A Detroit native, Dane was most recently seen playing
the role of Mereb in the North American touring
production of Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida. Other
favorite credits include Uncle Vanya (Uncle
Vanya),Creon (Antigone), Snoopy (Snoopy, the
musical), Othello (Othello), and Macbeth (Macbeth).
Television: As the World Turns. Film: By the
Numbers. As a writer, he has penned the plays Alex
M., Reflections in a Ditch, and BluBoi2Deep, and the
screenplay SubWays. He is the writer & executive
producer of Drama Queenz. Education: Columbia U.,
Seton Hall U., Interlochen.
Most recently seen as Angel in the national tour of the
musical Rent. Last seen playing Judah/Calypso soloist
in the B'way tour of Joseph... Dreamcoat. This Detroit
native's credits include: Pippin, Lachuisa's Wild Party,
Chicago, La Cage Aux Folles, and much more. Training:
The Boston Conservatory, Interlochen Arts Academy.
Thanks to family and God for the endless love and
support. This is for Elisa. www.KristenAlexGriffith.com
|Troy Valjean Rucker|
N.Y./Regional: Elegies for Angels…, Calling (La MaMa),
Margaret Garner (NYCOpera), 365 Days/365 Plays,
Show Boat, Ragtime, South Pacific, Angels In America
(PAGE Award Nomination - Best Featured Actor in a
Play), L’Histoire du Soldat, Babes In Toyland, operas
of: Verdi, Puccini, Beethoven, Joplin.
National/European Tours: Jesus Christ Superstar,
International Symphony. Performances at Carnegie
Hall, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, Aretha Franklin
with the Detroit Symphony. TV/Commercials: History
Channel, NBC, UPN, Ford Motor Company.