J. Jared Janas – Hair, Wig, & Make-Up Designer
J. JARED JANAS (Hair, Wig & Make-Up Design) is the owner of Backstage Artistry, providing make-up, hair, and wig design for theater, television, and film. Recent designs include wigs, hair & make-up for The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess and wigs for All About Me and Next to Normal on Broadway, By the Way, Meet Vera Stark (world premier),Twist at the Alliance Theatre, Curtains and Peter Pan at Paper Mill Playhouse, Meet Me in St. Louis at TUTS, NEWSical, Beebo Brinker Chronicles, Shout!, Smokey Joe’s Café, Speech and Debate, Oroonoko, Ohio State Murders, M. Butterfly, Tea and Sympathy, Accomplices, Dinah Was, Silence! the Musical, Trouble in Paradise, The Supreme Court (PBS Documentary) and The Full Monty (National Tour). They have also built wigs currently seen in Wicked, Addams Family, How to Succeed…, and Jersey Boys.
Shout out to Tracy Christensen, Costume Designer, and J. Jared Janas, hair and makeup: Carnegie Hall’s WEST SIDE STORY at The Knockdown Center
Kudos to Summit designer TRACY CHRISTENSEN on her beautifully simply, 'contemporary' costumes and to hair and makeup designer J. JARED JANAS of Backstage Artistry for their work on Carnegie Hall's blazingly fresh, 'energetic' production of WEST SIDE STORY at the...
What do Jessica Ford (Costumes); Les Dickert (Lighting) and J. Jared Janas (Hair/Make-up) have in common?
They all made the list! New York Magazine What to see: New Off Broadway Musicals 3 out of 5 - not bad. INVISIBLE THREAD: J. Jared Janas, Hair/Make-Up NEW YORK ANIMALS: Les Dickert, Lighting THESE PAPER BULLETS: Jessica Ford, costumes
Takeshi Kata, Set Designer, J. Jared Janas, Hair, Wig and Make-Up Designer – OFF THE MAIN ROAD at Williamstown Theatre Festival
Read Ben Brantley's NY Times review: Review: ‘Off the Main Road’ Stars Kyra Sedgwick as a Wife in Distress Tak Kata gets a shout out: Faye makes her flustered entrance — into a second-rate, off-season holiday cabin (Takeshi Kata did the set, which made me think...
THE VISIT starring Chita Rivera – Entertainment Weekly:”…in fact, J. Jared Janas’ corpse-like makeup design…exceptionally haunting…”
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A Musical Nearly 20 Years in the Making: The Visit, Starring Chita Rivera, Arrives On Broadway at Long Last. Read more.
HBO future broadcast of Audra McDonald in LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR AND GRILL. Tracy Christensen, Costume Designer and Wig Design and Special Effects by Rob Greene & J. Jared Janas.
Playbill.com has An Exclusive First Look at Audra McDonald in HBO's Live filming of LADY DAY AR EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL. HBO has filmed Audra McDonald in her Tony Award-winning performance as Billie Holiday in Lanie Robertson's play with music Lady Day at Emerson's...