Murray Horwitz

Murray Horwitz is an American playwright, lyricist, NPR broadcaster, and arts administrator. He is best known for his Broadway works which include his Tony Award-winning musical Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Plymouth/Belasco Theatres) and André DeShields' Haarlem Nocturne (Latin Quarter) and Off-Broadway, for Half a World Away (Jewish Repertory).

Horwitz appeared in the one-man show, An Evening of Sholom Aleichem, which he continues to perform at The Kennedy Center, The Manhattan Theatre Club, and The New York Shakespeare Festival/Public Theater.