Bernstein 100 Austin
with the Austin Symphony Orchestra,
Conspirare and Ballet Austin
Spotlight on Opera
"Broadway VS Opera" - a cabaret
Alamo City Opera
"Suenos de Bejar"
Opera San Antonio
Josh Miller has served on the directing staff of The Fort Worth Opera Festival (The Barber of Seville & Voir Dire), The Glimmerglass Festival (Carousel), Wolf Trap Opera Company & The National Symphony Orchestra (La traviata), Opera San Antonio (Carmen), ZACH Theatre (Les Misérables), Austin Lyric Opera (Le nozze di Figaro & Turandot), and Austin Shakespeare (Sunday in the Park with George).
Miller's most recent directing credits include Turn of the Screw (Texas State Opera), Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi (Portland State Opera), Carmen (Spotlight on Opera), Le nozze di Figaro (Virginia Tech University & The University of Texas at Austin), a double-bill of The Italian Lesson & Trouble in Tahiti (Opera Piccola of San Antonio), Sweeney Todd (Butler Opera Center), The Rape of Lucretia & Little Women (Spotlight on Opera).
An avid promoter of new music, Miller produced the fully-staged world premiere of Rose Made Man by Franklin Piland and Tegan McLeod as a part of the Cohen New Works Festival. He also directed the theatrical premiere of Daren Hagen's Cradle Song. Miller's production of Jake Heggie's Three Decembers was chosen as 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 Opera America’s annual National Opera Conference in Washington, DC.
See the Three Decembers design here.
Watch our presentation at the 2015 Opera America Conference here.
Read the press release here.
"the zany family’s antics zigzag over the stage and they’re FUNNY"
Read the full Oregon Arts Watch Review of Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi here.
"all of the singers delved into their characters with gusto"
Read the full Northwest Reverb Review of Suor Angelica & Gianni Schicchi here.
"an iconic work that has been given a smart and snappy staging"
Read the full Broadway World Review of Jesus Christ Superstar here.