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Jane White

( b. Oct 30, 1922 New York, New York, USA - d. Jul 24, 2011 New York, New York, USA ) Female
Ms. White was a New York City native who grew up in the Sugar Hill section of Harlem, attended Smith College and the New School. She landed her first Broadway role in the 1945 play Strange Fruit. She would go on to act in the Broadway productions The Insect Comedy, Razzle Dazzle, The Climate of Eden, Take a Giant Step, Jane Eyre and The Power and the Glory, all of which had short runs.

Her most notable credit was creating the role of the Queen Aggravain in Once Upon a Mattress in 1959.


Productions Date of Productions
[Musical, Drama, Revival]
  • Also Starring: Jane White [Solange LaFitte]
Apr 05, 2001 - Jul 14, 2001
The Cuban Thing
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Barbara]
Sep 24, 1968 - Sep 24, 1968
Once Upon a Mattress
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Also Starring: Jane White [The Queen Aggravain]
May 11, 1959 - Jul 02, 1960
The Power and the Glory
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Obregon's Wife]
Dec 10, 1958 - Feb 08, 1959
Jane Eyre
[Play, Romance, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Bertha]
May 01, 1958 - Jun 14, 1958
Take a Giant Step
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Carol]
Sep 24, 1953 - Nov 28, 1953
The Climate of Eden
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Ellen]
Nov 06, 1952 - Nov 22, 1952
Razzle Dazzle
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White
Feb 19, 1951 - Feb 24, 1951
The Insect Comedy
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Young Butterfly, 1st Moth]
Jun 03, 1948 - Jun 12, 1948
Strange Fruit
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Jane White [Nonnie Anderson]
Nov 29, 1945 - Jan 19, 1946
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