SETH FRIEDMAN

Seth is a writer, composer, lyricist, creative director. He has won multiple Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle awards for his lyrics and book writing. Credits include Book, Lyrics, Music for “Personals” with David Crane, Marta Kaufman, Alan Menkin, Stephen Schwartz, Joel Phillip Friedman, Billy Dreskin, Michael Skloff. He also collaborated with Stephen Schwartz on songs for “Snapshots” and for Martin Charnin’s “Upstairs at O’Neals.” Seth was creative consultant for the feature Seven Girlfriends (Netflix) and ABC’s Veronicas Closet. Seth has written songs for Disney (including the hit “Dig A Tunnah” in “The Lion King 1 ½”) and SONY/Henson (the Grammy-Award winning “Elmo in Grouchland”). His lyrics in collaboration with Alex Rybeck were recently honored when Alex won the 2015 MAC Award for Songwriting. Seth is also a strategic consultant and head storyteller for Fortune 100 corporations, having creative directed and written the original HexBugs TV campaign. His new musical – “The Front,” written with Paul Gordon and Jay Gruska – is being produced at the Signature in DC this fall. And he is excited to be working to complete the libretto for “Fallings” with music by Joel Phillip Friedman.