Jill Furman

Jill Furman (born 1969) is an American theatrical producer.wikipedia
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In the Heights

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Furman's Broadway credits include: Hamilton, (Tony Award® for Best Musical, 2016), In the Heights (Tony Award® for Best Musical, 2008), Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, The Heiress, Seminar, West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox and Fortune’s Fool.
Directed by Thomas Kail, with choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and music direction by Alex Lacamoire, it was produced by Jill Furman, Kevin McCollum, Jeffrey Seller and Sander Jacobs.

The Drowsy Chaperone

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Also in 2006, Furman brought The Drowsy Chaperone to Broadway at the Marquis Theatre.
The reading captured McCollum's interest and eventually resulted in Miller, McCollum and Bob Boyett, Stephanie McClelland, Barbara Freitag and Jill Furman committing to producing the play.

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Jill Furman (born 1969) is an American theatrical producer.

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Jill Furman (born 1969) is an American theatrical producer.

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Furman's Broadway credits include: Hamilton, (Tony Award® for Best Musical, 2016), In the Heights (Tony Award® for Best Musical, 2008), Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, The Heiress, Seminar, West Side Story, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sly Fox and Fortune’s Fool. Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

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Furman co-produced the Broadway plays Sly Fox (2004) and Fortune's Fool (2002).

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Furman co-produced the Broadway plays Sly Fox (2004) and Fortune's Fool (2002).

Sly Fox

Furman co-produced the Broadway plays Sly Fox (2004) and Fortune's Fool (2002).

Fortune's Fool

Furman co-produced the Broadway plays Sly Fox (2004) and Fortune's Fool (2002).

Off-Broadway

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She also produced off-Broadway's On the Line, running in April 2006.

Marquis Theatre

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Also in 2006, Furman brought The Drowsy Chaperone to Broadway at the Marquis Theatre.

Tony Award for Best Musical

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The show won multiple Tony Awards, and was nominated for Best Musical.

Richard Rodgers Theatre

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The musical transferred to Broadway with previews starting on February 14, 2008, with an official opening on March 9 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

Jeffrey Seller

For this, Furman and producers Jeffrey Seller and Kevin McCollum won a Tony Award.

Kevin McCollum

For this, Furman and producers Jeffrey Seller and Kevin McCollum won a Tony Award.

Tony Award

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The show won multiple Tony Awards, and was nominated for Best Musical. For this, Furman and producers Jeffrey Seller and Kevin McCollum won a Tony Award.

Executive producer

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In 2009, she executive produced a Broadway revival of West Side Story.

West Side Story

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In 2009, she executive produced a Broadway revival of West Side Story.

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

Founding Fathers of the United States

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

Alexander Hamilton

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

Alexander Hamilton (book)

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.

Ron Chernow

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Furman produced Hamilton: An American Musical is a sung-and-rapped through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow.