Actor / Theatre Maker / Movement Artist



Aslam Abdus-samad is an actor, performance maker and writer. He holds a BA in Applied Theatre (Griffith, 2007) and a P. Grad Dip in Performance Creation (Theatre Animateuring – VCA, 2011).

He maintains a practice as a physical theatre performer throughout Australia and Internationally. Notably, he completed the 6month internship with Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre, the Physical Theatre Program with Stella Adler Studio, NYC and a training residency with IUGTE in Italy.

He has completed actor training with NIDA, taught film/ English in South Korea, managed the schools program with the Australian Theatre of the Deaf, taught drama in Singapore, trained in comedy improvisation in Spain and continues performing throughout Australia and abroad.



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Hands I Burnt (1min)
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Hands I Burnt
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The Language of Flowers
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The Language of Flowers (1min)
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Political Children - SPARK Youth Theatre (1min)
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Political Children (Teaser)
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