Maryann TowneActor

A company member at the Utah Shakespeare Festival in 2014, Miss Towne counts Berte in Boeing Boeing as her favorite role to date. Also at the Utah Shakespeare festival Miss Towne has played Essie in You Cant Take it with You, and Maria in Twelfth Night among others. She originated the role of Mrs. Dashwood in a new adaptation of Sense and Sensibilty.
At the Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, she has played Lady Macbeth, Gertrude in Hamlet, and Titania, in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. She played Prossy in Shaw’s Candida at the Denver Center Theater Company. She has appeared in the Red Bull Theater’s staged reading series here in New York.
Her work in independent film has screened at Toronto Film Festival, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, USA Fest, Rhode Island Film Festival and Kansas City Film Festival. Ms. Towne received her M.F.A. from the National Theater Conservatory. She makes her home in New York City.