Eric Price

Flowerpot Tree Productions

Co-Creator of CERAWeek Sings

ERIC PRICE has written the lyrics and book to the musicals The Violet Hour, Radioactive, Presto Change-o, Around the World, Hello Out There, The Sixth Borough, Emma!, and additional material for the stage adaptation of the film Clue, the country's #1 most produced play for the past two years. With his collaborator Will Reynolds, Eric won the Fred Ebb Award for Musical Theatre Writing. Their show The Violet Hour has a forthcoming studio recording with a starry cast and orchestrations by Tony Award-winner Charlie Rosen. Eric and Will are also songwriters on the animated series Central Park (Apple TV+). Their song “When I See You Again” was heard on the recent album Artists in Residence and they are the winners of the Lotte Lenya Songbook Award. For many years, Eric worked closely with 21-time Tony Award-winning director/producer Harold Prince on productions in New York, London, Chicago, Washington DC, and Tokyo. Eric is a musical theatre professor at Pace University, Molloy College/CAP21, and is the co-founder of This MT Space, an online theatre education platform. He’s a member of The Dramatists Guild and ASCAP, and the recipient of awards from both organizations. MFA: NYU.

Sessions With Eric Price

Wednesday, 9 March

  • 11:30am - 12:00pm (CST) / 09/mar/2022 05:30 pm - 09/mar/2022 06:00 pm

    Flowerpot Tree Productions | The Making of "CERAWeek Sings"


    This conversation with Eric Price (lyrics/book/direction) and Will Reynolds (music/arrangements/music direction) will reveal how a musical about the past, present, and future of the energy industry was conceived, written, and produced at CERAWeek. This discussion will answer questions about the creative process, as well as the techniques of collaboration that are necessary to complete any large-scale project.