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Jennifer Simard

 
Date Of Death:
August 08, 2022 (???)
Bio:
Jennifer Simard is a Tony Award, four-time Drama Desk Award, three-time Drama League Award and Lucille Lortel Award nominee. Broadway credits include: Mean Girls (Adult Woman); Disaster! (Sister Mary Downey, Tony nomination); Hello, Dolly! (Ernestina); The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: August 08, 2022
Date of Death: August 08, 2022 (0)

Bio:
Jennifer Simard is a Tony Award, four-time Drama Desk Award, three-time Drama League Award and Lucille Lortel Award nominee. Broadway credits include: Mean Girls (Adult Woman); Disaster! (Sister Mary Downey, Tony nomination); Hello, Dolly! (Ernestina); The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2021
Sarah
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
Muny Production, 2018
Miss Hannigan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ms. Norbury [Replacement]
Mrs. Heron [Replacement]
Mrs. George [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ernestina
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Sister Mary Downy
  [Off-Broadway]
Return Engagement [Off-Broadway], 2013
Sister Mary
Sister Mary [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2013
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2006
Rona Lisa Peretti
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Clara Kinsey
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Clara Kinsey
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Rona Lisa Peretti [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2004
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Woman
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1996
Woman #1
Woman #1
Performer (Understudy)

Photos

Bobby Conte, Christopher Sieber and Jennifer Simard Photo

Bobby Conte, Christopher Sieber and Jennifer Simard

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07/10/2022
Jennifer Simard and Patrick Hinds Photo

Jennifer Simard and Patrick Hinds

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06/12/2022
Jamie DuMont, Jennifer Simard and Rob Russo Photo

Jamie DuMont, Jennifer Simard and Rob Russo

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06/12/2022
Jennifer Simard and Richard Ridge Photo

Jennifer Simard and Richard Ridge

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06/12/2022
Jennifer Simard and Brad Robertson Photo

Jennifer Simard and Brad Robertson

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06/12/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2021
Sarah

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
Muny Production, 2018
Miss Hannigan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ms. Norbury [Replacement]

Mrs. Heron [Replacement]

Mrs. George [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ernestina

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Sister Mary Downy

  [Off-Broadway]
Return Engagement [Off-Broadway], 2013
Sister Mary

Sister Mary [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2013
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2006
Rona Lisa Peretti

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Clara Kinsey

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Clara Kinsey

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Rona Lisa Peretti [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2004
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Woman

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1996
Woman #1

Woman #1

Performer (Understudy)

Jennifer Simard Biography

Jennifer Simard is a Tony Award, four-time Drama Desk Award, three-time Drama League Award and Lucille Lortel Award nominee. Broadway credits include: Mean Girls (Adult Woman); Disaster! (Sister Mary Downey, Tony nomination); Hello, Dolly! (Ernestina); The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (opposite Mo Rocca); and the companies of Sister Act and Shrek the Musical. Off-Broadway credits include the original companies of Forbidden Broadway: SVU; The Thing About Men; and I Love You, You‚Äôre Perfect, Now Change. Film credits include The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas, Wish You Were Dead and Sisters. Television credits include: ‚ÄúThe Good Wife,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúLaw & Order,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúLaw & Order: SVU,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe King of Queens‚ÄĚ, and ‚ÄúYounger.‚ÄĚ See more at her website www.jennifersimard.com and follow her on Twitter @simardjennifer and Instagram @thejennifersimard. For Barbara Barrie.

Jennifer Simard Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Jennifer Simard, Company
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Jennifer Simard, Company
 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jennifer Simard, Disaster
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Jennifer Simard, Disaster!
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Jennifer Simard, Disaster!
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jennifer Simard, Disaster!
 
The Lortels - 2005 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Jennifer SimardForbidden Broadway: SVU
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Jennifer Simard, The Thing About Men
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical
Jennifer Simard, I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change

Jennifer Simard News

VIDEO: COMPANY on Broadway Takes Final Bows Photo VIDEO: COMPANY on Broadway Takes Final Bows
by BWW Staff - Jul 31, 2022

COMPANY on Broadway took its final bow on Sunday, July 31. Watch the final curtain call including appearances by director Marianne Elliot and producer Chris Harper. 

COMPANY Takes Its Final Bow Today With Plans for A North American Tour Photo COMPANY Takes Its Final Bow Today With Plans for A North American Tour
by Grace Cutler - Jul 31, 2022

COMPANY on Broadway takes its final bow today, July 31st at 2pm. This gender-swapped revival received five 2022 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical. Upon closing, this revival of Stephen Sondheim’s and George Furth’s COMPANY will have played 300 performances (268 regular performances and 32 previews).

Photos: Go Inside Broadway Barks with Bernadette Peters & More! Photo Photos: Go Inside Broadway Barks with Bernadette Peters & More!
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 10, 2022

Over the past 23 years, more than 2,000 cats and dogs have stolen Broadway's spotlight and the hearts of all who come to Broadway Barks, which returned to Shubert Alley for the 24th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event, the first in-person event since 2018. Check out photos from inside Broadway Barks 2022!

Watch The Latest Episode of Working in The Theatre For An In Depth Look At The World  Photo Watch The Latest Episode of Working in The Theatre For An In Depth Look At The World of COMPANY
by Grace Cutler - Jul 10, 2022

Director Marianne Elliott and the cast, interviewed by the American Theatre Wing's President and CEO Heather Hitchens, share the journey of Company on Broadway.

Jeff Kready Will Play David in COMPANY, Opposite Real-Life Wife Nikki Renee Daniels Photo Jeff Kready Will Play David in COMPANY, Opposite Real-Life Wife Nikki Renee Daniels
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

Jeff Kready has announced that he will temporarily be taking over the role of David in Company on Broadway, from July 5-24. He will be playing the onstage husband of his real-life wife, Nikki Renee Daniels, who plays the role of Jenny.

Hugh Jackman, Alex Brightman, Ramin Karimloo, and Many More Set For BROADWAY BARKS Photo Hugh Jackman, Alex Brightman, Ramin Karimloo, and Many More Set For BROADWAY BARKS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Broadway Barks returns to Shubert Alley on Saturday, July 9th, 2022 for the 24th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event, the first in-person event since 2018. Learn more about who will be attending this year's event!

COMPANY Sets Summer Closing on Broadway; Show to Tour in 2023-24 Photo COMPANY Sets Summer Closing on Broadway; Show to Tour in 2023-24
by BWW Staff - Jun 21, 2022

The thrilling revival of Stephen Sondheim’s and George Furth’s Company, which is the most honored musical of the Broadway season receiving every major award for Best Musical Revival including the 2022 Tony Award, will play its final performance at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on Sunday, July 31 at 2 PM. A North American tour of Company is planned for the 2023-2024 season.

Photos: Jennifer Simard Receives Her Portrait at Sardi's Photo Photos: Jennifer Simard Receives Her Portrait at Sardi's
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 13, 2022

Just recently, Jennifer Simard celebrated receiving a coveted portrait at Sardi's. During the unveiling, Simard was surrounded by her friends, including her castmates from Company.

From the Winner's Circle: COMPANY Producer Chris Harper Talks Sondheim Memories and M Photo From the Winner's Circle: COMPANY Producer Chris Harper Talks Sondheim Memories and More
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2022

Company has won the 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, watch as producer Chris Harper talks to the press.

COMPANY Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical Photo COMPANY Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical
by Team BWW - Jun 12, 2022

Company has won the 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical.

Jennifer Simard Videos

VIDEO: COMPANY on Broadway Takes Final Bows VideoVIDEO: COMPANY on Broadway Takes Final Bows
by BWW Staff - Jul 31, 2022

COMPANY on Broadway took its final bow on Sunday, July 31. Watch the final curtain call including appearances by director Marianne Elliot and producer Chris Harper. 

VIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks Representing Mental Health Struggles in COMPANY on CBS MORNIN VideoVIDEO: Matt Doyle Talks Representing Mental Health Struggles in COMPANY on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Jun 10, 2022

Doyle discussed how he reacted to his recent Tony nomination for the performance, why Sondheim is the 'Shakespeare' of our time, and how they re-imagined Jamie for the new revival of Company. The interview also featured footage of Doyle performing 'Getting Married Today' and commentary from his Company co-star, Patti LuPone.

VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Perform a Dramatic Reading of Stephen Colbert's 'Meanwhile' VideoVIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Perform a Dramatic Reading of Stephen Colbert's 'Meanwhile' Segment on THE LATE SHOW
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

During Patti LuPone's appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last month, she filmed an exclusive video, which has now been posted to the show's YouTube channel! In the video, LuPone performs a dramatic reading of an excerpt of one of Colbert's 'Meanwhile' segments.

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: COMPANY's Jennifer Simard VideoMeet the 2022 Tony Nominees: COMPANY's Jennifer Simard
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 10, 2022

Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Jennifer Simard! Watch the interview here! 'Every night I walk into my dressing room and see [Stephen Sondheim's] pictures,' explained jennifer. 'I can't believe it. I pinch myself that I get this privilege to do this.'

VIDEO: Patti LuPone Performs 'Ladies Who Lunch' From COMPANY on THE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Patti LuPone Performs 'Ladies Who Lunch' From COMPANY on THE LATE SHOW
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Patti LuPone took the stage at The Late Show with Stephen Colbert where she performed 'Ladies Who Lunch' from Company. Watch the video here!

VIDEO: Broadway Legend Joel Grey Stops In to Celebrate Bryant Park Day! VideoVIDEO: Broadway Legend Joel Grey Stops In to Celebrate Bryant Park Day!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2022

This afternoon, Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Tony Award Winner¬†Joel Grey, (standing in for Mayor Adams), presented a proclamation from New York City to declare May 11, 2022¬†‚ÄúBryant Park Day,‚Ä̬†to celebrate Bryant Park‚Äôs 30th¬†anniversary of reopening in 1992.

VIDEO: Jennifer Simard Talks COMPANY, Sondheim & More on Backstage with Richard Ridge VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Simard Talks COMPANY, Sondheim & More on Backstage with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 4, 2022

Audiences at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theater are rolling in the aisles eight times a week, partly because of the brilliant performance by the always hysterical Jennifer Simard.

VIDEO: COMPANY Cast Performs Title Song on The TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: COMPANY Cast Performs Title Song on The TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - May 4, 2022

TODAY's Best of Broadway Week continues with Company performing the title song. The performance included Katrina Lenk,  Matt Doyle, Christopher Fitzgerald, Christopher Sieber, Jennifer Simard, Terence Archie, Etai Benson, Bobby Conte, Nikki Renée Daniels, Claybourne Elder, Greg Hildreth, Manu Narayan as Theo, Rashidra Scott, and Anisha Nagarajan.

VIDEO: Katrina Lenk Performs 'Being Alive' From COMPANY on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYER VideoVIDEO: Katrina Lenk Performs 'Being Alive' From COMPANY on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

Katrina Lenk took the stage to perform 'Being Alive' from Company on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS. Watch the full video!

VIDEO: Patti LuPone Talks Theatre Etiquette at COMPANY, EVITA & More on THE VIEW VideoVIDEO: Patti LuPone Talks Theatre Etiquette at COMPANY, EVITA & More on THE VIEW
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Patti LuPone sat down with the women of The View this morning to discuss starring in Company on Broadway. LuPone, who recently returned to the production after being diagnosed with COVID-19, discussed her first bow back at Company in which she was hit with roses by an audience member. Watch the complete interview now!


Jennifer Simard Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jennifer Simard been in?
Jennifer Simard has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jennifer Simard been in?
Jennifer Simard has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jennifer Simard been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Company , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Company , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Disaster , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Disaster! , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Disaster! , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Disaster! , Outstanding Featured Actress (The Lortels) for Forbidden Broadway: SVU Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Thing About Men and Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change .

What awards has Jennifer Simard won?
Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Thing About Men.