Trevor Nunn is an English theatre director and Artistic Director for the Theatre Royal, Haymarket (previously of the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal National Theatre). Knighted in 2002, he is one of the few to directors to helm each and every one of the works of William Shakespeare. He was also the original director of Cats (1981) and Les Misérables (1985, English version).
Nunn has won dozens of awards, including Tonys for his work on Cats, Les Misérables, and Nicholas Nickleby and the Olivier Awards for productions of Summerfolk, The Merchant of Venice, Troilus and Cressida, and Nicholas Nickleby. In 2008 The Telegraph named him among the most influential people in British culture. In 2012, he was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame. He has also directed works for film and television.
He is currently a Visiting Professor of Drama at the New College of the Humanities in London.