Darius de Haas (born September 29, 1968) is an American stage actor and singer.
Biography [ edit ]
He was born in
Chicago and raised in a musical family—his father is bassist Eddie de Haas and his mother Geraldine was one of the Bey sisters of the musical trio Andy and The Bey Sisters. De Haas is especially noted for his extremely wide vocal range.
He appeared in the
Broadway productions of , Rent , Kiss of the Spider Woman , and Carousel and the Marie Christine Paper Mill Playhouse cast of . He won an Children of Eden Obie Award for his performance in the title role in Diedre Murray's jazz opera Running Man. In recent years he has become known as a concert artist, having notably performed and recorded the music of Billy Strayhorn and Stevie Wonder. Among his more recent acting projects has been playing Jesus in the Alliance Theatre's re-imagining of Webber- Rice's (re-titled Jesus Christ Superstar JCS Gospel).
Discography [ edit ]
Day Dream (2002)
Quiet Please (2010)
What I Wanna Be When I Grow Up by Scott Alan, singing the song "Take Me Away" (2010) [1 ]
Thirteen Stories Down – The Songs Of Jonathan Reid Gealt by Jonathan Reid Gealt, singing the song "Wanting" (2010) [2 ]
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