From musicals to Shakespeare, Darius’ acting resume covers a wide range of roles On and Off Broadway, regionally, on tour, film and TV. A “Broadway Baby” at heart he has been in the casts of Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Lincoln Center’s revival of Carousel , Rent, The Gershwins’ Fascinating Rhythm, Marie Christine, the 20th anniversary concerts of Dreamgirls and Hair, and Shuffle Along. Notable Off-Broadway roles include The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin and his Obie Award winning leading performance in Running Man. He recently appeared on AMC’s hit TV show Dietland and played the role of Duke Senior in As You Like It for Public Works. His voice may be known to musical theater fans for his role of Cain on the premiere American cast recording of the Stephen Schwartz musical Children of Eden in which he sang “Lost In The Wilderness”.
“I was particularly taken with Darius de Haas (so affecting in ‘Running Man’), who gives the show its anchor of emotional reality.” – New York Times review of Bubbly Black Girl…
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR GOSPEL
ALLIANCE THEATER “When Darius de Haas pleads to the heavens in ‘Gethsemane,’ it was evidence of the electrifying magic that will happen when talents for song and character meld in one man.” – TheaterReview.com
Darius as salon owner Paul, gives Plum Kettle (Joy Nash) a make over Season 1 of Dietland.