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Holly Twyford


Actor/director Holly Twyford has performed in over eighty productions in many of the acclaimed theaters in and around Washington Area, including Arena Stage, Signature Theatre, Shakespeare Theatre, Studio Theatre and Woolly Mammoth Theatre to name a few. She recently appeared in the Woolly Mammoth/Wilma Theatre co-production of My Mama and the Full -Scale Invasion by Sasha Denisova. Ms. Twyford has been nominated for multiple Helen Hayes awards and is a four-time recipient for Outstanding Actress. 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 proud to be a resident of Washington, D.C.