Jennifer Hoyt Tidwell


Title: The Trick is Not to Mind It

Description: A live performance installation.

Bio: Jennifer Hoyt Tidwell is a theatre and performance artist.  Most recently she was commissioned to write and direct a theatre piece for Victory Hall Opera called Drugsong which premiered at UVA in the summer. She was the 2016 Public Artist at the Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative during which she adapted and produced her play NO WAKE

as an outdoor site-specific multimedia performance, and created a number of ancillary projects in the community with children.  She is a member and co-founder of Charlottesville, VA-based devised theater collective PEP (Performers Exchange Project). Jennifer studied theatre at Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) and the

Neighborhood Playhouse (NYC) and received her degree in English Literature from the University of Virginia and her MFA in Playwriting from Hollins University. Website: