Nicky Phillips is an award-winning composer and lyricist. She is currently a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Advanced Musical Theatre Workshop where she was awarded the Jean Banks Award for outstanding achievement in Musical Theatre. An alumna of the Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project, Nicky was mentored by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Craig Carnelia. Her work has been showcased at 54 Below, Don’t Tell Mama, The Laurie Beechman Theatre and The New York Theatre Barn. She has had writing residencies at CAP 21, the Human Race Theatre Company and was awarded the artist in residence at the Margret and H.A. Rey Center. Musicals include: The Journey That Saved Curious George (ASCAP/Stephen Schwartz Workshop, Johnny Mercer Foundation Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals, the Canadian Music Theatre Project); The Last Party (Toronto Fringe Festival); Stagefright (Prospect Theater’s Musical Theatre Lab); Tussaud (In Development); Bus Trip (BMI); In Flanders Fields (Smile Theatre, Lunchbox Theatre, Betty Mitchell nomination). Original Music for plays include: The Snow Queen (Theatre New Brunswick); Buyer and Cellar (Alberta Theatre Projects); Old Man and The River (Theatre Direct, Dora nomination for Outstanding Production); Jane Eyre, The Penelopiad and The 39 Steps (Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre). Nicky is a proud member of ASCAP where she was awarded a 2018 ASCAP Plus Award.
- NYC/Tri-State Area
- Other Countries
- Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
- Theatrical Composer (Music only)
- Incidental Music Composer/Arranger
- Voice teacher with roster of private students