Head of Dramatic Studies, National Academy of Performing Arts, Karachi
With a Master’s degree from University of California, Davis, Khalid Ahmad was initially trained as an engineer and taught for many years at NED University, Karachi. All this while, his interest in theatre and television continued to grow. In 1981, he finally decided to switch careers and went off to study theatre at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). Upon his return, Khalid devoted himself fully to the performing arts. Since then, his contribution to theatre and television drama has been immense. Khalid also has a long experience of actor training and is presently the Head of Dramatic Studies at the National Academy of Performing Arts, Karachi (NAPA) where he teaches voice and acting.