Robert Lopez shared a Tony Award and Grammy nomination for AVENUE Q, the 20th longest running Broadway musical, which he co-wrote and conceived. More recently he collaborated with South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker to write and compose the smash Broadway comedy THE BOOK OF MORMON. With his wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez, he wrote FINDING NEMO: THE MUSICAL (Playing in Orlando since 2006), the Broadway-bound original musical UP HERE, and songs for WINNIE THE POOH (Disney Feature Animation 2011). He shared two Emmy awards for his music for THE WONDER PETS, and an emmy nomination for the "SCRUBS" musical episode. Member BMI Workshop, Dramatists Guild, WGA, AEA, Yale grad, native NY'er.