Jill Abramovitz

Jill Abramovitz

Biography

-contributing lyricist on Broadway’s IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU
-lyricist/bookwriter of BREAD AND ROSES with composer Brad Alexander
(NYMF reading, 2016; Amas Musical Theatre “Dare to be Different” Festival,
December, 2017).
-lyricist of TheatreworksUSA’s MARTHA SPEAKS
(book by Kevin DelAguila, music by Brad Alexander)
-lyricist/cobookwriter of THE DOGS OF PRIPYAT (music by Aron Accurso)
Winner of the Weston Playhouse New Musical Award, Jerry Bock
Award, NAMT 2011 and Goodspeed’s Festival of New Artists 2012.
- Currently translating the award-winning Israeli musical BILLY SCHWARTZ
-lyricist of LIKE A BILLION LIKES (music by Brad Alexander, book by Erik Forrest Jackson), developed in the MTF Writer's workshop and Goodspeed's Mercer Colony
-past Dramatist Guild Fellow, Harrington Award winner in the BMI Advanced Workshop

Experience

  • Broadway
  • Off Broadway
  • Regional
  • Concerts/Cabaret
  • Education

Regions

  • NYC Area

Expertise

  • Theatrical Lyricist
  • Bookwriter/Librettist
  • Songwriter

Instruments

  • Voice

Affiliations

  • ACTORS EQUITY ASSOCIATION (AEA)
  • BMI
  • THE DRAMATISTS GUILD
  • SAG/AFTRA

Preferred Pronouns

  • She/Her