Desdemona Chiang

Desdemona Chiang is a stage director based in Seattle and the San Francisco Bay Area. Co-Founder of Azeotrope (Seattle).

Her directing credits include Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Long Wharf Theatre, Playmakers Repertory Company, California Shakespeare Theater, Aurora Theatre Company, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Shotgun Players, Crowded Fire Theatre Company, Azeotrope, Impact Theatre, FringeNYC, Playwrights Foundation, Golden Thread Productions, Washington Ensemble Theatre, One Minute Play Festival, Ohio Northern University, University of Washington, and Cornish College of the Arts, among others.

Awards/Affiliations: Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Theatre, SDC Sir John Gielgud Directing Fellowship, Drama League Directing Fellowship, TCG Young Leader of Color, Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab and Directors Lab West. Cal Shakes / Intersection for the Arts Triangle Lab Artist-Investigator. Gregory Award Recipient for Outstanding Direction.

Adjunct Faculty, Cornish College of the Arts.

BA: University of California at Berkeley
MFA Directing: University of Washington School of Drama