Sami Staitman (Molly) *AEA SAG/AFTRA
Sami, has been performing on stage since she was 4 where it was love a first footlight! Sami's first professional gig was at the age of 8 and she hasn't stopped since. She LOVES musical theatre and has over 30 credits on stage. She is equally at home in front of the camera or in a recording studio singing and recording voice-over. Sami has performed on stages all across the country from Los Angeles to New York. She is part of a very active cabaret scene performing in Los Angeles and in NYC alongside some of the great talents in musical theatre and cabaret today. Sami earned her Equity card at the age of 11 for the title role of "Annie" at the Pioneer Theatre Company winning out over hundreds of NYC girls.
Sami balances school with a professional acting and singing schedule performing in Cabaret around the country and also taking part in musical theatre productions, readings and workshops, TV/Film & Voiceover. All this and she competes on the Comedy Sportz LA High School Team. She's fortunate that she has a school & teachers that are supportive of her career and a loving family that is by her side. At school, as a part of her core curriculum she takes American Sign Language as her foreign language requirement and she's a natural. She even gets to sign in "Welcome To My World"!
In January, 2015, Sami was honored to be nominated for 3 Robby Awards for 3 different projects she worked on with Bruce Kimmel in 2014. The Robby Awards recognize the best theatre in Southern California - and there's a lot of great theatre on the West Coast!
A MILLION thank you's to Bruce Kimmel for EVERYTHING; your friendship and mentoring over these past 3 years and for giving her this amazing opportunity and so many other incredible opportunities to perform over the years. Gigantic thank you's and lots of love to her Mom, Dad, Sister, Brother & her Grandparents for all of their love and guidance.