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Robert Lopez

Birth Place: United States

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Broadway: co-creator/writer of The Book of Mormon (nine Tony Awards including Best Book, Best Original Score and Best Musical), co-creator/songwriter of Avenue Q (three Tony Awards including Best Original Score and Best Musical). Regional: Frozen (Denver Center), Up Here (La Jolla Playhouse), 1001 Nights (Atlantic Theater). Film: Pixar's Coco (Oscar Best Original Song win for "Remember Me"), Frozen (Oscar Best Original Song win for "Let It Go"). TV: songs for The 87th Academy Awards, "The Simpsons," "South Park," "Scrubs," "The Wonder Pets." Upcoming projects include Disney's Frozen 2. One of 12 artists to win Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Awards (EGOT). Yale University grad, BMI Workshop, Dramatists Guild council. A NYC native, he lives in Brooklyn with Kristen and their two daughters.

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Robert Lopez Productions

 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2015]
Vocal Arrangements
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Animation Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Orchestrator
 
[West End, 2006] [Replacement]
Music/Lyrics[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Animation Designer

Writing

Lyricist
Composer
Bookwriter
Book, Music, and Lyrics
Composer/Lyricist
Source Material
Composer
Lyricist

Robert Lopez Movies

Winnie the Pooh
[ 2011 ] music producer
Frozen
[ 2013 ] original songs by, song producer
Coco
[ 2017 ] original songs by
Frozen II
[ 2019 ] original songs by
Spies in Disguise
[ 2019 ] songs

Robert Lopez Awards and Nominations

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding New Score

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Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre

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BroadwayWorld Awards - 2011 - Best Book of a Musical

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon


winner
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2011 - Best Original Score

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon

Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Book of a Musical

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Lyrics

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Music

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon


winner
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre

Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon

Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best New Musical

Robert Lopez, Avenue Q


winner
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre

Robert Lopez, Avenue Q


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Lyrics

Robert Lopez, Avenue Q


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Music

Robert Lopez, Jeff Marx - Avenue Q


winner
- 2000 - Most promising musical theatre lyricist

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Jeanine Tesori and Bess Wohl Join Dramatists Guild Council

Jeanine Tesori and Bess Wohl have joined The Dramatists Guild Council, the leadership team of the Guild.
North Shore Music Theatre to Present Disney's FROZEN in July

North Shore Music Theatre will present Disney's FROZEN in July. Learn more about the show and see how to purchase tickets.
Review: FROZEN at Bass Concert Hall

Delve into themes of sisterhood, empowerment, and self-acceptance with the heartwarming production of Disney’s Frozen. It's not like any other adaptation; it's an experience that magnifies the magic of the original film. Escape the summer heat and step into a winter wonderland right here in Austin, TX! #FrozenTheMusical #BroadwayWorld
Video: West End FROZEN Cast Performs Punk Rock 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?'

Watch the West End cast of Frozen perform a punk rock cover of 'Do You Want to Build a Snowman?' in the video here!
Video: Watch 'Let It Go' from the Dutch Production of Disney's FROZEN

Get a first look at Vajèn van den Bosch performing 'Let It Go' from the Netherlands production of Disney's Frozen.
Broadway Buying Guide: June 3, 2024- Ben Platt is Back

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, June 3, 2024.
DOG MAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to Popejoy Hall in December

Popejoy Hall will present TheaterWorksUSA’s Dog Man: The Musical based on the popular book series by Dav Pilkey. Learn more about the show and see how to purchase tickets.
Interview: Jack Brewer of DISNEY'S FROZEN National Tour

Disney's Frozen is coming to Austin! Ahead of its arrival, we met with Jack Brewer, the charming actor behind shopkeeper Oaken (among other roles), for a candid conversation of what it means to be part of such an iconic show!
Melissa Kelley's HOW DO WE GET THERE FROM HERE? Comes to The Avalon Theatre

Melissa Kelley explores who we are, who we want to be, and how we get there from here through an evening of song and story as a part of the Sounds of the Avalon Series at the Avalon Theatre.
FROZEN's Samantha Barks to Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Next Week

The Daily Star printed yesterday that Samantha Barks, who is currently playing Elsa in the West End production of Frozen, will perform 'Let It Go' on Britain's Got Talent during the semi-finals next week.
Video: First Look At Dutch Production of Disney's FROZEN

Get a first look at the company of Disney's Frozen in the Netherlands perform 'For The First Time In Forever' in this all-new video.
Broadway Buying Guide: May 20, 2024- Broadway Classics Top the Week

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, May 20, 2024.
Applications Now Open for BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop

 BMI is currently accepting applications to the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop for librettists and first-year composers and lyricists. Learn how to apply.
THE MAGIC BOX Will Premiere in South Africa in October

Disney's The Magic Box, a theatrical experience developed in association with Disney Theatrical Group, presented by Fever, together with Proactiv Entertainment and RGB, and produced by leading local promoter Showtime Management, announced the world premiere of its English-language production.
Patti LuPone and Cast of Marvel's AGATHA Series Reveal Official Title

Katherine Hahn, Patti LuPone, and Joe Locke took the stage Tuesday at Disney's Upfront Presentation to officially reveal the title for the upcoming Marvel series, centering on Hahn's Agatha Harkness. At the presentation, it was confirmed that the title is 'Agatha All Along,' like the song of the same name written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez. The series will premiere September 18 on Disney+.
RIDE THE CYCLONE & More Set for First Stage 2024/25 Season

First Stage has unveiled its  2024/25 season – a vibrant lineup of eight captivating productions featuring the power of unlikely heroes. Learn more about the season and see how to purchase tickets.
BWW TV: AVENUE Q Estrena su Tráiler

Desde el pasado viernes 3 de mayo puede verse en el Gran Teatro CaixaBank Príncipe Pio  la nueva producción de  AVENUE Q, el musical ganador de 3 Premios Tony incluyendo Mejor Musical que estrena ahora su primer tráiler.
PHOTOS: No te pierdas las fotos de escena de AVENUE Q

Esta nueva producción está dirigida por Gabriel Olivares y José Félix Romero.
Greasepaint Theatre to Present Disney and Pixar's FINDING NEMO JR.

Greasepaint Theatre will present Disney and Pixar's Finding Nemo JR. from May 10-19, 2024.
Hoy comienzan las funciones de AVENUE Q en el Gran Teatro Príncipe Pio

Esta nueva producción está dirigida por Gabriel Olivares y José Félix Romero.

Robert Lopez FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many shows has Robert Lopez written?

Robert Lopez has written 5 shows including Avenue Q (Source Material), If You Give A Mouse A Cookie & Other Story Books (Adaptation), The Book of Mormon (Lyricist), Up Here (Book, Music, and Lyrics), Frozen (Composer/Lyricist).

What awards has Robert Lopez been nominated for?

Robert Lopez has been nominated for several prestigious awards throughout his career. Some of his notable nominations include Outstanding New Score at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "Frozen," Best Original Score at the Tony Awards for "Frozen," Best Book of a Musical at the BroadwayWorld Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Best Original Score at the BroadwayWorld Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Outstanding Book of a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Outstanding Lyrics at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Outstanding Music at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Best Original Score at the Tony Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Best New Musical at the Olivier Awards for "Avenue Q," Best Original Score at the Tony Awards for "Avenue Q," Outstanding Lyrics at the Drama Desk Awards for "Avenue Q," and Outstanding Music at the Drama Desk Awards for Jeff Marx for "Avenue Q."

What awards has Robert Lopez won?

Robert Lopez has won several awards for his work in Broadway. These include Best Book of a Musical and Best Original Score at the BroadwayWorld Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Outstanding Lyrics and Outstanding Music at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Book of Mormon," Best Original Score at the Tony Awards for both "The Book of Mormon" and "Avenue Q," Outstanding Lyrics and Outstanding Music at the Drama Desk Awards for "Avenue Q," and Most Promising Musical Theatre Lyricist for his work.

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