Appeared (as "Billie Dawn"; replacement) in "Born Yesterday" on Broadway. Comedy. Written / directed by Garson Kanin
. Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager
. Costume Design by Ruth Kanin. Assistant Scenic Design: Charles Elson
. Lyceum Theatre (moved to The Henry Miller's Theatre from 9 Nov 1948-close): 4 Feb 1946-31 Dec 1949 (1642 ...
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You really have to be in Hollywood or New York to be thought of for parts. Then, too, I can't play the roles I once could and I'm not old enough for many of the others. I've lived in London for many years and I couldn't work here, either, because I did not have a work permit until very recently...And my almost total lack of ambition and the fact that I enjoy my life now very much. I'm not aware ...
In 1941, Jan took over actress Virginia Field
's part in the Broadway musical "Panama Hattie" when Field left the show to marry actor Paul Douglas
. By 1950 the marriage between Douglas and Field had ended in divorce and Paul married Jan.