Holly Williams


Holly Williams is a theatre critic, and arts and features writer. Having worked in various capacities at the Independent and Independent on Sunday since 2010, she is now a freelance journalist, and has written for the TLS, the Evening Standard, Time Out, the New Statesman, the Guardian, Fest and Exeunt. She was awarded a Special Commendation in the Allen Wright Award for arts writing at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2015, and shortlisted in 2014. Williams grew up in Wales, studied a BA and MA at York, and cut her journalistic teeth on the Brecon & Radnor Express before moving to London. She has written for WhatsOnStage since 2015, becoming a staff writer in 2016. For more, see hollywrites.com or follow on Twitter: @Holly_bops