Frank Wildhorn

Frank Wildhorn

Composer

Agent : Adam Maskell

adam@colekitchenn.com

Frank is a Multi-Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Award nominated composer/producer whose works span the worlds of popular, theatrical, and classical music. His Wonderland goes out on tour in the UK in 2017 opening in Edinburgh in January.

In 1999, Frank became the first American composer in 22 years to have three shows running simultaneously on Broadway: Jekyll & Hyde, The Scarlet Pimpernel, The Civil War (Tony Award nominated for Best Score)Also for Broadway: Dracula, Victor/Victoria, Wonderland, Bonnie & Clyde (Tony Award nominated for Best Score), and the 2013 revival of Jekyll & Hyde.  Frank produced Harlem Song at the famed Apollo Theatre.  International: Excalibur/Artus, Cyrano de Bergerac, The Count of Monte Cristo, Carmen, Rudolf, Mitsuko, Never Say Goodbye, Camille Claudel, Tears of Heaven, Death Note, and Mata Hari at the Moulin Rouge.  

Upcoming: The Man Who Laughs, Song of Bernadette, and Casanova.  Frank served as music director for the Goodwill Games in New York City (1998).  He wrote the song “Gold”, the opening number for the 2002 Winter Olympics. Received the prestigious Charles Dickens Award from USC, where there is a scholarship under his name.  Among the artists who have recorded and performed Frank’s works: Whitney Houston (#1 international hit “Where Do Broken Hearts Go?”), Natalie Cole, Kenny Rogers, Sammy Davis, Jr., Liza Minnelli, Julie Andrews, Hootie & the Blowfish, The Moody Blues, Johnny Mathis, Linda Eder, Freddie Jackson, Trisha Yearwood, Stacy Lattisaw, Molly Hatchet, Blues Traveler, Trace Adkins, Patti LaBelle, Jeffrey Osborne, BeBe Winans, Amy Grant, Anthony Warlow, to name a few.  Associate artist at the Alley Theatre in Houston.  Awarded an honorary doctorate from Marymount Manhattan College in 2014.  Father to Justin Samuel and Jake Ryan.