Michael Korie

LCT:  Happiness. Broadway: Grey Gardens (Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Musical; Tony, Drama Desk, Grammy nominations; London Offie Award for Best Musical); War Paint (DD nom.).Off-Broadway: Far from Heaven (Playwrights Horizons), Doll (Ravinia Festival) - all with composer Scott Frankel. Opera Librettos: The Grapes of Wrath (Minnesota Opera, Saint Louis, Carnegie Hall; composer Ricky Ian Gordon); Harvey MilkHopper’s WifeWhere’s DickKabbalah (San Francisco Opera, Houston Grand Opera, New York City Opera, BAM Next Wave; composer Stewart Wallace). Co-lyrics with Amy Powers to Doctor Zhivago (Broadway, London, Germany, Australia, Scandinavia, Hungary, Korea, composer Lucy Simon). Upcoming: The Garden of the Finzi-Continis (New York City Opera, National Yiddish Folksbiene; composer Ricky Ian Gordon); SuperMax (Opera Saratoga; co-libretto Mark Campbell, composer Stewart Wallace). Marc Blitzstein Award, Edward Kleban Prize, Jonathan Larson Award, ASCAP Richard Rodgers Award. Serves on Dramatists Guild Council, mentors DGF Fellows Program, teaches theater at Yale and Columbia. www.MichaelKorie.com