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Murray Horwitz Biography (1949-)
Born September 28, 1949, in Dayton, OH; son of Alan S. (a physician) and Charlotte (Vangrov) Horwitz; married Lisa Miller (a singer), September 7, 1974; children: Alexander, Ann. Addresses: HOME--New York, NY. AGENT--c/o Mitch Douglas and Dick Welch, International Creative Management, 40 W. 57th Street, New York, NY 10019.
- Birth Details
- September 28, 1949
- Dayton, Ohio, United States
- STAGE DEBUT--Clown, Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus, 1970-72.
- NEW YORK DEBUT--An Evening with Sholom Aleichem, Manhattan Theatre Club,1975-76.
- LONDON DEBUT--Co-author, associate director, Ain't Misbehavin', Her Majesty's Theatre, 1979.
Credits; PRINCIPAL THEATRE APPEARANCES
- An Evening of Sholom Aleichem, Grendel's Lair, Philadelphia, PA, 1975-76.
- The Body Politic, Chicago, IL, 1979.
- An Evening of Yiddish Poetry, New York Shakespeare Festival, 1980;The Ballroom, NY, 1983.
Credits; PRINCIPAL THEATRE WORK
- Comedy consultant, Puntila, Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1977.
- co-author, associate director, lyricist, Ain't Misbehavin, Longacre Theatre, NY, Plymouth Theatre, NY, Morosco Theatre, NY, London, and Paris, 1978--.
- director, Jus' Like Livin', Chelsea's West Side Theatre, NY, 1979.
- actor, writer, and director, Hard Sell, New York Shakespeare Festival, 1980.
- writer and director, Carnegie at Midnight (nintieth anniversary celebration), Carnegie Hall, NY, 1981.
- actor and director, A Comedy Cabaret with Jonathan Winters, Kenyon Festival, OH, 1981.
- writer and director, While Shubert Slept, reopening of the Shubert Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1984.
- writer and director, This Is Opening Night, reopening of the State Theatre, Cleveland, OH, 1984.
- co-author and co-director, Haarlem Nocturne, La Mama Experimental TheatreClub, NY, then Latin Quarter Theatre, NY, 1984.
- Also, director, Ain't Misbehavin, Stagewest, Alaska Repertory Theatre, and Kansas City Starlight Theatre.
Credits; PRINCIPAL CONCERT WORK
- Producer, writer, and director, A Tribute to Stan Kenton, Kool Jazz Festival, Avery Fisher Hall, NY, 1982.
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- Yogurt man, Night of the Juggler, Columbia, 1980.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK; DIRECTOR
- Guiding Light, CBS, 1985.
- As the World Turns, CBS, 1985.
- Search for Tomorrow, NBC, 1985-86.
- The Making of a Song, Arts and Entertainment Network, 1981.
- America, Where It All Happens, Arts and Entertainment, 1981.
- Jazz Comes Home to Newport, PBS, 1984.
- (In addition to above) Talking Morosco Blues (cabaret), Upstairs at O'Neals, NY, 1982-83.
- (With others) Soldier Boy, Universal, 1982.
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