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Saamer Usmani

 
Bio:
Saamer Usmani played the role of Kit Marlowe, Shakespeare's friend and rival playwright, in the Stratford Festival's Premiere of Shakespeare in Love. Mr. Usmani's credits include the TV series What/If, Succession, Run, Reign, and Nikits. He is also a member of the Festival's Birmingham Conservatory ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Saamer Usmani played the role of Kit Marlowe, Shakespeare's friend and rival playwright, in the Stratford Festival's Premiere of Shakespeare in Love. Mr. Usmani's credits include the TV series What/If, Succession, Run, Reign, and Nikits. He is also a member of the Festival's Birmingham Conservatory ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Canada]
Stratford Festival North American Premiere, 2016
Kit Marlowe

Photos

Ariel Woodiwiss, Nate Miller, and Saamer Usmani Photo

Ariel Woodiwiss, Nate Miller, and Saamer Usmani

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01/17/2020
Dana Delany and Saamer Usmani  Photo

Dana Delany and Saamer Usmani

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01/17/2020
Saamer Usmani, Nate Miller, and Ariel Woodiwiss Photo

Saamer Usmani, Nate Miller, and Ariel Woodiwiss

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01/17/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Canada]
Stratford Festival North American Premiere, 2016
Kit Marlowe

Saamer Usmani Biography

Saamer Usmani played the role of Kit Marlowe, Shakespeare's friend and rival playwright, in the Stratford Festival's Premiere of Shakespeare in Love. Mr. Usmani's credits include the TV series What/If, Succession, Run, Reign, and Nikits. He is also a member of the Festival's Birmingham Conservatory and a recent graduate of LAMDA.




Saamer Usmani News

BWW Review: GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Theatre-A New Play Featuring Dana Delany Photo BWW Review: GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Theatre-A New Play Featuring Dana Delany
by Sarah Vander Schaaff - Jan 31, 2020

GOODNIGHT NOBODY, a new play by Rachel Bonds, now running at McCarter, is set in a farmhouse in upstate New York. The house belongs to Mara, played by Emmy-Award winner Dana Delany. Much of the plot revolves around her adult son and his friends, whose lives and yearnings are woven into her own; to one she is a mother, but to the others she is their lover, or potential mentor in art or parenting.

BWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center Photo BWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 17, 2020

The Big Chill meets This is Us in Rachel Bonds' play Goodnight Nobody. In this deeply moving and funny world premiere, a group of old friends reconnect after years apart. They reminisce with wild abandon, until the things they aren't telling each other come hurtling to the surface. The production runs January 10 through February 9 in McCarter's Berlind Theatre. More about the production at mccarter.org.

Photo Flash: McCarter Theatre Center Presents GOODNIGHT NOBODY Photo Photo Flash: McCarter Theatre Center Presents GOODNIGHT NOBODY
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 17, 2020

The Big Chill meets This is Us in Rachel Bonds' play Goodnight Nobody. In this deeply moving and funny world premiere, a group of old friends reconnect after years apart. They reminisce with wild abandon, until the things they aren't telling each other come hurtling to the surface. The production runs January 10 through February 9 in McCarter's Berlind Theatre. More about the production at mccarter.org.

McCarter Theatre Center Presents GOODNIGHT NOBODY by Rachel Bonds Photo McCarter Theatre Center Presents GOODNIGHT NOBODY by Rachel Bonds
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 12, 2019

The Big Chill meets This is Us in Rachel Bonds' play Goodnight Nobody. In this deeply moving and funny world premiere, a group of old friends reconnect after years apart. They reminisce with wild abandon, until the things they aren't telling each other come hurtling to the surface. The production runs January 10 through February 9 in McCarter's Berlind Theatre. More about the production at mccarter.org.

Ducdame Ensemble Celebrates Shakespeare's Birthday in SHAKESPEARE SINGS!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2017

Ducdame Ensemble adds classical musicians and TV personalities to their SHAKESPEARE SINGS Concert on Sunday April 23rd. Founding Members Tedra Millan (PRESENT LAUGHTER, THE WOLVES) and Sam Gilroy (Showtime's BILLIONS) will co-host the celebration commemorating Shakespeare's birthday. Ethan Paulini directs, and Nissa Kahle provides the Music Direction. The event serves as a fundraiser for Ducdame Ensemble. 

BWW Review: THE AENEID at the Stratford Festival is an Important Piece of Art
by Lauren Gienow - Sep 3, 2016

The Stratford Festival's production of THE AENEID, currently playing in repertory at the Studio Theatre, is not your standard version of Virgil's classic epic. Director, Keira Loughran brings an old story into the modern world-and does so to great effect with the World premiere of Maureen Labonte's translation of Oliver Kemeid's unique and inspired version.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Stratford Festival's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE!
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2016

The Stratford Festival presents the North American premiere of Shakespeare in Love, based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard and adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, creator of the stage and screen versions of Billy Elliot. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

Photo Flash: First Look at Stratford Festival's North American Premiere of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 20, 2016

The Stratford Festival presents the North American premiere of Shakespeare in Love, based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard and adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, creator of the stage and screen versions of Billy Elliot. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

BWW Review: SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE at the Stratford Festival is Full of Heart
by Lauren Gienow - Jun 8, 2016

The North American premiere of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE opened on Saturday night at the Stratford Festival's Avon Theatre. This feel-good production is full of hilarious characters, stunning costumes, and clever references to the works of William Shakespeare. Most of all, though, it is full of heart.

Exclusive Photos: Inside the First Rehearsal of the North American Premier of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by Alan Henry - Feb 29, 2016

BroadwayWorld has exclusive photos from the first rehearsal of the first rehearsal of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE. The company began rehearsals this morning in Stratford, Ontario.

Saamer Usmani Videos

BWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center VideoBWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 17, 2020

The Big Chill meets This is Us in Rachel Bonds' play Goodnight Nobody. In this deeply moving and funny world premiere, a group of old friends reconnect after years apart. They reminisce with wild abandon, until the things they aren't telling each other come hurtling to the surface. The production runs January 10 through February 9 in McCarter's Berlind Theatre. More about the production at mccarter.org.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Stratford Festival's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE!
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2016

The Stratford Festival presents the North American premiere of Shakespeare in Love, based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard and adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, creator of the stage and screen versions of Billy Elliot. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!