Wyckham Avery lives in Washington, DC where she creates theatre as part of dog & pony dc. Their show, Beertown was a 2011 Helen Hayes Award Nominee for Outstanding New Play or Musical. She teaches devised theatre, clowning, playwriting, and much more in the DC area and across the country. She made her debut at Andy’s in 1985 as Black Pearl in Dick Tracy and made her return in 2014 as the Curator of the John C. Russel Playwriting Lab. Wyckham received her MFA in acting from the Catholic University of America and trained at the Dell' Arte International School of Physical Theatre.