TONY BROWN (Adapter/Director) is honored to be a part of this annual Aurora holiday tradition. A member of Aurora’s Summer Concert Series (The Music Man, Guys and Dolls, Annie Get Your Gun, and The Wizard of Oz), he has appeared on Aurora's mainstage as Merlin in Camelot, as well as the Interlocutor in The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Colonel Mustard in Clue: The Musical. He directed the Suzi nominated Over the River and Through the Woods. Tony is a senior company member in his 27th consecutive season with the Atlanta Shakespeare Company. Directing: A Christmas Carol (in its 14th year), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Taming of the Shrew, A Man for All Seasons, Our Town, Cymbeline, The Comedy of Errors, The Tempest and King Lear. Acting credits exceed 3,200 performances, and having completed Shakespeare’s canon. Favorite roles: King John of France in Edward III, Lord Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, Bellomy in The Fantasticks, Senex in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, and every role Shakespeare wrote for Sir John Falstaff (Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2 and The Merry Wives of Windsor). He’s also acted for Georgia Ensemble Theatre and acted and directed for Art Within. Thanks to the good people of Gwinnett for placing this theatre at the heart of its social and cultural life, and Tony Rodriguez for this glorious 12 year partnership. Love to Sharon, Bradshaw and Nola. Non nobis, non nobis, Domine, sed nomini tuo da Gloriam!