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Jill Furman BIO

Jill Furman was co-lead producer of In the Heights, which won the Tony Award® for Best Musical in 2008. Past Broadway productions: West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox, Fortune’ s Fool. Past Off-Broadway productions: On the Line, Adult Entertainment. Currently: the hip-hop comedy group Freestyle Love Supreme, which will soon shoot a television pilot for a cable network, and the upcoming film Greetings From Tim Buckley, which she executive produced. In 2011 Jill received the Robert Whitehead Award for Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Theatre Producing. Boards: MCC Theater, David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center. Member: National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.

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Jill Furman Productions

[Broadway, 2024]
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
[US Tour, 2016]
[Broadway, 2015]
[Broadway, 2013]
[Broadway, 2012]
[Broadway, 2011]
[Broadway, 2008]
[US Tour, 2007]
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
[Broadway, 2006]
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer
[Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer

Jill Furman Awards and Nominations

Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical

Jill FurmanHamilton

Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Musical

Jill Furman, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella

Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Musical

Jill Furman, In The Heights

Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Musical

Jill Furman, The Drowsy Chaperone

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Jill Furman News

HAMILTON Announces #HAM4HAM Drawing At All Salt Lake City Performances

Producer Jeffrey Seller and Zions Bank Broadway at the Eccles have announced a digital drawing for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show's first performance on Wednesday, July 31 in Salt Lake City at Eccles Theater. 
Photos: Inside SUFFS 100th Performance on Broadway

Suffs celebrated its 100th performance on Broadway. See photos!

BroadwayCon has revealed the lineup for its First Look and Showcase, treating attendees to performances from some of the newest and most talked-about shows on stage this year. BroadwayCon 2024 First Look and Showcase will take place Friday, July 21, 2023.
Morgan Anita Wood Will Make Her Broadway Debut as 'Eliza' in HAMILTON

Indianapolis native Morgan Anita Wood will make her Broadway debut as ‘Eliza’ in HAMILTON beginning this month.
Video: Watch an All-New Trailer for HAMILTON on Broadway

Get a first look at a new trailer for Hamilton on Broadway! Learn more about the show and see how to purchase tickets.
Video: Meet the Creators Behind the Tony-Nominated Shows of 2024

What makes a perfect Broadway play or musical? The creators of this season's Tony-nominated productions have some idea!
Recap the 2024 Tony Awards Acceptance Speeches

The 77th Annual Tony Awards have officially begun! As winners take the stage this evening, stay tuned to BroadwayWorld as we bring you full text of all of the acceptance speeches; from the emotional to the humorous, and everything in between.
Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2024 Tony Awards

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing)! Check back all night long for more photos!
Single Tickets To HAMILTON On Sale At The Fabulous Fox Theatre

Single tickets for HAMILTON are now available for purchase. Don't miss your chance to see the award-winning musical live at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis.
Exclusive: On SUFFS and Motherhood

In this edition, we hear from producer Rachel Sussman, who contributed the below essay about her four-time Tony-nominated Best Musical, Suffs.
Listen: SUFFS Original Broadway Cast Recording is Available Now

Suffs (Original Broadway Cast Recording), the official musical companion to the 6x Tony Award-nominated new musical from award-winning singer-songwriter Shaina Taub, is available now! Listen to the full album here!
Photos: Inside the 2024 Outer Critics Circle Awards

Just yesterday, the Outer Critics Circle (OCC), the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, celebrated the winners of the 2024 Outer Critics Circle Awards. View a full list of winners and check out photos from inside the special event here.
Feature: The VIPS Behind The Curtain at the Ziegfeld Ballroom!

The 2024 Drama League Awards were held on May 17th at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City, marking a spectacular celebration of theatrical excellence!
Shaina Taub Reveals Voice Notes from the SUFFS Songwriting Journey

Suffs' book writer and lyricist Shaina Taub recently shared voice note recordings from the writing process. Hear how the musical evolved into what it is today.
SUFFS' Ally Bonino Takes Over Our Instagram Today

Follow along on our Instagram story as Alliy Bonino, who plays 'Lucy Burns,' takes you behind the scenes of Suffs, currently running at the Music Box Theatre.
Photos: Behind the Scenes with the 2024 Tony Nominees

The nominees gathered at the Sofitel New York on Thursday to meet the press for the first time and BroadwayWorld was there for the special day. Check out behind the scenes photos of the 2024 nominees below and check out even more of the acting nominees and creative nominees.
Photos: Meet the 2024 Creative Tony Nominees

The nominees gathered at the Sofitel New York yesterday to meet the press for the first time and BroadwayWorld was there for the special day. Check out photos of the 2024 creative nominees here.
HAM4HAM Lottery Announced for HAMILTON Dallas Engagement

Jeffrey Seller and Broadway Dallas as a part of the Germania Insurance Broadway Series announce a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show's first performance Wednesday, May 8, 2024 in Dallas at Winspear Opera House.
Photos: See Gloria Steinem, Heidi Schreck & More at SUFFS ERA Night

Last night, Suffs hosted ERA (Equal Rights Amendment) Night at The Music Box Theatre! See photos!
2024 Tony Awards Nominations- Live Reactions

The nominations for the 77th Annual Tony Awards were announced this morning by Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Renée Elise Goldsberry. Follow us throughout the day, as we'll bring you Tony nominee reactions!


What awards has Jill Furman been nominated for?

Jill Furman has been nominated for several awards, including Best Musical at the Tony Awards for "Hamilton," Best Revival of a Musical at the Tony Awards for "Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella," Best Musical at the Tony Awards for "In The Heights," and Best Musical at the Tony Awards for "The Drowsy Chaperone."

What awards has Jill Furman won?

Jill Furman has won the Tony Award for Best Musical for "Hamilton" and "In The Heights."

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