Nadja Simmonds is an EMC actor currently based in Milwaukee.

She graduated from Marquette University with a Communication's degree in Theatre Arts and Digital Media with a Spanish minor. 

Nadja is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, where she started her performance career with Cincinnati Black Theatre company and Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's Summer Program. 

Some of her recent work includes acting with Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Forward Theater, First Stage Children's Theater, Northern Sky Theatre, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's Young Playwrights Festival, and working with the Summit Players, Wisconsin's premiere traveling Shakespeare troupe. 

Since the Pandemic began, she has been back in her hometown of Cincinnati doing virtual productions with CATCO, First Stage Children's Theater, and Milwaukee Chamber Theater. 

You can catch Nadja in Forward Theater's production of 46 Plays for America's First Ladies in May 2021!