DAVID MURIN DESIGN

"David Murin's costumes are as important in creating character as any actorly inflection." - Ben Brantley, New York Times

About David Murin

David has designed close to 300 productions for Broadway, Off Broadway, Regional Theatre, Ballet, Opera and Television.

He designed the 2007/08 production of RINGLING BROTHERS BARNUM & BAILEY CIRCUS.

Broadway credits include the recent revivals of CRIMES OF THE HEART,
STEEL MAGNOLIAS and
THE FOREIGNER.
Other Broadway credits:
NED & JACK,
BLUES IN THE NIGHT,
MIXED EMOTIONS,
DEVOUR THE SNOW,
A CHANGE IN THE HEIR,
A TALENT FOR MURDER and
THE CAINE MUTINY COURT MARTIAL. David supervised Edward Gorey's designs for GOREY STORIES.

Off Broadway:
THE COMMON PURSUIT,
THE MIDDLE AGES,
THE 4TH WALL,
LADYHOUSE BLUES,
THE HOLY TERROR,
MR. & MRS.,
FEATHERTOP,
FORTUNE'S FOOLS,
THE BABY DANCE,
STYNE AFTER STYNE,
THE SNOW ORCHID,
CHINCHILLA,
BIRDS OF PARADISE,
TRANSLATIONS,
JANE AVRIL,
THE CUSTOM OF THE COUNTRY and DOWN THE GARDEN PATHS.
 
Regional Theatre:
SEATTLE REPERTORY,
GEORGE STREET PLAYHOUSE,
PAPERMILL PLAYHOUSE,
LONG WHARF THEATRE,
HARTFORD STAGE,
ACTORS THEATRE OF LOUISVILLE, CLEVELAND PLAYHOUSE,
THE ALLEY THEATRE,
ARIZONA THEATRE COMPANY, PITTSBURGH PUBLIC THEATRE, CINCINNATI PLAYHOUSE,
MISSOURI REPERTORY,
OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL,
HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY,
WESTPORT PLAYHOUSE,
WILLIAMSTOWN THEATRE FESTIVAL,
THE BERKSHIRE THEATRE FESTIVAL, VIRGINIA OPERA and
PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET.
 
Television: The ABC Soap Opera
RYAN'S HOPE for which he received the Emmy Award.

Made for television movies,
SHERLOCK HOLMES for HBO,
DREAM HOUSE and
MAID IN AMERICA for CBS.
 
David has taught a MASTER CLASS IN COSTUME DESIGN for the past 25 years at Mason Gross School of the Arts at RUTGERS UNIVERSITY.

David has been part of the UNITED SCENIC ARTIST EXAM COMMITTEE for 25 years, and a member of the tdf/IRENE SHARAFF VOTING COMMITTEE for 10 years.