His musical, "The Fantasticks," was performed at the Pegasus Players Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Henry Michael Odum in the cast.
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Has been nominated for three Tony Awards with collaborator Tom Jones
: in 1964, as Best Composer and Lyricist for "110 in the Shade," and in 1967, as Best Composer and Lyricist and his music as part of a Best Musical nomination for "I Do! I Do!"