Ahmad Simmons

Ahmad Simmons

Ahmad Simmons is a dancer, choreographer, educator, and creative producer based in New York City currently appearing in Illinoise. Other Broadway credits include Diesel in Ivo Van Hove’s groundbreaking revival of West Side Story. Previous credits include the Original Broadway Cast of Hadestown, and most recent revival casts of Carousel and Cats. Regional theater includes A Chorus Line at New York City Center and a dozen shows with the Pittsburgh CLO. Ahmad co-starred alongside Sam Rockwell and Michelle Williams as Ben Vereen in the Emmy nominated FX mini-series “Fosse/Verdon.” Other TV appearances include ABC’s TV remake of “Dirty Dancing.” Prior to his career on Broadway, Ahmad toured Internationally and all across the United States as a dancer with Parsons Dance Company, River North Dance Chicago, and Eisenhower Dance Detroit. Ahmad is a graduate of Point Park University.