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Judy Kuhn

 
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Judy Kuhn most recently appeared on Broadway and the West End in Fiddler on the Roof. Other Bway appearances include Fun Home, She Loves Me (Tony nomination), Chess (Tony & Drama Desk nominations), Les Miserables (Tony & Drama Desk nominations). Off Broadway: Rags (Drama Desk nomination), Two ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Judy Kuhn most recently appeared on Broadway and the West End in Fiddler on the Roof. Other Bway appearances include Fun Home, She Loves Me (Tony nomination), Chess (Tony & Drama Desk nominations), Les Miserables (Tony & Drama Desk nominations). Off Broadway: Rags (Drama Desk nomination), Two ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Revival, 2021
Sara Jane Moore
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Production at the Kennedy Center, 2019
Ethel McCormack
  [West End]
London Revival at Menier Chocolate Factory, 2018
Golde
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores! Production, 2018
Ruth
Elizabeth
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Golde [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Helen Bechdel
Helen Bechdel [Replacement]
  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2014
Matilda Schell
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Public Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Helen
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Concert, 0
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2013
Fosca
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2006
Fantine [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Benefit Concert, 2005
Performer
Mary Bailey
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2002
Fanny Brice
  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Fosca
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Performer
  [Chicago]
World Premiere, 2000
Jo
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1998
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1998
Joan Fletcher
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1997
Performer
Michal
  [Regional (US)]
Los Angeles Production, 1993
Betty Schaefer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Amalia Balash
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Miss Helen Burton
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1989
Maria/Futura
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1988
Florence
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Whore
Cosette
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1986
Bella Cohen
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1985
Succubae / Miss Isabel Yearsley
Citizen of Cloisterham
Alice / Miss Isabel Yearsley
Succubus (Isabel Yearsley)
Alice/Isabel Yearsley
Rosa Bud / Miss Deirdre Peregrine (Understudy)
Edwin Drood / Miss Alice Nutting (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Alice (Isabel Yearsley)
Citizen of Cloisterham
Succubus (Isabel Yearsley)
Alice/Isabel Yearsley
Edwin Drood (Alice Nutting)/Rosa Bud (Deidre Peregrine) (Understudy)
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Performer

Judy Kuhn Movies

Pocahontas
 
[1995]
Pocahont'singing
Day on Fire
 
[2006]
Judy
Enchanted
 
[2007]
Pregnant Woman with Kids
tick, tick... BOOM!
 
[2021]
Nan

Judy Kuhn TV Shows

Law & Order
 
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Adrienne Longmire, Beth Prentiss, Ladies' Room Witness

Judy Kuhn Biography

Judy Kuhn most recently appeared on Broadway and the West End in Fiddler on the Roof. Other Bway appearances include Fun Home, She Loves Me (Tony nomination), Chess (Tony & Drama Desk nominations), Les Miserables (Tony & Drama Desk nominations). Off Broadway: Rags (Drama Desk nomination), Two Shakespearean Actors (Lincoln Center Theatre), Alan Menken & Tim Rice's King David, and The Mystery of Edwin Drood (NYSF). Most recently Judy appeared as Fosca in Stephen Sondheim & James Lapine's Passion at CSC directed by John Doyle, and The Visit by John Kander, Fred Ebb & Terrance McNally at The Williamstown Theater Festival, also directed by John Doyle. She was the singing voice of Disney's Pocahontas and has released three solo CD's.

Judy Kuhn Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Assassins
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Assassins
 
Drama League Awards - 2015 - Distinguished Performance Award
Judy Kuhn, Fun Home
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Fun Home
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Fun Home
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Judy Kuhn, Fun Home
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Judy Kuhn, Passion
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, She Loves Me
 
Olivier Awards - 1990 - Outstanding Performance of the Year by an Actress in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Metropolis
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Judy Kuhn, Chess
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Chess
 
Tony Awards - 1987 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Judy Kuhn, Les Misérables

Judy Kuhn News

Carly Gold to Present BROADWAY TEENS RAISE THEIR VOICES FOR GUN SAFETY Benefit Concer Photo Carly Gold to Present BROADWAY TEENS RAISE THEIR VOICES FOR GUN SAFETY Benefit Concert at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2023

Broadway performer Carly Gold will present a benefit concert to support common-sense gun safety legislation featuring young performers from the Broadway, film, and television community at The Green Room 42 on March 26th.

Billy May to Play Pre-Valentine's Day Concert at The Green Room 42 Photo Billy May to Play Pre-Valentine's Day Concert at The Green Room 42
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 21, 2023

Celebrate Valentine's Day early with NYC's HOTTEST Rockstar, Billy May, at The Green Room 42 in Manhattan on Saturday, February 11.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to The Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to The Green Room 42 This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 8, 2023

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies, and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, January 23rd at The Green Room 42 at 7pm.

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by BWW - Dec 27, 2022

12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favo Photo 12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 19, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 19th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

The Green Room 42 to Present SEX, LOVE & SONDHEIM in January Photo The Green Room 42 to Present SEX, LOVE & SONDHEIM in January
by Blair Ingenthron - Dec 17, 2022

The Green Room 42 will present an evening of SEX, LOVE & SONDHEIM on Friday, January 13, 2023 at 9:30pm.

Kendall Morgan Returns To The Green Room 42 With THEATER KIDS: UNATTENDED Photo Kendall Morgan Returns To The Green Room 42 With THEATER KIDS: UNATTENDED
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 16, 2022

Still fresh off of his outstanding solo cabaret debut with 'For the Girls', Kendall Morgan returns to The Green Room 42  next month on January 8 at 7 pm with 'Theater Kids: UNATTENDED.' 

Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards;  at Stages St. Lou Photo Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; at Stages St. Louis Leads Best Ensemble Performance!
by BWW - Dec 12, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 12th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 5, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Billy May to Perform Pre-Valentine's Day Concert at The Green Room 42 Photo Billy May to Perform Pre-Valentine's Day Concert at The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 1, 2022

Celebrate Valentine's Day early with NYC's Rockstar heartthrob, Billy May, at The Green Room 42!

Judy Kuhn Videos

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Videoplay
VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: Encores! Inside the Revival Wraps Up with a Sneak Peek of INTO THE WOODS! Videoplay
VIDEO: Encores! Inside the Revival Wraps Up with a Sneak Peek of INTO THE WOODS!

by Stage Tube - Apr 21, 2021

The final installment of Encores! Inside the Revival features a behind-the-scenes look at City Center’s upcoming production of Into the Woods with Encores! Artistic Director Lear deBessonet and Encores! Producing Creative Director Clint Ramos.

Exclusive: Judy Kuhn Performs 'Someone Else's Story' as Part of The Seth Concert Seri Videoplay
Exclusive: Judy Kuhn Performs 'Someone Else's Story' as Part of The Seth Concert Series; Re-Airs Today at 3pm!

by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2020

Judy Kuhn's performance as part of The Seth Concert Series, re-airs today at 3 PM ET. Check out an exclusive clip from the concert, which premiered last night, featuring Kuhn singing 'Someone Elsea??s Story' from Chess!

Broadway Rewind: FUN HOME Opens Up on Broadway! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: FUN HOME Opens Up on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 24, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when Fun Home arrived at the Circle in the Square Theatre, where it played for 583 performances.

VIDEO: On This Day, August 4 - THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Debuts at the Delacorte Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, August 4 - THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Debuts at the Delacorte

by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2020

On this day in 1985, The Mystery of Edwin Drood debuted at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park!

VIDEO: Watch André De Shields on CLASSIC CONVERSATIONS Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch André De Shields on CLASSIC CONVERSATIONS

by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2020

CSC's 'Classic Conversations' series continued last night with André De Shields. He and John Doyle had a brave, honest conversation, which concludes with a beautiful, brief performance.

VIDEO: Judy Kuhn Shares A Message From ASSASSINS at Classic Stage Company Videoplay
VIDEO: Judy Kuhn Shares A Message From ASSASSINS at Classic Stage Company

by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2020

Broadway star Judy Kuhn has released a short message on behalf of John Doyle's star-studded production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins at Classic Stage Company.

VIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center Videoplay
VIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center

by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

This fall, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage presented its production of Footloose, the explosive Broadway musical based on the film of the same name. Check out highlights from the production.

BWW TV: Look Back At FUN HOME's Opening Night Videoplay
BWW TV: Look Back At FUN HOME's Opening Night

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 3, 2020

It's time to come to the Fun Home! As BroadwayWord previously reported, Academy Award-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal will produce an upcoming big screen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical Fun Home, where he will also portray Bruce Bechdel. To celebrate and get ready to head back to Maple Avenue, we're looking back at the show's Broadway opening night. Check out the video to get a peek at Michael Cerveris, Judy Kuhn, Beth Malone, and more on the big night!

VIDEO: Watch Laura Benanti Host Broadway Stands Up For Freedom Gala Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Laura Benanti Host Broadway Stands Up For Freedom Gala

by Stage Tube - Oct 29, 2019

Last night, Tony Award-winning actress Laura Benanti hosted and performed at the 17th annual BROADWAY STANDS UP FOR FREEDOM concert. She was joined by Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara (Kiss Me Kate), Tony Award nominees Montego Glover (Memphis), Judy Kuhn (Fun Home), Phillipa Soo (Hamilton), and Eva Noblezada (Hadestown) as well as Broadway performers Krystina Alabado (Mean Girls), Julia Murney (Wicked), Jeannette Bayardelle (Hair), Shoba Narayan (The Great Comet), and Emmy nominee Shaina Taub (Public Works' Twelfth Night), along with Starr Busby (Octet), L Morgan Lee (A Strange Loop), We McDonald (NBC's The Voice), Liana Stampur, and the BROOKLYN YOUTH CHORUS.


Judy Kuhn Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Judy Kuhn been in?
Judy Kuhn has appeared on Broadway in 13 shows.

How many West End shows has Judy Kuhn been in?
Judy Kuhn has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Judy Kuhn's first West End show?
Judy Kuhn's first West End show was Metropolis which opened in 1989

What awards has Judy Kuhn been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Assassins , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Assassins , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Fun Home , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Fun Home , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Fun Home , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Fun Home , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Passion , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Performance of the Year by an Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Metropolis , Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Chess Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Chess and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Les Misérables .

What awards has Judy Kuhn won?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Fun Home.