Holly Twyford

Holly is thrilled to be at the Wilma Theater and excited to be telling Sasha’s story. Previous Woolly productions are The Cockburn Rituals, Goodnight Desdemona, Good Morning, Juliet, Stop Kiss, Andromeda Shack, Recent Tragic Events and We Are Proud to Present: A Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South-West Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915. She has performed in close to eighty productions in theaters in and around Washington including Arena Stage, Shakespeare Theater, Studio Theatre and Signature Theatre. Ms. Twyford has been nominated for multiple Helen Hayes awards and is a five-time recipient. She was honored with Shakespeare Theatre Company’s Emery Battis Award for Acting Excellence for her portrayal of Anna in Harold Pinter’s Old Times. Ms. Twyford is proud to be a Lunt-Fontanne Fellow, a member of the Studio Theatre’s Cabinet, and a Ford’s Theatre Associate Artist. Her credits include commercials, voiceovers, educational and training films, TV and several independent films. Ms. Twyford is a proud resident of Washington, D.C.