader, and she has appeared on television in Mind Games on ABC. Ms. Asdou also studies improvisation at iO and at The Second City.