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Jeff Blumenkrantz

 
Date Of Birth:
June 03, 1965 (57)
Birth Place:
Long Branch, NJ, USA
Bio:
Actor: Broadway: Into the Woods, Threepenny Opera, Damn Yankees, How to Succeed…, A Class Act. Off-Broadway: Murder for Two (Lortel nomination), Anyone Can Whistle (Encores!), Forever Plaid. NY Philharmonic: Sweeney Todd (Live from Lincoln Center), Candide (Great Performances). TV/Film: "30 Rock," ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 03, 1965 (57)

Birth Place: Long Branch, NJ, USA

Bio:
Actor: Broadway: Into the Woods, Threepenny Opera, Damn Yankees, How to Succeed…, A Class Act. Off-Broadway: Murder for Two (Lortel nomination), Anyone Can Whistle (Encores!), Forever Plaid. NY Philharmonic: Sweeney Todd (Live from Lincoln Center), Candide (Great Performances). TV/Film: "30 Rock," ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Daryl Ames
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Center Encores Off-Center Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Daryl Ames
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
The Suspects
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2004
Maximilian
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Charley
Charley et al.
  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1997
Steward
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Bud Frump
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Smokey
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Filch
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Jack [Replacement]
Jack (Understudy)
Rapunzel's Prince (Understudy)
Steward (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Writer

Writing

Composer/Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist

Photos

Jeff Blumenkrantz, Adam Gwon Photo

Jeff Blumenkrantz, Adam Gwon

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Date:
05/02/2022
Jeff Blumenkrantz, Adam Gwon Photo

Jeff Blumenkrantz, Adam Gwon

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05/02/2022
Regina De Vera and Jeff Blumenkrantz Photo

Regina De Vera and Jeff Blumenkrantz

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07/31/2019
Eddie Kaye Thomas and Jeff Blumenkrantz Photo

Eddie Kaye Thomas and Jeff Blumenkrantz

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07/31/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Daryl Ames

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Center Encores Off-Center Production, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Daryl Ames

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
The Suspects

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2004
Maximilian

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Charley

Charley et al.

  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1997
Steward

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Bud Frump

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Smokey

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Filch

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Jack [Replacement]

Jack (Understudy)

Rapunzel's Prince (Understudy)

Steward (Understudy)

Productions

Writer

Writing
Composer/Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist

Jeff Blumenkrantz Biography

Actor: Broadway: Into the Woods, Threepenny Opera, Damn Yankees, How to Succeed…, A Class Act. Off-Broadway: Murder for Two (Lortel nomination), Anyone Can Whistle (Encores!), Forever Plaid. NY Philharmonic: Sweeney Todd (Live from Lincoln Center), Candide (Great Performances). TV/Film: "30 Rock," "The Good Wife," Joseph … Dreamcoat, "Will and Grace," "Law and Order(s)." Composer: 2011 Fred Ebb Award, Urban Cowboy (Tony nomination), The Jeff Blumenkrantz Songbook Podcast, I've Been Played: Alysha Umphess Swings Jeff Blumenkrantz. www.jeffblumenkrantz.com

Jeff Blumenkrantz Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical
Jeff Blumenkrantz, Murder For Two

Jeff Blumenkrantz News

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael Photo Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

Photos: Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke Receive the 2022 Fred Ebb Award Photo Photos: Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke Receive the 2022 Fred Ebb Award
by Jennifer Broski - May 3, 2022

The Fred Ebb Foundation in association with the Roundabout Theatre Company presented the seventeenth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters to the team of Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke.

New Date Announced For 17th Annual Fred Ebb Award Presentation Photo New Date Announced For 17th Annual Fred Ebb Award Presentation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

The award, named in honor of the late award-winning lyricist Fred Ebb, will be presented to the team of Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke by Heidi Blickenstaff and Julia Murney on Monday May 2nd from 6-8pm at a by-invitation-only ceremony at Bond 45. T

Photos: Inside Prospect Theater Company's Closing Performance of NOTES FROM NOW Photo Photos: Inside Prospect Theater Company's Closing Performance of NOTES FROM NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022

Prospect Theater Company recently presented the world premiere of Notes From Now.

VIDEO: Check Out Highlights From the World Premiere of NOTES FROM NOW Photo VIDEO: Check Out Highlights From the World Premiere of NOTES FROM NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2022

Prospect Theater Company released video of the world premiere of Notes From Now. Notes From Now enters its final week of performances at 59E59 Theaters, with its final performance set for Sunday, March 20 at 2:00pm. Directed and choreographed by Billy Bustamante, this brand-new musical anthology brings together songwriters from Broadway and beyond.

Photos: Prospect Theater Company Celebrates NOTES FROM NOW Opening Night Photo Photos: Prospect Theater Company Celebrates NOTES FROM NOW Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

Prospect Theater Company celebrated the world premiere opening night of Notes From Now last night with a reception following the performance.

Prospect Theater Company's NOTES FROM NOW Opens Tonight Photo Prospect Theater Company's NOTES FROM NOW Opens Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

Prospect Theater Company's world premiere of Notes From Now opens tonight, Thursday, March 10, with the strictly limited engagement set to run through Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 59E59 Theater (59 East 59th Street).

Photos: First Look at Judy McLane, Josh Lamon & More in NOTES FROM NOW Photo Photos: First Look at Judy McLane, Josh Lamon & More in NOTES FROM NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2022

Prospect Theater Company has released today production photos of the world premiere of Notes From Now. Notes From Now is set for an official Opening Night on Thursday, March 10, with the strictly limited engagement set to run through Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 59E59 Theater (59 East 59th Street).

Performances Begin Tomorrow for Prospect Theater Company's NOTES FROM NOW Photo Performances Begin Tomorrow for Prospect Theater Company's NOTES FROM NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022

Performances begin tomorrow, Wednesday, March 2nd, for Prospect Theater Company’s world premiere of Notes From Now, directed and choreographed by Billy Bustamante. This brand-new musical anthology, bringing together songwriters from Broadway and beyond, will play 59E59 Theaters, with an official opening night set for Thursday, March 10.

Photos: See Ashley Blanchet, Josh Lamon & More in Rehearsals for NOTES FROM NOW Photo Photos: See Ashley Blanchet, Josh Lamon & More in Rehearsals for NOTES FROM NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

Prospect Theater Company is presenting the world premiere of Notes From Now, directed and choreographed by Billy Bustamante. This brand-new musical anthology, bringing together songwriters from Broadway and beyond, will begin previews at 59E59 Theaters on Wednesday, March 2, with an official opening night set for Thursday, March 10.

Jeff Blumenkrantz Videos

VIDEO: Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana Perform a Mashup of 'Ten Minutes Ago' and 'You VideoVIDEO: Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana Perform a Mashup of 'Ten Minutes Ago' and 'You Are Never Away'
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, who starred on Broadway together in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella, teamed up for a new socially distanced mashup! The pair sang their rendition of 'Ten Minutes Ago' from Cinderella along with 'You Are Never Away' from Allegro!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefit Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2019

Earlier this week, The Actors Fund in association with Universal Theatrical Group and Margaret Styne presented a one-night only concert¬†of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. The evening was directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award¬ģ and Emmy Award¬ģ-winner John McDaniel wrote new orchestrations for the score and served at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra.

BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2019

The sun is gonna shine today because its the birthday of the legendary actor and comedian Steve Martin! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated musical Bright Star that he wrote the score for with Edie Brickell. Get a peek inside the show's opening night with Martin and Brickell alongside cast members including Carmen Cusack, Paul Alexander Nolan, and more! Check out the full video!

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at Premieres' INNER VOICES VideoVIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at Premieres' INNER VOICES
by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2018

PREMIERES presents this season's INNER VOICES 2018, the biennial series of solo works featuring new teams of playwrights and composers. Get a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: Carmen Cusack and the Cast of BRIGHT STAR at the Ahmanson Shine in New Music V VideoVIDEO: Carmen Cusack and the Cast of BRIGHT STAR at the Ahmanson Shine in New Music Video
by Stage Tube - Nov 1, 2017

The Tony Award nominated musical 'Bright Star' is currently running through November 19, 2017 at the Ahmanson Theatre. Presented by Center Theatre Group, the Tony Award-nominated Best Musical, with music, lyrics and story by Grammy, Emmy and Oscar winner Steve Martin and Grammy winner Edie Brickell, will be directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbieand choreographed by Josh Rhodes. See the Carmen Cusack and the cast of the show in a new music video for the opening number, 'If You Knew My Story' below!

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording
by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2017

Ghostlight Records celebrates the premiere cast recording of the musical Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater - based on the recent production by the New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center musical theater series - with a special new "Making of the Cast Album" video featuring exclusive footage from the recording session and stage production, in addition to commentary from the cast and creative team.

BWW TV Exclusive: Carmen Cusack Croons Tunes at BRIGHT STAR's Reunion Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 3, 2017

On December 12, the company of BRIGHT STAR reunited for a one-night-only concert at Town Hall. In celebration of their recent GRAMMY Award nomination, BroadwayWorld has exclusive footage from the concert - listen to Carmen Cusack croon onstage below!

STAGE TUBE: David Perlman & Natalie Weiss Spin 'All By Myself' in MOSTLY FUNNY SONGS
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2016

David Perlman (Baby It's You!, Yank!, Madagascar Live!, and other shows without exclamation points) returned to Feinstein's/54 Below last week for his solo concert debut of MOSTLY FUNNY SONGS. The show featured guest star Natalie Weiss (Breaking Down the Riffs, Les Miserables, Everyday Rapture). The pair put a spin on 'All By Myself' by Eric Carmen (sung in the style of Celine Dion) - check it out below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 27, 2016

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. The first musical written by the blockbuster team of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, the Off-Center production will star Skylar Astin, Derrick Baskin, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Nick Choksi, Eddie Cooper, Kevin Del Aguila, Santino Fontana, Clark Johnson, James Earl Jones, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Kevin Ligon, Marla Louissaint, Liz McCartney, Bonnie Milligan, Brynn O'Malley, and Kate Wetherhead. Check out a sneak peek of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Next Up at Encores! Off-Center... Preview Menken & Ashman's First Musical, GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2016

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. The first musical written by the blockbuster team of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, the Off-Center production will star Skylar Astin, Derrick Baskin, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Nick Choksi, Eddie Cooper, Kevin Del Aguila, Santino Fontana, Clark Johnson, James Earl Jones, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Eddie Korbich, Marla Louissaint, Liz McCartney, Bonnie Milligan, Brynn O'Malley, and Kate Wetherhead.


Jeff Blumenkrantz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jeff Blumenkrantz been in?
Jeff Blumenkrantz has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jeff Blumenkrantz been in?
Jeff Blumenkrantz has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jeff Blumenkrantz been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Murder For Two .

How many shows has Jeff Blumenkrantz written?
Jeff Blumenkrantz has written 2 shows including Urban Cowboy (Composer/Lyricist), Having It Almost (Composer/Lyricist).