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Roy Furman

 
Bio:
Credits include Evita, The Book of Mormon, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Seminar. Recent productions: House of Blue Leaves, West Side Story, La Bete, Come Fly Away, Ragtime, Gypsy, The Color Purple, Spamalot. Co-founded the investment firm Furman Selz, currently vice chairman Jeffries & Company. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Credits include Evita, The Book of Mormon, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Seminar. Recent productions: House of Blue Leaves, West Side Story, La Bete, Come Fly Away, Ragtime, Gypsy, The Color Purple, Spamalot. Co-founded the investment firm Furman Selz, currently vice chairman Jeffries & Company. ... (read complete bio)

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Jess LeProtto with Justin Peck, Jessie Mueller, Roy Furman,  Lindsey Mendez and Renee Photo

Jess LeProtto with Justin Peck, Jessie Mueller, Roy Furman, Lindsey Mendez and Renee Fleming

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Jess LeProtto with Jessie Mueller, Roy Furman, Lindsey Mendez and Renee Fleming

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Productions

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Roy Furman Biography

Credits include Evita, The Book of Mormon, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Seminar. Recent productions: House of Blue Leaves, West Side Story, La Bete, Come Fly Away, Ragtime, Gypsy, The Color Purple, Spamalot. Co-founded the investment firm Furman Selz, currently vice chairman Jeffries & Company. Vice chairman of Lincoln Center, Chairman emeritus of the Film Society of Lincoln Center, vice president NY City Opera.

Roy Furman Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical
Roy FurmanShuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play Gold Star
Roy FurmanThe Humans
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Musical Gold Star
Roy FurmanThe Color Purple
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Roy FurmanArthur Miller's A View from the Bridge
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Play
Roy FurmanArthur Miller's The Crucible
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, An American in Paris
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Play Gold Star
Roy Furman, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Roy Furman, Skylight
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Revival of a Play
Roy Furman, This is Our Youth
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Revival of a Play
Roy Furman, The Elephant Man
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, After Midnight
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Play
Roy Furman, Mothers and Sons
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Roy Furman, A Raisin in the Sun
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Play
Roy Furman, The Testament of Mary
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Play
Roy Furman, Lucky Guy
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Annie
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Evita
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Evita
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Musical Gold Star
Roy Furman, The Book of Mormon
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Play
Roy Furman, Next Fall
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Ragtime
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Play
Roy Furman, The Seafarer
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Revival of a Musical
Roy Furman, Grease
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Revival of a Play
Roy Furman, Inherit the Wind
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, The Wedding Singer
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, The Color Purple
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Play Gold Star
Roy Furman, The History Boys
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Musical Gold Star
Roy Furman, Monty Python's Spamalot
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Play
Roy Furman, The Pillowman
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Play
Roy Furman, Democracy
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Musical
Roy Furman, Sweet Smell of Success
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Play
Roy Furman, Fortune's Fool
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Revival of a Play
Roy Furman, The Crucible

Roy Furman News

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Comes to The Eccles Theater, November 30 Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Comes to The Eccles Theater, November 30
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

Broadway at the Eccles announces that the first North American tour of Moulin Rouge! The Musical will go on sale Friday, August 12 at the Eccles Theater. Performances begin Nov. 30 through Dec. 11, 2022.

Lena Hall to Play Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Beginning in September Photo Lena Hall to Play Audrey in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Beginning in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2022

Tony Award-winning actress¬†Lena Hall¬†(Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Kinky Boots,¬†‚ÄúSnowpiercer‚ÄĚ) will take on the role of Audrey in the three-time Best Musical Revival Award-winning production of¬†LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS¬†this fall, beginning¬†Tuesday, September 6, 2022¬†at the¬†Westside Theatre.

PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL At The Orpheum Tickets On Sale Friday Photo PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL At The Orpheum Tickets On Sale Friday
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2022

Single tickets for the upcoming tour engagement of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL in Memphis will go on sale Friday, July 22 at 10am. 

THE COLOR PURPLE Makes A Joyful Noise At The Roxy Regional Theatre, August 5 - August Photo THE COLOR PURPLE Makes A Joyful Noise At The Roxy Regional Theatre, August 5 - August 20
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2022

The inspiring musical adaptation of Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel THE COLOR PURPLE will make a joyful noise at the Roxy Regional Theatre, beginning Friday, August 5, at 8:00pm.

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Have Costa Mesa Premiere Engagement at Segerstrom Center Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Have Costa Mesa Premiere Engagement at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022

The Costa Mesa premiere of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical will take place at Segerstrom Center for the Arts for a limited three-week engagement November 9 to 27, 2022.

MOULIN ROUGE! The Musical Announces Digital Lottery at The Hollywood Pantages Theatre Photo MOULIN ROUGE! The Musical Announces Digital Lottery at The Hollywood Pantages Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

Broadway in Hollywood announced a digital lottery for Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, for all performances between June 30 ‚Äď September 4, 2022. A limited number of tickets will be available for every performance for $30 each, plus fees.

Listen: TREVOR Original Cast Recording Out Now Photo Listen: TREVOR Original Cast Recording Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced the release of Trevor (Original Cast Recording) in digital and streaming formats. This coincides with the filmed version of the Off-Broadway production on Disney+. Listen to the album here!

Exclusive: Hear 'My Imagination' From TREVOR Original Cast Recording Photo Exclusive: Hear 'My Imagination' From TREVOR Original Cast Recording
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2022

The original cast album for the Off- Broadway hit Trevor: A New Musical is coming out on Friday, June 24 from Ghostlight Records.

Rob McClure Will Take Over the Role of Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Rob McClure Will Take Over the Role of Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022

Tony, Outer Critics Circle, Drama League, and Drama Desk Award Nominated Broadway star Rob McClure will take on the lead role of Seymour in the off-Broadway production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS beginning next month!

MOULIN ROUGE! Releases New Block of Tickets Through February 26, 2023 Photo MOULIN ROUGE! Releases New Block of Tickets Through February 26, 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical is releasing a new block of tickets for performances through February 26, 2023 at Broadway’s Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th St, NYC).

Roy Furman Videos

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL VideoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! Check out all new footage from rehearsals!

VIDEO: Get a First Look at TREVOR: THE MUSICAL VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at TREVOR: THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 8, 2021

Trevor: The Musical opens this Wednesday, November 10, at Stage 42 (422 West 42nd Street, near 9th Avenue) Get a first look at the production in the video!

VIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG VideoVIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 19, 2019

King Kong has just dropped an all new TV spot! The commercial features footage from the show, including, of course, the iconic puppet.

BWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE fr VideoBWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE from the Screen to Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 5, 2018

BroadwayWorld was on site when the cast and creative of the new comedy musical, Tootsie, which will play a pre-Broadway engagement at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre from September 11th - October 14th, met the press! Watch stars Lilli Cooper and Santino Fotana, as well as composer/lyricist David Yazbek talk about bringing the production from the silver screen to the stage in the video below!

BWW TV: She's the Queen of New York! Watch Christiani Pitts in New Music Video for KI VideoBWW TV: She's the Queen of New York! Watch Christiani Pitts in New Music Video for KING KONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 30, 2018

Producers of Broadway's King Kong, Carmen Pavlovic (Global Creatures) and Roy Furman, have just released "Queen of New York," a new music video featuring Christiani Pitts, who stars as Ann Darrow in the new musical. 

VIDEO: On This Day, March 27: Light the Lights! Patti LuPone Stars in GYPSY on Broadw VideoVIDEO: On This Day, March 27: Light the Lights! Patti LuPone Stars in GYPSY on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 27, 2018

On this day in 2008, Patti LuPone opened as the greatest stage mother in history, 'Mama' Rose Hovick, in Arthur Laurents' Broadway revival of Gypsy!

VIDEO: Going Behind the Scenes With The Talented Team of KING KONG VideoVIDEO: Going Behind the Scenes With The Talented Team of KING KONG
by Stage Tube - Mar 6, 2018

The classic story King Kong, will open at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) on November 8, 2018. Check out the talented team of professionals in the video below and see how they brought the most famous primate in cinema history to life on the stage.

VIDEO: David Yazbek Performs A Song From THE BAND'S VISIT at TEDxBroadway VideoVIDEO: David Yazbek Performs A Song From THE BAND'S VISIT at TEDxBroadway
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 27, 2018

This afternoon at TEDxBroadway, composer David Yazbek took to the stage to perform a number from his current hit Broadway musical, The Band's Visit. Check out the video below to see David put his own spin on 'Haled's Song About Love' for an excited crowd.

VIDEO: So Fetch! Watch Lindsay Lohan Recite Her Favorite MEAN GIRLS Quotes VideoVIDEO: So Fetch! Watch Lindsay Lohan Recite Her Favorite MEAN GIRLS Quotes
by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2018

In a new video from W Magazine, Lindsay Lohan re-enacted her top eight favorite quotes from Mean Girls, including the classic 'Stop trying to make 'fetch' happen!' Check out the video below to see what other seven quotes she chose!

Hillary Rodham-Clinton Stops by Broadway's DEAR EVAN HANSEN VideoHillary Rodham-Clinton Stops by Broadway's DEAR EVAN HANSEN
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 16, 2017

Hillary Rodham-Clinton dropped in on Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen tonight, and caught some face time with the cast and the show's Tony-winning star, Ben Platt, before he concludes his run the musical next musical.


Roy Furman Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Roy Furman been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Humans , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Color Purple , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Arthur Miller's The Crucible , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for An American in Paris , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Skylight , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for This is Our Youth , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Elephant Man , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for After Midnight , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Mothers and Sons , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for A Raisin in the Sun , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Testament of Mary , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Lucky Guy , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Annie , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Evita , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Evita , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Next Fall , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Ragtime , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Seafarer , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Grease , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Inherit the Wind , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Wedding Singer , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Color Purple , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The History Boys , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Pillowman , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Democracy , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for A Day in the Death of Joe Egg , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Sweet Smell of Success Best Play (Tony Awards) for Fortune's Fool and Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Crucible .

What awards has Roy Furman won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Humans, Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Color Purple, Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge, Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Skylight, Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for A Raisin in the Sun, Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Book of Mormon Best Play (Tony Awards) for The History Boysand Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Monty Python's Spamalot.