Amanda Green

Composer Lyricist

Amanda Green is a Tony-nominated lyricist and composer. Broadway: On The Twentieth Century (Additional Lyrics) starring Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher; Hands On A Hardbody (Lyrics, Co-Composer) working with guitarist Trey Anastasio and Doug Wright ; Bring It On (Co-Lyricist) working with Lin Manuel Miranda, Tom Kitt, and Jeff Whitty (Tony Award Nomination for Best Musical, Drama Desk Nomination for Lyrics); High Fidelity (Lyrics) working with Tom Kitt and David Lindsay-Abaire. TV: "Peter Pan Live" (NBC; Additional Lyrics) starring Christopher Walken and Allison Williams; "The Kennedy Center Honors 2014" (CBS; Special Lyrics) for the Tom Hanks Tribute; "The Wonder Pets" (Nick, Jr). Amanda writes songs with and for Trey Anastasio for his bands PHISH and TAB. Also a performer, she and Broadway friends perform her songs at nightclubs and theaters around the city (Birdland, 54 Below, Joe's Pub, Second Stage Theatre, etc.)

Highlights

Council Member, Dramatists Guild of America

Amanda Green is the first woman to win the Frederic Loewe Award for Outstanding Composition from the Dramatists Guild. Amanda has received  a Tony Award Nomination for Best Score, 2 Drama Desk Award Nominations for Music & Lyrics, and the Outer Critics Circle Nomination for Best Score. She is the winner of two MAC Awards. Other awards: Jonathan Larson Award from the American Theater Wing, Abe Olman Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. She is an alumna of the BMI Musical Theater Workshop and a graduate of Brown University and the Professional Actors Training Program at Circle in the Square.