is thrilled to make his Steppenwolf Theatre Company debut. Chicago credits include The Seafarer, In Pigeon House andThat Was Then (Seanachai Theatre Company) where he is a proud company member. He directed the world premiere of Shakespeare’s King Phycus (The Strange Tree Group). Ira received his BA in dramatic writing and acting from Boise State University and his MFA from Indiana University. He has received two Joseph Jefferson nominations (Actor in a Supporting Role and Set Design). Film credits include Assassins, The Dame with No Name and Hitmen.