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

P.G. Wodehouse

Author, Librettist, Lyricist

Lyricist

Maury Yeston

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Tom Attea

Playwright, Lyricist, Author

Lyricist

Leslie Bricusse

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Lisa Kron

Librettist, Lyricist

Lyricist

Anaïs Mitchell

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Trevor Nunn

Lyricist

Lyricist

Marion Adler

Lyricist

Lyricist

Hal David

Lyricist

Lyricist

Arthur Freed

Lyricist

Lyricist

Clark Gesner

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

E.Y. "Yip" Harburg

Librettist, Lyricist