Biography

Ed Hollingsworth

Ed has been a veteran performer in San Diego theatre since 1980. He received his BA in Drama from U.C. Irvine and his MFA in Musical Theatre/Acting from USIU. When Ed graduated from U.C.I. he toured with the Serendipity Singers, the opening act for the 1973 Presidential Inauguration. Since then, Mr. Hollingsworth was the theatre instructor at Grossmont High for 21 years, directing over 70 plays and musicals. He now teaches mathematics which gives him more time for outside performing and directing. rnrnOn the stage, he has appeared with Starlight, Lyric Opera San Diego, Moonlight, San Diego Reparatory Theater, North Coast Reparatory, 6th@Penn Theatre, La Jolla Stage Company, Theatre in Old Town, Teatro Mascara Magica/Old Globe, and San Diego Opera. Nationally, he has performed in every state except Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and Alaska. rnrnEd is married to playwright Marian Blair Hollingsworth. As of 2006, all four of their children, Trevor, Blair, Devon, and Morgan have performed with San Diego Junior Theatre.rn