Stephen Dolginoff is an award winning, New York based, writer/composer. He received Drama Desk Award nominations for Best Musical and Best Music; an Outer Critics Circle Award nomination for Best Off-Broadway musical; and won an ASCAP Music Award for his musical THRILL ME: THE LEOPOLD & LOEB STORY. Over 100 productions have followed, including a London "Fringe" production which moved to the West End for a limited run (WOS Award Nomination). THRILL ME has also been seen in cities all across the USA including Los Angeles (Garland Award), Chicago, Boston, Dallas, Seattle, San Francisco, St. Louis, Orlando, and Philadelphia; in Canada (Vancouver & Toronto); in South America (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil); in Australia (Sydney & Melbourne); in several European countries (Spain, Germany, Greece, Belgium); and most notably, in Asia, where there are currently long-running productions in Seoul, South Korea (since 2007) and Tokyo, Japan (since 2011). Stephen's musicals BEAUTY SLEEP, ONE FOOT OUT THE DOOR (Backstage Bistro Award-Outstanding Book, Music & Lyrics) and MOST MEN ARE were all produced in New York City and around the USA. His musical adaptation of JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH; his musical comedy, PANIC, the story behind the infamous “War of the Worlds” broadcast; and his musical suspense thriller, FLAMES, have been performed in theatres across the world. Stephen received a BFA in Dramatic Writing from NYU/Tisch School of the Arts. His work is published by Dramatists Play Service and Samuel French. As an actor, Stephen played "Nathan Leopold" in THRILL ME Off-Broadway and on the Cast album.
Stephen is represented by Ron Gwiazda at Abrams Artists Agency, NYC.