Lydia Gifford received her Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre, minor in Music Composition, and minor in Dance from The Catholic University of America in 2021. Recent actor credits include Rocky (Adrian; Toby's Dinner Theatre), Ghost
(ensemble/Molly u/s; Toby's), The Spongebob Musical (Swing; Toby's), Natural (Erica; 4208 Group).
Educational credits include: Urinetown (Josephine "Ma" Strong, dance captain), 9 to 5 (featured dance ensemble), The Threepenny Opera (Jenny U/S, On-stage Percussionist), West Side Story (Anita U/S, Minnie; MC Summer Dinner Theatre), and Kiss Me, Kate (swing).
Recent music director credits include A Little Night Music (Assistant MD; CUA), The Fourth Estate: A New Musical (Assistant MD; CUA), The Addams Family (Music director; Centerstage Theatre Company).
Director credits include Where The City Sings (Centerstage Theatre Company) and Proof (AD; Centerstage Theatre Company).