TRACY LIZ MILLER she/her/hers Director/Producer/
Co-Founding Producing Artistic Director of the Pawling Theatre Exchange
Director of Education of Saratoga Shakespeare Company
Previously Co-Founding Producing Artistic Director of The Bridge Initiative: Women in Theatre, previously Associate Producer Vermont Shakespeare Company.
Higher Education Current: Part-time theatre faculty at SUNY Albany and Western Connecticut State University. Former academic position: Director of Theatre Arts at Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Chandler, Arizona.
Freelance Directing: The Moors by Jen Silverman at Bridge Street Theatre, Gidion's Knot Stray Cat Theatre/Tempe Center for the Arts, Much Ado About Nothing Southwest Shakespeare Company, How the World Began by Catherine Trieschmann (WAM Theatre) The 12 Dates of Christmas by Ginna Hoben (Class 6 Theatre), Titus Andronicus (Improbable Fiction Theatre Co., NYC).
Selected acting credits: Sarah Weddinton in ROE by Lisa Loomer (WAM Theatre), Molly Castle in Polar Bears, Black Boys, and Prairie-Fringed Orchids by Vincent Terrel Durham and directed by Tiffany Nichole Green (co-pro Capital Rep and Barrington Stage virtual),Alonsa in The Tempest (Saratoga Shakespeare), ASU Gammage Artist in Residence Aaron Landsman originally devised play Rate Your Face (Space 55, Phoenix), Titania/Hippolyta in Midsummer Night’s Dream (Southwest Shakespeare Company), Dora in The Swan by Elizabeth Egloff (Chester Theatre Company), Molly, Dusk Rings a Bell by Stephen Belber (Shaker Bridge Theatre), Julius Caesar, Julius Caesar (Tennessee Shakespeare Co.), Tekla, The Creditors (Miscreant Theatre Co, NYC), Hanna Jelkes, The Night of the Iguana (Penobscot Theatre), Sophia Hawthorne, The Kracken (Push Productions, NYC).
Academic Directing: Men on Boats Arizona State University, Good Night Desdemona, Good Morning Juliet Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC), Fiddler On the Roof CGCC, Eurydice CGCC, A Christmas Carol CGCC, Mother Hicks CGCC.
Recipient Innovative Teaching Award KCACTF/ATHE
Professional Development Grant from the Arizona Commission on the Arts along with an Emerging Director Scholarship from the Celebration Barn in Maine to attend their 11 day Devising Intensive.
Producer: Several workshops of new works through Pawling Theatre Exchange and The Bridge Initiative. MFA Acting Alabama Shakespeare Festival/University of Alabama. BFA Music Theatre Performance, Western Michigan University. Addtional Training: Theatrical Intimacy Education, ESPA, Celebration Barn, Theatre Movement Studio, Member AEA/SAG/AFTRA/Associate Member SDC, ATHE New Play Development Workshop, Statera Arts Conference Committee. Partner to theatre-maker and educator Kent Burnham. They live with their daughter Vivian in the Hudson Valley.