Musical Theatre Lyricist Biographies

*List of musical theatre lyricists is in order of popularity with the StageAgent community.

Lyricists

What is a lyricist?

A lyricist is a person who writes the words for songs.

Lyricist

Adolph Green

Playwright, Lyricist

Lyricist

Jerry Bock

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

David Lindsay-Abaire

Playwright, Lyricist

Lyricist

Jule Styne

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Benjamin Britten

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Warren Casey

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Dorothy Fields

Librettist, Lyricist

Lyricist

Marsha Norman

Playwright, Lyricist

Lyricist

Maury Yeston

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Tom Attea

Playwright, Lyricist, Author

Lyricist

Leslie Bricusse

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Lisa Kron

Librettist, Lyricist