The Kennedy Center

Ryan Scott Oliver



Biography

Ryan Scott Oliver (Composer-lyricist) is a 2009 Jonathan Larson Grant recipient and wrote the music and lyrics for Mrs. Sharp (2008 Richard Rodgers Award Winner, at Playwrights Horizons July 2009 starring Jane Krakowski, dir. by Michael Greif), Darling (Pace New Musicals 2009), and more.  A collection of his work, Rated RSO, was recently seen at New York Musical Theatre Festival and Joe's Pub, where it will return January 2010 after an engagement at Boston Court Performing Arts Center starring Megan Hilty.  Originally from Los Angeles, he is currently making music from New York City's West Village, developing 35mm, a multimedia musical exhibition with photography by Matthew Murphy; a commission by Broadway Across America; We the People for TheatreWorksUSA (premiering Off-Broadway 2010); and preparing for a concert at the Kennedy Center through ASCAP.  He is represented by The Gersh Agency.
Ryan Scott Oliver