Awards & Nominations

2011

Johnny Mercer Artist of Distinction Award
For the mentorship of young songwriters, in the tradition of the late legendary composer.

2002

Theater Hall of Fame
Charles Strouse is inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame.

1999

Richard Rogers Award
The ASCAP Foundation's Award for lifetime achievement.

1999

LADCC Award
Charles Strouse and Susan Birkenhead are honored for Minsky's musical score by the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle.

1996

Emmy Award
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics for Bye Bye Birdie.

1992

Tony Award
Best Original Score – Nick & Nora (nominee).

1987

Tony Award
Best Original Score – Rags (nominee).

1987

Drama Desk Award
Outstanding Music – Rags (nominee).

1986

Drama Desk Award
Outstanding Music – Mayor (nominee).

1985

The Songwriters Hall of Fame
Charles Strouse is inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

1983

BAFTA Film Award Nominee
Best Original Song – "Tomorrow" from Annie.

1981

Tony Award
Best Original Score – Charlie and Algernon (nominee).

1977

Drama Desk Award
Outstanding Music – Annie (nominee).

1977

Tony Award
Best Original Score – Annie.

1970

Tony Award
Best Musical – Applause.

1965

Tony Award
Best Musical – Golden Boy (nominee).

1961

Tony Award
Best Musical – Bye Bye Birdie.