Lecturer Josh Miller has served on the directing staffs of the Glimmerglass Festival, Wolf Trap Opera, Fort Worth Opera, Opera San Antonio, ZACH Scott Theatre, and Austin Shakespeare. His most recent directing credits include Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi (Portland State Opera), Le nozze di Figaro (Virginia Tech & University of Texas at Austin), a double-bill of The Italian Lesson & Trouble in Tahiti (Alamo City Opera), Sweeney Todd (UT Austin), and The Rape of Lucretia (Spotlight on Opera). His production of Three Decembers was a winner of Opera America’s Robert L.B. Tobin Director-Designer Showcase. He and his design team presented their production concept to artistic directors and industry professionals during a special session of the National Opera Conference in Washington, DC. Dr. Miller received his DMA in Opera Directing from UT Austin, a master’s in Conducting from Ohio State University and a BA in Music Education from Marshall University.