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Richard Stilgoe

Richard Stilgoe was born on March 28, 1943 in Camberley, Surrey, England as Richard Henry Simpson Stilgoe. He is married to Annabel Hunt. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 The Big Short (writer: "The Phantom of the Opera (from the musical)" - as Richard Henry Zachary S. Stilgoe)
 2015 Belgium's Got Talent (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liveshow 3 (2015) ... (writer: "Think of Me")
 2013 The 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "The Phantom of the Opera")
 2012 Ghost (TV Series) (writer: "The Phantom of the Opera")
 2012 Glee (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Nationals (2012) ... (lyrics: "Starlight Express" - uncredited)
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Round Six (2011) ... (lyrics: "The Phantom of the Opera")
 2011 Gent de paraula (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.29 (2011) ... (writer: "The Phantom of the Opera")
 2009 CBS News Up to the Minute (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 October 2009 (2009) ... (writer: "Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again")
 2008 Nancy LaMott: I'll Be Here with You (Video) (writer: "The Blues")
 2007 The X Factor (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Live Show 2 (2007) ... (lyrics: "The Phantom of the Opera" - uncredited)
 2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 9 October 2007 (2007) ... (writer: "The Music of the Night")
 2004 The Phantom of the Opera (arranger: "Hannibal") / (writer: "Auction at the Opera Populaire, 1919 (Prologue)", "Think of Me", "Angel of Music", "Little Lotte", "The Mirror (Angel of Music-Reprise)", "The Phantom of the Opera", "The Music of the Night", "Magical Lasso", "Notes", "Prima Donna", "Poor Fool, He Makes Me Laugh", "Il Muto", "Why Have You Brought Me Here?", "Raoul I've Been There", "All I Ask of You", "All I Ask of You (Reprise)", "Masquerade", "Why So Silent", "Journey To the Cemetery", "Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again", "Wandering Child", "We Have All Been Blind", "Don Juan", "The Point of No Return", "Down Once More/Track Down This Murderer", "Learn To Be Lonely", "I Remember/Stranger Than You Dreamt It")
 2003 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mottoshow #4 - Musical (2003) ... (writer: "Starlight Express")
 2002 Andrew Lloyd Webber: Masterpiece (TV Special documentary) (lyrics: "The Phantom Of The Opera")
 1998 Great Performances (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Cats (1998) ... (lyrics: "Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats")
- Andrew Lloyd Webber: The Royal Albert Hall Celebration (1998) ... (lyrics: "There's Light At the End of the Tunnel")
 1997 The 51st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "Jellicle Cats")
 1993 Memory (TV Movie) (lyrics: "El músic de la nit")
 1991 The 45th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "The Music of the Night")
 1987 The 41st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (lyrics: "I am the Starlight/Starlight Express", "Light at the End of the Tunnel")
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He acted in David Heneker's musical, "Jorrocks," at the New Theatre in London, England with Joss Ackland, Paul Eddington, Willoughby Goddard, Thelma Ruby, and Gay Soper in the cast. Val May was director.

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Has been nominated for Broadway's Tony Award three times: in 1987 as Best Score, his lyrics to Andrew Lloyd Webber's music, for "Starlight Express;" and twice in 1988, as Best Book (Musical), again with Webber, and as Best Score, with Webber as well as co-lyricist Charles Hart, for "The Phantom of the Opera." See more »

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