Gender
Male
Born
Mar 29, 1943
South Shields, ENGLAND
Composer Writer Lyricist Source Material
  • CREDITS
    Spamalot (Nov 16, 2023 - Present)
    • Music by Eric Idle
    • Book by Eric Idle
    • Lyrics by Eric Idle
    • Lovingly ripped off from the original screenplay for "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" by Eric Idle
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Spamalot (Mar 17, 2005 - Jan 11, 2009)
    • Music by Eric Idle
    • Book by Eric Idle
    • Lyrics by Eric Idle
    • Based on the screenplay "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" by Eric Idle
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Seussical (Nov 30, 2000 - May 20, 2001)
    • Conceived by Eric Idle
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Spamalot (Mar 07, 2006 - Oct 18, 2009)
    • Music by Eric Idle
    • Book by Eric Idle
    • Lyrics by Eric Idle
    • Lovingly ripped off the motion picture 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' with screenplay by Eric Idle
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Seussical (Sep 02, 2002 - Jun 29, 2003)
    • Conceived by Eric Idle
    MusicalComedyOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Tony Award®

     

    Best Book of a Musical

    2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
    Book by Eric Idle
     

    Best Original Score

    2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
    Music by Eric Idle
    Lyrics by Eric Idle

    Drama Desk Award

     

    Outstanding Book of a Musical

    2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
    Book by Eric Idle

    Outstanding Lyrics

    2005 | Winner  | Spamalot
    Lyrics by Eric Idle
Spamalot (Nov 16, 2023 - Present)
  • Music by Eric Idle
  • Book by Eric Idle
  • Lyrics by Eric Idle
  • Lovingly ripped off from the original screenplay for "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" by Eric Idle
MusicalComedyRevival
Spamalot (Mar 17, 2005 - Jan 11, 2009)
  • Music by Eric Idle
  • Book by Eric Idle
  • Lyrics by Eric Idle
  • Based on the screenplay "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" by Eric Idle
MusicalComedyOriginal
Seussical (Nov 30, 2000 - May 20, 2001)
  • Conceived by Eric Idle
MusicalComedyOriginal
Spamalot (Mar 07, 2006 - Oct 18, 2009)
  • Music by Eric Idle
  • Book by Eric Idle
  • Lyrics by Eric Idle
  • Lovingly ripped off the motion picture 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' with screenplay by Eric Idle
MusicalComedyOriginal
Seussical (Sep 02, 2002 - Jun 29, 2003)
  • Conceived by Eric Idle
MusicalComedyOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Book of a Musical

2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
Book by Eric Idle
 

Best Original Score

2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
Music by Eric Idle
Lyrics by Eric Idle

Drama Desk Award

 

Outstanding Book of a Musical

2005 | Nominee  | Spamalot
Book by Eric Idle

Outstanding Lyrics

2005 | Winner  | Spamalot
Lyrics by Eric Idle

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