Born in Kabul, Afghanistan. Raised in Pakistan, India, Switzerland, Canada.

SOULPEPPER 2016: A Christmas Carol, Incident at Vichy, The 39 Steps.

FOR SOULPEPPER: Accidental Death of an Anarchist.

OTHER THEATRE: Leading roles: Tarragon, Factory, Cahoots, Canadian Stage, Shaw Festival and on Broadway. FILM & TELEVISION: Recurring role on new series, Shoot the Messenger (CBC).

OTHER: Kawa’s latest comedy, The Death of Mrs. Gandhi and the Beginning of New Physics, premieres at the Next Stage Festival from January 4 - 15, 2017.