Nate Janis

Actor | Singer

The Short story

Nate Janis is a New York-based performer. He is a graduate of Yale College and the William Esper Studio. 

A versatile actor and singer, Nate has performed all over the world and at venues such as Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. He is as comfortable with Shakespeare and Sondheim as he is with Shepard and Sorkin. Favorite roles he has played include: Leo Frank in Parade, Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing, and Joe in Balm in Gilead. Dream roles include: Prince Hal/Henry V, Skye Masterson, and Bud Parker in the (somehow not yet written) musical adaptation of Pleasantville

When not acting, he enjoys teaching, eating, cheesy 80s movies, discovering new playwrights, binging political think pieces, and Scrubs.