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Janis Paige

 
Janis Paige Headshot
Date of Birth: September 16, 1922 (99)

Birth Place: Tacoma, WA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Helene Butler
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1966
Mame Dennis [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Doris Walker
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1954
Babe Williams
  [Broadway]
1951
Jody Revere

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Helene Butler

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1966
Mame Dennis [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Doris Walker

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1954
Babe Williams

  [Broadway]
1951
Jody Revere






Janis Paige News

Way Off Broadway to Present THE PAJAMA GAME This Fall Photo Way Off Broadway to Present THE PAJAMA GAME This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2021

The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is preparing for a heartwarming romantic comedy this fall when its production of the Broadway classic The Pajama Game takes to the stage.  Opening Friday, September 10th, the production was rescheduled from earlier this season. 

Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & Mo Photo Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More About The Shubert Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Shubert Theatre! Learn about one of the longest running Broadway shows of all time, A Chorus Line, the incredibly successful production of To Kill a Mockingbird, the star-studded revival of Hello, Dolly! and more.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of July 27 - Nick Cordero Concert Album, A STR Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of July 27 - Nick Cordero Concert Album, A STRANGE LOOP, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2020

This week's list features the upcoming release of the recording of Nick Cordero's concert at Feinstein's/54 Below in 2019, as well as the book of A Strange Loop, and more.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 15 - Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE, and Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 15 - Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2020

Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Mike Birbiglia's The New One, the Sing Street cast recording, and more!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of May 25 - FRANKIE! THE MUSICAL, ROYALTIES, R Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of May 25 - FRANKIE! THE MUSICAL, ROYALTIES, Robbie Rozelle, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2020

Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Frankie! The Musical (Caitlin Kinnunen), Royalties (Darren Criss), The Perfect Fit: The Musical (Laura Benanti), Robbie Rozelle and more!

Emmy-winning American Comic Actor Arte Johnson Has Passed Photo Emmy-winning American Comic Actor Arte Johnson Has Passed
by Marianka Swain - Jul 4, 2019

On behalf of the Gisela Johnson and the Johnson family, we are informing you that Emmy winning comedic actor, Arte Johnson has passed at 1:45am, July 3rd, 2019.  There are no services planned.  His ashes will be taken to his home away from home in HI, were a private ceremony will be held.

Original Star of THE PAJAMA GAME, Janis Paige, Recalls Hollywood Golden Age Abuses Photo Original Star of THE PAJAMA GAME, Janis Paige, Recalls Hollywood Golden Age Abuses
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2017

In a new first person essay for The Hollywood Reporter, Janis Paige, the original star of the musical, The Pajama Game, recalls an attempted rape perpetrated upon her during Hollywood's Golden Age.

Greasepaint Presents THE PAJAMA GAME Next Month Photo Greasepaint Presents THE PAJAMA GAME Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Greasepaint Theatre presents the musical, THE PAJAMA GAME, music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, with book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell. The show runs September 1 through September 10, 2017 at Stagebrush Theatre, 7020 E. 2nd St. in Scottsdale.

Photo Flash: Angela Lansbury & More Celebrate MAME's 50th Anniversary at Sardi's
by Caryn Robbins - May 27, 2016

'MAME', starring Angela Lansbury opened on Broadway 50 years ago! Last evening Thursday, May 26th, members of that company gathered for a 50th Anniversary Celebration at Sardi's.

Angela Lansbury & More Celebrate MAME's 50th Anniversary at Sardi's
by Caryn Robbins - May 27, 2016

'MAME', starring Angela Lansbury opened on Broadway 50 years ago! Last evening Thursday, May 26th, members of that company gathered for a 50th Anniversary Celebration at Sardi's.

Janis Paige Videos

BWW TV: Andrew Rannells, Charo and More in the 29th Annual Musical Theatre Benefit, S.T.A.G.E.
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Apr 18, 2013

A company of more than 25 stars of stage and screen entertained a packed house at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills on Saturday night (April 6) at the 29th Annual Southland Theatre Artists Goodwill Event (S.T.A.G.E.). BWW TV's Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans of the JLE Media Group were on hand for an up close and personal look at the event , themed 'Broadway, My Way,' which raised more than $285,000 for HIV/AIDS direct care, education, and advocacy services offered by AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA). Check out the video below!

BWW TV: RHAPSODY IN SETH Premieres at Triad Tonight, 10/11
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 11, 2010

Rhapsody in Seth, written by and starring Seth Rudetsky and directed by Peter Flynn, is a one-man, multi-media comedy about an obsession with high-belting Broadway divas, Gershwin's 'Rhapsody In Blue,' and growing up in Long Island's North Woodmere. The show traces Rudetsky's childhood on Long Island - where being musically talented was praised, but growing up gay wasn't - all the way to a successful Broadway musical director and comedy writer in New York City.


Janis Paige Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Janis Paige been in?
Janis Paige has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Janis Paige been in?
Janis Paige has not appeared in the West End