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Jeremy Kushnier

 
Birth Place:
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Bio:
Jeremy is so excited to be part of this incredible company. Broadway: Ren in Footloose, Roger in Rent, AJ Golden in Paramour, Tommy Devito in Jersey Boys. Off-Broadway: Leo Szilard in Atomic (Drama Desk Nomination), Eddie in Shear Madness. TV: "Nurse Jackie," "The Good Wife," "Person of Interest." ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 30, 1975 (46)

Birth Place: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Bio:
Jeremy is so excited to be part of this incredible company. Broadway: Ren in Footloose, Roger in Rent, AJ Golden in Paramour, Tommy Devito in Jersey Boys. Off-Broadway: Leo Szilard in Atomic (Drama Desk Nomination), Eddie in Shear Madness. TV: "Nurse Jackie," "The Good Wife," "Person of Interest." ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Dr. Harris/Cary's father
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Basilius
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Robert Moses [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
A.J.
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Eddie
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Performance, 2014
Leo
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
James The Lesser
Priest
Pontius Pilate
Judas (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Dr. Madden/Dr. Fine
  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2008
Tommy DeVito
  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2007
Tommy DeVito
  [Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 2006
Performer
  [Philadelphia, PA (Regional)]
Prince Music Theatre Revival, 2006
Jamie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Tommy DeVito [Replacement]
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2005
Performer
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2001
Radames [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Ren McCormack
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Roger Davis [Replacement]

Photos

Jeremy Kushnier, Tony Yazbeck Photo

Jeremy Kushnier, Tony Yazbeck

From: 
Date:
02/13/2020
Robert Sella, Erika Henningsen, Laura Shoop, Michele Ragusa, Harry Hadden-Paton, Atti Photo

Robert Sella, Erika Henningsen, Laura Shoop, Michele Ragusa, Harry Hadden-Paton, Atticus Ware, Carmen Cusack, Tony Yazbeck, Emily Pynenburg, Jeremy Kushnier

From: 
Date:
02/13/2020
Jeremy Kushnier, Tony Yazbeck Photo

Jeremy Kushnier, Tony Yazbeck

From: 
Date:
02/13/2020
Jeremy Kushnier, Jennifer Cody Photo

Jeremy Kushnier, Jennifer Cody

From: 
Date:
11/08/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Dr. Harris/Cary's father

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Basilius

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Robert Moses [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
A.J.

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Eddie

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Performance, 2014
Leo

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
James The Lesser

Priest

Pontius Pilate

Judas (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Dr. Madden/Dr. Fine

  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2008
Tommy DeVito

  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2007
Tommy DeVito

  [Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 2006
Performer

  [Philadelphia, PA (Regional)]
Prince Music Theatre Revival, 2006
Jamie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Tommy DeVito [Replacement]

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2005
Performer

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2001
Radames [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Ren McCormack

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Roger Davis [Replacement]

Jeremy Kushnier Biography

Jeremy is so excited to be part of this incredible company. Broadway: Ren in Footloose, Roger in Rent, AJ Golden in Paramour, Tommy Devito in Jersey Boys. Off-Broadway: Leo Szilard in Atomic (Drama Desk Nomination), Eddie in Shear Madness. TV: "Nurse Jackie," "The Good Wife," "Person of Interest." jeremykushnier.com. Follow @jeremykushnier on Twitter & Instagram. For Nora, Patsy and Robin.

Jeremy Kushnier Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Jeremy Kushnier, Atomic
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical
Jeremy KushnierChess
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Jeremy KushnierThe Rhythm Club
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Jeremy KushnierThe Rhythm Club
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
Jeremy KushnierFootloose
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Jeremy Kushnier, Footloose

Jeremy Kushnier News

BWW Review: 10 YEARS OF REUNION CONCERTS at Feinstein's/54 Below Brings Artists and F Photo BWW Review: 10 YEARS OF REUNION CONCERTS at Feinstein's/54 Below Brings Artists and Fans to the Party
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 7, 2022

The reunion concert has been a big hit for Feinstein's all these years and last night a new concert series looked back at some of the reunion shows that have been hits for the club.

Broadway Streaming Guide: March 2022 - Where to Watch WEST SIDE STORY & More New Rele Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: March 2022 - Where to Watch WEST SIDE STORY & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - Mar 5, 2022

What to streamThis March, Broadway fans will be treated with several new albums, concerts, and television shows to binge. From Steven Spielberg's acclaimed film adaption of West Side Story to new episodes of Central Park, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Amy Spanger, Lee Roy Reams, 54 SINGS SARA BAREILLES and More Coming Up This Month At  Photo Amy Spanger, Lee Roy Reams, 54 SINGS SARA BAREILLES and More Coming Up This Month At Feinstein's/54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2022

Next month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW to Host Julia Murney, Amy Spanger, Kira Stone, and More! Photo FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW to Host Julia Murney, Amy Spanger, Kira Stone, and More!
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 26, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

Jennifer Laura Thompson, Rob McClure & More Will Celebrate Feinstein's/54 Below's 10  Photo Jennifer Laura Thompson, Rob McClure & More Will Celebrate Feinstein's/54 Below's 10 Year Anniversary
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present 10 Years of Reunion Concerts: Celebrating Feinstein’s/54 Below’s 10 Year Anniversary on March 6, 2022 at 7:00 and 9:45pm.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; The Gateway's NEWSIES L Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; The Gateway's NEWSIES Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; Gateway's BEST MUSICAL  Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; Gateway's BEST MUSICAL Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show! Photo VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2021

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, October 19, for the return of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the new musical FLYING OVER SUNSET. Check out all new clips from the show featuring Carmen Cusack, Kanisha Marie Feliciano, Harry Hadden-Paton, Nehal Joshi, Emily Pynenburg, Michele Ragusa, Robert Sella, Laura Shoop, Atticus Ware, and Tony Yazbeck!

CAMELOT Extended Following Sold Out Opening Night Photo CAMELOT Extended Following Sold Out Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2021

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the outdoor production of Camelot, with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, had a successful opening night and, due to popular demand, performances are now extended through Sunday, September 5.

Bay Street's CAMELOT is Now Playing Outdoors in Bridgehampton Photo Bay Street's CAMELOT is Now Playing Outdoors in Bridgehampton
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2021

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the outdoor production of Camelot, with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, is now playing through August 29.

Jeremy Kushnier Videos

VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show! VideoVIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2021

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, October 19, for the return of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the new musical FLYING OVER SUNSET. Check out all new clips from the show featuring Carmen Cusack, Kanisha Marie Feliciano, Harry Hadden-Paton, Nehal Joshi, Emily Pynenburg, Michele Ragusa, Robert Sella, Laura Shoop, Atticus Ware, and Tony Yazbeck!

Bucks County Playhouse Re-Opens This Weekend With HALLOWEEN ROCK 'N' ROLL CONCERT VideoBucks County Playhouse Re-Opens This Weekend With HALLOWEEN ROCK 'N' ROLL CONCERT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 30, 2020

During this Pandemic, the theatrical industry has been one of those hit the hardest. Following CDC and PA Department of Health safety guidelines, Bucks County Playhouse re-opens this weekend with ¬†its all-new ‚ÄúHalloween Rock ‚Äėn‚Äô Roll Concert,‚ÄĚ performed ¬†live on the Playhouse stage.

VIDEO: Former RENT Cast Members Sing 'Will I?' with Arts Workers for Federal Relief VideoVIDEO: Former RENT Cast Members Sing 'Will I?' with Arts Workers for Federal Relief
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

Former cast members from various productions of Rent joined forces to perform 'Will I?' as part as Be An #ArtsHero's Labor Day of Action.

VIDEO: Peppermint, Taylor Iman Jones, Bonnie Milligan and More From the Cast of HEAD  VideoVIDEO: Peppermint, Taylor Iman Jones, Bonnie Milligan and More From the Cast of HEAD OVER HEELS Reunite in Song
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2020

EW has shared a video of the cast of Head Over Heels reuniting in song! 

VIDEO: Listen to a Song from FLYING OVER SUNSET in New TV Spot VideoVIDEO: Listen to a Song from FLYING OVER SUNSET in New TV Spot
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2020

Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming production of the new musical Flying Over Sunset is officially in rehearsals! The musical, with a book and direction by James Lapine, music by Tom Kitt, and lyrics by Michael Korie, featuring choreography by Michelle Dorrance, will begin previews Thursday, March 12, and open on Thursday, April 16 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).Check out a just-released TV spot for the new musical, featuring brand new music by Kitt and Korie!

VIDEO: First Look at GOD OF CARNAGE at Redhouse VideoVIDEO: First Look at GOD OF CARNAGE at Redhouse
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2019

Redhouse continues its stellar 2019 season with the Tony Award-Winning play, God of Carnage co-starring two Broadway veterans Jeremy Kushnier and Jennifer Cody who both will make their Redhouse MainStage debuts. The show, will be directed by Redhouse Artistic Director, Tony Nominated actor and Director Hunter Foster, who is coming off his directorial debut at Redhouse of the smash hit RENT. 'This show portrays a very realistic and sometimes uncomfortable view of parenting and manages to do it in a very fast-paced and comedic way'. The show opened at Redhouse November 7th with performances running through November 17th.

BWW Review: FOOTLOOSE at The Muny is a Timeless Smash Hit VideoBWW Review: FOOTLOOSE at The Muny is a Timeless Smash Hit
by Tanya Seale - Jul 20, 2019

Sunday shoes are being kicked off right and left in Footloose at The Muny right now, as Christian Borle, the two-time Tony Award winner who has been in 11 Broadway shows, makes his musical theatre directing debut. In this four-time Tony Award-nominated adaptation of the 1984 movie by the same title, you'll find actors of all shapes and colors (insert heart-eye emojis for days!) who fill the stage again and again with dynamic dancing to songs...

VIDEO: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE At The Muny VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE At The Muny
by Alan Henry - Jul 19, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of Footloose! Check out the video!

VIDEO: Peppermint, Rachel York & More Sound Off on the Message of HEAD OVER HEELS VideoVIDEO: Peppermint, Rachel York & More Sound Off on the Message of HEAD OVER HEELS
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Head Over Heels, the new musical comedy featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's - the most successful female rock band of all time - will play its final Broadway performance at Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street) this weekend, on Sunday, January 6, 2019. Before it goes forever however, the cast is opening up about the show's important message of love and acceptance. 'Head Over Heels presents a kind of utopian society, where love and authenticity reigns,' says cast member Rachel York. Check out what the rest of the gang had to say below!

VIDEO: HEAD OVER HEELS Performs at the Parade VideoVIDEO: HEAD OVER HEELS Performs at the Parade
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

The cast of Head Over Heels brought their beat to the 2018 Thanksgiving Day Parade on CBS!


Jeremy Kushnier Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jeremy Kushnier been in?
Jeremy Kushnier has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jeremy Kushnier been in?
Jeremy Kushnier has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jeremy Kushnier been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Atomic , Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Chess , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Rhythm Club , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Rhythm Club Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Footloose and Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Footloose .