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Jill Furman

 
Bio:
Jill Furman was co-lead producer of In the Heights, which won the Tony Award¬ģ for Best Musical in 2008. Past Broadway productions: West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox, Fortune‚Äô s Fool. Past Off-Broadway productions: On the Line, Adult Entertainment. Currently: the hip-hop comedy group ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jill Furman was co-lead producer of In the Heights, which won the Tony Award¬ģ for Best Musical in 2008. Past Broadway productions: West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox, Fortune‚Äô s Fool. Past Off-Broadway productions: On the Line, Adult Entertainment. Currently: the hip-hop comedy group ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

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

Photos

Jenny Steingart, Jill Furman, and the cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Photo

Jenny Steingart, Jill Furman, and the cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME

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Date:
10/20/2021
Producer Jill Furman and Roy Furman Photo

Producer Jill Furman and Roy Furman

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Date:
09/15/2021
Jill Furman, Jenny Steingart Photo

Jill Furman, Jenny Steingart

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10/03/2019
Jill Furman, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jenny Steingart, Thomas Kail Photo

Jill Furman, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jenny Steingart, Thomas Kail

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02/13/2019
Larson Grant Panelists Jill Furman and Jason Michael Webb Photo

Larson Grant Panelists Jill Furman and Jason Michael Webb

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03/07/2017

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Producer

[US Tour, 2016]
Producer

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2013]
Producer

[Broadway, 2012]
Producer

[Broadway, 2011]
Producer

[Broadway, 2008]
Producer

[US Tour, 2007]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Producer

Producer

[Broadway, 2006]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Producer

[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer

[Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer

Jill Furman Biography

Jill Furman was co-lead producer of In the Heights, which won the Tony Award¬ģ for Best Musical in 2008. Past Broadway productions: West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox, Fortune‚Äô 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.

Jill Furman Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical Gold Star
Jill FurmanHamilton
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Musical
Jill Furman, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Musical Gold Star
Jill Furman, In The Heights
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Musical
Jill Furman, The Drowsy Chaperone

Jill Furman News

Hippodrome Announces HAMILTON Lottery For $10 Tickets Photo Hippodrome Announces HAMILTON Lottery For $10 Tickets
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2022

Producer Jeffrey Seller and the historic Hippodrome Theatre at the France-Merrick Performing Arts Center announce a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show's first performance (October 11) in Baltimore. 

#HAM4HAM Lottery Announced for HAMILTON in Columbus Photo #HAM4HAM Lottery Announced for HAMILTON in Columbus
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

Producer Jeffrey Seller and PNC Broadway in Columbus announced a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show’s first performance on Tuesday, October 4 in Columbus at the Ohio Theatre.

#HAM4HAM Lotter Announces for HAMILTON Engagement in Cosa Mesa Photo #HAM4HAM Lotter Announces for HAMILTON Engagement in Cosa Mesa
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 16, 2022

Producer Jeffrey Seller and Segerstrom Center for the Arts announce a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets that begins in conjunction with the show's first performance September 28 in Costa Mesa at Segerstom Center for the Arts.  A limited number of tickets will be available for every performance for $10 each. 

Lottery Announced For HAMILTON at the Hult Center Photo Lottery Announced For HAMILTON at the Hult Center
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

A digital lottery has been announced for HAMILTON tickets, which will begin in conjunction with the show’s first performance (Sept. 13) in Eugene at the Hult Center.

#HAM4HAM Ticket Lottery Announced For HAMILTON Cincinnati Engagement Photo #HAM4HAM Ticket Lottery Announced For HAMILTON Cincinnati Engagement
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

Producer Jeffrey Seller and Broadway in Cincinnati announce a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show's first performance (Sept. 6) in Cincinnati at the Aronoff Center. 

Brisbane to Host HAMILTON in 2023 Photo Brisbane to Host HAMILTON in 2023
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 28, 2022

Brisbane will be the third Australian city to present the Tony¬ģ, Grammy¬ģ, Olivier and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical HAMILTON in 2023.

Tickets for HAMILTON at Playhouse Square To Go On Sale in September Photo Tickets for HAMILTON at Playhouse Square To Go On Sale in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022

Single tickets for¬†HAMILTON¬†will go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 8th, at 10 a.m., online, or by calling 216-241-6000. Tickets will be available for performances December 6 ‚Äď January 15. Tickets for¬†HAMILTON¬†will not be available for purchase at the Playhouse Square box office.¬†¬†¬†¬†

Philadelphia Theatre Company Hires Married Couple Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky as  Photo Philadelphia Theatre Company Hires Married Couple Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky as Artistic Director
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Philadelphia Theatre Company has announced a new duo on their artistic leadership team. Taibi Mager and Tyler Dobrowsky are a married couple who will assume the role of artistic director together.

HAMILTON Comes to Segerstrom Center For The Arts Next Month Photo HAMILTON Comes to Segerstrom Center For The Arts Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

HAMILTON performs September 28 through October 16, 2022, at Segerstrom Center for the Arts.

New Performers To Join The Australian Cast of HAMILTON Photo New Performers To Join The Australian Cast of HAMILTON
by Grace Cutler - Aug 14, 2022

Sami Afuni and Rowan Witt will be joining the HAMILTON family.

Jill Furman Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME VideoVIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2021

Before Hamilton and In The Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme, the highly-acclaimed improv sensation conceived by Anthony Veneziale and created by Thomas Kail, Lin Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale.

VIDEO: HAMILTON 'And Peggy' Tour Cast Thanks San Francisco VideoVIDEO: HAMILTON 'And Peggy' Tour Cast Thanks San Francisco
by Stage Tube - Sep 5, 2021

As the 'And Peggy' touring company of Hamilton wraps performances in San Francisco tonight, some of the members of the cast have made a video thanking the city, and its people, for the experience.

VIDEO: Watch FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Anthony Veneziale Improvise a TED Talk! VideoVIDEO: Watch FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Anthony Veneziale Improvise a TED Talk!
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2019

Anthony Veneziale, known better as Freestyle Love Supreme's Two-Touch, just took improv to a whole new level. Watch Below as the Broadway-bound performer presents his very own, fully improvised TED talk!

Summer Flashback: IN THE HEIGHTS Opens on Broadway! VideoSummer Flashback: IN THE HEIGHTS Opens on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 28, 2019

No me diga! While we wait to see the Tony-winning Best Musical In the Heights up on the big screen next year, we're looking back at the show's Broadway beginnings with this special video of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Karen Olivo, Mandy Gonzalez, and more on their opening night at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out all the footage!

#TBT: IN THE HEIGHTS Says Goodbye To Broadway Video#TBT: IN THE HEIGHTS Says Goodbye To Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 7, 2019

Lights up in Washington Heights! The Tony-winning Best Musical In the Heights celebrates its eleventh anniversary this week, so in honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's closing night speech courtesy of Lin-Manuel Miranda. Check out all the footage below!

#TBT To Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway Debut in IN THE HEIGHTS Video#TBT To Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway Debut in IN THE HEIGHTS
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Dec 27, 2018

The last few weeks have been pretty epic for New York's own, Lin-Manuel Miranda! With the success and rave reviews from Mary Poppins Returns, receiving a Kennedy center honor for Hamilton and now preparing to reprise his role in Puerto Rico for the launch of the third national tour of Hamilton, it's safe to say that Miranda is on top of the world! 

VIDEO: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Sings a Remixed Medley of HAMILTON Songs VideoVIDEO: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Sings a Remixed Medley of HAMILTON Songs
by Stage Tube - Mar 2, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with 'Weird Al' Yankovic to release a new track, 'The Hamilton Polka.' Weird Al mashes up some of our favorite songs from Hamilton and sets them to polka music, creating an epic and catchy result. Listen to the track below!

BWW TV: Get a First Look at the London Cast of HAMILTON Performing 'My Shot' VideoBWW TV: Get a First Look at the London Cast of HAMILTON Performing 'My Shot'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2017

HAMILTON officially opened the newly rebuilt and restored Victoria Palace Theatre on 21 December 2017 (with previews from 6 December 2017). Check out a clip of the cast performing 'My Shot' here!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs HAMILTON in Under 3 Minutes VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs HAMILTON in Under 3 Minutes
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 5, 2017

In a way only he could... HAMILTON star Lin-Manuel Miranda performs his award-winning musical in three minutes with the help of ELLEN's 7-year-old presidential expert, Macey Hensley. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside 'The Room Where It Happens' - Hamilton West End's First Day of Reh VideoSTAGE TUBE: Inside 'The Room Where It Happens' - Hamilton West End's First Day of Rehearsals!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2017

Hamilton West End has tweeted a new video from the company's first day of rehearsal. The video features the cast and crew discussing their excitement, complete with footage from inside the rehearsal room.


Jill Furman Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jill Furman been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Hamilton , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella Best Musical (Tony Awards) for In The Heights and Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Drowsy Chaperone .

What awards has Jill Furman won?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Hamiltonand Best Musical (Tony Awards) for In The Heights.