Book & Lyrics, Dames at Sea
) served in Palestine as a Grenadier Guard just after
World War II. On leaving the army, he moved to New York and began his
career as a journalist. He also wrote scripts, including a screenplay for The Canterville Ghost
Subsequently, he joined forces with George Haimsohn and Jim Wise to create Dames At Sea
He also wrote the book and lyrics for a musical version of Vanity Fair
, and collaborated on the musicals Peg
and Radio Times,
of which were produced in London.
He passed away in 2010 at the age of
82. At the time of his death, he was working on a new musical with
fashion guru and Dancing on Ice
judge, Jason Gardiner.