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Harvey Schmidt

Harvey Schmidt was born on September 12, 1929 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Harvey Lester Schmidt. See full bio »
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 2015 The Conway Curve (writer: "Try To Remember") (post-production)
 2013 Arrested Development (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Smashed (2013) ... (music: "I Can See It" - uncredited)
 2002 American Soundtrack: This Land Is Your Land (TV Movie) (writer: "Try To Remember")
 1995 The Fantasticks (music: "Overture", "Much More", "Never Say No", "Metaphor", "The Abduction Song", "Soon It's Gonna Rain", "The Rape Ballet" (Instrumental), "Happy Ending", "This Plum Is Too Ripe", "I Can See It", "'Round and 'Round", "They Were You", "Try to Remember")
 1993 Six Degrees of Separation ("Try to Remember")
 1990 The Wonder Years (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Little Debbie (1990) ... (music: "Try to Remember" - uncredited)
 1990 Getting Married in Buffalo Jump (TV Movie) (writer: "Try to Remember")
 1987 The 41st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (music: "This House")
 1987 It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Sarah (1987) ... (music: "My Cup Runneth Over")
 1985 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Best of Broadway (1985) ... (writer: "Try To Remember")
 1970-1985 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- For Ever Love (1985) ... (writer: "Try to Remember")
- The Underworld Water of Jacques Custard (1970) ... (writer: "Try to Remember")
 1976 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Sandy Duncan (1976) ... (music: "Try to Remember")
 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (writer: "Try To Remember")
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 May 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "My Cup Runneth Over")
 1969 Dean Martin Presents the Golddiggers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (1969) ... (writer: "Try to Remember" - uncredited)
 1965 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.1 (1965) ... (music: "Try to Remember")
 1964 The Fantasticks (TV Movie) (music: "Try to Remember", "Much More", "Metaphor", "Never Say No", "Soon It's Gonna Rain", "Abduction Ballet", "Happy Ending", "I Can See It", "Plant a Raddish", "Round and Round", "They Were You", "Try to Remember" (reprise) - uncredited)
 1961 Play of the Week (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- New York Scrapbook (1961) ... (music: "Mister Off-Broadway", "Summer/Autumn/Winter/Spring")
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Tom Jones and his musical, "The Fantasticks," was performed at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Charles Huddleston, Lorie Harrison, Matthew Bennett, Kenneth Waller, and George Riddle in the cast. See more »

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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!"

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