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David Yazbek

David Yazbek was born in 1961. He is a writer, known for Square One TV (1987), Scott's Play (1999) and The Puzzle Place (1994). See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1999 Scott's Play (Short) (writer)
 1995 The Puzzle Place (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Spooky (1995)
- Mad Music Magic (1995)
- I Love Kiki (1995)
- Deck the Halls (1995)
 1987 Square One TV (TV Series)
 1982-1984 Late Night with David Letterman (TV Series) (writer - 54 episodes)
- Episode dated 16 August 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 24 July 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 19 June 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 11 June 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 19 April 1984 (1984) ... (writer)
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 2007 The Ten ("Written in Stone") / (lyrics: "Written in Stone") / (music: "Written in Stone", "Who Am I (And Where Do I Go from Here?)")
 2005 The 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Great Big Stuff")
 2001 The 55th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Let It Go")
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 1991 Walking the Dog (Short)
 1988 Lip Service (TV Movie)
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 1997 Bear in the Big Blue House (TV Series) (songs - 1 episode)
- Call It a Day ... (songs)
 1991 Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- The Canal Caper (1991) ... (composer: theme music)
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 2008 Wainy Days (TV Series)
Scalper
- Jonah and the Manilow (2008) ... Scalper
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 2014 What Cheer? (Short) (executive producer)
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 2005 The 59th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee: Best Original Score
 2002 A Week in the West End (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Himself
 2000 Theater Talk (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 21 December 2000 (2000) ... Himself
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Other Works:

His musical, "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", was performed at the Theatre at the Center in Chicago, Illinois with Michael Mahler in the cast. See more »

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Was nominated for Broadway's 2001 Tony Award as Best Original Musical Score, both words and music, for "The Full Monty."

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