ELI BOLIN is a composer & lyricist for theater and television.
For theater, Eli wrote music & lyrics for FOUND (Atlantic Theater Company) and composed the scores for VOLLEYGIRLS (NYMF 'Best of Fest' and ‘Most Promising New Musical’), SKIPPYJON JONES (Lucille Lortel nomination) & its sequel SKIPPYJON JONES: SNOW WHAT, ROLLER DISCO (ART), SCHMOOZY TOGETHERNESS (WTF) and I SING!
With Mike Pettry, he has written book, music & lyrics for the new rock & roll Christmas musical THE LAST SONG OF EDDIE SCOURGE.
For television, Eli has written music for SESAME STREET since 2010, as well as music for DIFFICULT PEOPLE, JULIE'S GREENROOM, BILLY ON THE STREET, Adult Swim and two Kristen Schaal specials for Comedy Central: COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS & LIVE AT THE FILLMORE. His album, the song cycle LEMONADE, is available for purchase everywhere music is sold.
Eli is music director/co-founder of Story Pirates, which performs songs and sketches adapted from the creative writing of children all over the country.
As an actor, Eli appeared on NBC's 30 ROCK as a member of the Woggels. Eli is a graduate of Northwestern, a member of ASCAP and the Dramatists Guild and is represented by Abrams Artists.