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Janine DiVita

 
Bio:
Broadway Credits: Grease (Rizzo), Anything Goes, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. First National Tour: Anne in If/Then, Mary Barrie in Finding Neverland, and Elizabeth in Young Frankenstein (in which Mel Brooks gave Janine a shout out in an interview: “Janine... blows the roof off when she ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway Credits: Grease (Rizzo), Anything Goes, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. First National Tour: Anne in If/Then, Mary Barrie in Finding Neverland, and Elizabeth in Young Frankenstein (in which Mel Brooks gave Janine a shout out in an interview: “Janine... blows the roof off when she ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Anne
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Wendy/Miss Isabel Yearsley
Edwin Drood/Miss Alice Nutting (Understudy)
Rose Bud/Miss Deirdre Peregrine (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Passenger [Replacement]
Reno Sweeney (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2009
Elizabeth Benning [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Betty Rizzo [Replacement]

Finding Neverland



First National Tour



Mary Barrie



2018



 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Anne

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Wendy/Miss Isabel Yearsley

Edwin Drood/Miss Alice Nutting (Understudy)

Rose Bud/Miss Deirdre Peregrine (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Passenger [Replacement]

Reno Sweeney (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2009
Elizabeth Benning [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Betty Rizzo [Replacement]

Finding Neverland



First National Tour



Mary Barrie



2018


Janine DiVita Biography

Broadway Credits: Grease (Rizzo), Anything Goes, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. First National Tour: Anne in If/Then, Mary Barrie in Finding Neverland, and Elizabeth in Young Frankenstein (in which Mel Brooks gave Janine a shout out in an interview: ‚ÄúJanine... blows the roof off when she sings!‚ÄĚ).

Television/Film: The Americans, Elementary, The Deuce (Amy Goldman), Hear My Song (feature film in which Janine played opposite Dustin Hoffman and Josh Lucas), This is the Moment (PBS special opposite Irish Tenor, Paul Byrom), Gravesend (Amazon Prime), and upcoming Ray James (Apple TV)

Janine has played leading roles at Tony Award winning regional theatres all over the country. These roles include: Eva Peron in Evita (JET), Nancy in Oliver! (Walnut Street Theatre, Barrymore Award Nom.), Francesca in The Bridges of Madison County (Theatre Raleigh), Terri in Sophisticated Ladies (Arena Stage), and Young Little Edie in Grey Gardens (PCT).

Her concert work spans the globe: International Tour of Broadway Rox, Edmonton Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, Omaha Symphony, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden (National Anthem), Joe’s Pub with Melissa Etheridge and Free Style Love Supreme, and two solo shows: #LIT: Modern Broad and Blonde Ammunition at 54 Below in NYC.

She is currently in development of the screenplay she co-wrote, ‚ÄúSisters Before Misters,‚ÄĚ a family-centered romantic comedy feature film (directed by ‚ÄúBack to the Future‚Äôs‚ÄĚ Lea Thompson) with Dolphin Entertainment.

Janine resides in NYC.




Janine DiVita News

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from INTO THE WOODS; DEAR EVAN HANSEN; PARADISE SQUARE; LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; ROCK OF AGES and THE BEDWETTER.

Ryan Vona, Janine DiVita & More to Star in Industry Reading of New Musical CHARLIE HU Photo Ryan Vona, Janine DiVita & More to Star in Industry Reading of New Musical CHARLIE HUSTLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022

A private industry reading of CHARLIE HUSTLE, a new musical by Ryan Noggle (CBS'S THE NEIGHBORHOOD) and Neil Berg (GRUMPY OLD MEN), directed by Nick Corley (WOODY SEZ) will be held in New York City on Thursday, September 15, 2022.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...  Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, August 8th at The Green Room 42.

'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo 'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A Strange Loop; MJ The Musical; Company; Into The Woods; Funny Girl; Beetlejuice and Between The Lines   on Monday, July 18th at 7 PM. 

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A STRANGE LOOP; HADESTOWN; MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; MRS. DOUBTFIRE; THE BOOK OF MORMON;  GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY and ROMEO & BERNADETTE on Monday, June 20th at 7 PM.   

Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERF Photo Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERFORMANCE... at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ to be held on Monday, June 20th ¬†at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

Janine DiVita Opens Up About Her Struggles And Setbacks At The Green Room 42 Photo Janine DiVita Opens Up About Her Struggles And Setbacks At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - May 16, 2022

Broadway performer Janine DiVita (Jagged Little Pill, If/Then) joins Patrick Oliver Jones, host of the award-winning theater podcast Why I'll Never Make It, onstage for an evening of conversation and song at The Green Room 42 on June 8. It's also a bit of a reunion for DiVita and Jones as they performed together back in 2019 for Theatre Raleigh's production of Bridges of Madison County, directed by Lauren Kennedy.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  to Return to The Green Room 42 Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to Return to The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue¬†his¬†ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of¬†AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ¬†to be held on¬†Monday, April 18th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

Janine DiVita & Joshua Morgan To Join WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT At The Green Room 42 Photo Janine DiVita & Joshua Morgan To Join WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT At The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

The Why I'll Never Make It podcast is going live again at The Green Room 42, this time with Broadway performers Joshua Morgan (Ain't Too Proud, LES MISERABLES) and Janine DiVita (Jagged Little Pit, If/Then).

Survival Jobs: A Podcast Season 2 is Coming to BroadwayWorld Photo Survival Jobs: A Podcast Season 2 is Coming to BroadwayWorld
by Survival Jobs - Mar 24, 2022

BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce the launch of season two of Survival Jobs: A Podcast. Created and hosted by Samantha Tuozzolo and Jason A. Coombs, the upbeat and inspiring show premieres here at BroadwayWorld on Thursday, April 7.

Janine DiVita Videos

VIDEO: Janine Divita on Theatre Raleigh's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY VideoVIDEO: Janine Divita on Theatre Raleigh's THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by Alan Henry - Jul 30, 2019

Broadway veteran Janine Divita stars as 'Francesca' in The Bridges Of Madison County! Listen to what she has to say about the character and watch some inside rehearsal highlights!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE
by Alan Henry - May 15, 2018

The ALLIANCE THEATRE in Atlanta is currently staging CANDIDE, directed by ALLIANCE THEATRE Jennings Hertz Artistic Director Susan V. Booth with musical direction by Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Music Director Robert Spano. Get a first look at the production below!

VIDEO: Christopher Sieber Explains CANDIDE in Three Minutes VideoVIDEO: Christopher Sieber Explains CANDIDE in Three Minutes
by Alan Henry - May 15, 2018

The Alliance Theatre in Atlanta is currently staging CANDIDE, directed by Alliance Theatre Jennings Hertz Artistic Director Susan V. Booth with musical direction by Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Music Director Robert Spano. In the video below, watch Christopher Sieber explain the show in three minutes!

BWW TV: Pour Us Another! IF/THEN Tour Celebrates Final Shows with Hilarious DRUNK HISTORY Parody
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2016

IF/THEN, the original Broadway musical which reunites composer Tom Kitt, book writer/lyricist Brian Yorkey, and director Michael Greif, the creative team behind the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical, Next to Normal, will play its final performance on tour in Atlanta this weekend. To mark the occasion, the cast put together a hilarious 'Drunk History' parody. We don't know about you, but we think this should become the Broadway community's next viral trend. Click below to watch the silliness!

STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Talks IF/THEN in Los Angeles
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2015

The L.A. Premiere engagement of IF/THEN, starring Tony Award-winner and Broadway superstar Idina Menzel (Wicked, Rent, Frozen, Glee), began performances at Hollywood Pantages Theatre on December 8, 2015 for a limited four-week engagement through January 3, 2016. Menzel recently stopped by FOX 11 Los Angeles to talk about the show. Click below to watch her interview!

Hot Video: IF/THEN Tour Loads In & Gets Ready to Kick Off!
by Robert Diamond - Oct 4, 2015

Just in from the Denver Center for the Performing Arts is a great time lapse video of the show loading into the theatre as it gets ready to begin performances in just under ten days!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Hunter Foster and Bucks County Playhouse's NATIONAL PASTIME
by Stage Tube - Mar 26, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) As the bats crack for the start of the baseball season next month, BUCKS COUNTY PLAYHOUSE begins its season with NATIONAL PASTIME, a new musical comedy about baseball and romance, playing April 2 to 19 at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA. Below, go behind the scenes with the cast and creative team in rehearsal in New York City!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes at the Giggleberry Fair with the Cast of AND THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2013

Bucks County Playhouse Producing Director Jed Bernstein talks Broadway's Kander & Ebb with the cast of The World Goes 'Round - in a behind-the-scenes peek during a cast photo shoot! Jed and the cast are on location at Peddler's Village inside Giggleberry Fair! Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD's Stephanie J. Block and Will Chase Prepare for the Tonys!
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2013

Rupert Holmes' Tony Award-winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood closed on Broadway in March and was recently nominated for five 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical and nods for stars Stephanie J. Block and Will Chase. Watch the video below to see how Block and Chase are preparing for Tony night - coming up in just a few weeks on June 9!

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- DROOD's Scott Ellis on the Thrill of a Sixth Nomination!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 7, 2013

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Scott Ellis, a nominee for Best Direction of a Musical for The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Check out what he had to say below!


Janine DiVita Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Janine DiVita been in?
Janine DiVita has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Janine DiVita been in?
Janine DiVita has not appeared in the West End