WINNER! LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Tony Award, Drama Desk Award
SHELDON HARNICK Lyrics
Mr. Harnick’s career began in the 1950s with songs in revues both on and off Broadway (e.g. “The Boston Beguine,” “The Merry Little Minuet”). With Jerry Bock he created a number of memorable musicals including Fiorello (Tony Award, Pulitzer Prize), She Loves Me (Grammy) and Fiddler on the Roof(Tony). Other collaborations: Rex (Richard Rodgers), A Christmas Carol(Michel Legrand), A Wonderful Life (Joe Raposo), The Phantom Tollbooth(Arnold Black / Norton Juster) and The Audition (Marvin Hamlisch). He has written two musicals himself: Dragons and A Doctor in Spite of Himself. Mr. Harnick is a member of the Dramatists Guild and the Songwriters Guild.