He directed William Shakespeare
's play, "Othello", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier
, Frank Finlay
, Maggie Smith
, Robert Lang
, John Stride
, Michael Turner
, Graham Crowden
, Anthony Hopkins
(played "Messenger"), Edward Hardwicke
, Edward Petherbridge
Did You Know?
Won Broadway's Tony Award twice: in 1975 as Best Director (Dramatic) for Peter Shaffer
's "Equus", and in 1988 as Best Director (Play) for David Henry Hwang
's "M. Butterfly". He was also Tony-nominated in 1967 as Best Director (Dramatic) for Peter Shaffer
's "Black Comedy".