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composer , lyricist , playwright

Warren Peter Casey, American Playwright, composer, lyricist. Member Dramatists Guild, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Joseph Jefferson Committee, Sigma Nu.

Background

Casey, Warren Peter was born on April 20, 1935 in New York City. Son of Peter Leonard and Signe (Ginman) Casey.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University, 1957.

Achievements

  • Casey quit his day job as a department store lingerie buyer and the team headed to New York City to collaborate on what would become Grease, which opened at the Eden Theatre in downtown Manhattan, moved to Broadway, and earned him a Tony Award nomination for Best Book of a Musical.

Membership

Member Dramatists Guild, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Joseph Jefferson Committee, Sigma Nu.

Connections

father:
Peter Leonard Casey

mother:
Signe (Ginman) Casey