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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
Live at Beacon Theatre

Jennifer Simard — Nominee for Best Featured Actress in a Musical


Sister Mary Downy, a gambling-addicted nun

Bio Brief:
Simard has been seen on Broadway in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Shrek and Sister Act. She is also known for taking on many characters and actors in off-Broadway's long-running Forbidden Broadway

Other Honors For This Role:
—Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance nomination

Tony History:
This is Simard's first Tony Award nomination.

Fun Fact:
Simard keeps a number of things on hand backstage to prepare for performing including Hydrogen peroxide, antihistamines, oregano oil and Flonase.

Other Nominees for Best Featured Actress in a Musical