Mark Nelson has appeared on stage in New York in My Name Is Asher Lev, The Invention of Love (Lincoln Center), After the Fall, Three Sisters (Roundabout Theater), A Few Good Men, Rumors, Biloxi Blues, As Bees in Honey Drown, Amadeus, and Steve Martin's Picasso at the Lapin Agile. He toured the world for a year with Sam Mendes' classical rep company, The Bridge Project. He has played Chekhov's Uncle Vanya (in Bartlett Sher's production at the Intiman Theatre); Shylock in The Merchant of Venice (The Shakespeare Theater, D.C.); Matt in Talley's Folly (Berkshire Theatre Festival); and two solo pieces: I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright (Cleveland Playhouse) and Underneath the Lintel by Glen Berger (Long Wharf Theater). His TV work includes "Unforgettable," “Law & Order," and “Spin City." He has directed plays at Manhattan Theatre Club, McCarter Theatre, George Street Playhouse, and Chautauqua Theatre Company, and is a frequent guest director at the Juilliard School. Awards: Obie, Drama League, Lortel, Connecticut Critics' Circle, San Francisco Critics, Florida Carbonell, Drama Desk nomination, Emery Battis Award for Classical Acting, and the 2013 Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship. He studied acting with Uta Hagen at HB Studio, where he also teaches. Mark is a graduate of Princeton.