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Dr. Miranda Johnson-Haddad, She/Her


Resident Dramaturg since 2022

Previous Seasons: Dramaturg, Argonautika, Othello, Metamorphoses, All’s Well That Ends Well; Consultant, Teacher, Speaker, and Writer (Program Materials and Study Guides) since 2009.

ELSEWHERE: Consultant and Teacher for The Shakespeare Theatre, Washington, DC; Scholar in Residence, The Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC; Performance Editor, Shakespeare Quarterly (1996-2003).  Dr. Johnson-Haddad has taught Shakespeare and Renaissance literature at Howard University, UCLA, Vassar College, and Yale University.  She is the author of several articles on Shakespeare in performance, and she has reviewed numerous productions for Shakespeare Quarterly and Shakespeare Bulletin.

EDUCATION: Princeton University, BA, 1980; Yale University, PhD, 1987.  Dr. Johnson-Haddad is grateful for the opportunity to support ANW’s mission of bringing quality live theater to diverse audiences.