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Susan Hilferty

 
Bio:
Has designed more than 200 productions for theatres across America and internationally. Her directorial collaborators include Athol Fugard (set, costumes, co-director), Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Robert Falls, Robert Woodruff, Joe Mantello, JoAnne Akalaitis, Garland Wright, Mark Lamos, Frank ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Has designed more than 200 productions for theatres across America and internationally. Her directorial collaborators include Athol Fugard (set, costumes, co-director), Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Robert Falls, Robert Woodruff, Joe Mantello, JoAnne Akalaitis, Garland Wright, Mark Lamos, Frank ... (read complete bio)

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Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Set and Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Co-Costume Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Scenic & Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Scenic & Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Scenic Design
Costume Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017] [Replacement]
Costume Designer[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design
Costume Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Visual Consultant
 
[West End, 2016]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design
Costume Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Costume Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Scenic & Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Costumes Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Costume Designer
 
[US Tour, 2010]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Costume Designer
 
[US Tour, 2009]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Costume Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2007]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Costume Designer
 
[Chicago, 2005]
Costume Designer
 
[US Tour, 2005]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Costume Designer
 
[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2004]
Costume Designer
 
[West End, 2004]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Costume Designer
 
[San Francisco (Regional), 2003]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2002]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Chicago (Regional), 2001]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Costume Designer
Director
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1990]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Assistant Director
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1988]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1988]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1985]
Costume Designer
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1982]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Costume Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Costume Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Costume Designer

Susan Hilferty Biography

Has designed more than 200 productions for theatres across America and internationally. Her directorial collaborators include Athol Fugard (set, costumes, co-director), Michael Mayer, James Lapine, Robert Falls, Robert Woodruff, Joe Mantello, JoAnne Akalaitis, Garland Wright, Mark Lamos, Frank Galati, Des McAnuff, Sharon Ott, David Petrarca, Richard Nelson, Christopher Ashley, Kenny Leon, Laurie Anderson, Tony Kushner, Carole Rothman, Garry Hynes and Emily Mann. Recent work: Rigoletto at the Metropolitan Opera 2012-2013, the Taylor Swift Speak Now world tour 2011-2012. Broadway: Wonderland, Sondheim on Sondheim, Spring Awakening (Tony nom.), Lestat (Tony nom.), Assassins, Into The Woods (Hewes Award, Tony nom.), Dirty Blonde. She designs for opera, dance, film and TV and chairs deisgn at NYU/Tisch. Her numerous awards include Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle awards for Wicked.

Susan Hilferty Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical
Susan Hilferty, Funny Girl
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Costume Design for a Play
Susan Hilferty, Present Laughter
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical)
Susan Hilferty, Present Laughter
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Love, Love, Love
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Costume Design of a Play
Susan Hilferty, Present Laughter
 
Olivier Awards - 2007 - Best Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
The Lortels - 2007 - Outstanding Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, Spring Awakening
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Costume Design of a Musical
Susan Hilferty, Spring Awakening
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Costume Design of a Musical
Susan Hilferty, Lestat
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2004 - Best Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Wicked
 
The Lortels - 2003 - Outstanding Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, My Life With Albertine
 
The Hewes Awards - 2002 - Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty, Into The Woods
 
The Lortels - 2002 - Outstanding Costume Design
Susan HilfertyFranny’s Way
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, Into the Woods
 
The Lortels - 2001 - Outstanding Costume Design
Susan Hilferty, Jitney
 
Obie Awards - 2000 - Sustained Excellence Costume Design Gold Star
Susan Hilferty

Susan Hilferty News

Listen: FUNNY GIRL New Broadway Cast Recording is Available Now! Photo Listen: FUNNY GIRL New Broadway Cast Recording is Available Now!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl has been officially released digitally, November 18, 2022, on streaming platforms. Listen to the full album here!

FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Ra Photo FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Rain on My Parade'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl will be released digitally tomorrow, Friday, November 18, 2022 at 12:01AM ET. Plus check out a teaser video, featuring Lea Michele singing Don't Rain on My Parade!

Lea Michele Announces FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording At Tonight's Curtain Call Photo Lea Michele Announces FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording At Tonight's Curtain Call
by Team BWW - Nov 16, 2022

Lea Michele announced tonight on Instagram Live during the curtain call for Funny Girl that the production will release a Broadway Revival Cast Recording, with more information to be revealed on the Today Show tomorrow.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night PARADE at New York City Center Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night PARADE at New York City Center
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 3, 2022

New York City Center is presenting Jason Robert Brown and Alfred Uhry's 1998 Tony Award-winning musical Parade, starring Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond, with direction by Michael Arden. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet here!

WICKED Celebrates 19th Anniversary This Weekend and Announces Special Events Photo WICKED Celebrates 19th Anniversary This Weekend and Announces Special Events
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2022

WICKED is celebrating its 19th Anniversary on Broadway on October 30. To commemorate the occasion, the musical will host a series of events throughout the month.

Discover Broadway Costumes By Susan Hilferty and More In Exhibition At McNay Art Muse Photo Discover Broadway Costumes By Susan Hilferty and More In Exhibition At McNay Art Museum
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2022

The McNay Art Museum presents Something Wicked | Susan Hilferty Costumes, featuring thirty of the Tony Award-winning artist's costumes‚ÄĒsome from the Broadway musical Wicked, and some never seen before.

The Met Launches New Streaming Platform, Making Live Simulcasts Available for Home Au Photo The Met Launches New Streaming Platform, Making Live Simulcasts Available for Home Audiences
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

The Metropolitan Opera has announced the launch of The Met: Live at Home, a streaming platform that allows audiences to watch the Met‚Äôs acclaimed series of live simulcasts from any device in the comfort of their homes‚ÄĒthe latest effort by the company to reach as broad a public as possible.

Photos: First Look at Lea Michele & Tovah Feldshuh in FUNNY GIRL on Broadway Photo Photos: First Look at Lea Michele & Tovah Feldshuh in FUNNY GIRL on Broadway
by Show Highlights - Sep 21, 2022

Hello, gorgeous! The company of Funny Girl recently welcomed two new greatest stars- Lea Michele¬†as ‚ÄúFanny Brice‚ÄĚ and¬†Tovah Feldshuh¬†as ‚ÄúMrs. Rosie Brice‚ÄĚ. Check out a first look at the new cast in action with these new photos!

Photos: Inside The American Theatre Wing Annual Gala Photo Photos: Inside The American Theatre Wing Annual Gala
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 13, 2022

The American Theatre Wing held their annual Gala, honoring the legacy of actor, director, and activist Antoinette 'Tony' Perry alongside the past, present, and future women of the theatre. Check out photos here!

Kate Baldwin, Amber Gray, Bonnie Milligan & More to Perform at The American Theatre W Photo Kate Baldwin, Amber Gray, Bonnie Milligan & More to Perform at The American Theatre Wing Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

The American Theatre Wing has announced performers for their annual Gala. Performers include Kate Baldwin, The Broadway Boys, Gretchen Cryer, Amber Gray, Aisha de Haas, Luna, Charlotte Maltby, Bonnie Milligan and more.

Susan Hilferty Videos

FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Ra Videoplay
FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Rain on My Parade'

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl will be released digitally tomorrow, Friday, November 18, 2022 at 12:01AM ET. Plus check out a teaser video, featuring Lea Michele singing Don't Rain on My Parade!

VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway!

by In Rehearsals - Mar 24, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month and we have our first look at the cast singing with the orchestra for the first time at the musical's sitzprobe.

VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep Videoplay
VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2022

When the world premiere production of Swept Away, with music and lyrics by The Avett Brothers, concluded its third extension at Berkeley Rep on Sunday, March 13, fans had traveled to see the show from every state in the nation, as well as from eight different countries around the world.

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL Videoplay
VIDEO: 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: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Rep

by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2022

An all new video has been released from Swept Away at Berkeley Rep! Watch the cast perform 'Lord Lay Your Hand on My Shoulder/Ain’t No Man' here!

WATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musi Videoplay
WATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musical SWEPT AWAY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2021

A new live performance of ‚ÄúMurder in the City‚ÄĚ from the new musical¬†Swept Away,¬†featuring the music and lyrics of three-time Grammy Award¬ģ¬†nominated folk rock band¬†The Avett Brothers, in their theater debut, has just been released.

WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SW Videoplay
WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.

VIDEO: Take a Look at THE MICHAELS at The Public Theater Now Extended Through Sunday, Videoplay
VIDEO: Take a Look at THE MICHAELS at The Public Theater Now Extended Through Sunday, December 1

by Stage Tube - Nov 7, 2019

The complete cast of THE MICHAELS features Charlotte Bydwell (Lucy Michael), Haviland Morris (Irenie Walker), Maryann Plunkett (Kate Harris), Matilda Sakamoto (May Smith), Jay O. Sanders (David Michael), Brenda Wehle (Rose Michael), and Rita Wolf (Sally Michael).

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TURN ME LOOSE At Arena Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At TURN ME LOOSE At Arena Stage

by Alan Henry - Sep 5, 2018

Arena Stage announces the D.C.-area premiere of Turn Me Loose, Gretchen Law's intimate, no-holds-barred drama about the extraordinary and explosive life of Dick Gregory, who spent his later years in the nation's capital.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from the Public's FIRE IN DREAMLAND Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights from the Public's FIRE IN DREAMLAND

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 10, 2018

The Public is currently tackling the dynamic and poignantly funny new play Fire in Dreamland. Get a look at the production below!


Susan Hilferty Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Susan Hilferty been nominated for?
Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Funny Girl , Outstanding Costume Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Present Laughter , Outstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Present Laughter , Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Love, Love, Love , Best Costume Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Present Laughter , Best Costume Design (Olivier Awards) for Wicked , Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Spring Awakening , Best Costume Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Spring Awakening , Best Costume Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Lestat , Best Costume Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Wicked , Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wicked , Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wicked , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Wicked , Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Wicked , Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for My Life With Albertine , Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Into The Woods , Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Franny’s Way , Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Into the Woods Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Jitney and Sustained Excellence Costume Design (Obie Awards) .

What awards has Susan Hilferty won?
Outstanding Costume Design (The Lortels) for Love, Love, Love, Best Costume Design (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Wicked, Outstanding Costume Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wicked, Best Costume Design (Tony Awards) for Wicked, Outstanding Costume Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Wicked Costume Design (The Hewes Awards) for Into The Woodsand Sustained Excellence Costume Design (Obie Awards).