Gender
Male
Born
Apr 08, 1896
Died
Mar 05, 1981
Composer Director Producer Writer Lyricist
Also Known As
E.Y. Harburg
Edgar Yipsel Harburg
  • CREDITS
    After Midnight (Nov 03, 2013 - Jun 29, 2014)
    • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    • Additional music by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Everyday Rapture (Apr 29, 2010 - Jul 11, 2010)
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalOriginal
    Finian's Rainbow (Oct 29, 2009 - Jan 17, 2010)
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Mostly Sondheim (Jan 14, 2002 - Aug 25, 2002)
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    SpecialSolo ConcertOriginal
    Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood (Jan 23, 1986 - Feb 02, 1986)
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981)
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedy RevueOriginal
    Darling of the Day (Jan 27, 1968 - Feb 24, 1968)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalOriginal
    The Happiest Girl in the World (Apr 03, 1961 - Jun 24, 1961)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    • Story by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Finian's Rainbow (May 23, 1960 - Jun 01, 1960)
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Jamaica (Oct 31, 1957 - Apr 11, 1959)
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalOriginal
    Finian's Rainbow (May 18, 1955 - May 29, 1955)
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyRevival
    At Home With Ethel Waters (Sep 22, 1953 - Oct 10, 1953)
    • Lyrics for "Happiness is Jes' a Thing Called Joe" by E.Y. Harburg
    SpecialRevueOriginal
    Flahooley (May 14, 1951 - Jun 16, 1951)
    • Directed by E.Y. Harburg
    • Produced in association with E.Y. Harburg
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyPuppetsOriginal
    Finian's Rainbow (Jan 10, 1947 - Oct 02, 1948)
    • Book by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Bloomer Girl (Jan 06, 1947 - Feb 15, 1947)
    • Staged by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Blue Holiday (May 21, 1945 - May 26, 1945)
    • Music by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Bloomer Girl (Oct 05, 1944 - Apr 27, 1946)
    • Staged by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Hold on to Your Hats (Sep 11, 1940 - Feb 01, 1941)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Hooray For What! (Dec 01, 1937 - May 21, 1938)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    • Conceived by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    The Show is On (Sep 18, 1937 - Oct 02, 1937)
    • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Show is On (Dec 25, 1936 - Jul 17, 1937)
    • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Life Begins at 8:40 (Aug 27, 1934 - Mar 16, 1935)
    • Sketches by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Ziegfeld Follies of 1934 (Jan 04, 1934 - Jun 09, 1934)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Walk a Little Faster (Dec 07, 1932 - Mar 18, 1933)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Americana (Oct 05, 1932 - Dec 1932)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueRevival
    Ballyhoo of 1932 (Sep 06, 1932 - Nov 26, 1932)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalOriginal
    Shoot the Works (Jul 21, 1931 - Oct 03, 1931)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Ziegfeld Follies of 1931 (Jul 01, 1931 - Nov 21, 1931)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Vanderbilt Revue (Nov 05, 1930 - Nov 1930)
    • Music by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Earl Carroll's Vanities [1930] (Jul 01, 1930 - Jan 03, 1931)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Garrick Gaieties (Jun 04, 1930 - Oct 08, 1930)
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueRevival
    Earl Carroll's Sketch Book [1929] (Jul 01, 1929 - Jun 07, 1930)
    • Music by E.Y. Harburg
    • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Wizard of Oz (May 01, 1998 - Jul 25, 1999)
    • With lyrics of the MGM motion picture score by Yip Harburg
    MusicalExtravaganzaOriginal
    A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (Nov 20, 1981 - May 23, 1982)
    • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevue ComedyOriginal
    Make Mine Manhattan (Jan 10, 1949 - Mar 19, 1949)
    • Lyrics for 'Song of the Woodman' by E.Y. Harburg
    MusicalRevueOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Tony Award®

     

    Best Musical

    1958 | Nominee  | Jamaica
    Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
    Book by E.Y. Harburg
After Midnight (Nov 03, 2013 - Jun 29, 2014)
  • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
  • Additional music by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Everyday Rapture (Apr 29, 2010 - Jul 11, 2010)
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalOriginal
Finian's Rainbow (Oct 29, 2009 - Jan 17, 2010)
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyRevival
Mostly Sondheim (Jan 14, 2002 - Aug 25, 2002)
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
SpecialSolo ConcertOriginal
Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood (Jan 23, 1986 - Feb 02, 1986)
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981)
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedy RevueOriginal
Darling of the Day (Jan 27, 1968 - Feb 24, 1968)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalOriginal
The Happiest Girl in the World (Apr 03, 1961 - Jun 24, 1961)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
  • Story by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyOriginal
Finian's Rainbow (May 23, 1960 - Jun 01, 1960)
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyRevival
Jamaica (Oct 31, 1957 - Apr 11, 1959)
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalOriginal
Finian's Rainbow (May 18, 1955 - May 29, 1955)
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyRevival
At Home With Ethel Waters (Sep 22, 1953 - Oct 10, 1953)
  • Lyrics for "Happiness is Jes' a Thing Called Joe" by E.Y. Harburg
SpecialRevueOriginal
Flahooley (May 14, 1951 - Jun 16, 1951)
  • Directed by E.Y. Harburg
  • Produced in association with E.Y. Harburg
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyPuppetsOriginal
Finian's Rainbow (Jan 10, 1947 - Oct 02, 1948)
  • Book by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyOriginal
Bloomer Girl (Jan 06, 1947 - Feb 15, 1947)
  • Staged by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyRevival
Blue Holiday (May 21, 1945 - May 26, 1945)
  • Music by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Bloomer Girl (Oct 05, 1944 - Apr 27, 1946)
  • Staged by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyOriginal
Hold on to Your Hats (Sep 11, 1940 - Feb 01, 1941)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyOriginal
Hooray For What! (Dec 01, 1937 - May 21, 1938)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
  • Conceived by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalComedyOriginal
The Show is On (Sep 18, 1937 - Oct 02, 1937)
  • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Show is On (Dec 25, 1936 - Jul 17, 1937)
  • Additional lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Life Begins at 8:40 (Aug 27, 1934 - Mar 16, 1935)
  • Sketches by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Ziegfeld Follies of 1934 (Jan 04, 1934 - Jun 09, 1934)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Walk a Little Faster (Dec 07, 1932 - Mar 18, 1933)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Americana (Oct 05, 1932 - Dec 1932)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueRevival
Ballyhoo of 1932 (Sep 06, 1932 - Nov 26, 1932)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalOriginal
Shoot the Works (Jul 21, 1931 - Oct 03, 1931)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Ziegfeld Follies of 1931 (Jul 01, 1931 - Nov 21, 1931)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Vanderbilt Revue (Nov 05, 1930 - Nov 1930)
  • Music by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Earl Carroll's Vanities [1930] (Jul 01, 1930 - Jan 03, 1931)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
Garrick Gaieties (Jun 04, 1930 - Oct 08, 1930)
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueRevival
Earl Carroll's Sketch Book [1929] (Jul 01, 1929 - Jun 07, 1930)
  • Music by E.Y. Harburg
  • Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Wizard of Oz (May 01, 1998 - Jul 25, 1999)
  • With lyrics of the MGM motion picture score by Yip Harburg
MusicalExtravaganzaOriginal
A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (Nov 20, 1981 - May 23, 1982)
  • Featuring songs with lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevue ComedyOriginal
Make Mine Manhattan (Jan 10, 1949 - Mar 19, 1949)
  • Lyrics for 'Song of the Woodman' by E.Y. Harburg
MusicalRevueOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Musical

1958 | Nominee  | Jamaica
Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg
Book by E.Y. Harburg

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