Brian Murray (director) made his stage debut in 1950 as Taplow in The Browning Version in his native South Africa and continued on the South African stage until 1957. He then joined the Royal Shakespeare Company where his credits included Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, Horatio in Hamlet, Cassio in Othello, Edgar in King Lear and Lysander in A Midsummer Night's Dream. He is a three-time Tony nominee for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, The Little Foxes and The Crucible, as well as a recipient of multiple Obie (Ashes and The Play About the Baby) and Drama Desk (Noises Off, Travels with My Aunt and The Little Foxes) Awards. Most recently, he starred in the Irish Rep revival of Gaslight and in Colder Than Here at MCC. He was last seen on Broadway in the Lincoln Center Theater production of The Rivals. Also a distinguished director, his Broadway directing credits include Hay Fever, Arsenic and Old Lace, Blithe Spirit and The Circle.