An oasis for those who love classic stories. Los Angeles Times

Dr. Miranda Johnson-Haddad, She/Her


Resident Dramaturg.

Dramaturg, Sweeney Todd, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Bluest Eye, The Book of Will, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Much Ado About Nothing, Radio Golf, Animal Farm, Metamorphoses, All’s Well That Ends Well, Argonautika, Othello; Educator and Consultant since 2010.

ELSEWHERE: Dramaturg, Inherit the Wind, Pasadena Playhouse State Theater; Dramaturg, Measure Still for Measure, Boston Court Theater; Consultant, The Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.  Dr. Johnson-Haddad has taught Shakespeare, Drama, and Literature at Howard University, UCLA, Vassar College, and Yale University. She is a frequent speaker at Los Angeles Opera, the Shakespeare Club of Pomona Valley, and elsewhere.

EDUCATION: Ph.D. Renaissance Studies, Yale University; B.A. Comparative Literature, Princeton University.