About Jane: Actress
Jane starred on Broadway at Lincoln Center in Reminiscences
of Mozart by His Sister, her own one woman play, which was commissioned
by the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. where she initially performed
it. Her first starring role on Broadway was in Morning Noon & Night,
three one-act plays written by Israel Horowitz, Terrence McNally
and Leonard Melfi.
Off-Broadway in New York, Jane starred in two more of her one woman
plays: Miriam’s Dance as Moses’ sister, and, Dear
Nobody as Fanny Burney, the Eighteenth Century English novelist. Both
plays were produced in Los Angeles. Dear Nobody was also produced
for CBS’ Camera Three,
and toured to London and to festival and Universities throughout
the United States.
Also Off-Broadway Jane starred in her own three-character play,
Jane Avril as well as in All Through the House at the Manhattan
Theatre Club, directed by Lynn Meadow, and in Creamcheese at the
American Place Theatre, directed by Isaiah Sheffer.
Farther Off-Broadway, at the Spoleto Festival, in Italy, she appeared
in Painting on Wood by Ingmar Bergman, directed by Louis Malle,
and in her own play Bats in the Belfry: A Modern Morality in
Three Pieces, directed by Roscoe Lee Browne. In Washington D.C. she played
Rosalind in a musical version of As You Like It, and in 1976 played
six roles in Lewis and Clark, the improvisational bicentennial extravaganza by Arthur Kopit.
Her television credits include: ER, The Heidi Chronicles, Beverly
Hills 90210, The Disappearance of Christina, Bloodlines, Afterburn,
Murder She Wrote, Norman and the Killer, Brothers, Falcon Crest (one year), Knots
Landing (six months), Victims for Victims: The
Theresa Saldana Story, and 79 Park Avenue.
Her film credits include: Rocky I, II, V, Arachnophobia, There
Goes the Neighborhood, True Identitiy, Buckaroo Banzai, One Night
Stand (directed by Talia Shire) and Coming Apart (directed by Milton