Twayna Mayne’s distinctive style paired with her deliciously honest material has taken her to the finals of numerous competitions including the prestigious Leicester Square Theatre New Act of the Year & Up the Creek’s One to Watch.
Twayna’s highly anticipated live show Black Girl achieved excellent critical acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017. Her extraordinary back story paired with her unique pop culture execution singled her out as a newcomer to watch.
Her follow up BBC Radio 4 series and BBC Sounds roundtable discussion format Twayna Mayne: Black Woman received a full standing ovation on record, with widespread critical acclaim and went on to be nominated for Best Comedy Production at the BBC Radio & Music Awards 2020.
Twayna Mayne: Black Woman has been commissioned for a second series, due to be released in 2021.
BBC RADIO & MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEE 2020
“Mayne is hilarious, but also insightful, moving, sharp and on point”
“This is a cool, polished performance from a woman of our time. I look forward to seeing Twayna on Live at the Apollo and taking on the panel show ‘boys club’ very soon.”
“Honest and bold, Mayne looks set for big things”
ED FEST MAG
“If her career progresses as I expect it could, then maybe she will become a role model for future generations”
ONE 4 REVIEW