Roger O. Hirson

Roger O. Hirson


Roger O. Hirson, who earned a Best Book Tony Award nomination for his work on the musical Pippin, died May 27 at the age of 93. His death was confirmed to the New York Times by his son, playwright David Hirson.

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  • Born: May 5, 1926 in New York, NY
  • Death: May 27, 2019 in New York, NY


New York Drama Critics' Circle
1973 Best Musical Pippin Nominee
Tony Award
1973 Best Book of a Musical Pippin Nominee