Orfeh can be heard as a voice over on the video games Max Payne 2, Grand Theft Auto/San Andreas and The Warriors.
Orfeh was one of the last people to get hired for a part in the original cast of the Legally Blonde musical.
Orfeh met her husband, Andy Karl when she was in the Broadway run of Saturday Night Fever and he joined the cast.
Orfeh has dyed her hair many colors, including blue when she was a teenager.
As of 2007, Orfeh and her husband, Andy Karl have performed together in the Broadway musical, Legally Blonde.
Orfeh would love to star as Eva Peron in a Broadway revival of Evita.
Orfeh did not miss any performances during her Broadway run in Saturday Night Fever.
Orfeh is a member of NARAS, which allows her to nominate and vote for the Grammy Awards.
Orfeh's nicknames are "Or," "Orf," and "Orfenator."
In 2007, Orfeh was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She also received Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards nominations in 2007 for her role in Legally Blonde.
In April 2008, Orfeh sang The Star-Spangled Banner at the New York Mets vs. Pittsburgh Pirates game at Shea Stadium.
Orfeh was in a dance group, Or-N-More in the 1990s and the group was signed to EMI Records. Orfeh was the lead singer for Or-N-More.
Orfeh's mother came up with the name "Orfeh" from Orfeu Negro, the 1959 film directed by Marcel Camus who is also known as Black Orpheus.
Legally Blonde (Broadway) 2007 Bright Lights, Big City (Philadelphia, PA) 2006 The Great American Trailer Park Musical (Off-Broadway) 2005 Nights on Broadway II (Atlantic City) 2004
Love, Janis (Off-Broadway) 2002
Me and Mrs. Jones (Philadelphia, PA) 2001
Saturday Night Fever (Broadway) 1999
The Gershwins' Fascinating Rhythm Performer (Broadway) 1999 Footloose (Broadway) 1998
Orfeh: If I were going to change my name it would have to be something like Jane Smith. I never thought it was weird until I got into musical theater.
Orfeh: If I didn't have such a burning desire to perform, I might have gone to medical school.
Orfeh: I've got a big Japanese fanbase.
Orfeh: I am a tough chick. I'm a girl that grew up in public school in New York City. I had to be tough!
Orfeh: (On engagement) I freaked out. I didn't see it coming at all. Seriously. I had no clue. I'm generally good about figuring things out...not a clue.