Margaret Norwood is a director, actor, and freelance video editor located in Denver, CO.
After directing several short films, Margaret recently began her theatrical directing career with a reading of Dakota C. Hill’s The Spare Room at Vintage Theatre Productions and is currently in rehearsals for Lady of Ludlow with Theatrix USA.
As an actor in Washington DC and New York City, she played Puck & Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Wallis Simpson in The Duchess, AKA Wallis Simpson, Stephano, & Gonzalo in The Tempest, Alice in Orchidelirium, Christmas Past in A Christmas Carol, and Mother in God’s Comic at LaMama.
In the Denver area, she played the title role in Victor/Victoria at Theatre Company of Lafayette, Mrs. Gloop in Willy Wonka, and Adele in The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow at Vintage Theatre Productions where she is currently on the Board of Directors.
In 2004, Margaret wrote, produced, and starred in the feature film independence directed by Terry Gsell and shot in Hastings and Cozad, NE.
She taught post-production, editing, and acting at Colorado Film School, and she recently co-authored Sanity in Actingwith colleague Galina Boulgakova.
Margaret holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance and a BA in English Literature from Hastings College, and an MFA in acting from Western Illinois University.