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Jane Carr

 

Birth Place: Loughton, Essex, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Shingle
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Mrs. Brill
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Poppy
  [Broadway]
1986
Baby Kenwig
Fanny Squeers
Milliner
Miss Snevellicci
Peg Sliderskew
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1982
Performer

Photos

Ron Abel, Reba Evenchik, Jane Carr, Stephen Sorokoff Photo

Ron Abel, Reba Evenchik, Jane Carr, Stephen Sorokoff

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Date:
07/21/2016
Jane Carr, Kyle Massey, Will Swenson Photo

Jane Carr, Kyle Massey, Will Swenson

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Date:
07/21/2016
Julianne Boyd, Joshua Bergesse, Jane Carr Photo

Julianne Boyd, Joshua Bergesse, Jane Carr

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Date:
07/21/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Shingle

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Mrs. Brill

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Poppy

  [Broadway]
1986
Baby Kenwig

Fanny Squeers

Milliner

Miss Snevellicci

Peg Sliderskew

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1982
Performer


Jane Carr Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1977 - Comedy Performance of the Year
Jane CarrOnce A Catholic

Jane Carr News

Where Are They Now? Catch Up on the Careers of the Original Cast of WICKED Photo Where Are They Now? Catch Up on the Careers of the Original Cast of WICKED
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2021

In our new series, 'Where Are They Now?' we're taking a look back at some of our favorite original Broadway casts, and catching up with their careers! Next up, the original cast of Wicked! Find out what everyone's been up to since they starred in the hit show.

Composer Nkeiru Okoye & Students At South Shore Conservatory To Team Up For Upcoming  Photo Composer Nkeiru Okoye & Students At South Shore Conservatory To Team Up For Upcoming Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

South Shore Conservatory has announced Nkeiru Okoye as the first composer-in-residence for its new SSC Transform initiative, which uses music education as a vehicle to promote social awareness and social justice. 

NapaShakes Presents First Burns Night Supper In The Gallery At Brasswood Napa Valley Photo NapaShakes Presents First Burns Night Supper In The Gallery At Brasswood Napa Valley
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

On Today, January 25, 2019, NapaShakes celebrates the birthday of Scotland's Bard: Robert Burns, and the music, food and culture of Scotland, with its first ever Burns Night Supper. Guests will savor the words of Scotland's greatest poet (and a bit of Shakespeare's Macbeth) accompanied by bagpipes and a lively Ceilidh band, plus engaging performances by two acclaimed actors from Britain and Broadway: Jane Carr and Victor Talmadge. The evening includes a delicious Napa Valley-style feast with traditional haggis (meat or vegetarian), neeps and tatties, and other delights in the candle-lit Gallery of St. Helena's Brasswood Napa Valley. The event is for age 21 and older, and attendees are welcome (but not required) to wear kilts and other traditional attire.

NapaShakes Presents First Burns Night Supper In The Gallery At Brasswood Napa Valley Photo NapaShakes Presents First Burns Night Supper In The Gallery At Brasswood Napa Valley
by Julie Musbach - Dec 28, 2018

On Friday, January 25, 2019, NapaShakes celebrates the birthday of Scotland's Bard: Robert Burns, and the music, food and culture of Scotland, with its first ever Burns Night Supper. Guests will savor the words of Scotland's greatest poet (and a bit of Shakespeare's Macbeth) accompanied by bagpipes and a lively Ceilidh band, plus engaging performances by two acclaimed actors from Britain and Broadway: Jane Carr and Victor Talmadge. The evening includes a delicious Napa Valley-style feast with traditional haggis (meat or vegetarian), neeps and tatties, and other delights in the candle-lit Gallery of St. Helena's Brasswood Napa Valley. The event is for age 21 and older, and attendees are welcome (but not required) to wear kilts and other traditional attire.

BritWeek And The Wallis Present A Shakespeare Jubilee! Photo BritWeek And The Wallis Present A Shakespeare Jubilee!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 13, 2018

BritWeek and The Wallis are proud to announce A Shakespeare Jubilee!  BritWeek, the largest and most visible celebration of the creativity and innovation between the UK and the US, celebrates its twelfth year with three significant events in Los Angeles. BritWeek has become a global forum that highlights British excellence and influence in theater, films television, music, fine art, and sport. This year's opening event is A Shakespeare Jubilee!, BritWeek's first co-presentation with The Wallis.Produced and directed by Louis Fantasia, and featuring a star-studded cast of 27 actors, A Shakespeare Jubilee! takes place Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Bram Goldsmith Theater at The Wallis and tickets are now on sale.

'Back Where She Belongs: The Life And Times Of Carole Cook' to Play Feinstein's/54 Be Photo 'Back Where She Belongs: The Life And Times Of Carole Cook' to Play Feinstein's/54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Feb 27, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents legendary Broadway and screen actress Carole Cook in "Back Where She Belongs: The Life and Times of Carol Cooke" - her New York cabaret debut - at the age of 94! - for two performances only - Tuesday, June 19 and Wednesday, June 20, 2018 @ 7pm.

South Shore Conservatory Presents Festival Blues Brunch & JRP Festival Photo South Shore Conservatory Presents Festival Blues Brunch & JRP Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for South Shore Conservatory's (SSC) Festival Blues Brunch & JRP Festival on Sunday, September 24, with a variety of events and performances from 11 am to 6 pm, showcasing music throughout SSC's Hingham campus at One Conservatory Drive.

Dark, Graceful, Whimsical and Enduring - Looking Back at Shows That Closed in 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 30, 2016

Happy New Year, BroadwayWorld! As we eagerly anticipate the amazing musicals and plays coming up in 2017, we're taking a moment to look back at the significant Broadway closings of 2016.

BWW Dance Interview: Mark DeGarmo
by Barnett Serchuk - Dec 7, 2016

Entering its 30th anniversary year, Mark DeGarmo Dance is a not-for-profit that integrates three focal concerns: educate underserved New York City communities, especially children, through dance arts; create, perform and disseminate original dances, artistic and scholarly work; and build intercultural community. The organization's vision is to enliven bodies, shift perspectives and change lives. With programming that has been called 'a national model' by the National Endowment for the Arts, Mark DeGarmo Dance has maintained New York City Department of Education contracts for arts education services since 1987. MDD's artistic pillar in particular presents original artist-scholar works that reflect and celebrate the multicultural experience of our communities. Mark DeGarmo has created and produced over 100 dances and 28 international tours involving cultural diplomacy and exchange in 12 countries across Latin America and Europe. In 2015, DeGarmo received the Martha Hill Dance Fund's 15th Anniversary Mid-Career Award and the Sophie Gerson Healthy Youth Foundation's Recognition.

New Berkshire Theatre Awards Program Announces Nominees
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 12, 2016

In the last twelve months, more than 300,000 people attended a live theatre production in or around Berkshire County. With 75 stage productions employing hundreds of professionals, making theatre is an important cog in the area's cultural economy. In fact, many consider the region a hot spot for Broadway bound shows, and a popular summer destination for theatre-goers from around the nation.

Jane Carr Videos

BWW TV: What's On at Barrington Stage Company This Summer? Will Swenson, Scarlett Strallen & More Preview the Season!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2016

Some of the casts just previewed the season at Feinsetin's/54 Below and BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from inside the special event below!

VIDEO: Tony Nominee Jefferson Mays Goes Behind-the-Scenes of 'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE'
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2014

Below, A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER star and Tony nominee Jefferson Mays gives a behind-the-scenes look at the hit Broadway musical from his dressing room at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2014 Tony Nominees- Bryce Pinkham & Lauren Worsham Thrilled to Wave the Flag of GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 30, 2014

Today we continue our Tonys coverage with Bryce Pinkham and Lauren Worsham, nominees for Best Leading Actor and Supporting Actress in a Musical for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, who chat about why the show is a 'blood-bath of joy,' why the musical is so old-school, and more. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2014 Tony Nominees- Steven Lutvak and Robert L. Freedman
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 5, 2014

Today we continue our Tonys coverage with Steven Lutvak and Robert L. Freedman, a nominee for Best Score for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2014 Tony Nominees- Jonathan Tunick and Linda Cho
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 4, 2014

It's Tonys season! The 2014 Tony Awards will broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on CBS, on Sunday, June 8th 8:00 - 11:00 p.m. The ceremony is less than a week away, and in the meantime, BroadwayWorld wants you to get to know this year's nominees. Richard Ridge was thrilled to speak with nearly all of them at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on April 30, 2014, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them leading up to the big night.

VIDEO: Cast of 'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE' Performs 'I Don't Understand the Poor' on Tonight Show
by Caryn Robbins - May 16, 2014

Jefferson Mays, Bryce Pinkham and the cast and orchestra of Broadway's A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER performed the number 'I Don't Understand the Poor' for the last night's Tonight Show audience

VIDEO: 'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE' Cast Perform 'I've Decided to Marry You' on Today
by Caryn Robbins - May 7, 2014

Jefferson Mays and the stars of the hit Broadway musical A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER joined NBC's Today on the plaza to perform the number, 'I've Decided to Marry You.'

VIDEO: Cast of GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER Celebrates 10 Tony Noms with Pharrell's 'Happy'
by Caryn Robbins - May 5, 2014

Check out the show's cast and crew celebrating the good news with their take on Pharrell Williams' hit single 'Happy!'

VIDEO: Jefferson Mays Talks 8 'Exhausting & Exhilarating' Roles in GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 11, 2014

Jefferson Mays plays eight different roles in the Broadway show 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder'.

BWW TV: Jefferson Mays Receives Honorary Death Certificate for 1000th Stage Death In A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 6, 2014

At a special event yesterday, March 5, the cast of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder announced that the production has reached the 1,000th death of its leading man, Jefferson Mays, since opening at the Walter Kerr Theatre. Mays' character dies eight times in each performance; and so, he has reached 1,000 stage deaths faster than any other Broadway actor. BroadwayWorld was there for the special celebration and caught up with the cast.


Jane Carr Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jane Carr been in?
Jane Carr has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Jane Carr been in?
Jane Carr has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jane Carr been nominated for?
Comedy Performance of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Once A Catholic .