Janet Holeman (Mother) Janet is thrilled to be part of the story of Ragtime and its’ wonderful cast and production team at Circle! Because the power of this music is transformative and inspirational, playing “Mother” has been an incredibly exciting and humbling experience for Janet. In recent years, she has been on the educational and production side of music and arts. Janet is an adjunct faculty member at Lipscomb University teaching private voice, various courses, and directing vocals of Opera Workshop and main stage musicals. Show credits there include West Side Story, Les Miserables, Pajama Game, A Buddy Arnold Tribute, Hairspray, Ragtime and Guys and Dolls. Janet also maintains a home teaching studio. She has a Master’s degree in Music from the University of Alabama and her performance credits in Nashville and Alabama theaters include: Welcome to the Club, La Ciesca in Ghianni Schicchi, The Music Man, The Sound of Music, I Remember Mama, Plaza Suite, and Arsenic and Old Lace. “Many thanks to Tim, the great production team, and the nicest cast anyone could ever hope to be a part of! In addition to these wonderful relationships, I thank the treasures of my heart: Mark, Colleen and Casey Holeman.