Gender
Male
Born
Aug 03, 1921
New York, New York, USA
Died
Jun 21, 2012
Southampton, New York, USA
Composer Producer Lyricist
Relations
Father of
Andrew Adler
Father of
Christopher Adler
Father of
Katherine Adler
Husband of
Marion Hart (1951 - ?) divorced
Husband of
Mary St. George (? - ?) divorced
Husband of
Ritchey Banker (c. 1969 - ?) divorced
Husband of
Sally Ann Howes (1958 - 1966) divorced
Husband of
Susan Ivory (May 1991 - 2012) his death
  • CREDITS
    Prince of Broadway (Aug 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017)
    • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Pajama Game (Feb 23, 2006 - Jun 17, 2006)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Fosse (Jan 14, 1999 - Aug 25, 2001)
    • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalRevue DanceOriginal
    Damn Yankees (Mar 03, 1994 - Aug 06, 1995)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Music Is (Dec 20, 1976 - Dec 26, 1976)
    • Produced by Richard Adler
    • Music by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Rex (Apr 25, 1976 - Jun 05, 1976)
    • Produced by Richard Adler
    MusicalOriginal
    The Pajama Game (Dec 09, 1973 - Feb 03, 1974)
    • Produced by Richard Adler
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Kwamina (Oct 23, 1961 - Nov 18, 1961)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalOriginal
    The Sin of Pat Muldoon (Mar 13, 1957 - Mar 16, 1957)
    • Produced by Richard Adler
    PlayOriginal
    Damn Yankees (May 05, 1955 - Oct 12, 1957)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    The Pajama Game (May 13, 1954 - Nov 24, 1956)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    John Murray Anderson's Almanac (Dec 10, 1953 - Jun 26, 1954)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Fosse (Sep 14, 1999 - Feb 17, 2002)
    • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalRevue DanceOriginal
    Damn Yankees (Sep 22, 1995 - May 04, 1997)
    • Music by Richard Adler
    • Lyrics by Richard Adler
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Happy Birthday, Mr. Abbott! (Jun 22, 1987 - Jun 22, 1987)
    • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
    SpecialBenefitOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Tony Award®

     

    Best Composer

    1962 | Nominee  | Kwamina
    Music by Richard Adler
    Lyrics by Richard Adler

    Best Musical

    1956 | Winner  | Damn Yankees
    Music by Richard Adler

    Best Musical

    1955 | Winner  | The Pajama Game
    Music by Richard Adler
    Lyrics by Richard Adler
Prince of Broadway (Aug 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017)
  • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Pajama Game (Feb 23, 2006 - Jun 17, 2006)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyRevival
Fosse (Jan 14, 1999 - Aug 25, 2001)
  • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalRevue DanceOriginal
Damn Yankees (Mar 03, 1994 - Aug 06, 1995)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyRevival
Music Is (Dec 20, 1976 - Dec 26, 1976)
  • Produced by Richard Adler
  • Music by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyOriginal
Rex (Apr 25, 1976 - Jun 05, 1976)
  • Produced by Richard Adler
MusicalOriginal
The Pajama Game (Dec 09, 1973 - Feb 03, 1974)
  • Produced by Richard Adler
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyRevival
Kwamina (Oct 23, 1961 - Nov 18, 1961)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalOriginal
The Sin of Pat Muldoon (Mar 13, 1957 - Mar 16, 1957)
  • Produced by Richard Adler
PlayOriginal
Damn Yankees (May 05, 1955 - Oct 12, 1957)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyOriginal
The Pajama Game (May 13, 1954 - Nov 24, 1956)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyOriginal
John Murray Anderson's Almanac (Dec 10, 1953 - Jun 26, 1954)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalRevueOriginal
Fosse (Sep 14, 1999 - Feb 17, 2002)
  • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalRevue DanceOriginal
Damn Yankees (Sep 22, 1995 - May 04, 1997)
  • Music by Richard Adler
  • Lyrics by Richard Adler
MusicalComedyRevival
Happy Birthday, Mr. Abbott! (Jun 22, 1987 - Jun 22, 1987)
  • Featuring songs by Richard Adler
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Adler
SpecialBenefitOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Composer

1962 | Nominee  | Kwamina
Music by Richard Adler
Lyrics by Richard Adler

Best Musical

1956 | Winner  | Damn Yankees
Music by Richard Adler

Best Musical

1955 | Winner  | The Pajama Game
Music by Richard Adler
Lyrics by Richard Adler

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