He and Douglas Furber wrote the book and lyrics for the musical, "Me and My Girl," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine. Noel Gay was composer.
Did You Know?
In 1987, was posthumously nominated for two Tony Awards for "Me and My Girl": as Best Score, his lyrics with music by Noel Gay
, and other lyrics by Douglas Furber
; and as Best Book (Musical), with Furber and current contributions made by Stephen Fry
and Mike Ockrent