He acted in Fats Waller's musical, "Ain't Misbehavin," at the Ambassador Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Nell Carter, Andrew De Shields, Armelia McQueen, and Charlaine Woodard in the cast. Richard Maltby Jr. Was director.
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Auditioned for the original Broadway production of "Ain't Misbehavin'" because a friend of his had told him that he looked a lot like honky-tonk legend "Fats" Waller. Page did not know how to play the piano. He ended up winning a Drama Desk award for playing Waller. 25 years later Ken directed his own, down-scaled touring production of the show.