Electrically thrilling.
— The New York Times
...a tour-de-force… has an emotional, heartbreaking sense of yearning.
— Newsday
A performer who can reveal the sorrows, pains & joys of the composer’s richly layered repertoire with an intensity and honesty that easily envelops & mesmerizes the listener.
— Variety
When he sings, it’s like the equivalent of watching silk ribbons being unfurled across the sky.
— The Village Voice

From the original Broadway companies of Rent, Shuffle Along, The Gershwin’s Fascinating Rhythm, Marie Christine & Kiss of Spider Woman, not to mention Lincoln Center’s acclaimed revival of Carousel, Stephen Schwartz’s Children of Eden (where he created the role of Cain), & the 20th anniversary concerts of Dreamgirls & Hair, Obie Award-winner DARIUS de HAAS is one of Broadway’s most dynamic & thrilling voices. His stature as a solo artist was launched when he made his Carnegie Hall debut with the Cincinnati Pops. His singular abilities & range in jazz & popular music have established him as a performer who ignites magic wherever he goes. He’s appeared as a special guest artist with The National Symphony, The Philly Pops, The Baltimore Symphony, The Los Angeles Master Chorale & in venues such as London’s Royal Festival Hall, Disney Concert Hall, Lincoln Center’s American Songbook Series (where he gave critically-acclaimed performances of Billy Strayhorn & Stevie Wonder's music), The Kennedy Center & The Alvin Ailey Dance Theater's 50th Gala Celebration. He has performed, recorded &/or toured with such diverse artists as Elvis Costello, Debbie Harry, Marvin Hamlisch, Roberta Flack & Vanessa Williams. TV appearances include My Favorite Broadway: The Love Songs, In The Life, The View, Good Morning America & The Today Show. He can be heard on many original cast recordings, as well as his acclaimed solo CD's, Daydream: Variations on Strayhorn, & with pianist Steven Blier, Quiet Please.