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Barry Harman

 

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1988]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Director

Writing

Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist


Barry Harman Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Lyrics
Barry Harman, Romance/Romance
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Book of a Musical
Barry Harman, Romance/Romance
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Barry Harman, Romance/Romance
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1987 - Best Off Broadway Lyrics Gold Star
Barry Harman, Olympus on My Mind

Barry Harman News

Broadway Composer and Conductor Keith Herrmann Dies at 69 Photo Broadway Composer and Conductor Keith Herrmann Dies at 69
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Broadway composer and conductor Keith Herrmann passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at the age of 69.  He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Georgia, and son A.J.

CARMELINA Wraps Up York Theatre Company's SHOW (AND TELL!) Live Panel Series Tomorrow Photo CARMELINA Wraps Up York Theatre Company's SHOW (AND TELL!) Live Panel Series Tomorrow
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 3, 2020

The York Theatre Company has announced the schedule of upcoming online activities of live chats and panel discussions with past production and creative team members, and a special York Members Night via The York's Facebook page.

York Theatre Company's SHOW (AND TELL!) Live Panel Series Continues With ENTER LAUGHI Photo York Theatre Company's SHOW (AND TELL!) Live Panel Series Continues With ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2020

The York Theatre Company has announced the schedule of upcoming online activities of live chats and panel discussions with past production and creative team members, and a special York Members Night via The York's Facebook page.

BWW Feature: A mash note to OLYMPUS ON MY MIND 2002 at Barksdale Theatre Photo BWW Feature: A mash note to OLYMPUS ON MY MIND 2002 at Barksdale Theatre
by Susan Haubenstock - May 4, 2020

Haubenstock's COVID-19 pastime is reminiscing about her favorite shows of the past 18 years, more or less

Taylor Iman Jones, Jeremy Kushnier and More Join SHE WILL ROCK YOU at Feinstein's/54  Photo Taylor Iman Jones, Jeremy Kushnier and More Join SHE WILL ROCK YOU at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below will shine bright this Wednesday, February 5th at 9:30pm, with a star-studded cast set to perform new works by female composers and lyricists in support of Maestra Music.

George Abud, Caitlin Cohn, and More Will Lead York Theatre Company's LOLITA, MY LOVE Photo George Abud, Caitlin Cohn, and More Will Lead York Theatre Company's LOLITA, MY LOVE
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2019

The York Theatre Company continues the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, whose hundredth birthday was August 31, 2018. The series honors one of the creators behind such classics as Brigadoon, Camelot, Love Life, and My Fair Lady.

Theatre Company In Greater Philadelphia Focuses On Obscure Musicals Photo Theatre Company In Greater Philadelphia Focuses On Obscure Musicals
by Julie Musbach - Feb 13, 2019

The De Novo Theatre Company will be presenting its inaugural production, Olympus on My Mind, at the Lyceum Hall Center for the Arts in Burlington, NJ, on March 15, 16 and 17.  The show, directed by John D. DiFerdinando, an actor/director from Cheltenham, PA, will feature talent local to greater Philadelphia. 

BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA Photo BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA
by Michael Dale - Feb 1, 2019

With a proliferation of pimps, drug dealers and muggers saturating Times Square, business on Broadway was struggling during much of the 1970s, with theatres frequently left empty for long stretches and shows that didn't receive enthusiastic praise from the critics usually shutting down quickly.

The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING Photo The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, will present a return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical, Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein, music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner, produced in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Alene Daniels. Enter Laughing: The Musical returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue).

Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 28, 2019

Opening the 2019 winter series is Carmelina, with music by Burton Lane, lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, additional lyrics by Barry Harman, and book by Joseph Stein and Alan Jay Lerner. Performances began Saturday afternoon, January 26, 2019 and continue for 11 performances only through February 3, 2019. The show officially opened last night and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below!


Barry Harman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Barry Harman written?
Barry Harman has written 4 shows including Telecast (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Carmelina (Lyricist), Olympus on My Mind (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Romance / Romance (Bookwriter/Lyricist).

What awards has Barry Harman been nominated for?
Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Romance/Romance , Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Romance/Romance Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Romance/Romance and Best Off Broadway Lyrics (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Olympus on My Mind .

What awards has Barry Harman won?
Best Off Broadway Lyrics (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Olympus on My Mind.