Eric Kubo

Eric Kubo (lyricist) is a lyricist, bookwriter, and props designer. He has interned/worked at TheatreWorks and the O’Neill Theater Center, where he served as the assistant to Paulette Haupt, the artistic director of the Music Theater Conference. Past/current works: Song of the Sea, with Yui Kitamura (GMTWP, Strasberg Institute); Yaseko, an original translation and adaptation of Federico García Lorca’s Yerma (Yale College); I Am Jim Thompson with Zac Kline and Mark T Evans (GMTWP, OCU Stripped), Mumbai, with Bix Bettwy (Prospect Theater), and a modern-day musical adaptation of King Lear with Bix Bettwy. He is currently a first-year in the BMI Musical Theater Writing Workshop. B.A., Theater and Linguistics, Yale; M.F.A., Musical Theater Writing, Tisch.