Hailing from Haeundae Beach of South Korea, Helen Park is a Three-time Drama Desk Nominated, Lucille Lortel Award and Richard Rodgers Award Winning composer based in New York City. Helen's recent work include KPOP, her Off-Broadway musical debut for which she wrote music and lyrics with Max Vernon. Produced by Ars Nova, Ma-Yi Theatre Company and Woodshed Collective, the show received a sold-out, extended run at the A.R.T. New York Theater. Helen also wrote Baked Goods (lyrics by Christyn Budzyna, book by Charlie Cohen) which was selected winner for the 2017 City Theatre National Award for Short Playwriting Contest.
Currently, Helen is writing songs for a new Animated Feature musical film directed by Academy Award winner Glen Keane and produced by Pearl Studios and Netflix. The film is slated for a 2020 global release.
Helen’s music have been featured at Ars Nova, The Duplex, NYMF, BMI Smoker, Joe's Pub, Rockwood Music Hall and 54 Below among others.
Helen is an alumnus of NYU’s Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program and member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop (Advanced).