Director—A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Off-Broadway: co-book and lyric writer for the musical The Snow Queen at the New York Musical Theatre Festival

Other Theatres: directed for TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, San Jose Repertory Theatre, Arizona Theatre Company, The Old Globe, La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego Repertory Theatre, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Marin Theatre Company, North Coast Repertory Theatre, and Sledgehammer Theatre (artistic director for six seasons)

Other Credits: playwriting credits include Berzerkergäng, The Frankenstein Project, The Thinning Veil (telematic piece), The Mechanic’s Daughter, and The Waves; co-adapter of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House (world premiere at the Old Globe Theatre)

Awards: San Diego Critic's Circle Awards for Creative Achievement and Directing (Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow); Backstage West Garland for directing (Sweet Charity), numerous KPBS awards for directing and producing

Professional Affiliations: Stage Directors and Choreographers Society

Website: www.kirstenbrandt.com