Jerry Herman

Composer, Performer, Conception, Lyricist, Director, Musician
( b. Jul 10, 1931 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Gerald Herman

Broadway Production Credits

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 20, 2017 - Aug 25, 2018
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

La Cage aux Folles
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 18, 2010 - May 01, 2011
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

La Cage aux Folles
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Dec 09, 2004 - Jun 26, 2005
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Barbara Cook's Broadway!
Special, Concert, Original
Mar 28, 2004 - Apr 18, 2004
Featuring songs by Jerry Herman

An Evening with Jerry Herman
Musical, Revue, Original
Jul 28, 1998 - Aug 23, 1998
Starring: Jerry Herman [Performer]
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Piano: Jerry Herman

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 19, 1995 - Jan 28, 1996
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Production Supervised by Jerry Herman

Jerry's Girls
Musical, Revue, Original
Dec 18, 1985 - Apr 20, 1986
Music by Jerry Herman
Conceived by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

La Cage aux Folles
Musical, Comedy, Original
Aug 21, 1983 - Nov 15, 1987
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Mame
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Jul 24, 1983 - Aug 28, 1983
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Production Supervised by Jerry Herman

A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine
Musical, Comedy, Revue, Original
May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981
Featuring songs by Jerry Herman
Featuring songs with lyrics by Jerry Herman

The Grand Tour
Musical, Original
Jan 11, 1979 - Mar 04, 1979
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Mar 05, 1978 - Jul 09, 1978
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Production Supervised by Jerry Herman

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 06, 1975 - Dec 28, 1975
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Mack & Mabel
Musical, Original
Oct 06, 1974 - Nov 30, 1974
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Dear World
Musical, Original
Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Mame
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 24, 1966 - Jan 03, 1970
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Ben Franklin in Paris
Musical, Original
Oct 27, 1964 - May 01, 1965
Uncredited additional music and lyrics by Jerry Herman

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jan 16, 1964 - Dec 27, 1970
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Milk and Honey
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 10, 1961 - Jan 26, 1963
Music by Jerry Herman
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

From A to Z
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 20, 1960 - May 07, 1960
Featuring songs by Jerry Herman
Featuring songs with lyrics by Jerry Herman

Awards and Nominations

2010 Drama Desk Award Special Award

nomineeJerry Herman  ("For enchanting and dazzling audiences with his exuberant music and heartfelt lyrics for more than half a century.")  [recipient]

2009 Tony Award® Special Award for Lifetime Achievement

nomineeJerry Herman   [recipient]

1999 Theatre World Special Award

nomineeAn Evening with Jerry Herman [recipient]
Starring: Jerry Herman

1984 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeLa Cage aux Folles [winner]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1984 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

La Cage aux Folles [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman

1984 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeLa Cage aux Folles [winner]
Music by Jerry Herman

1979 Tony Award® Best Original Score

The Grand Tour [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1975 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music and Lyrics

Mack & Mabel [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1966 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist

Mame [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1966 Tony Award® Best Musical

Mame [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1964 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist

nomineeHello, Dolly! [winner]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1964 Tony Award® Best Musical

nomineeHello, Dolly! [winner]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1962 Tony Award® Best Composer

Milk and Honey [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

1962 Tony Award® Best Musical

Milk and Honey [nominee]
Lyrics by Jerry Herman; Music by Jerry Herman

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