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Lee Pockriss

Composer, Arranger, Lyricist
( b. Jan 20, 1924 Brooklyn, New York, USA - d. Nov 14, 2011 Bridgewater, Connecticut, USA ) Male

Biography: Lee Pockriss was born on January 20, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York to Joseph and Ethel Price Pockriss. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a cryptographer. He studied at Brooklyn College and received a graduate degree is musicology at New York University. He is survived by his brother, Harold, and his wife, Sonja.

Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: "Love Actually," "Old School," "The Princess Diaries," and "Never Been Kissed." Television credits include: "The Muppet Show," "The Brady Bunch Variety Hour," "Shindig!," and "Lost."

Hit songs included "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini," "Catch a Falling Star," and "Johnny Angel."

ProductionsDate of Productions
Motown The Musical
[Musical, Drama, Original]
  • Featuring songs by Lee Pockriss
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Lee Pockriss
Jul 12, 2016 - Jul 31, 2016
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Music by Lee Pockriss
  • Dance music composed by Lee Pockriss
Mar 18, 1963 - Nov 09, 1963
Top Banana
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Dance arrangements by Lee Pockriss
Nov 01, 1951 - Oct 04, 1952
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