Eric is a composer, lyricist, and librettist best known for developing stage musicals based on true events: Luna and the Gold River Docks (Jerome Robbins Foundation Project Springboard finalist, 2017; BRIClab finalist, 2018; Orchard Project finalist, 2018) and All the Walls (B-Side’s New American Musical Award finalist, 2016). He wrote scenario and score for The Girl with the Alkaline Eyes, an original dance-theater thriller, which recently premiered Off-Broadway at Theatre Row (performed and produced by contemporary dance company The Chase Brock Experience; commissioned by the O’Donnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation) and developed in residence at NYU's Center for Ballet and the Arts).
On Broadway he’s worked on the music teams of Gigi, Dames at Sea, Bright Star, and Come From Away. He serves on the leadership committee for The Trevor Project NextGen NYC, a nonprofit dedicated to saving and affirming lives of LGBTQ youth.
Carnegie Mellon University, B.F.A.
Dramatists Guild of America
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