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Matthew Sklar Biography

 
Bio:
Tony, Emmy and Drama Desk Award-nominated composer of the Broadway musicals Elf and The Wedding Singer (Tony nomination for Best Original Score, Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Music). He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction for the critically ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tony, Emmy and Drama Desk Award-nominated composer of the Broadway musicals Elf and The Wedding Singer (Tony nomination for Best Original Score, Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Music). He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction for the critically ... (read complete bio)

Tony, Emmy and Drama Desk Award-nominated composer of the Broadway musicals Elf and The Wedding Singer (Tony nomination for Best Original Score, Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Music). He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction for the critically acclaimed NBC stop-motion animated TV special "Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas." Additional TV/film credits include "Sesame Street," "Wonder Pets!" and PBS's "American Masters." Awards include the ASCAP Foundation Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award, the Gilman/Gonzalez-Falla Theatre Award and the Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation.

Matthew Sklar Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding New Score
Matthew Sklar, The Prom
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Matthew Sklar, The Prom
 
Richard Rodgers Award - 2010 - Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award Gold Star
Matthew Sklar
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Matthew Sklar, The Wedding Singer