AMDA Faculty since: 2017
Suzanne Schmidt is a cross-disciplinary actor, content creator, writer, producer, director and private acting coach. Suzanne's theatrical credits include: An Ideal Husband (as Mrs. Chevely), Spring Awakening (as Frau Gabor), Women of Manhattan (as Billy), Shakespeare's Woman (as Juliet) and in the world premiere, The Straight Bozo (as Terry). Her television credits include: Sons of Anarchy, Days of Our Lives, Hey You, It's Me and Hillbrook Gardens. Suzanne took home the 2017 Austin Comedy Film Festival's Best Actress award. Her film credits include: Lilin's Brood, Apt 123, The Dark Mirror, Mr. Maples, Mechanic, Building America and Dark Sky Picture's graphic novel film, Monster School. Suzanne is a member of the New American Theatre Company, a co-founder of Hear Me Roar Productions and founder of High Tide Pictures, a film company that strives to create inspirational and relatable female-driven content.
Suzanne teaches Acting Techniques and Beginning Scene Study and directs various productions.
M.F.A., Theatre Arts, Northern Illinois University
B.A., Acting, University of Southern California