Soundtrack | Music Department | Writer
Ashman was nominated three times for Broadway's Tony Award: in 1987, as Best Book (Musical) for "Smile;" and twice posthumously: in 1994 for Best Original Music Score, with music by Alan Menken and other lyrics by Tim Rice for "Beauty and the Beast,...
You've got all these classics. You know, Pinocchio (1940), Sleeping Beauty (1959), Cinderella (1950) and to make something that fits comfortably on the shelf with all those? What a difficult thing to do but it's such a great thing to try to do.
His witty lyrics
Howard Elliot Ashman
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
St. Vincent's Hospital, Harrison, New York, USA
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