David Yazbek

Composer, Lyricist, Orchestrator, Arranger
( b. circa 1961 New York, New York, USA ) Male

Broadway Production Credits

Tootsie
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 23, 2019 - ?
Music by David Yazbek
Lyrics by David Yazbek

The Band's Visit
Musical, Original
Nov 09, 2017 - Present
Music by David Yazbek
Lyrics by David Yazbek

Fish in the Dark
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 05, 2015 - Aug 01, 2015
Original Music by David Yazbek

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Musical, Original
Nov 04, 2010 - Jan 02, 2011
Music by David Yazbek
Lyrics by David Yazbek
Additional Orchestrations by David Yazbek

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 03, 2005 - Sep 03, 2006
Music by David Yazbek
Lyrics by David Yazbek
Vocal arrangements by David Yazbek

Bombay Dreams
Musical, Original
Apr 29, 2004 - Jan 01, 2005
Additional lyrics by David Yazbek

The Full Monty
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 26, 2000 - Sep 01, 2002
Music by David Yazbek
Lyrics by David Yazbek

Awards and Nominations

2018 Tony Award® Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

nomineeThe Band's Visit [winner]
Lyrics by David Yazbek; Music by David Yazbek

2017 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeDavid Yazbek  (for "The Band's Visit")  [winner]

2017 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeDavid Yazbek  (for "The Band's Visit")  [winner]

2011 Tony Award® Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown [nominee]
Lyrics by David Yazbek; Music by David Yazbek

2011 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown [nominee]
Music by David Yazbek

2011 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Orchestrations

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown [nominee]
Music orchestrated by David Yazbek

2005 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels [nominee]
Lyrics by David Yazbek; Music by David Yazbek

2005 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels [nominee]
Lyrics by David Yazbek

2005 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels [nominee]
Music by David Yazbek

2001 Tony Award® Best Original Score

The Full Monty [nominee]
Lyrics by David Yazbek; Music by David Yazbek

2001 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

The Full Monty [nominee]
Lyrics by David Yazbek

2001 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeThe Full Monty [winner]
Music by David Yazbek

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