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

Don Black

Librettist, Lyricist

Lyricist

Ralph Blane

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Marc Blitzstein

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Caryl Brahms

Lyricist

Lyricist

Irving Caesar

Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Elaine Campbell

Lyricist

Lyricist

Desmond Carter

Lyricist

Lyricist

Robert Cary

Lyricist

Lyricist

Martin Charnin

Lyricist

Lyricist

Jess Chayes

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

Lyricist

Mary Cohan

Lyricist

Lyricist

Christopher Curtis

Playwright, Composer, Lyricist