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Saltzman, Mark
Mark Saltzman began his career in N.Y. with Jim Henson, writing for the Muppets. His Sesame Street sketches and songs (including “Caribbean Amphibian”) earned him seven Emmy Awards. But behind Kermit’s back, Mark was writing cabaret ...
Schmidt, Joshua
Josh Schmidt - As Composer/Co-Author – OFF BROADWAY: A Minister’s Wife(Lincoln Center), ADD1NG MACH1N3 (Minetta Lane), Whida Peru (59E59); Gift of the Magi (American Players Theatre, WI) Incidental Scores: When the Rain Stops Falling(Lincoln ...
Schmidt, Joshua
Josh Schmidt is the award-winning composer of ADD1NG MACH1N3 (Lucille Lortel Award - Best Musical; Outer Critic’s Circle Award - Best Score & Best Off-Broadway Musical; Joseph Jefferson Award - Best Musical; as well as 4 Obie Awards, 9 Drama Desk ...
Schwartz, Stephen
Stephen Schwartz was born in New York City on March 6, 1948. He studied piano and composition at the Juilliard School of Music while in high school and graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 1968 with a B.F.A. in Drama. Upon coming back to live in ...
Sebesky, Don
Don Sebesky is one of the most talented and respected composer-arrangers in music today. His sensitivity and versatility have enabled him to produce an enormous body of work, wide in scope, ranging from jazz (Chet Baker, Paul Desmond, Wes Montgomery) to ...
Sherwood, Robert E.
Robert E. Sherwood (1896-1955) was born in New Rochelle, New York and educated at Harvard University. He was an editor (1919-28) for Vanity Fair and Life magazines before establishing himself as a playwright. His plays include WATERLOO BRIDGE (1929), ...
Showalter, Max
Max Showalter, the composer/lyricist of TOUCH OF THE CHILD, was born in Caldwell, Kansas and worked at the Pasadena Playhouse, where he was discovered by Oscar Hammerstein II. He wrote the first musical ever televised, NBC's TIME FOR LOVE, a revue for ...
Silverman, Stanley
Mr. Silverman has won Obie, Drama Desk, Naumberg and Koussevitsky Foundation Awards. He was twice commissioned by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. His music has been performed by Pierre Boulez with the New York Philharmonic. He has composed ...
Snow, Leida
Native New Yorker Leida Snow has collaborated on songs with composers like Ron Dante, Stephen Schwartz, and Ralph Schuckett, and her lyrics have been recorded by such artists as Nancy Wilson, Jane Olivor, Helen Schneider, Patsy Gallant, and the Mark & ...
Snow, Tom
Tom Snow has been making music, recording albums and writing hits for himself and other artists—on record, on radio, in the United States and all over the world—since the early 1980s. He has twice been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Song ...
Sondheim, Stephen
Stephen Sondheim wrote the music and lyrics for SATURDAY NIGHT (1954), A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM (1962), ANYONE CAN WHISTLE (1964), COMPANY (1970), FOLLIES (1971), A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (1973), THE FROGS (1974), PACIFIC OVERTURES ...
Spialek, Hans
Hans Spialek was one of the most prolific orchestrators in the 1930s and 1940s, orchestrating twelve Rodgers & Hart musicals and nine Cole Porter shows, assisting (often uncredited) on many other shows into the 1950s. He composed the symphonic ...
Stein, Joseph
JOSEPH STEIN (Book, 1912 – 2010) won the Tony Award and Drama Critics Circle Award for Fiddler on the Roof.  His other musicals include Zorba (Tony nom., Drama Critics Circle Award); Rags (Tony nom.); The Baker’s Wife (Laurence Olivier Award, ...
Steinbeck, John
John Steinbeck (1902-68) was born on February 27, 1902, in Salinas, California, and educated at Stanford University. As a youth, he worked as a ranch hand and fruit picker. His works include Cup of Gold (1929), The Pastures of Heaven (1932), To a God ...
Steinman, Jim
Though Jim began in the theatre, he is best known as a songwriter/producer whose records have sold more than 96 million copies.  The L.A. Times described him as "the Richard Wagner of rock." At Amherst College he wrote and ...
Sternbach, Gerald
Gerald Sternbach is one of Los Angeles’ foremost musical directors, now starting his sixth season as musical director of Reprise! Broadway’s Best in Concert (Los Angeles' version of New York's Encores! series), which included ON YOUR TOES. He ...
Stilgoe, Richard
After 40 years in show business, composer, songwriter, and entertainer Richard Stilgoe inspires great affection. His own generation remember him on Today, Nationwide and That’s Life, combining humour and melody to add tuneful gaiety to the nation. ...
Stitt, Georgia
GEORGIA STITT makes her living as a composer, lyricist, musical director, conductor, arranger, and pianist. Her debut album, “This Ordinary Thursday” was released in 2007 on PS Classics featuring vocals by Sara Ramirez, Carolee Carmello, ...
Stone, Peter
PETER STONE (1930-2003) was the first writer to win the Tony, the Oscar and the Emmy. With 15 Broadway productions to his credit, he received Tony Awards for his books to 1776, WOMAN OF THE YEAR, THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES and TITANIC (all four also winning ...
Stroman, Susan
Susan Stroman directed and choreographed THE PRODUCERS, winner of a record-making 12 Tony Awards including Best Direction and Best Choreography. Most recently she directed and choreographed The Producers: The Movie Musical, nominated for 4 Golden ...
Strouse, Charles
Charles Strouse is one of America's most successful musical theatre composers.  His first Broadway musical, BYE BYE BIRDIE (1960), written with his long-time collaborator Lee Adams, won him a Tony Award and the London Critics Best Foreign Musical Award. ...
Studney, Dan
As composer, Dan won an Emmy Award for the movie version of Reefer Madness.  For the original stage show, he received multiple Ovation, Garland and L.A. Drama Critics Circle awards as writer, producer and composer.He works primarily in film and ...
Eddie Sugarman
is Managing Director of the 16th Street Theater in Berwyn, Illinois. He has worked in the marketing department of the Tony Award-winning Chicago Shakespeare Theater and was Managing Director of the Jedlicka Performing Arts Center for three season, where ...
Sullivan, Arthur
William Schwenck Gilbert was born in the Strand, London, on November 18, 1836. After earning a B.A. from the University of London he pursued a law career, was called to the Bar in 1863, and also joined the militia as a reserve officer, but by then had ...

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Taylor, Richard
Richard has written the music and lyrics for THE PIRATE PRETENDER, THE WHEELS THAT TURN, ONCE UPON A WAR, THE TONGUE-CUT SPARROW, WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND and FRAMED. Instrumental works for the concert hall include THE JOURNEY TO ASHANTI, ETERNAL ENIGMA and ...