James Lapine

James Lapine is a filmmaker, dramatist, screenwriter, and librettist who has worked on a wide range of projects. He has three Tony Award nominations for Best Book of a Musical (Passion, Falsettos, and Into the Woods), as well as nine Tony Award nominations, five Drama Desk Awards, a Pulitzer Prize in Drama, and a Peabody Award. He has also received the Abbott Award for lifetime accomplishment in theater and has been inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame.